Politics

Venaani to meet Merkel

2 days ago - 08 December 2016 | Politics

DTA leader McHenry Venaani is expected to visit Germany for talks that include land reform and the Nama and OvaHerero genocide talks. He leaves on Friday.Party spokesperson Vipuaa Muharukua yesterday explained at a press briefing...

Struggle kids turn violent after car accident

4 days ago - 06 December 2016 | Politics

ILENI NANDJATOChaos erupted yesterday morning between police and the ‘children of the liberation struggle’ camping outside the Ruben Michael Danger Ashipala Police Training Centre in Ondangwa after one of the ‘kids’ was hit by a...

Harambee administration a failure – APP

4 days ago - 06 December 2016 | Politics

The acting secretary-general of the All People''s Party, Vincent Kanyetu, wants President Hage Geingob and Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila to resign. “The people that are leading the Harambee administration have shown that they are...

Rehoboth in report dilemma

1 week ago - 01 December 2016 | Politics

The United People''s Party (UPM) wants the minister of urban and rural development, Sophia Shaningwa, to halt the re-election of office bearers at the Rehoboth town council until the recommendations of a report that incriminated...

RDP councillor feels left out

1 week ago - 30 November 2016 | Politics

The only opposition councillor serving on the Helao Nafidi Town Council Vilho Shimuoshili said he feels isolated because his input in meetings are either not considered or dismissed as baseless. In a letter dated 11...

Whites must surrender ‘stolen property’

2 weeks ago - 24 November 2016 | Politics

JEMIMA BEUKES Swanu president Usutuaije Maamberua has called on the Namibian government to immediately suspend the genocide reparation negotiations with Germany, saying they undermine the...

Open books

2 weeks ago - 21 November 2016 | Politics

PHOTO: JEMIMA BEUKES TRANSPARENT: The DTA last week handed over its audited financial report as per the Electoral Act to the secretary of the National...

UPM to sue Swapo over Reho affairs

3 weeks ago - 16 November 2016 | Politics

The United People''s Movement (UPM) has threatened to take legal action against the Swapo Party councillors of the Rehoboth town council for allegedly deliberately destroying...

Swapo women vie for top positions

1 month - 09 November 2016 | Politics

JEMIMA BEUKES Swords have been drawn in the battle for the Swapo Party Women’s Council top position.The wing’s main...

DTA elects NEC members

1 month - 08 November 2016 | Politics

The DTA Central Committee on Saturday elected 12 national secretaries to join the National Executive Committee (NEC).The party''s old constitution made provision for only two...

'Let's not take voters for a ride'

1 month - 07 November 2016 | Politics

DTA president McHenry Venaani who travelled to Ongwediva on Friday, urged politicians to remain in contact with the electorate at all times, and not only...

ICC withdrawal heralds banana republic - Venaani

1 month - 03 November 2016 | Politics

DTA president McHenry Venaani has condemned Namibia''s plan to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC), saying it would make leaders untouchable and above the...

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Opposition walk out of...

1 month - 27 October 2016 | Politics

DTA leader McHenry Venaani and some other members from the opposition staged a walkout in the National Assembly a while ago after deputy speaker Loide Kasingo refused...

Higher education is ‘not a...

1 month - 24 October 2016 | Politics

KEITH VRIES The DTA has criticised the government and the University of Namibia following last week’s student protest that disrupted...

Govt is selling Namibia out,...

1 month - 14 October 2016 | Politics

ELLANIE SMIT Swanu has accused the government of selling Namibia out by indefinitely postponing the second land reform conference, charging that external forces had applied...

Rest in Peace HH

2 months ago - 06 October 2016 | Politics

Namibian politician and former Member of Parliament, Hidipo Hamutenya (HH) passed on early Thursday morning. Hamutenya,77, died at around 05:00 at the Lady Pohamba Hospital after a long...

'Reinstate Swapo Four in SPYL'

2 months ago - 06 October 2016 | Politics

Calls are being made from within and outside the Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) for the reinstatement of the so-called Swapo Four in the leadership...

Call off genocide talks, says...

2 months ago - 05 October 2016 | Politics

Former Swapo Member of Parliament Kazenambo Kazenambo says the genocide negotiations “in their current form” between the Namibian and German governments should be “temporarily” called...

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