Cultural

Children of the wind

1 month - 12 December 2018 | Cultural

The Kai !Akhoen Hai//om San say they are tired of being treated like “brainless” immigrants in their country of birth and have also accused government of perpetuating their oppression by appointing other tribes to handle...

Hambukushu chief gets support

1 month - 11 December 2018 | Cultural

Supporters of Hambukushu chief Erwin Munika Mbambo believe that certain top government officials are behind a committee trying to overthrow the chief.This allegation was made on Saturday at Mukwe in the Kavango East Region, where...

Fourteen years of children's joy

1 month - 04 December 2018 | Cultural

Tanja Bause – The Ohlthaver & List group of companies recently hosted a Christmas party for orphaned and vulnerable children in Windhoek for the 14th consecutive year.According to Patricia Hoeksema, from Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL),...

A truly Namibian Christmas stocking

1 month - 04 December 2018 | Cultural

From surviving in the Namib desert to reptiles to forgotten fairy tales passed on from generation to generation, the Namibian Scientific Society boast an array of books ideal for every Namibian’s Christmas stocking.*Namib: Surviving...

Even Father Christmas gets a holiday!

1 month - 04 December 2018 | Cultural

Children at Delta Primary School discuss where Father Christmas likes to go on holiday and what life is like at the North Pole. Anna Leonard (6) “Once upon a time there lived a Father...

Sakpas idees vir Kersfees

1 month - 04 December 2018 | Cultural

Elvira Hattingh - As jou begroting vanjaar nie veel vir Kersgeskenke toelaat nie en jy ‘n kreatiewe siel is, kan jy dalk handgemaakte soutdeegitems oorweeg....

Tales of a Namibian Christmas

1 month - 04 December 2018 | Cultural

Henriette Lamprecht – “Throughout the land we sing, we drum. Our hearts beat hope for Christ to come.”In a nutshell, the words of Namibian poet...

Só vier Namibiërs Kersfees in ander lande

1 month - 04 December 2018 | Cultural

Francoise Steynberg – Namibiërs wat in die buiteland bly, vertel hoe hulle Kersfees in hul nuwe lande vier. Tog skemer die verlange na familie en...

Chief axed again

2 months ago - 13 November 2018 | Cultural

A committee established by the Hambukushu tribe has renewed its demand that Chief Erwin Munika Mbambo relinquish power.In a letter dated 8 November 2018, the...

Still no trace of Mandume's head

2 months ago - 13 November 2018 | Cultural

There is still no indication where the head of Oukwanyama king Mandume Ya Ndemufayo ended up after his death in 1917.The Oukwanyama Traditional Authority says...

Ompangu ya yi moshipala eganithilo miilonga lyelelo epe lyaNdonga

2 months ago - 06 November 2018 | Cultural

Aaleli yahamano mboka ya kuthwa miilonga mElelo lyaNdonga omvula ya piti, mEtitano oye shi pondola okumona epopilo lyompangu opo ka ku tsikilwe...

Lawyers accused of misconduct

2 months ago - 29 October 2018 | Cultural

Elia Shikongo of Shikongo Law Chambers is taking serious exception to an accusation by NamRights' Phil ya Nangoloh that his practice under no circumstances could...

Cultural

Headmen in cash-for-favours row

3 months ago - 25 September 2018 | Cultural

Well-known northern businessman Tobias Kuutumbeni says he paid three Oukwanyama Traditional Authority councillors so he could acquire a community earthen dam and the surrounding Ohakweenyanga...

Oshakati unites against gender violence

4 months ago - 14 September 2018 | Cultural

A group of Oshakati men are preparing to host the Eembenzi (Beard) festival, in order to raise awareness about the battle against gender-based violence.The one-day...

Bondelswarts dispute rages on

4 months ago - 13 September 2018 | Cultural

The Bondelswarts Traditional Authority is still embroiled in a bitter battle over the chieftainship despite clear instructions from the former minister of urban and rural...

Namibia under a dark cloud...

4 months ago - 11 September 2018 | Cultural

President Hage Geingob says Namibia is currently under a dark cloud of a social evil that threatens to destroy the fabric of its social harmony.“Our...

Olufuko detractors lashed

4 months ago - 31 August 2018 | Cultural

Swapo secretary-general Sophia Shaningwa, Founding President Sam Nujoma and Vice-President Nangolo Mbumba were among those who delivered strong statements in defence of the Olufuko festival...

Olufuko registers 47 girls for...

4 months ago - 22 August 2018 | Cultural

Forty-seven girls have so far been registered to undergo initiation at the 2018 Olufuko Cultural Festival to be held at Outapi in the Omusati Region...

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