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A Swapo pot postscript

4 minutes ago | Columns

Dr Elijah Ngurare This is Africa, where the pendulum of political speech is not always proportional to the tower of reality. A lot will be said and much more will remain unsaid because of fear...

Snuffed out

9 hours ago | Accidents

JANA-MARI SMITHA total of 101 people have died in 335 car crashes around Namibia in the past month.Experts agree that driver attitudes, and passengers' acceptance of risky driver behaviour, are at the heart of the...

Sex, verbal abuse rife in workplaces

9 hours ago | Labour

Workplaces in Namibia are rife with sexual and verbal abuse by bosses or clients who are rarely held to account for fear of further harassment or being fired. Namibian attitudes, including dismissing and joking about...

We need a lasting solution

9 hours ago | Columns

We have dedicated our front page today to all those who have lost their lives in road crashes this past month. Given our space constraints it was not possible to include the names of all...

25 years for axe murderer

9 hours ago | Justice

A Rundu man has been sentenced to 25 years behind bars for killing his grandfather with a traditional axe, a panga and a knife after the elderly man had tried to stop an assault on...