Founding Vice Chancellor of the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST), Dr Tjama Tjivikua, has warned NUST Council Chairperson, Esi Schimming-Chase, of political interference in the governance and management of the university.
The 15-member Commission of Inquiry into Claims of Ancestral Land Rights and Restitution is operating without a budget three months after it was set up by President Hage Geingob, Chairperson of the commission, Justice Ueitele, told reporters on Wednesday.
National Youth Council Executive Chairperson, Mandela Kapere, believes that 27-year-old teacher, Angelina Immanuel, who is contesting in the Ondangwa Urban Constituency by-election as an independent candidate, is being used as a pawn to further the political interests of the Affirmative Repositioning (AR) movement.
“I did not do it, they got the wrong guy, I did not do it.”
These were the words of Ernst Litchenstrasser, the man accused of the Arandis murders of Namibian Institute of Mining and Technology (NIMT) Executive Director Eckhart Mueller and his deputy, Heimo Hellwig last month.
Namibia’s bet on solar plants to argument the country’s existing power generation deficit could prove costly as it emerges the cost of electricity generated by Independent Power Producers (IPPs), is expensive compared to the cost of imports and power generated by NamPower’s power plants.