• 05
  • Apr

Last week, the editorial of the Windhoek Observer zoomed in on the remarks made earlier by the Namibian President, His Excellency Hifikepunye Pohamba, that farmers should sell their livestock in order to survive the drought.

  • 05
  • Apr

When the dead bodies of the United States Army rangers were dragged on the streets of Mogadishu in 1993, American public opinion could not comprehend why their compatriots had to die for Somalia.

  • 05
  • Apr

Most of you reading this article have never heard of a twinkie, ho-ho or ding-dong. No, I am not writing nasty words! I am giving you a humorous insight into the greatest junk food the world has ever known.

  • 27
  • Mar

BELATED Happy 23rd Independence Anniversary! My sincere condolences go to the family of Omaheke Governor, Cde Rapama Kamehozu, who passed on last week. He was a true blue cadre of the Namibian revolution.


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