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Shanghala plays the artful dodger

9 hours ago | Politics

CATHERINE SASMAN Justice minister Sacky Shanghala, who is alleged to have booked out electronic voting machines (EVMs) that have been missing since 2017, is remaining mum, and has instead deferred to the...

Drownings sour rain relief

9 hours ago | Accidents

Life-giving rainfall in the north has led to two schoolboys drowning in Oshana on Monday. A Chinese national also drowned on Sunday at the Olushandja/Etaka Dam in Omusati Region. Bernhard Bernhard (13), a Grade...

O&L/Dinapama deal commendable

9 hours ago | Columns

The Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group recently procured casual corporate golf shirts for its 6 000 employees from local manufacturer Dinapama. This is no ordinary feat.The deal defies Namibia's sleepy approach to its much-trumpeted 'Growth...

'Leave us in peace'

9 hours ago | Local News

Residents of Rundu's Tumweneni informal settlement held a peaceful demonstration at the offices of the town council yesterday morning. They demanded that they be respected and left in peace.The council refused to accept the group's...

Life for plotting husband's murder

9 hours ago | Justice

Rachel Rittmann (49), who arranged the murder of her husband Rudolph Rittmann (34) for financial gain and freedom to continue a love affair, was sentenced to life in prison yesterday.“All we can say is that...