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Phosphate judgment on Thursday

22 hours ago | Environment

Environment minister Pohamba Shifeta has reserved judgment until Thursday on whether the granting of an environmental clearance certificate to Namibian Marine Phosphate (NMP) will be upheld. A public hearing held yesterday at the head...

Court reins in spies

22 hours ago | Justice

The flimsy fig leaf of national security and secrecy, used by government, especially the Namibia Central Intelligence Service (NCIS), to withhold information in a constitutional democracy, has effectively been torn away by the High Court....

Public grills ECN contenders

22 hours ago | Government

OGONE TLHAGEThe Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) has started interviewing candidates for the position of chief electoral officer.For the first time ever, the process, which kicked off yesterday, was open to public scrutiny.Five candidates, all...

Building a brighter future

22 hours ago | Education

Elizabeth JosephOn 11 June, Moses //Garo√ęb Primary School received a well-deserved donation of a new school block funded by the Japanese government. This event was officiated by Japanese ambassador to Namibia, Hideaki Harada.Despite being situated...

Wife killer possibly has brain damage

22 hours ago | Justice

A degree of organic brain damage was found in Willem Visagie Barnard, convicted of the murder of his wife, by a consultant clinical psychologist who evaluated him.The psychologist, Erwina Mensah-Husselman, called by defence lawyer Advocate...