Geingob declines invite to a presidential debate

November 08th, 2019
The anticipated 2019 Presidential Candidate Debate featuring all 11 ...

Govt continues hunt for NamRa boss

November 08th, 2019
Government has maintained that the three shortlisted candidates for ...

Dr Itula a storm in a teacup – Swartbooi

November 08th, 2019
Landless People’s Movement (LPM) leader Bernadus Swartbooi has ...

Zim lecturer accused of UNAM rape

November 01st, 2019
Mixed commentary has emerged following reports that a University of ...

Geingob should axe Shanghala

November 01st, 2019
Political analyst Henning Melber says he doesn’t understand why ...

Itula does not need me - Nahas

November 01st, 2019
As an independent presidential candidate, Panduleni Itula’s campaign ...

Austerity measures to remain at NBC despite funding

October 25th, 2019
Drastic cost-cutting measures introduced by the Namibian Broadcasting ...
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  • Desalination a must – Schlettwein
    • Friday, 08 November 2019

    Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein says the government is taking the necessary steps to ensure that Namibia has enough water and will never run dry.
    Namibia is currently facing its worst drought in close to a century, and there are fears that the water supply situation will only get worse as there have been no concrete plans by the government since independence to ensure the security of supply.

  • RP’s Mudge throws support to Itula
    • Friday, 08 November 2019

    President of the Republican Party, Henk Mudge has abandoned plans to vie for the country’s presidency.  Instead, he announced that his party will rally behind independent presidential candidate, Dr Panduleni Itula.

  • Tsumeb municipality employees set to go on strike
    • Friday, 08 November 2019

    About 130 Tsumeb Municipality employees are set to go on an indefinite strike as early as this Friday if the Ministry of Urban and Rural Development does not rescind its earlier decision not to grant them an annual salary increase for a second year running.



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