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No limits for Doeseb

1 hour ago | People

Michelline Nawatises Axali Doeseb has been playing ice hockey since 2003.Every day after school he would jump the Tagesheim aftercare centre’s fence to watch other kids skate. In 2003 coach Roman approached Doeseb and...

Two in court after record dagga bust

1 hour ago | Justice

ILENI NANDJATO Northern businessmen Paavo Hatutale (47) and co-accused Nicodemus Shekunyenge (21) appeared before the Ohangwena Magistrate’s Court yesterday in connection with a truckload of dagga worth more than N$1 million.The two...

Drought fear looms large

1 hour ago | Disasters

ELLANIE SMIT Namibia faces a 150 000-tonne grain shortfall by the end of April this year, as drought conditions continue to worsen across the country.Extremely poor rainfall...

No retrenchments at ODC, NDC

1 hour ago | Government

The head of the newly established Namibia Industrialisation Development Agency (NIDA), Uparura Kuvare, says no staff members of the former Offshore Development Company (ODC) and Namibia Development Corporation (NDC) will be retrenched.The two entities become...

Noordoewer seeking status as a town

1 hour ago | Government

NOORDOEWER – The councillor of the Karasburg West Constituency, Paulus Ephraim, has urged government to consider proclaiming the settlement of Noordoewer a town as the population is increasing rapidly. He was speaking during a briefing...