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Mujoro denies dodging 'independent' prickly pear

15 hours ago | Politics

Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) chief electoral officer Theo Mujoro has denied dodging the prickly subject of independent candidates standing in elections in the country, following his last-minute withdrawal as the keynote speaker at a...

Geingob stirs pot

15 hours ago | Politics

President Hage Geingob is meeting Swapo regional leaders across the country in the afternoons, after his ongoing town hall and regional meetings with the public.In a letter addressed to Swapo secretary-general Sophia Shaningwa, dated 3...

Giant load turns heads

15 hours ago | Transport

At an average speed of 25 kilometres per hour, a super-abnormal freight operation transporting a 175-tonne transformer from Johannesburg to a NamPower substation just outside of Otjiwarongo will be completed after an estimated six-week journey.Over...

Respect is a two-way street

15 hours ago | Columns

The ongoing debate unfolding in the National Assembly, which puts social cohesion in the spotlight, is quite interesting. For far too long we have observed disturbing trends that suggest our collective failure to adopt fundamental...

Oshakati abattoir to reopen soon

15 hours ago | Agriculture

KIAT Investment Holdings, which has been awarded a tender to manage the Oshakati abattoir, says the plant will soon resume operations.This will be a relief to farmers in the northern communal areas (NCAs) who have...