Namibia’s biggest mobile carrier, MTC, has announced that it will soon roll out a national internship programme together with partners in the corporate world and academia in an effort to alleviate the plight of thousands of students who struggle annually to find internship positions.
Information and Communication Technology Minister, Stanley Simataa, has chastised media organisations for reporting on the number of trips President Hage Geingob undertook last year, saying Namibia is a member of the global community.
Namibia Football Association (NFA) Secretary General, Barry Rukoro, has accused businesswoman and co-publisher of The Patriot, Hilda Basson-Namundjebo, of using her newspaper to settle old scores after she lost out on a tender to provide catering services in 2016 when Namibia hosted the regional COSAFA Cup tournament.
An employee of the Global Fund who allegedly shot dead a female colleague and wounded another during a shooting incident inside a Windhoek city centre building on Monday has been as a regular absentee from work without informing his superiors, a colleague said on Thursday.
Windhoek City Police Chief, Abraham Kanime, remains suspended despite Wednesday’s intervention by President Hage Geingob who ordered that he be reinstated and charges against the Chief Executive Officer, Robert Kahimise, be dropped.