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Renewed plea for 2% donation

1 day - 19 July 2019 | Local News

A public notice signed by secretary to the cabinet George Simataa, dated for Thursday last week, makes a “humble appeal to all Namibians to donate up to 2% of their annual basic salary. This request...

Hope rekindled at Linus Shashipapo

1 day - 19 July 2019 | Education

Hope has been finally been rekindled that Linus Shashipapo Secondary School, which is currently in a sorry state, will be renovated.This comes after a tender to do major renovations at the school was recently advertised....

Zero cattle on offer at Oshana auction

1 day - 19 July 2019 | Agriculture

The Oshana Regional Livestock Marketing Cooperative suspects that livestock prices have dropped so low because of the drought that farmers are no longer willing to sell. No sellers turned up for a scheduled auction...

Vulnerable and alone

1 day - 19 July 2019 | Social Issues

After an initial projection in 2008 that there would be 250 000 orphans and vulnerable children under the age of 15 by 2021, President Hage Geingob announced during his State of the Nation Address in...

Impunity fuels corruption

1 day - 19 July 2019 | Columns

City of Windhoek CEO Robert Kahimise last week lifted the lid on shady land deals at the municipality, which has for years been a contentious issue. Kahimise, while addressing journalists last Friday, appeared to suggest...