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NamRights to sue over Olufuko

20 hours ago | Justice

NamRights is preparing a lawsuit to stop the Olufuko festival and other cultural practices that it considers harmful sexual initiations.It intends to lodge the legal challenge before the end of the year, and argues Olufuko...

219 arrested, N$4.5m in fines

20 hours ago | Accidents

JANA-MARI SMITHA two-month safety campaign targeting two of the most notorious national road stretches in the country resulted in fines totalling N$4.5 million and 219 people being arrested for drunk driving.A total of 34 373...

Ombudsman studies ‘master list’

20 hours ago | Agriculture

JEMIMA BEUKES Ombudsman John Walters says he needs time to collate and verify the resettlement master list handed to him by the land reform ministry.Walters said he will only...

Parents and sex education

20 hours ago | Opinion

There is a myth that sex education leads to promiscuity.Often it is uncomfortable for parents to talk to their young children about sex, but in this case ignorance is not bliss.Far from it, children are...

Namibia on alert for new SA poaching tactics

20 hours ago | Environment

A Namibian anti-poaching organisation is warning Namibian game rangers to be aware of a deadly new tactic in South Africa where poachers have reportedly begun building home-made explosive devices to combat anti-poaching rangers.Intelligence Support Against...