Politics

NEFF blames councils for failed housing promise

1 day - 17 October 2017 | Politics

ILENI NANDJATOThe Namibian Economic Freedom Fighters (NEFF) blame local authorities for the failure of their grandiose N$3 billion housing scheme.The party says local councils did not give them a chance to secure the N$3 billion...

Can Swapo heal itself?

1 day - 17 October 2017 | Politics

Political analysts are concerned that the once “mighty” Swapo may not make it in one piece through its highly anticipated elective congress next month. Sunday's central committee meeting saw Swapo veterans Jerry Ekandjo and...

Game on

2 days ago - 16 October 2017 | Politics

The Swapo Central Committee met yesterday to deliberate on the nominations for party president, vice-president, secretary-general and deputy secretary-general ahead of next month's congress. Despite there having been indications that state president Hage Geingob...

LPM irks DTA

2 days ago - 16 October 2017 | Politics

The DTA has accused the Landless People's Movement (LPM) of using the emotive land issue to mobilise and gain support as a political party. DTA secretary-general Manuel Ngaringombe said the LPM disguised itself as...

LPM considers its transformation

2 days ago - 16 October 2017 | Politics

The Landless People's Movement (LPM) says political analysts are wrong in their conclusion that the space for political parties is overcrowded and that one more will merely constitute more of the same. Speaking at...

Swapo wraps up nominations

3 days ago - 15 October 2017 | Politics

The Swapo Central Committee met today to deliberate on the top four nominations ahead next month’s congress that will determine the party president, vice president,...

Sparks fly at politburo

5 days ago - 13 October 2017 | Politics

Emotions ran high yesterday morning when Swapo veterans took on the acting president for allegedly violating the party constitution by “single-handedly” replacing former president Hifikepunye...

Support Hage or resign from Swapo

5 days ago - 13 October 2017 | Politics

Northern businessman Sigo Amunyela has called on those Swapo members opposing President Hage Geingob's list for the party's top four positions at next month's elective...

Geingob, running mates secure nominations

5 days ago - 12 October 2017 | Politics

At the Swapo politburo meeting today at the Swapo headquarters in the capital, only President Hage Geingob’s candidates were nominated and seconded. The other members,...

LPM eyes next elections

1 week ago - 11 October 2017 | Politics

Plans for transforming the Landless People's Movement into a political party are at an advanced stage, founder Bernadus Swartbooi has confirmed.Swartbooi, who was recalled from...

Elders say no to 'armchair revolutionaries'

1 week ago - 11 October 2017 | Politics

The Swapo Party Elders' Council says the ruling party should elect tried and tested cadres and not “armchair revolutionaries” at next month's elective congress. ...

Nandi-Ndaitwah ready to lead

1 week ago - 10 October 2017 | Politics

Deputy prime minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah says she is ready to continue working with President Hage Geingob at party level.Nandi-Ndaitwah has been picked as Geingob's preferred...

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Swapo battle in full swing

1 week ago - 09 October 2017 | Politics

New rivals have emerged in the Swapo succession race just three days before the party officially nominates candidates for the top four positions to be...

Ministers lose out on nomination...

1 week ago - 09 October 2017 | Politics

Some Swapo members have been shaken out of their comfort zones as the politburo directed regions and districts to replace those members who were elected...

Govt fails to deliver on...

1 week ago - 09 October 2017 | Politics

The government has failed dismally to address the structural imbalances of the Namibian economy and to ensure socio-economic advancement and prosperity for all Namibians since...

Epangelo lya ndopa - DTA

1 week ago - 09 October 2017 | Politics

OMUTOOLINKUNDA GWENIEpangelo lyaNamibia olya ndopa aniwa okukandula po omwaka ngoka gu li petopolo lyeliko shi thikepamwe mokati kaakwashigwana yanamibia, konima nkene oshilongo sha...

Shaningwa joins politburo, ministers lose...

1 week ago - 06 October 2017 | Politics

Urban and rural development minister and one of the aspiring candidates for the Swapo secretary-general position, Sophia Shaningwa, was today sworn in as a member...

Swapo politburo defers nominations

1 week ago - 06 October 2017 | Politics

The Swapo politburo meeting this morning deferred the nomination process of candidates for its top four positions for the November congress to next week Thursday....

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