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2015 FMD outbreak was 'ploy'

24 minutes ago | Agriculture

Farmers in the northern communal areas (NCA) are of the opinion that the foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) outbreak of 2015 was a political ploy to stop the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) from declaring the...

Charges coming for Rundu cops

24 minutes ago | Police

An internal Namibian police probe could likely see five or six Rundu police officers charged with negligence of duty connected to the recent mass murder of five family members ranging in age from 77 to...

Titan laid to rest

24 minutes ago | Local News

It was a sombre day just south of the capital as historic statesman and liberation veteran Dr Theo-Ben Gurirab was laid to rest. Namibia has mourned Gurirab since his death on 14 July in a...

Jobless youth give Friday deadline

24 minutes ago | Local News

A group of unemployed graduates including accountants, lawyers, economists, agriculturalists and others, took to the streets on Friday protesting the Namibian government's inability to create jobs for them. About 250 graduates marched from the Wernhil...

Nangombe is new health permanent secretary

24 minutes ago | Ministries

The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) has appointed Benetus Nangombe as the new permanent secretary for the Ministry of Health and Social Services. In a media statement issued on Friday, the secretary to the...