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Headmen in cash-for-favours row

16 hours ago | Cultural

Well-known northern businessman Tobias Kuutumbeni says he paid three Oukwanyama Traditional Authority councillors so he could acquire a community earthen dam and the surrounding Ohakweenyanga village land, in order to establish an irrigation project.Kuutumbeni, who...

Chinese swoop on Rössing

16 hours ago | Business

CATHERINE SASMAN State firm China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) is said to be in pole position to acquire the majority shareholding in Rössing Uranium Mine, which would see the Asian...

RDP bungles councillor’s resignation

16 hours ago | Politics

KENYA KAMBOWEA former Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) town councillor, who resigned from the party about seven weeks ago, says he is still receiving his salary because the Helao Nafidi town council was not...

Asparagus project in Omusati boosted

16 hours ago | Business

Namibia's first-ever asparagus agro-processing factory will be sustained by a 360-hectare production area once full capacity is reached.A 60 ha plantation is already underway at the Etunda Green Scheme Irrigation Project.The construction of the factory,...

Kalkfeld business market for free

16 hours ago | Business

A public market at the Kalkfeld business park under the Namibia Development Corporation (NDC) will be leased to the Otjozondjupa Regional Council (ORC) from October this year for free.The deputy minister of industrialisation, trade and...

Swapo elders ‘ignorant’

16 hours ago | Politics

JEMIMA BEUKES The Damara King’s Council has branded the Swapo Party Elders’ Council ignorant following its suggestion last week that...

Entrepreneurs: When the going gets tough, the tough gets...

16 hours ago | Banking

Entrepreneurs are people are skilled at adapting and being resilient in uncertain situations and come up with new, different and innovative ideas.“The challenges currently being...

TransNamib’s shocking meltdown

16 hours ago | Columns

The Namibia Transport and Allied Workers Union (Natau) has become the latest organisation to hit out at the TransNamib board for alleged interference. The Paul...

Laughter is the best medicine

16 hours ago | Health

Henriette Lamprecht – It’s contagious and good medicine – not only for the body, but for the mind and soul as well. It lightens your...

Smelling the roses is not just a pipe dream

16 hours ago | Health

In today’s rat race it’s easy to lose your way in the daily grind while trying to keep your head above water. Our responsibilities as...

Prince excited about first visit to Namibia

16 hours ago | International

ELLANIE SMIT Prince William, who is on his maiden visit to Namibia, says he is excited to be in the Land of the Brave and...

Youth push sustainable development

16 hours ago | Youth

Justicia Shipena The United Nations Information Centre (UNIC), in collaboration with MTN Business Namibia, successfully hosted the Model United Nations (MUN) High School Conference...

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32 litres of pure alcohol

16 hours ago | Health

ELLANIE SMIT Namibian drinkers take in 70.1 grams of pure alcohol each daily, while they also consume a whopping 32.4...

Laughter is the best medicine

16 hours ago | Health

Henriette Lamprecht – It’s contagious and good medicine – not only for the body, but for the mind and soul as well.It lightens your burdens,...

Change your mind. Change your...

16 hours ago | Health

Henriette Lamprecht – Betrayed by someone she loved and not being able to let it go for years, Melissa Mukaiwa turned to Google for advice....

Did you know?

16 hours ago | Health

TuberculosisAbout 700 people died from tuberculosis-related infections in Namibia, while over 8 800 new infections were recorded in 2017. Of the 8 800 new infections...

Eight suicides this past weekend

16 hours ago | Crime

Eight people committed suicide this past weekend. According to police spokesperson, Chief Inspector Kauna Shikwambi, the suicide victims were aged between 21 and 75, and...

Disaster response found lacking

16 hours ago | Disasters

A performance audit by the auditor-general's office has found that emergency teams responding to natural disasters are not as proactive as they should be, and...

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