Bouyant Tjivera eyes Africa glory

Senior national netball team coach, Mauelle ‘Mansie’ Tjivera, has set his eyes on conquering Africa after leading Namibia to a surprise 54-43 win over Zambia

Namibia’s biggest rugby export urges caution

Namibian rugby international, Lesley Klim, has cautioned his fellow Welwitschias team mates against complacency on the eve of their second Rugby Africa Gold Cup match against Tunisia on Saturday at the Hage Geingob Stadium.
Many public authorities and private parties in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) regard the UK as the front runner in the field of concession,

International lesson for Namibia on PPPs - Part 1

The Public Private Partnership Act of 2017, which was promulgated into law early June 2017 by President Hage Geingob,

Nataniël coming to Namibia

South African singer, songwriter, author, entertainer and entrepreneur Nataniël le Roux referred to simply as Nataniël is lined up for a two performances at National Theatre of Namibia (NTN) in Windhoek next month,

Europe Day celebrated in Namibia

On May 9th, the Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Namibia celebrated Europe Day at the Gondwana Shebeen at the Windhoek Show Grounds.
Although more local female rappers have stepped up in the last several years, many feel that the sexism they face while working in a male dominated industry remains the biggest challenge blocking their success.
The country’s diamond cutting and polishing industry is slowly taking shape and may become a major sector in the near future.
Namibia could potentially lose billions of dollars in aid from the US government following the recent publication of a report entitled Voting Practices in the United Nations 2017.

Namibia looks at setting up barcode centre

The Namibia Trade Forum (NTF) is investigating the idea of setting up a GS1 Barcode Centre for Namibia, which is expected to make it easier for locally manufactured products to land on shelves both at home and abroad.
Page 4 of 11


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.

Contact Us

Windhoek Observer House
c/o John Meinert & Rossini Street
Windhoek West
Tel: +264 61 411 800
Fax: +264 61 226 098