• 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.
  • 01
  • Jun
We rise in qualified support of the tenacious efforts of the Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Bernard Esau in his on-going efforts to strengthen his sector,
  • 24
  • May
AR firebrand, Job Amupanda, is hot on the case of government for its failure to implement the apartheid era 1977 Rent Control Ordinance.
  • 18
  • May
This week’s police action against a reportedly notorious armed robber, Sakaria Amateta (aka Kablou) which resulted in the accused criminal’s death,
  • 11
  • May
The recently announced streamlining of qualification criteria for the pilot food bank in Windhoek is not a surprise to us. 
  • 27
  • Apr
I think I have a slightly different definition of empowerment and entitlement.
  • 27
  • Apr
Why are we spending money to provide VIP security for deputy ministers and presidential advisors at a time when government has frozen the hiring of desperately needed new nurses and police recruits? 
Page 10 of 43


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