• 08
  • Feb
The Mineworkers Union of Namibia (MUN) is worried that the selling of Rio Tinto shares in Rössing Uranium to China National Uranium Corporation Limited (CNUC Ltd) will have a negative impact on its members and the communities at large.
  • 08
  • Feb
lA 32-year-old former police officer, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend at Koës in November last year, was granted bail of N$4,000 in the Keetmanshoop Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday.
  • 08
  • Feb
A 32-year-old police officer, who was arrested on 30 November last year and charged with possession of drugs, made his second appearance in the Keetmanshoop Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday.
  • 08
  • Feb
The Namibian Police have arrested the second suspect in an alleged rape of a 34-year-old woman in Mariental.
  • 08
  • Feb
Works and Transport Minister, John Mutorwa, has announced six new board members for the troubled rail operator TransNamib, in a quest by government to transform the institution into a profitable entity.
  • 08
  • Feb
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.
  • 08
  • Feb
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.
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