Opinion

When we forget who voted

11 hours ago | Opinion

In the Hardap Region of Namibia, it is alleged that the governor used vulgar language and made some dangerously insulting tribal inferences at members of the Maltahohe Village Council for simply doing their jobs. The...

Don't Judge

1 day - 27 June 2017 | Opinion

The very sad story of the woman who sells her body to look after her children has sparked a huge debate on air and social media. The combination of strong condemnation and praise for her...

No sense of direction

2 days ago - 26 June 2017 | Opinion

Our country faces a plethora of problems standing in the way of building a united and prosperous nation. More than ever before there is a dampened sense of self-confidence hanging over our nation at this...

Be vigilant against human trafficking

5 days ago - 23 June 2017 | Opinion

Police chief Sebastian Ndeitunga couldn’t have said it any better when he expressed his utmost concern over the increasing cases of human trafficking. The general was specifically referring to the alleged human trafficking case involving...

AN OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT GEINGOB

5 days ago - 23 June 2017 | Opinion

By Tulinane Obed Emvula Comrade President Hage Gotfried Geingob! I take my hat off for you for being able to withstand the stormy weather crafted carefully by the spirit of the enemy...

Kameisie, the school bully

5 days ago - 23 June 2017 | Opinion

Back in the days, school bullying was a way of life. It didn’t really matter who your parents were, or whether you lived in the...

Self-importance overshadows real needs

6 days ago - 22 June 2017 | Opinion

The pomp and ceremony our elected officials insist on whenever they deliver a speech underlines their sometimes wilful ignorance of the optics they create for...

Local is lekker

1 week ago - 21 June 2017 | Opinion

An innovative entrepreneur has made headlines with his (tripe) product he officially launched this week. The idea and the product, grand as it is, and...

Changing our materialistic society

1 week ago - 20 June 2017 | Opinion

Namibia is still a nation ravaged by economic inequalities and where unemployment is stubbornly high on top of marked challenges in the education and public...

Promote citizen engagement

1 week ago - 16 June 2017 | Opinion

It is good that government has finally come up with a social media policy for its agencies and civil servants. The new Social Media Use...

A TRIBUTE TO THE LATE HONORABLE ANDIMBA TOIVO YA...

1 week ago - 16 June 2017 | Opinion

By Kennedy Hamutenya The last time I saw Tatekulu Honorable Andimba Toivo Ya Toivo was at Eros Airport, with his loving wife, on the...

Primary School teachers rock!

1 week ago - 16 June 2017 | Opinion

Move aside Mr Bean. Mr. Kokauru, our primary school teacher takes the cake hands down. The man had the unmatched ability to interpret things completely...

Opinion

Psemas confusion reigns

2 weeks ago - 14 June 2017 | Opinion

There is a lot of confusion surrounding the administration of the Public Service Employees Medical Aid Scheme (Psemas) following an announcement by government that it...

Let's uphold what Andimba stood...

2 weeks ago - 13 June 2017 | Opinion

There has been an outpouring of grief, sadness and memories in the wake of struggle hero Andimba Toivo Ya Toivo's passing last week Friday. Namibians...

Evil of rape goes on...

2 weeks ago - 12 June 2017 | Opinion

Alarm bells should be loudly ringing across the county about the deeply disturbing epidemic of mostly young Namibian girls threading its way through our mostly...

Everyone is a foreigner somewhere

2 weeks ago - 09 June 2017 | Opinion

Namibia has not experienced extraordinary levels of xenophobic sentiment over the years in comparison to what has been witnessed in South Africa and other parts...

Get political, or die trying

2 weeks ago - 09 June 2017 | Opinion

Whoever said I was a boring, old fashioned man stuck in the Iron Age ought to think again. Ok, perhaps some of these views about...

The AU, Ethiopia, and the...

2 weeks ago - 09 June 2017 | Opinion

By Babatunde FagbayiboSince many of the African leaders that attend the jamboree summits of the AU are equally guilty of suppressing, there is no wonder...

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