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San homes lie abandoned

20 hours ago | Cultural

The !Xun, ‡Akhoe and Hai||om San communities have abandoned about 200 modern homes that were built for them in 2005 by former deputy prime minister Libertina Amathila at Ekoka and Oshanashiwa villages.The two villages...

Robber assaults sleeping baby

20 hours ago | Crime

JESSICA BOTES A Swakopmund mother of twin babies is the latest victim of a string of violent burglaries in Swakopmund.At approximately 03:50 on Wednesday, a burglar removed a window frame at a house in Leadwood...

Rosh Pinah Zinc workers want specialist fired

20 hours ago | Labour

Workers at the Rosh Pinah Zinc Mine have given management four working days to remove its employee relations specialist, Angeline Barnard-Hagen, or face “unforeseen action”.In a petition, the workers express their disgruntlement about the “unbearable”...

Land activists say they won't give up

20 hours ago | Politics

The Landless People's Movement has indicated its intention to approach the ombudsman to compel the land reform ministry to release its version of the resettlement programme beneficiaries list.According to LPM member Olsen Kahiriri, the list...

Union wants non-compliant retailers to go

20 hours ago | Labour

The Namibia Wholesale and Retail Workers Union (NWRWU) has demanded that the minister of labour call retailers that exploit workers to order. The union claims that large companies with huge turnovers are employing casual workers...

Hoff guilty of attempted murder of husband

20 hours ago | Crime

Susanne Hoff (56) was found guilty of the attempted murder of her estranged husband, Egbert Hoff, by the Windhoek Regional Court yesterday.Hoff, who pleaded not...

Ondonga backs Nangolo to succeed Elifas

20 hours ago | Cultural

The Ondonga Traditional Authority on Tuesday affirmed that Fillemon Shuumbwa Nangolo is the Ondonga king-in-waiting.The OTA said in a statement that King Immanuel Kauluma Elifas...

Dineo storms onto bucket list

20 hours ago | Disasters

When you plan a sunny Mozambican holiday in February, the last thing you expect is to be caught up in a cyclone. (Well, maybe we...

Solar eclipse on Sunday

20 hours ago | Local News

Namibians can experience a partial solar eclipse on Sunday afternoon. The partial eclipse will first be seen in Windhoek and then further north.Dr Rhodri Evans...

The 2017 Budget should demonstrate fiscal sustainability

20 hours ago | Opinion

BY MALLY LIKUKELA As preparations for the 2017 National Budget gather momentum and a greater participation by various stakeholders becomes evident. The budget is...

I am a foolishly wise man

20 hours ago | Opinion

I have always been fascinated by the manner in which the Police in United States of America, in cities like New York, Los Angeles or...

Save Our Soccer

20 hours ago | Opinion

The resignation of Johnny Doeseb as Namibia Premier League chairperson this week was an abrupt one, but it came as no surprise to some of...

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Taking back Mosul

20 hours ago | International

Iraqi forces backed by jets, drones and gunships attacked Mosul airport Thursday, a key step in a renewed offensive against jihadists defending their stronghold on...

Tough times ahead

20 hours ago | Economics

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan had a tough message for South Africans in Wednesday's Budget Speech in the National Assembly, with the introduction of a new...

Ann Singer signed under Mabala...

20 hours ago | Art and Entertainment

Not only was she the one who scooped most awards from the NAMA 2016 event, Ann Singer is making sure that she goes bigger in...

Label or solo?

20 hours ago | Columns

As a music fan, I’ve come across different types of artists; those that are prosperous and those who are only just making it by the...

Japanese scout forbusiness opportunities

20 hours ago | Business

Members of a Japanese business mission consisting of representatives from eight major Japanese companies visiting Namibia appear to be enthusiastic about development projects and investment...

Enter, 2017's bumper album

20 hours ago | Art and Entertainment

tjil met with local singer Exit at a restaurant for a sit-down interview and we were served by a waitress who couldn't contain her excitement...

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