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San homes lie abandoned

21 hours ago | Cultural

The !Xun, ‡Akhoe and Hai||om San communities have abandoned about 200 modern homes that were built for them in 2005 by former deputy prime minister Libertina Amathila at Ekoka and Oshanashiwa villages.The two villages...

Land activists say they won't give up

21 hours ago | Politics

The Landless People's Movement has indicated its intention to approach the ombudsman to compel the land reform ministry to release its version of the resettlement programme beneficiaries list.According to LPM member Olsen Kahiriri, the list...

Rosh Pinah Zinc workers want specialist fired

21 hours ago | Labour

Workers at the Rosh Pinah Zinc Mine have given management four working days to remove its employee relations specialist, Angeline Barnard-Hagen, or face “unforeseen action”.In a petition, the workers express their disgruntlement about the “unbearable”...

Ondonga backs Nangolo to succeed Elifas

21 hours ago | Cultural

The Ondonga Traditional Authority on Tuesday affirmed that Fillemon Shuumbwa Nangolo is the Ondonga king-in-waiting.The OTA said in a statement that King Immanuel Kauluma Elifas nominated Nangolo as his successor on 20 September 2002 and...

Hoff guilty of attempted murder of husband

21 hours ago | Crime

Susanne Hoff (56) was found guilty of the attempted murder of her estranged husband, Egbert Hoff, by the Windhoek Regional Court yesterday.Hoff, who pleaded not guilty, was acquitted on the original charge of conspiracy to...