Archived National Articles (2075)
Growing up in a poverty-stricken household and a family tragedy were the two driving forces that motivated Christine Damases-Kasi to work extra hard at her studies, which has now culminated in her being the country’s first and only PhD holder in Medical Radiation Sciences, specialising in mammography.
An ugly battle for control of the Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF), between board Chairperson, Patty Karuaihe-Martin, and Chief Executive Officer, Hilya Nghiwete, has been laid bare in a lengthy letter crafted by Nghiwete.
This comes amid allegations that the board, headed by Karuaihe-Martin, is trying to push Nghiwete out of her position.
Former National Assembly Speaker and Namibia’s second Prime Minister, Dr Theo-Ben Gurirab, has shared with the Windhoek Observer what he wrote in the note he threw, along with a pen, into the grave of fallen struggle icon Hidipo Hamutenya, popularly known as HH.