• 22
  • May

The president has finally declared his assets just as he promised during his maiden State of the Nation address last month.

  • 15
  • May

Decades have passed since John F. Kennedy made his famous statement, “My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country.”

  • 08
  • May

The recent outcry by opposition parties over the “exorbitant” election registration fees for fielding candidates in the upcoming regional elections is but a storm in a tea cup.

  • 30
  • Apr

Various media outlets have on several occasions questioned the relationship between the former Works and Transport Minister Erkki Nghimtina and the embattled former RCC acting CEO Pieter Oosthuizen.

  • 24
  • Apr

President Hage Geingob has been on a charm offensive since he took over power just over a month ago.

  • 17
  • Apr

The sheer arrogance displayed by the Himarwa family this week after it emerged that the former Hardap region Governor Katrina Hanse-Himarwa’s son and a relative had benefited from the Government resettlement programme showed the moral bankruptcy of some of our politicians.

  • 10
  • Apr

Judging by the recently proposed national budget for the 2015/16 financial year one can be forgiven to think that Government is not taking the shortage of urban land very seriously.

  • 02
  • Apr

In his statement to Cabinet on Tuesday President Hage Geingob stole the limelight from the finance minister Calle Schlettwein when he announced that the old age grants would be increased by N$400.00 to N$1000.00.


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