SWAPO President, Hage Geingob, is currently chairing a meeting between the party’s top hierarchy and rebel councillors, who last week defied directives not to appoint Isak Kandingu and Johannes ‘Congo’ Hindjou as mayor of Rundu and Okahandja, respectively.
We look with interest at the ongoing saga of dictates from the SWAPO leadership articulated by Secretary General Sophia Shaningwa, being challenged by officials on local councils and regional authorities.
Speaking during the opening of the Ninth Session of the Sixth Parliament on Wednesday, President Hage Geingob tasked lawmakers with several legislative goals to make Namibian law better serve the needs of the people.
The case of a Congolese woman accused of smuggling immigrants from her country into Namibia, is now ready to go to trial in the High Court.
A 25-year-old man arrested for the murder of 28-year-old Harold Rooi in Rehoboth on 12 November, made his fourth appearance in the Rehoboth Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday.
A Russian national accused of raping five underage girls in Walvis Bay, made his first appearance in the High Court here Thursday.
The Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN) hosted two public consultative meetings on Regulations prescribing license categories and licensing application procedures for Postal Service Licensees and the amendment to the Regulations in respect of Type Approval and Technical Standards for Telecommunications Equipment respectively, in Windhoek.
The Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) has started its hunt for a new CEO, with services of a recruitment agency having been enlisted to assist the company’s board to find a suitable candidate.
Cattle farmers are reaping huge benefits from government’s decision to impose a ban on the import and transit of cloven-hoofed animals and their products from South Africa following the outbreak of foot and mouth disease.