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Omaheke Swapo court case dismissed

Omaheke Swapo Party delegates to the congress who were dragged before the High Court in an attempt to prevent them from attending congress emerged...

Tempers flare in parly over fuel-storage saga developments

The exoneration of the National Planning Commission permanent secretary, Leevi Hungamo, from the fuel storage saga torched a storm in parliament t...

NSFAF management must fall- Kavekotora

Rally for Democracy and Progress’ Mike Kavekotora has called for the immediate firing of the Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund...

Calle destroys macro-economic projection critics

Finance minister Calle Schlettwein has stood his ground and shot back at criticism that he has made wild economic projections that are not realist...

Nam population at 2.3 million - NSA

The Namibia Statistics Agency has announced that Namibia's population now stands at an estimated 2, 324, 388 for 2016. This was announced a...

Restricted items at the 6th Swapo Party congress

The Swapo Party has informed all delegates to the elective congress this Thursday that it will not allow weapons and electronic recording devices ...

Environment


Beauty and the beasts  a tale of Sune Januarys struggle to save the Rhino

Miss Namibia, Sune January has dared leave the pomp and magnificence that comes with the cro...

N$23m for combating wildlife trafficking

The United States of America (USA), in partnership with World Wildlife Fund (WWF), has announced ...

Green products struggling for market penetration

Namibia’s green business seems to precariously hang by the noose as green products con...

KTWSP to see 60% completion

About 60% of the Kunene Trans-boundary Water Supply Project (KTWSP) is set to be completed t...

Drought causes fluctuation in livestock marketing

The number of cattle and small stock marketed at export abattoirs and butchers, as well as t...

Trophy hunting rakes in N$300m

Trophy-hunting has contributed about N$350 million to the economy in the last financial year, The...

Green Scheme elevating agronomic production

The Green Scheme project has contributed significantly to agronomic production in Namibia, s...

Recycle to enhance economy

Recycling is not only a way to maintain a clean environment, it also contributes to the Nami...

N$ 74 million Allocated Towards Drought Relief

The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (MAWF) has allocated a budget of N$74 millio...

Desertification affects crop growth

Deputy Minister of environment and tourism, Tommy Nambahu said desertification and land degr...

Subsistence farmers main culprits of 95% veld fires

Through burning grass and bushes to create more land area for farming, subsistence farmers c...

MET gears up to save Rhinos

The Wildlife Crime Prevention Unit of NAMPOL and the Namibian Defence force are put to lead ...

EIF kicks off annual awards

The Environmental Investment Fund (EIF) of Namibia will from now on annually award custodian...

Local Authorities should invest in dumpsites

Environmentalists have called on local authorities to invest in the construction of environm...

Town councils struggle with waste management

Most town councils in Namibia do not have a bankable waste management system to curb anomali...

Africa ÔÇÿmissing out on biotech green revolutionÔÇÖ

  Sub-Saharan Africa’s agricultural sector needs to harvest the fruits of bio...

MET on point with development of protected areas

The Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) has recently launched three policies for conservati...

Government commended for giraffe conservancy

Giraffe Conservation Foundation (GCF) Executive Director and Conservation Scientist Dr J...

O&L launches an environment week

The Ohlthaver and List (O&L) Group of companies is launching its first ever environment ...

Law enforcement, wildlife protection in the making

Although Namibia has successfully implemented biodiversity conservation, it has been gradual...

Next Graphite announces completion of license transfer to subsidiary

Next Graphite Inc., a development stage company in Namibia targeting the global graphite pro...

Simulators to improve mine safety, productivity, despite sectorÔÇÖs slowdown

Despite continued cautiousness and a slowdown in the global mining industry, investments in ...

Local rhinos under threat

Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) says rhinoceros poaching is slowly gaining momentu...

Debmarine posts a record 1.16 mil carats

Debmarine Namibia last year achieved a production record of 1.16m carats of diamonds, compar...

Tight collaboration needed against wildlife trafficking

Wildlife trade is a big business, run by dangerous international networks while animal parts...

Blossom, Tequila return to Great Wings

Musicians, Blossom and Tequila, have re-signed to record label, Great Wings Promotions, with...

Adopting sustainable development starts at community level

With the belief that change starts at community level, Desert Research Foundation Namibia (DRFN) ...

Need to reinforce environmental laws

To create a platform for regulators and industry experts to share best practices relating to envi...

Promoting environment friendly activities

The Economic Land Degradation initiative (ELD) June 2013 report stresses that deforestation and l...

Commonwealth donates N$20 000 to drought

          The Commonwealth Heads of Mission Gro...