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Education kneecapped by shortage of 5 000 classrooms

22 hours ago | Education

KENYA KAMBOWERUNDUEducation minister Anna Nghipondoka says Namibia has a backlog of over 5 000 classrooms, which has made it a challenge to comply with the World Health Organisation's (WHO) social distancing protocols.Speaking at the inauguration...

Samherji begs for release of seized vessel

22 hours ago | Fishing

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKIcelandic firm Samherji, which is at the centre of the Fishrot bribery scandal, has asked Namibian authorities to release its fishing vessel Heinaste, which the police seized in February.The Namibian police impounded the controversial...

Fishing quota auction storm grows

22 hours ago | Fishing

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKGovernment's decision to auction off its fishing quota, and then use the proceeds to finance its efforts to fight the Covid-19 pandemic is continuing to be met with scepticism and a growing sense of...

Marketing through the lens of a creative

22 hours ago | People

ESTER KAMATIAs part of the DOLOLO group of entrepreneurs and a 2019 alumnus of the Africa Pathfinders Leadership initiative, Andreas Elifas’s objective is to attain an engaging position in the creative industry which is optimal...

Thought leadership

22 hours ago | People

NDANGI KATOMAIn a very short time, the coronavirus has changed so much about our lives.It is easy to think you’ll never get ahead when you have mounting bills to pay, on a reduced or lost...