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'We shall overcome'

16 hours ago | Local News

President Hage Geingob says that despite a myriad of challenges, Namibia is capable of rising further, following 29 years of independence.“I stand before you with confidence and an unwavering belief that we are a nation...

No end to Amarika water woes

16 hours ago | Local News

Despite several interventions by the Omusati regional council and other stakeholders, Amarika villagers still don't have potable water from the multimillion-dollar desalination plant donated by Germany about a decade ago.Amarika resident Andreas Kayena told Namibian...

Namibians 'unhappy'

16 hours ago | Local News

Namibia is rated among the countries with the saddest populations in the world.This was revealed in the 2019 World Happiness Report, which was released as people across the globe celebrated International Day of Happiness on...

Thirsty villagers turn to tombo

2 days ago - 20 March 2019 | Local News

Amarika residents are consuming salty, green water from self-created wells, as well as tombo, as they wait for government to purchase tyres for a tanker that used to supply water to rural communities throughout the...

N$9m to discipline NAC executives

2 days ago - 20 March 2019 | Local News

Namibia Airports Company (NAC) executive for commercial services Toska Sem has come out guns blazing, saying the disciplinary hearing she underwent was biased. It was also revealed that the forensic audit and disciplinary proceedings against...

Celebration amid the gloom

2 days ago - 20 March 2019 | Local News

Social activist and former parliamentarian Rosa Namises says there is not much to be excited about on Independence Day, while others added that although there...

Booys to stay put

2 days ago - 20 March 2019 | Local News

Following months of community meetings, protest actions and petitions, a group of Okahandja residents who are demanding that regional councillor Steve 'Biko' Booys be removed,...

Rundu shenanigans continue

2 days ago - 20 March 2019 | Local News

Acting Rundu CEO Sikongo Haihambo says the town council's failure to elect a third member for its management committee is hindering effective service delivery.Haihambo made...

Public urged to give input on laws

2 days ago - 20 March 2019 | Local News

The Law Reform and Development Commission (LRDC) has urged members of the public to come forward and share their experiences with laws that have already...

AR a ningi ehololomadhilaadhilo

2 days ago - 20 March 2019 | Local News

Kwa gandja oshiholelwa sheidhopo mo lyegumbo lyepangelo momvula yo 2015, ndyoka lya yi moshipala oompangela dhokwiikuthila evi okuza koAR, ngashiingeyi ehwahwameko ndyoka olya popi kutya...

State House won't stop us

3 days ago - 19 March 2019 | Local News

The City of Windhoek has six months to comply with a list of housing and land demands by the Affirmative Repositioning (AR) movement or else...

Chieftaincy battle heads to Supreme Court

3 days ago - 19 March 2019 | Local News

The Uukwangali Traditional Authority will turn to the Supreme Court this week in the hope of overturning a Windhoek High Court ruling that relieved Eugene...

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A cleaner town, a cleaner...

4 days ago - 18 March 2019 | Local News

Ondangwa, Oranjemund, Swakopmund and Walvis Bay are the four finalists out of 21 towns in the competition to become 'Cleaner Towns of the Year', launched...

'There's no timber harvesting'

4 days ago - 18 March 2019 | Local News

Despite reports to the contrary, environment minister Pohamba Shifeta said there has been no commercial harvesting of timber since the introduction of the moratorium on...

Better dads, better Namibia

4 days ago - 18 March 2019 | Local News

A photographic exhibition in Okuryangava aims to kick-start conversations about the often harmful stereotypes that shape fatherhood roles in Namibia and to shine a spotlight...

Water, sanitation in spotlight

1 week ago - 15 March 2019 | Local News

More needs to be done to ensure that water and sanitation services are delivered in Namibia, especially to informal settlements and rural areas, says agriculture...

Kameeta delivers

1 week ago - 15 March 2019 | Local News

While the poverty ministry has apologised for the delay in food parcel deliveries to recipients across the country this month, it is gearing up to...

Ombaanga yiikulya otayi andjakanekwa noshilongo...

1 week ago - 15 March 2019 | Local News

Omanga Uuministeli wOkukondjtha Oluhepo wa gandja ombili omolwa ekateko megandjo lyoondya okupitila mopoloyeka yOmbaanga yiikulya moshilongo ashihe momwedhi nguka, owa koleke kutya okuya moomwedhi twa...

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