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Security guards still poorly paid

25 minutes ago | Labour

Eight months after the Security Association of Namibia (SAN) and security guards agreed on a 25% wage increase, as few as 25 security companies have implemented the increase, leaving most of Namibia's 17 000 security...

Chinese abattoir plans continue

25 minutes ago | Local News

Members of the public and other interested parties have until the end of August to highlight their concerns and questions on the controversial plans by a Chinese company to construct and operate a mixed donkey...

Communal farmers bear brunt of wildlife conflict

25 minutes ago | Agriculture

Human-wildlife conflict is a threat to Namibian farmers, especially those in the northern communal area (NCA).This was said by Namibia National Farmers Union (NNFU) president Jason Emvula at a media conference in Windhoek.According to Emvula,...

Job losses are silently rising

25 minutes ago | Labour

The Namibia Employers Federation (NEF) predicts that more Namibians will become unemployed in the next few months.This is despite the president's claims that the economy is looking up and gradually moving out of recession. According...

Pensioner stabs two to death

25 minutes ago | Crime

Police in the Omusati Region on Tuesday arrested a 61-year-old pensioner from Etunda village for allegedly stabbing his pregnant ex-lover and a young man to death. This was confirmed by the regional police spokesperson,...

Murderer Hoeseb jailed for 37 years

25 minutes ago | Justice

An Otjiwarongo man, who strangled a woman and then tried to destroy her body by setting it on fire, has been sentenced to 34 years...

Reho between rock and hard place

25 minutes ago | Local News

The Rehoboth town council CEO, Christophe /Uirab, says NamWater forced the council into a prepaid water agreement which makes it difficult for them to pay...

MVA Fund workers demonstrate

25 minutes ago | Labour

A group of employees at the Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA) Fund yesterday held a peaceful demonstration and handed over a petition to management in which...

Swapo prepares for fresh elective conference in Omaheke

25 minutes ago | Politics

The Swapo Party in the Omaheke Region will on Saturday convene a fresh regional elective conference.The conference will be preceded by repeat party district conferences...

Shoprite supports the next generation at the #Festival

25 minutes ago | Youth

Shoprite is one of the select companies which was quick to respond in its support of the first Hashtag Festival to be held from 7...

Bail for suspects in tourist robbery

25 minutes ago | Crime

The two other suspects, who were involved in last week Thursday's Western Bypass highway robbery, were each granted N$5 000 bail on Tuesday. Stefanus Nauta...

Food bank beneficiaries fraudulent

25 minutes ago | Local News

The majority of beneficiaries of the poverty ministry's food bank initiative earn more than N$400 per month, which is against the qualifying criteria and illegal.The...

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RCC workers' agony

25 minutes ago | Opinion

Close to 400 workers employed by the government-owned Roads Contractor Company (RCC) could lose their jobs if cabinet approves a decision not to grant the...

Shot of the day

25 minutes ago | Picture of the day

AIRBORNE: Switzerland's Léa Sprunger, Jamaica's Ristananna Tracey and Britain's Meghan Beesley compete in a semi-final of the women's 400m hurdles athletics event at the 2017...

30 dead in Nigeria

25 minutes ago | Africa

Up to 30 people were killed, and another 83 people injured, after three suicide bombers blew themselves up in north-eastern Nigeria in an attack bearing...

Herding cattle in Gauteng's suburbs

25 minutes ago | Africa

Six days a week, 23-year-old Mxolisi Zondo works herding livestock, applying skills learned in rural KwaZulu-Natal, in the busy Gauteng township of Kwathema.Mxolisi Zondo battles...

Nam import cover increases

25 minutes ago | Banking

OGONE TLHAGE The Bank of Namibia says the fiscal consolidation programme introduced by the government has helped increase the country’s...

Airport authorities conduct emergency training...

25 minutes ago | Business

NAMPAThe Namibia Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and Namibia Airports Company are currently engaged in an airport emergency planning workshop.The five-day workshop which started on Monday...

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