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Thought Leadership

12 hours ago | Columns

Ashante MannettiIn this fast-paced world we try to juggle a million things at once. Job, family, friends, eating healthy and we know we still need to find time to exercise. In an ideal world we...

Be safe this Easter

12 hours ago | Columns

Easter is always a busy period on our roads, as thousands embark on journeys to various destinations, so they can spend time with their loved ones. In fact, more people are expected on our roads...

Back to consciousness

12 hours ago | Columns

What's up music fans? Firstly, shout-out to you guys for keeping the culture alive; your support for Namibian arts and entertainment in recent years is impressive. I was having a conversation with one of the...

Our moral paralysis

1 day - 17 April 2019 | Columns

Namibians are reeling in shock following a wave of killings in the past couple of days. As outrage grows, the spate of violent incidents reported in the last week or so are also a sad...

Never have I ever

2 days ago - 16 April 2019 | Columns

Evany van WykI have I ever voted, been to America or committed a crime. Never have I ever wanted to die or pretended to be someone I’m not. This is usually where young people start...

Elections must be credible

2 days ago - 16 April 2019 | Columns

There is no iota of doubt that voter education and effective registration campaigns remain a core issue if the Electoral Commission of Namibia is to...

Flashing into a new era

6 days ago - 12 April 2019 | Columns

Let me balance you like Sunny Boy back in the day and get straight to the point. I love art and entertainment. Okay, now that...

The snowball effect

1 week ago - 10 April 2019 | Columns

The ailing state of local government in Namibia is succinctly illustrated by the current woes at the Rehoboth town council, which owes NamWater N$20 million,...

The souring Ondonga fracas

1 week ago - 09 April 2019 | Columns

There is no end in sight to the bitter infighting engulfing the Ondonga Traditional Authority, even though there have been renewed calls for the warring...

We need delivery

1 week ago - 08 April 2019 | Columns

As the general election looms, political parties will come out of their cocoons by intensifying their electoral campaigns. The National Assembly and presidential elections are...

Stop pussyfooting around xenophobia

1 week ago - 05 April 2019 | Columns

Xenophobic attacks targeting Zimbabweans and other foreign nationals have once again reared their ugly head in South Africa. The attacks on fellow Africans are unfortunate...

The need for more podcasts

1 week ago - 05 April 2019 | Columns

Podcasts use an audio file to share information through computers or portable music devices like MP3 players. With the popularity of podcasts rapidly rising globally,...

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No to veils of secrecy

2 weeks ago - 02 April 2019 | Columns

Transparency is one of the basic principles of good governance and there is no doubt that fostering a culture of being open and accountable deepens...

Once a Puk, always a...

2 weeks ago - 02 April 2019 | Columns

Lucinda Van Schalkwyk - North-West University in PotchefstroomAs an old Windhoek High School learner, the North-West University in Potchefstroom is just the right place for...

Education ministry to the rescue

2 weeks ago - 29 March 2019 | Columns

The ministry has come up with four easy steps to follow if you find yourself in a situation where you either lost your certificates or...

What about housing?

2 weeks ago - 29 March 2019 | Columns

Finance minister Calle Schlettwein may have managed to strike a fine balancing act in his national budget delivered this week, but we are not convinced...

Trust the process

2 weeks ago - 29 March 2019 | Columns

Sometimes I wonder if anybody ever reads this page. Personally, when I open Namibian Sun on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays the first piece I usually...

Christian dating and courting

3 weeks ago - 26 March 2019 | Columns

Michelline NawatisesThey could be dating for good reasons or for bad ones. It is important to know the consequences of dating for bad reasons, and...

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