Windhoek Observer

‘Irresponsible SWAPO hampering development’

Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) Secretary General, Manuel Ngaringombe, has come out guns blazing, accusing the ruling SWAPO Party and its councilors in Okahandja and Rundu of hampering the delivery of quality services to rate payers because of their internal squabbles.

MTC’s new sites to go live in March

Mobile Telecommunications Limited (MTC) announced this week that 111 new sites are scheduled to go live by the end of March when phase one of the 081Every1 project is expected to be complete.

Farm workers earn almost double minimum wage

Farm workers get N$3,400 a month on average, according to a Wage Survey Report published by the Agricultural Employers’ Association (AEA) this week.
The survey represents data of 3,288 employees.
You can bust the current economic depression in your own small way, every single day.
Rather than cut things completely out of your budget during these tough economic times, rather…cut back.

BREAKING: Superstar Tuku dies

Zimbabwean music legend, Oliver Mtukudzi, has died.Zimbabwean music legend, Oliver Mtukudzi, has died.

Geingob must lead by example

If a full blown economic depression in Namibia is not enough to make the president curtail foreign travel that does not specifically bring back short-term investment or donor assistance, we are at a loss to know what will. 

New Year, new CV

In the modern era, the job market is fast and competitive and opportunities come in a blink of an eye. If you are not ready to grasp them, it might take a while before another opportunity presents itself.

NWR makes travelling affordable

Quite often the chance to travel is dismissed when one considers the costs associated with it.

SMEs advised to borrow wisely

Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) Head of Marketing and Corporate Communication, Jerome Mutumba, says that as the economy begins to improve, entrepreneurs will find greater confidence to establish SMEs, and existing SMEs will seek finance to grow.

Bank advises SMEs on how to navigate economic headwinds

As the Namibian economy continues to navigate serious challenges; the knock-on effect on consumers is one of the main issues keeping new SMEs awake at night.


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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