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New year, same old auction mistakes

1 day - 25 January 2021 | Fishing

MATHIAS HAUFIKUWINDHOEKTroubled state-owned fishing company Fishcor hoped to have secured N$33 million in an auction of fishing quotas whose bids closed on Friday, in part...

Govt backs Recon’s Kavango oil hunt

1 day - 25 January 2021 | Energy

KENYA KAMBOWEKAWEDespite a number of objections against the planned oil and gas exploration at Kawe village in the Kavango East Region, the government has given...

Heavy rain, flooding expected this week

1 day - 25 January 2021 | Weather

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe weather bureau has warns that heavy rain with localised flooding is likely in the Omaheke Region tomorrow.This will spread to the central-northern areas,...

More heartache for Otweya residents

1 day - 25 January 2021 | Local News

OTIS DANIELSWALVIS BAYWhile many in the country are rejoicing about the recent rains, the Otweya “tent town” residents have been plunged into more misery.An unexpected...

Mouton guilty of culpable homicide

1 day - 25 January 2021 | Justice

NAMPAWINDHOEKA Windhoek resident accused of killing a City Police officer and two civilians in an accident in Windhoek’s Sam Nujoma Drive in 2015, was found...

Striking Shoprite workers reach agreement

1 day - 25 January 2021 | Labour

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKThe Namibia Food and Allied Workers Union and retailer Shoprite have reached agreement in a wage dispute, bringing to an end an almost two-month...

Ompundja road impassable

1 day - 25 January 2021 | Local News

TUYEIMO HAIDULAOSHAKATIThe Oshakati-Ompundja road in Oshana Region has been washed away, making it impassable.The road is used by teachers and pupils of Oshipumbu Combined School...

Otweya: Housing news met with mixed emotions

1 day - 25 January 2021 | Infrastructure

OTIS FINCKWALVIS BAYErongo governor Neville Andre last week informed the Otweya community that the construction of 121 houses for residents of Twalaloka informal settlement, whose...

Cites drawn into Namibian elephant sale

1 day - 25 January 2021 | Environment

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKAn international wildlife organisation, the Born Free Foundation, has now also voiced its concern and expressed opposition against Namibia's sale of 170 elephants by...

Unemployed teachers hand over petition

1 day - 25 January 2021 | Education

NAMPAWINDHOEKA group of unemployed graduate teachers on Thursday handed over a petition to the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) in which they demand that...