Government

PM warns employees of shorter leash

12 hours ago | Government

Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila this week warned staff members of her office that she would not accept complacency and that she would shorten the leash when it came to discipline. She was speaking during...

Geingob in London for Commonwealth business

1 day - 18 April 2018 | Government

President Hage Geingob yesterday departed for London to attend the Commonwealth Business Forum and Commonwealth of Heads of Government meeting starting tomorrow. The presidency also announced that the president is expected to meet with the...

Geingob departs for London

2 days ago - 17 April 2018 | Government

President Hage Geingob is departing for London this morning to attend the Commonwealth Business Forum and Commonwealth of Heads of Government meeting on Thursday. The presidency also announced this morning that the president is expected...

Nghiwete suspended pending probe

2 days ago - 17 April 2018 | Government

The CEO and head of the secretariat of the Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF), Hilya Nghiwete, has been suspended with immediate effect by the new board under the chairpersonship of Jerome Mutumba.The suspension was...

Home Affairs to close three more offices

2 days ago - 17 April 2018 | Government

The Ministry of Home Affairs is to close three little-used local offices, minister Frans Kapofi said while motivating the ministry's budget vote in the National Assembly. He said it was a drain on resources...

No public funds for Geingob's Areva lawsuit

3 days ago - 16 April 2018 | Government

President Hage Geingob is threatening legal action over corruption allegations involving Areva in his private capacity and no state funds will be used. His...

President's budget cut by N$200m

6 days ago - 13 April 2018 | Government

Despite a 32% reduction in its budget, newly appointed presidential affairs minister Martin Andjaba is confident that the office of the president will be able...

Mutorwa wants assets list

1 week ago - 12 April 2018 | Government

Newly appointed minister of works and transport John Mutorwa has said that he would like to be provided with a complete list of assets owned...

State House rocked by Areva arrests

1 week ago - 10 April 2018 | Government

President Hage Geingob's involvement at UraMin as a consultant, which earned him US$300 000 (N$2.475 million at the exchange rate at the time, said to...

Rumours of a rip-off while plots lie idle

1 week ago - 10 April 2018 | Government

While many local authorities across the country are finding it difficult to provide serviced land for people to construct houses, the Oshakati town council has...

RA will not pay for building repairs

1 week ago - 10 April 2018 | Government

Roads Authority CEO Conrad Lutombi says the RA will not pay for any repairs to the southern wing of its newly constructed building and that...

Agri ministry fumbles budget provision

1 week ago - 10 April 2018 | Government

The Windhoek City Council has approved an N$108 million loan from the Development Bank of Namibia, to be repaid by the agriculture and water ministry,...

Government

RA's N$219m hazard

1 week ago - 09 April 2018 | Government

Newly appointed works and transport minister John Mutorwa will tackle the unfolding saga surrounding the shoddy work that went into the construction of the N$219...

Govt, Air Namibia in firing...

1 week ago - 09 April 2018 | Government

The Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) northern branch has implored government to direct all civil servants and officials from public enterprises to use...

A mixed bag of wins,...

1 week ago - 06 April 2018 | Government

The first three years of President Hage Geingob's presidency got a mixed bag of reactions from political and economic pundits, barely a week before his...

City in shambles

2 weeks ago - 05 April 2018 | Government

The City of Windhoek had forecast losses of N$148 million last year, amid a financial shambles that is threatening to plunge it into bankruptcy. ...

Andjaba new presidential affairs minister

2 weeks ago - 04 April 2018 | Government

President Hage Geingob has announced the appointment of former Namibia’s ambassador to the USA Martin Andjaba as presidential affairs minister. Andjaba was recently sworn in...

Jooste, Mutorwa in RCC bun...

2 weeks ago - 04 April 2018 | Government

The ministry of works and transport, under newly appointed minister John Mutorwa, is of the view that the Roads Contractor Company's operations can be revived...

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