• 14
  • Dec
Rural communities in Omaheke, Ohangwena and Erongo regions are in dire need of water, the Ministry of Agriculture Water and Forestry, has reported.
  • 07
  • Dec
Standard Bank Namibia together with Partner MasterCard on Thursday launched the Lounge Key programme, which allows the bank’s Private Banking and Prestige Banking customers, free access to about 850 VIP lounges at international airports across the world, including Eros Airport.
Former Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, John Mutorwa, remains unapologetic for his decision last year to appoint the highly contested Meatco board, a move that was recently declared illegal and unconstitutional by the Windhoek High Court.
Combative SWAPO Secretary General, Sophia Shaningwa, faces a real test of her authority after Regional SWAPO District Executives in Okahandja and Walvis Bay refused to follow her directives when she single handedly assigned positions to local authority office bearers.
National Council legislators have called for an increase in the Ministry of Defence budget despite a biting economic crisis that has led to underfunding of all ministries and budget cuts to crucial government programmes.
  • 07
  • Dec
Bank Windhoek has issued Namibia’s first green bond to finance eligible green projects and assets, the lender announced on Thursday.
  • 07
  • Dec
Global hospitality group, Habitas, has announced that its newest hotel, Habitas Namibia, is scheduled for completion in the first quarter of 2019.
  • 07
  • Dec
A fight is looming between Namibia and National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA (NAAMSA) over the country’s decision to allow Peugeot to open an assembly plant at Walvis Bay, a decision which the grouping says violates Southern African Customs Union regulations.
  • 07
  • Dec
National Council lawmakers want the Namibian Police to provide them with VIP security after a recent attack on two legislators in Windhoek.
  • 07
  • Dec
Chairperson of the National Council Standing Committee on Urban and Rural Development, Phillipus Katamelo, has asked government to urgently address the water crisis in Okanguati in the Kunene Region where residents have resorted to using untreated water from a nearby sewage pond.
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