• 06
  • Jun

Namibia should ensure laws, policies and practices are in place that reduce the possibility of conflict caused by the activities of the extractive industry in communal areas, writes Graham Hopwood

  • 06
  • Jun

Gobabis is in the news, but for all the wrong reasons! Yes, it looks like the skin heads are fighting for a whites-only homeland in Omaheke.

  • 06
  • Jun

In 2014, Namibians will go to the polls in order to elect their fifth government. Bar a miracle, the ruling party Swapo is more likely to receive another mandate from the Namibian people. While it is arguably early to start to think about such a process, it is still fitting to think about what the country has achieved so far, and reflect on what the future may hold for the country.

  • 30
  • May

No, I am not talking about yet another university in Namibia. IKS is not an abbreviation for a university such as Unam, Polytech, IUM, or the reported new medical university called Welwitschia.


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