Windhoek Observer

Capricorn exits Nam-mic

Capricorn Investment Holdings (CIH) has disposed of its 32 percent shareholding in trade union-backed, Nam-mic Financial Services Holdings (NFSH), in a deal worth in excess of N$370 million, the Windhoek Observer has established.

A sure shot love yourself routine!

There are many benefits that will impact not only your physical, but your mental health as well. Creating an evening self-care routine that allows you to decompress your day, plan ahead, relax and rejuvenate before going to bed — is a great way to show love to yourself and heal your soul.

I am not conflicted: Basson-Namundjebo

Chairperson of the Normalisation Committee (NC) for the Namibia Football Association (NFA), Hilda Basson-Namundjebo said she is not conflicted in her position as the new administrator at the Football House.

KASU Valentine’s Cup this weekend

The second round of the N.dollars 30 000 KASU Valentine’s Cup which started last weekend will continue this Saturday at Khomasdal Stadium in the capital.

Top Score 7- A- Side Tournament kicks off in Windhoek

This week, Top Score, the leading maize meal brand of Namib Mills kicked off its 7-A-Side Windhoek leg of the tournament at the Ramblers Soccer Stadium.

End of an Era…..

Police on Wednesday escorted long-serving Namibia Football Secretary General, Barry Rukuro, out of Soccer House after he was given an hour by the Hilda Basson Namundjebo led Normalisation Committee to vacate his office.

The Okahandja Municipality might hold the swearing-in ceremony for the local authority councillors next week.
This is contrary to an order issued by Swapo Secretary General Sophia Shaningwa this week, in which she directed that the municipality effects changes to its office bearers no later than Thursday.
The Rundu Town Council has elected Isack Kandingu as the new mayor, defying SWAPO Party Secretary General, Sophia Shaningwa’s directive to maintain the status quo.
Eight Namibian girls facing drug charges in Brazil say they are wallowing in poverty with no one to turn to after Namibian Consulate officials in Sao Paulo abandoned them at their hour of need.

NCRST attends conference despite boycott threat

The National Commission on Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) was represented at the Namibia Innovation Conference on Wednesday, despite earlier threatening to boycott the event, citing ethical and principled reasons.


The Windhoek Observer is an English-language weekly newspaper, published in Namibia by Paragon Investment Holding. It is the country's oldest and largest circulating weekly.

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