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Bomb blast survivors cry foul

4 hours ago | History

Twenty-nine years after the Oshakati Barclays Bank bomb blast that killed 27 people, victims of the tragedy are still waiting for compensation from the government. “Why do you remember the day and commemorate it...

Early bird catches the worm

4 hours ago | Society

Since the start of the rainy season hordes of men and women have been spotted with colourful buckets along the road between Rehoboth and Omeya, hunting for mopane worms. According to Cornelia Geronimos, one...

Illegal weapon amnesty ends

4 hours ago | Police

Close to 100 000 rounds of illegal ammunition and more than 1 000 illegal firearms were handed over to the police during the past six months.On 18 August last year, the police announced an amnesty...

Winter and summer time in parliament today

4 hours ago | Government

Home affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana will table a bill today that stipulates whether Namibia will stick with different time zones in winter and summer.She announced this in the National Assembly last week. For years business...

National Council rejects PPP Bill

4 hours ago | Government

The Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) Bill of 2016 was rejected by the National Council yesterday.Many members of parliament in the National Council preferred a PPP policy instead of an Act of Parliament.Based on the recommendations of a...