• 24
  • Aug

August 26th is Heroes’ Day in Namibia.  It is a national holiday and a major one.  Along with National Day, this holiday should be a moment to pause, stop all complaints for a minute and think about what is going RIGHT in Namibia and celebrate those who fought to make that happen.

  • 17
  • Aug
Recently, there have been two ‘police vs citizens’ clashes that have raised concerns. 
  • 03
  • Aug
The upcoming Second National Land Conference to be held from 1-5 October is front and centre in the minds of many who are passionate about the land issue in Namibia.
  • 27
  • Jul
It would be a mistake to underestimate the negative impacts of the current threat by the Namibia Transport and Taxi Union (NTTU) to unilaterally and illegally impose a 50 percent rate increase in Windhoek.
  • 13
  • Jul
Going after kapana ladies, hair dressers, shebeen owners and self-employed local plumbers is not the way to save the economy. 
  • 22
  • Jun
We have expressed our concerns before about a government that appears too detached from the needs of the average citizen and we are forced by recent statements and economic developments to revisit that issue. 
  • 08
  • Jun
Speaking at the opening of a new abattoir in Outapi, the Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, Alpheus !Naruseb, said this week  that localisation would be a game-changer for Namibia and that it could bolster the economy.
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