Windhoek Observer

DBN to increase its presence across the country

The Windhoek Observer business reporter Chamwe Kaira (CK) this week spoke to Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) CEO, Martin Inkumbi (MI), whose term of office was recently extended by another five years.
The Directorate of Investigations within the Anti-Corruption Commission has arrested Ministry of Finance Chief Accountant, Mr Jacque Etienne Coetzee and Ms Rosa Sindy Beukes, who is employed at Business Partners International Namibia.

Geingob’s trip not a priority

When you make an investment, you balance the risks and expect returns, or else why do it? 
Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb has handed over a Paediatric TB ward constructed by the company’s community trust at the Tsumeb District Hospital at a cost of N$860,000.
President Hage Geingob was expected to travel to Canada for a working visit after completing his official working visit to the Republic of Guinea on Thursday.
Organisers of the sixth annual Windhoek Spring Fiesta 'All White Edition' (everyone attending must wear white) said things are in order for the event this Saturday, September 22.

N$200,000 loan benefit for Govt employees

Turbulent times and economic hardships are on the forefront of discussion in both the private and public sectors. 

Is the Namibian House safe?

While we all wait on tenterhooks for an arrest, trial and conviction of the unknown, but horrific murderer of nine-year-old, Avihe Cheryl Ujaha, we cannot help, but jump at shadows and tremble in fear for our own children and ourselves. 

Don explains the rise and transformation of Nam-mic

Q: In terms of the regulation on the financial sector, what’s your take?

Medical aid funds record surplus

The medical aid fund industry reported a net surplus in 2017 and remained well capitalised, the 2017 Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (Namfisa) annual report has revealed.


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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