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Logistical problems force Nigeria election delay

1 hour ago | Africa

Nigeria's electoral watchdog today postponed presidential and parliamentary elections for one week, just hours before polls were due to open.The two main political parties swiftly condemned the move and accused each other of orchestrating the...

Our people sustain our group

1 day - 15 February 2019 | Columns

Engaged employees help establish better relationships with customers, since staff are the ones who are actually in contact with customers. This is why FirstRand Namibia focuses heavily on internal transformation to embrace its diversity, embed...

Foreign graduates protest 'unfair' tests

1 day - 15 February 2019 | Health

Dozens of foreign-trained medical and dentistry graduates took to the streets yesterday to protest against a pre-internship exam which they claim is unfair and discriminatory.One of the graduates, Giselinde Aluvilu, said the group was not...

Hostel a threat to lives

1 day - 15 February 2019 | Education

The Kavango West education directorate continues to subsidise a dilapidated church hostel at Nkurenkuru, despite a 2010 directive by the health ministry that it must be closed down.The Nkurenkuru Evangelical Lutheran Church in Namibia (Elcin)...

Mutorwa’s journey with science

1 day - 15 February 2019 | People

Justicia Shipena Marius Mutorwa is a lecturer at the Namibia University of Science and Technology (Nust) in the department of health and applied sciences. He is responsible for teaching, learning, assessments,...