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SPYL's moment of truth… all eyes on elective congress

SPYL's moment of truth… all eyes on elective congress

2022-08-16Edward Mumbuu
The much-talked-about seventh Swapo Party Youth League congress to decide the yo...
Ruacana corruption probe in limbo

Ruacana corruption probe in limbo

2022-08-16Aletta Shikololo
The status of the investigation into two former top officials and the acting CEO...
Principal resides in classroom

Principal resides in classroom

2022-08-16Aletta Shikololo
Parents and community members at Onkaanka village in the area of Otamanzi consti...
TransNamib workers vote for strike action

TransNamib workers vote for strike action

2022-08-16Maria Amakali
Rail parastatal TransNamib has been given a mandatory 48-hour notice by the Nami...
Integrated ECD services still limited

Integrated ECD services still limited

2022-08-16Albertina Nakale
Although research has demonstrated that investing in early childhood development...

Sports
Kuugongelwa-Amadhila school wins volleyball tourney

Kuugongelwa-Amadhila school wins volleyball tourney

The Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila Resource and Vocational School won the first edition of the Bank Windhoek Namibian Volleyball Federation (NVF) School Tournament over the weekend. 
Athletes look forward to the future

Athletes look forward to the future

Several athletes who competed in various international competitions recently are optimistic about what the future holds for them in terms of their sports.
We are working on fitness – Shipanga

We are working on fitness – Shipanga

New Brave Gladiators’ coach Paulus Shipanga is happy with the way the players are reacting to training, but said they still have to work on their fitness levels.

Unam to meet Kudus in rugby semis

Exciting Rehoboth rugby derby in store … last match before playoffs

Our goal is to qualify for the World Cup – Waya

Business
CCBA invests in African skills development

CCBA invests in African skills development

Young people are receiving critical skills development, particularly much-needed entrepreneurship skills to empower youth to start and build their businesses – thanks to investments by Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) as the African continent celebrates International Youth Day. 
Kandjoze calls for patriotism in development projects

Kandjoze calls for patriotism in development projects

Director-General of the National Planning Commission Obeth Kandjoze has advised Namibians with hidden agendas to refrain from pushing away investors.
Capricorn Group’s Inspire session addresses mega-trends

Capricorn Group’s Inspire session addresses mega-trends

Capricorn Group hosted a thought-provoking public information session on Friday, 12 August 2022, under their Inspire banner.

Rising inflation making life financially unbearable

Cabinet extends fuel levy reduction

Rising costs to push down Namibian car sales… as July vehicle sales slump by 22.4% month-on-month

Courts & Crime
Cleaner goes on shopping spree after robbery

Cleaner goes on shopping spree after robbery

The police recovered about N$105 000 in cash and US$1 200 (worth over N$19 000), allegedly stolen at gunpoint from a Chinese national last week in Windhoek.
Employer killer's appeal thrown out

Employer killer's appeal thrown out

The Windhoek High Court yesterday struck from the roll the appeal of a man convicted of killing his former employer in 2019.
Board did not sanction B1 City project – Shikongo

Board did not sanction B1 City project – Shikongo

The former chairman of the board of the Road Contractors Company, Otto Shikongo, testified during the past week and yesterday about the decisions that led to the arrest and prosecution of its then CEO Kelly Nghixulifwa and two of his business friends, Anna Ndoroma and Hafeni Nghinamwaami.

Judges roast magistrate for wrong procedure

Health ministry probes baby deaths

Gustavo to petition chief justice in recusal application

Entertainment
Beautiful Cassia crowned Miss Namibia 2022 …hailed as prayer warrior

Beautiful Cassia crowned Miss Namibia 2022 …hailed as prayer warrior

Twenty-one-year-old Cassia Sharpley was crowned Miss Namibia 2022 during a glitzy coronation event at the Windhoek Country Club and Resort on Friday evening. 
KinoNamibia Film Festival is back

KinoNamibia Film Festival is back

What started as a small internship project for the Goethe-Institut by two German foreign exchange film students in 2017, KinoNamibia Film Festival will this year again provide the platform to everyone who would like to express their creativity in the film industry.
Wine of the Week - Braai Pinotage

Wine of the Week - Braai Pinotage

If you are from the southern part of Africa, you will not need anyone to explain to you what the word ‘braai’ means. 

Industry Loop - Power MC

Ectopic pregnancy

‘O radio station yandje’ now in Ongwediva  

National
Kuugongelwa-Amadhila school wins volleyball tourney

Kuugongelwa-Amadhila school wins volleyball tourney

The Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila Resource and Vocational School won the first edition of the Bank Windhoek Namibian Volleyball Federation (NVF) School Tournament over the weekend. 
Omaheke hails Louis van der Merwe

Omaheke hails Louis van der Merwe

The death of prominent farmer Louis van der Merwe has drawn tributes from far and wide, especially from his native Omaheke region, where he was held in high regard. He died on Sunday following an illness.
Finance insight with Mekupi Kambatuku - Budgeting is vital for agribusinesses

Finance insight with Mekupi Kambatuku - Budgeting is vital for agribusinesses

Agriculture is the most essential sector that contributes to the National GDP and employment. Agribusiness is fundamental for economic development and the eradication of poverty.

Farmers' Kraal with Charles Tjatindi - Poultry farming is the way to go

Meatmaster brings good tidings to Kahiha

CCBA invests in African skills development

Youth
Opinion - Threats on the net …watch your child

Opinion - Threats on the net …watch your child

We all know the internet is the hub when it comes to information and communication. 
Popya with Laurence Zeraeua -IT student poised to champion innovation in sport

Popya with Laurence Zeraeua -IT student poised to champion innovation in sport

Laurence Zeraeua from the University of Namibia (Unam) has been selected out of 15 countries and 40 students to attend this year’s Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Summer School in Leeds, United Kingdom.
Dispatched thoughts - Those small choices matter

Dispatched thoughts - Those small choices matter

Growing up, I was always told the choices I make today will influence my future, and I always thought that meant one bad choice I make today was going to have catastrophic consequences in the future, or vice versa. 

Instilling appreciation for culture

Growing the gaming industry in Namibia

Become the admin of change

 

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