Cultural

King Elifas used for enrichment

5 days ago - 14 June 2018 | Cultural

An aide to Ondonga king Immanuel Kauluma Elifas has confirmed they are aware of individuals who have been using his name to enrich themselves, including by registering him as a beneficiary of business deals without...

Hikuminue Kapika continues battle for chieftaincy

2 weeks ago - 05 June 2018 | Cultural

Hikuminue Kapika has indicated that he will appeal a High Court decision to strip him of his chieftaincy of the Kapika Traditional Authority as he continues to lobby for the Baynes hydro-electric dam project. ...

Keeping language alive

2 weeks ago - 04 June 2018 | Cultural

An expert in African languages has warned that government policies are often not conducive to promoting indigenous languages.Speaking at the Nama Cultural Festival held in Keetmanshoop recently, Andy Chebanne, a professor in languages and linguistics...

Ondonga rebellion deepens

2 weeks ago - 30 May 2018 | Cultural

The Ondonga community has been hit by a new rebellion within its ranks, with eight councillors deserting the traditional authority in support of the seven councillors dismissed by King Immanuel Kauluma Elifas in July last...

Culture lays a strong foundation

2 weeks ago - 30 May 2018 | Cultural

Uukwambi chief Herman Ndilimani Iipumbu has urged fellow Namibians to embrace the importance of identifying themselves with their respective totems, while adding respect for culture lays a strong foundation. He said a nation without culture...

Nama will be own liberators - Kooper

2 weeks ago - 30 May 2018 | Cultural

The Nama will be left with no other option but to be their own liberators, if the Namibian government does not include them and the...

Genocide descendants to march on Küska

3 weeks ago - 28 May 2018 | Cultural

The descendants of the survivors of the 1904 - 1908 genocide held a meeting to voice their concerns on several issues affecting their community at...

Namibians urged to embrace culture

3 weeks ago - 28 May 2018 | Cultural

For a peaceful coexistence and healthy lifestyle, Namibians are urged to embrace their culture and traditions. This is according to the deputy minister of...

Nama gear up for cultural fiesta

3 weeks ago - 24 May 2018 | Cultural

The southern town of Keetmanshoop will spring to life this weekend, with hundreds expected to attend the first-ever Nama Cultural Festival. The festival, which kicks...

Mushelenga, Shanghala in firing line

1 month - 15 May 2018 | Cultural

Urban and rural development minister Peya Mushelenga and his justice counterpart, Sacky Shanghala, are being accused by the Ondonga Traditional Authority of being responsible for...

Battle of Sam Khubis remembered

1 month - 09 May 2018 | Cultural

The Rehoboth Baster community on Monday remembered the battle of Sam Khubis in Rehoboth with an ecumenical worship service before departing to Sam Khubis, some...

Pastors prey on the poor

1 month - 30 April 2018 | Cultural

The spotlight will be firmly focused on Pentecostal churches in Namibia if the Council of Churches in Namibia has anything to say about the matter....

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Ondonga heir apparent hits back...

2 months ago - 19 April 2018 | Cultural

One of the claimants to the Ondonga throne, Fillemon Shuumbwa Nangolo, has taken issue with urban and rural development minister Peya Mushelenga following his recent...

Ovaherero remember genocide

2 months ago - 03 April 2018 | Cultural

Ovaherero paramount chief Vekuii Rukoro called for a speedy conclusion of what he termed “unfinished business” between his tribe and the German government. Rukoro...

In perfect harmony

2 months ago - 03 April 2018 | Cultural

Michelline NawatisesThe concert in Zoo Park was held to raise funds for the Cota youth choir to participate in the World Choir Games that will...

Oniipa history revived

2 months ago - 03 April 2018 | Cultural

The Oniipa Town Council, through its company LA Oniipa Investments (Pty) Ltd, has acquired the operating rights to two historic sites in northern Namibia from...

Shanghala a tsakanene naaleli yaNdonga

2 months ago - 28 March 2018 | Cultural

Ominista yUuyuki, Sacky Shanghala oya tsakanene naaleli mboka ya thika po 19 mwakwatelwa mboka ya Ii ya tidhwa miilonga kOmukwaniilwa gwaNdonga, na okwa tsakanene wo...

Shanghala in Ondonga fray

2 months ago - 27 March 2018 | Cultural

Justice minister Sacky Shanghala has met with members of the Ondonga community courts, which are being administered by the Ondonga Traditional Authority, at Ondangwa last...

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