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The last interview

The last interview

2024-02-23Festus Nakatana
I remember interviewing then-president Hage Geingob on the occasion of his 80th...
Farewell to a selfless icon, devoted servant

Farewell to a selfless icon, devoted servant

2024-02-23Otniel Hembapu
On Sunday, 25 February, thousands of mourners at home and from around the world...
Attorney General clarifies succession 

Attorney General clarifies succession 

2024-02-23Maria Amakali
Following the accession of President Nangolo Mbumba to the highest office in the...
Security tightens ahead of Geingob funeral

Security tightens ahead of Geingob funeral

2024-02-23Correspondent
The inspector general of the Namibian Police Joseph Shikongo has vowed that fore...
Otjozondjupa region remembers Geingob

Otjozondjupa region remembers Geingob

2024-02-23Correspondent
More than 2 000 inhabitants of the Otjozondjupa region on Wednesday afternoon pa...

Sports
Up close and personal with retired lethal attacker: Maximus Elago

Up close and personal with retired lethal attacker: Maximus Elago

For a young, versatile midfielder to have made the impact he had is incredible; playing against ‘Bro Max’ was always going to be a mountain Kilimanjaro to scale.
Time to treat women’s football fairly - Traut …as NFA Cup returns

Time to treat women’s football fairly - Traut …as NFA Cup returns

AS the Namibia Football Association (NFA) gears up for the much-anticipated return of the NFA Cup, interim secretary-general Jochen Traut has made a bold declaration that it’s time to treat women’s football with the fairness it deserves.
April: We will bounce back …coach blames bad performance on poor field

April: We will bounce back …coach blames bad performance on poor field

Richard Jakobus April, the Okahandja FC women’s team head coach, has attributed his team’s dismal performance to various factors, including inadequate training facilities.

Stars rope in Kanalelo

Personality of the week - Angombe dreams of continental success

Oshakati set for the Mayoral Cup

Business
Lloyds profit soars on high interest rates

Lloyds profit soars on high interest rates

Lloyds Banking Group yesterday announced soaring annual profits as high interest rates benefitted the British lender and sector as a whole.
UK to quit ‘outdated’ fossil fuel-friendly treaty

UK to quit ‘outdated’ fossil fuel-friendly treaty

The UK will join a string of European countries in leaving a controversial energy treaty which has allowed fossil fuel giants to sue governments over their climate policies, the government said yesterday.
Shiimi expected to act on rising liabilities…as debt servicing crowds out developmental objectives

Shiimi expected to act on rising liabilities…as debt servicing crowds out developmental objectives

IN the face of escalating public debt, it is imperative for Namibia to focus on specific industries that can drive repayment obligations. According to economic commentators, the country’s excessive public debt remains a major concern in the medium-term.

Multichoice Namibia to broadcast State funeral across Africa

Airlink pays tribute to President Hage Geingob

Airbus and TotalEnergies partner on sustainable fuel

Courts & Crime
Security guard gets 26 years for murder

Security guard gets 26 years for murder

Oshakati High Court Judge Eduard Kesslau last week sentenced a security guard convicted of murdering his girlfriend, over suspected text messages, to an effective 26 years imprisonment.
Husband kills wife, attempts suicide

Husband kills wife, attempts suicide

A case of murder has been opened against a 40-year-old man for stabbing his 43-year-old wife multiple times with a pair of scissors, resulting in her death on Friday in Windhoek.
Crypto accused await trial

Crypto accused await trial

The 15 human trafficking accused, including 12 Chinese nationals, one Cuban, one Angolan and one Namibian, have a long wait in store for them before their next court appearance. 

Contempt conviction set aside

Security guard guilty of murder

NamPol announces Otjozondjupa promotions

Entertainment
Rebirth of Shortgun to SG

Rebirth of Shortgun to SG

IN the ever-evolving music landscape, artists often find themselves undergoing great transformations, both in their craft and personal identities.
Sula Kyababa hits back at critics

Sula Kyababa hits back at critics

WATCH! In this year's first podcast of #IndustryLoop with the NSK, Sula Kyababa hits back at critics.
Rebirth of Shortgun to SG

Rebirth of Shortgun to SG

IN the ever-evolving music landscape, artists often find themselves undergoing great transformations, both in their craft and personal identities.

Basson unveils New Beginnings

Industry Loop - Here’s to 2024!

Promise forges ahead with gospel 

National
Opinion | Russia has burned the Western Russophobic doctrine

Opinion | Russia has burned the Western Russophobic doctrine

It doesn’t burn anymore – it’s called a blue flame. And it is blazing in such a way that Western experts and Kremlinologists have already unleashed their tongues, with which they are trying, albeit inappropriately, to start telling the truth.
Tribute: Geingob - the Statesman and influencer

Tribute: Geingob - the Statesman and influencer

The world over pop culture continues to reflect the cultural values, beliefs, and norms of a society.
Oh Death!

Oh Death!

The stark reality of staring at one’s own death must be the most terrifying experience

Go well Omes!

Activist abducted in latest Burkina Faso kidnapping

Lloyds profit soars on high interest rates

Youth
Cota ready to unlock artistic potential 

Cota ready to unlock artistic potential 

The College of the Arts (Cota) is extending an open invitation to aspiring artists to apply for its diploma and general tuition programmes for the upcoming academic year. 
Leadership from the youth

Leadership from the youth

The National Collaborative Board Association (NCBA) is a youth-led organisation established in 2020 by different youth leaders from different organisations across the country.
Enriching youth through music

Enriching youth through music

The Robin’s Private Music Centre recently marked a significant milestone in its commitment to music education and community enrichment when it unveiled the Robin’s Children’s Choir (RCC).

Dream big and push boundaries

Bank Windhoek supports schools with basic needs

MTC Teen Summit slated for March

 

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