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Killer vessel is headed for scrapyard

21 hours ago | Environment

JANA-MARI SMITH The vessel Ryazanovka, which has been at the centre of a storm around an application by a local Chinese businessman and his partners to export live marine mammals...

RCC defends Kwane tender

21 hours ago | Business

The board chairperson of the Roads Contractor Company (RCC), Fritz Jacobs, has slammed any suggestion that the parastatal has enlisted alleged briefcase companies for multimillion-dollar tenders for the supply and delivery of heavy equipment.Jacobs suggested...

Money-laundering suspects granted N$1.5m bail

21 hours ago | Justice

Three suspects implicated in a massive fraud and money-laundering case involving N$3.5 billion have been granted bail of N$1.5 million each by the Windhoek Magistrate's Court. Chinese nationals Huizhong Tao and Huan Jinrong, as...

Chinese in court over rhino horns

21 hours ago | Justice

The two Chinese nationals who were arrested last week for possession of rhino horns worth more than N$400 000 appeared in court yesterday and their case was postponed to next month. Yonghui...

SPYL takes on conduct of Asian nationals

21 hours ago | Politics

The Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) yesterday said in a statement that Chinese “hooligans” are continuing to involve themselves in the poaching of Namibia's protected wildlife. This statement in which SPYL expressed its concern...

Exile kids reject training, again

21 hours ago | Politics

At least 200 struggle kids have camped at the Zoo Park in Windhoek's Independence Avenue to register their rejection of the civic training for which...

Dippenaar to plead today

21 hours ago | Justice

Jandré Dippenaar, 32, is expected to plead and provide the court with the plea explanation today as his murder and fraud trial begins following a...

Treason trial delayed again

21 hours ago | Local News

The trial of the eight men deported from Botswana on allegations of attempting to secede the then Caprivi Region from Namibia was last week postponed...

Crowds lay Naikaku-Nelulu to rest

21 hours ago | Local News

Meme Hilya Naikaku-Nelulu, wife of the chairperson of Oukwanyama Traditional Council, senior headman George Nelulu, was Saturday buried at Etomba village in the Ohangwena Region.Hundreds...

Govt responds to Amarika school

21 hours ago | Local News

Following several reports on Saara Lukas and five other young ladies who returned to continue primary school in their early 20s, government has speedily responded...

Student murder suspect in court

21 hours ago | Crime

A 36-year-old man yesterday appeared in court for the murder of the International University of Management (IUM) student, whose body was found along the B1...

Elephants terrorise villagers

21 hours ago | Local News

Four elephants are reported to be causing havoc at Ondjungulume in the Omusati Region and community members say they live in fear of animals.Villagers reported...

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Shot of the day

21 hours ago | Picture of the day

NEW YEAR: A worker prepares Chinese New Year decorations outside a mall in Beijing, China, yesterday. Chinese worldwide celebrate the Lunar New Year on 28...

Taxi boss arrested for rape...

21 hours ago | Africa

A taxi boss accused of raping two of his daughters and a niece will appear in the Palm Ridge Regional Court in Alberton today. ...

Afghans need help

21 hours ago | International

The United Nations on Saturday launched a US$550 million (N$7.4 billion) humanitarian appeal for Afghanistan, where about a third of the population is in need...

Jammeh 'stole' millions in his...

21 hours ago | Africa

Exiled Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh stole millions of dollars in his final weeks in power, plundering the country's state coffers and shipping luxury vehicles by...

Focus on yourself

21 hours ago | Columns

Many a time we deny ourselves happiness because we choose to concentrate on what is happening in other people’s lives. We tend not to give...

2016 a bad year for...

21 hours ago | Business

A total of 1 066 vehicles were sold in December, a 19.1% month-on-month drop from the 1 317 vehicles sold in November, and 32.7% lower...

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