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No to mandatory jab, PDM shadow health minister says

9 hours ago | Government

Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) shadow minister for health Thimotheus Shihumbu says Cabinet, the Office of the Attorney General and the ministry of justice should not consider mandatory Covid-19 vaccinations, saying it contravenes the National Health...

Judge chastises ‘homophobic’ home affairs

2 hours ago | Justice

JANA-MARI SMITH WINDHOEKNamibian High Court judge Thomas Masuku has taken aim at the home affairs ministry’s discrimination against same-sex couples.In his judgement granting citizenship to the surrogate-born Namibian son of a...

Govt’s phone spying edges closer

2 hours ago | Technology

MATHIAS HAUFIKU and JEMIMA BEUKES WINDHOEKGovernment is pushing ahead with plans to get a legal mandate to intercept phone calls as well as compel...

Tweya raps agri ministry over knuckles

2 hours ago | Ministries

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKFormer trade minister and chairperson of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Natural Resources Tjekero Tweya this week tore into the agriculture ministry’s failure to keep proper records on the land...

MTC budgets N$12m to incentivise vaccinations

2 hours ago | Health

ESTER KAMATI WINDHOEKTelecommunications giant MTC yesterday launched its new VaxUp081 campaign, which is aimed at increasing vaccination numbers in the country and aiding the...