Environment

Filthy Adolfi targeted

3 days ago - 24 May 2018 | Environment

After tomorrow's National Clean-up Day residents of Adolfi location along the Ondangwa-Ongwediva main road in the Oshana Region are urged to stop dumping rubbish in a stream of the Cuvelai-Etosha Basin.In an interview with Namibian...

Friday is clean-up day

4 days ago - 23 May 2018 | Environment

Namibia's first World Heritage Site, Twyfelfontein, has been cleaned up in the build-up towards the National Clean-Up Campaign taking place this Friday.The CEO of the Hospitality Association (HAN), Gita Paetzold, said many tourism entities have...

Namibia praised for conservation

1 week ago - 18 May 2018 | Environment

Namibia has been lauded for it conservation efforts and for involving local communities in the management of natural resources through the Community Based Natural Resources Management (CBNRM) programme.International relations minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah said this at...

Illegal sand mining divides Uukwambi

1 week ago - 17 May 2018 | Environment

The Uukwambi Traditional Authority is on the warpath and has threatened a pressure group that is demanding answers to the illegal mining of sand for commercial purposes that has left a trail of environmental destruction...

Illegal sand mining: A crime condoned

2 weeks ago - 08 May 2018 | Environment

The illegal mining of sand for commercial purposes in northern Namibia continues undeterred and the government is being accused of ignoring the environmental destruction.Illegal sand mining is a lucrative business, with construction companies and individuals...

Conservation land hijacked

3 weeks ago - 03 May 2018 | Environment

Community conservation areas in Ohangwena have been hijacked by private individuals, who have demarcated private farms for themselves, in a scheme that implicates traditional leaders.At...

Shifeta a ndjiki oonyala mevi

3 weeks ago - 02 May 2018 | Environment

Ominista yomidhingoloko oya tsu omuthindo kutya kape na omuntu taka futilwa ngele uuhasha owa dhana onkandangala sha etitha adhipagwe koshiyamakuti.Minista Pohamba Shifeta okwa popi kutya...

Shifeta stands his ground

3 weeks ago - 30 April 2018 | Environment

The environment and tourism minister, Pohamba Shifeta, says he will not apologise for saying that the government will not pay N$100 000 compensation for people...

Getting climate change smart

1 month - 26 April 2018 | Environment

The Oshana governor, Clemens Kashuupulwa, has welcomed the climate smart conservation project which is being implemented by the Namibia Development Trust (NDT) at community-based organisations...

Rhino heroes rewarded

1 month - 26 April 2018 | Environment

Last week, four farmworkers were rewarded at Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) for their brave and courageous work which led to three suspected rhino poachers.The suspected...

Namibia in firing line over climate change

1 month - 25 April 2018 | Environment

Namibia's development partners have raised concerns about government's commitment towards supporting the objectives of the Environmental Investment Fund (EIF), as well as its inadequate capitalisation....

Conservancy governance needs urgent attention

1 month - 23 April 2018 | Environment

Environment minister Pohamba Shifeta said governance in conservancies need urgent attention and that this will be addressed without delay. Speaking during his budget motivation in...

Environment

Uuministeli womidhingoloko wa yelitha

1 month - 20 April 2018 | Environment

Otaku ka ningwa tango omakonaaakono kUuministeli wOmidhingoloko uuna omuntu a dhipagwa koshiyamakuti, opo ku monike ngele inaku longwa uuhasha wontumba. Shoka oshimwe shomiipumbiwa momulandu...

Etosha debacle sparks national probe

1 month - 19 April 2018 | Environment

The environment ministry has launched a full-scale investigation at the Deeds Office in Windhoek to determine whether there is any privately owned land in Namibia's...

New conservancy land disputed

1 month - 19 April 2018 | Environment

A Kavango West man has accused the Uukwangali Traditional Authority of stealing his land, which he claimed was now allocated to a newly proclaimed conservancy....

China, Nam to take hands...

1 month - 19 April 2018 | Environment

A proposal has been made for Chinese and Namibian authorities to cooperate in eliminating poaching and cracking syndicates that operate in both countries. The news...

Negligence must be probed in...

1 month - 19 April 2018 | Environment

Investigations have to be conducted by the environment ministry when a person is killed by a wild animal to ensure that there was no negligence....

Anthrax outbreak declared over

1 month - 17 April 2018 | Environment

The anthrax outbreak in the western part of the Bwabwata National Park in the Kavango East Region has been contained and declared over. To...

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