• Why I called Nujoma an idiot

    front SWARTBOOIeAxed Land Reform Deputy Minister, Bernadus Swartbooi, says he repeatedly called his former boss, Utoni Nujoma, “an idiot” in the National Assembly this week, because “it is the only language he (Nujoma) understands”.

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  • Veterans Appeal Board flooded by 8,286 applicants

    The Veterans Appeal Board has received a flood of applications, from those who claim to have assisted PLAN fighters inside the country during the liberation struggle, but who were initially denied veteran status.

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  • Govt hunts for MTC cash

    front mtcGovernment is looking for an investor with deep pockets, to partner in the buying of Africatel’s 34 percent shareholding in MTC, after the international company gave it a six-month ultimatum to complete the transaction, the Windhoek Observer can reveal.

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    BoN to revise economic forecasts, again

    businessThe Bank of Namibia (BoN) is expected to again revise downwards its economic growth forecasts for 2016 and 2017, amid increased indications the economy will slow down further due to ongoing austerity measures introduced by Government last year.

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    Geingob must stop beating tribalism drum - analysts

    nationalPresident Hage Geingob’s speech at the opening of Parliament this week, has received mixed reactions from the opposition and from analysts, who implored him to address issues that are being raised by his detractors, without dismissing them as “tribalist”.

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    A night at the Old Breweries

    EntertainmentAs we hit our straps in 2017, developing new habits, making new friends and finding new ways to have fun, the natural flow of ‘stepping out and showing up’ has returned.

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