Still fresh from scooping the Best International Athlete of the Year award at Friday’s Athletics Weekly Magazine Awards, Namibia’s sprinting sensation Christine Mboma is again on the verge of winning another international accolade. Instead of addressing the thorny issue of players’ outstanding appearance fees and the decaying state of local football, Franco Cosmos, the secretary general of the financially crippled Namibia Football Association (NFA), has again gone rowdy. Team Namibia yesterday managed to turn the tide at the ongoing African Union Sport Council (AUSC) Region 5 Games, winning three bronze medals in swimming.
Mboma scoops international award
Heita crowned new WBA Pan African champion
Heita, Mwadziwana promise fireworks Namibian Revenue Agency has warned the public on an email purportedly sent to tax defaulters. Despite the Covid-19 pandemic’s disruptive waves that continue to result in international travel bans, the Safari Operators Association of Zimbabwe (SOAZ) plans to mount a vigorous 2022 campaign in order to maintain Zimbabwe’ status as one of Africa’s most attractive hunting destinations. The Namibia Estate Agents Board (NEAB) has been working on the Namibia Property Practitioners Bill, which is close to finalisation.
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City debt burden swelling …N$712m owed to govt from 1990s A warrant of arrest has been issued against a Yemeni national accused of killing a man over a million-dollar deal that turned sour in 2016. The High Court has ordered for a farmworker, accused of murdering his employer and raping the wife of his employer, to undergo mental observation as he has requested. Fishrot accused and a former employee of corruption accused Sacky Shanghala and his business partner James Hatuikulipi withdrew his bail application yesterday in the High Court.
Farmworker guilty of murder with direct intent
Man who beat mother to death found guilty
Legal representation delays witness fees scam case One thing that I’ve always been critical of is the wholesome customer service experience one gets at a nightclub or lounge. A group of models have been deliberating on their position in the local fashion industry and have decided to petition for a minimum wage for modelling services rendered. Not too long ago, the NBC’s Whata-Lifestyle team was in my living room asking how exactly I got into content creation and honestly, the answer was, and remains, “I’m not quite sure”.
Wrongful incarceration destroyed my life – Dollam…kept writing rhymes in custody
Engaging audiences with music
From class rap to French hip-hop Farming is an endeavour that allows a person to be involved in the growing of crops or keeping domestic animals for the purpose of producing food and raw materials. We need to do more to get the youth onto the agribusiness bandwagon. The opportunities are endless, and so is the potential of many young people to make it in agriculture. Disease can have various causes. Some of these causes are germs such as bacteria, viruses and fungi.
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Neuaka submissions to be heard in 2022 After successfully hosting Science Week in Windhoek last week, activities now move to the Swakopmund Museum from 6 to 11 December 2021. On top of learning the German language, about 52 learners from different schools across the country also got to learn fashion design and sewing skills in an initiative by the Goethe-Institut Namibia. Many girls on the African continent usually reach the ninth grade, but only one out of five complete the full spectrum of secondary education.
Dispatched thoughts - We will never forget this year
From office administrator to pharmacist
Paving the way for future leaders