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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 ...

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Endgame for the 6th Swapo Party Congress – a choice between progress and decline

The Socialism Ideology Enigma    Five days to the 6th SWAPO Congress, the poli...

Hage is a weapon against inequality

Since becoming the president of Namibia, Dr Hage Geingob’s actions have not only suggested a...

Beware the festive season

Each year it is upon us before we know. The festive season, spreading cheer, thinking about the ...

‘Team Swapo’- destroy and rebuild approach

  The campaign for the top four positions in the Swapo Party leading up to congress towards ...

“TEAM SWAPO” elders discard and endanger party unity for personal interests

The launching of “Team SWAPO”, comprising of senior Party stalwarts, and their incre...

Race for Swapo SG under a microscope 

If we are to carefully study the matrixes and events surrounding the campaign leading up to the ...

An inquiry into morals: Free Love and Passion Killing

In his excellent work, Lila of 1991, Robert Pirsig deliberated on two essential metaphysical con...

Untold Stories – The Philanthropic deeds of Geingob

In Namibia, it is common for people not give credit where it’s due, ever more so when it c...

Campaign groups under a microscope

All successful campaigns have three simple goals: To win, you must project the image you want to def...

We need good, Godly politicians

This might sound like a joke to some people with the fact it is coming from someone like me, but rev...

Saving Hage from the ‘savages’

Dr Hage Geingob is a president under siege, has been for the most part of his time in office but the...

Let’s not betray our fallen heroes

In the wake of the heartrending passing of one of the most celebrated daughters of the soil, Hon...

Swapo’s 50/50: A populace decision against competitiveness

The Namibian Constitution (1992, Article 10) provides for formal equality before the law for men...

Yvonne Boois - Made of greed, bitterness and dishonesty

In trying to differentiate between bitterness and anger, the great Maya Angelou once said, &ldqu...

The power of a will

The right to life shall be respected and protected. This statement is enshrined in the Constitution ...

Slow growth is the new normal

  About eight months ago one of the comrades I speak to on a regular predicted that slow gro...

GRN on course with debt reduction

Namibia Equity Brokers (NEB) analyst Ngoni Bopoto has said GRN is well on course in its efforts ...

‘Student politics’ left Amupanda

Let me start this by asking why does Job Amupanda always claim to leave something moments right ...

Kapere’s sarcasm - rubbing salt on festering wounds

Did Mandela Kapere have to apologise for saying the truth seeing that nobody goes into an electi...

History is the best judge

What is the significance of the 26 of August date on the Namibian calendar? And what a...

Why not Hage?

In the aftermath of the Swapo Party’s central committee meeting, what grieves me the most i...

No economy collapses in two years

Social psychologists Gordon W. Allport and Leo Postman once wrote that “rumour is most fren...

Tissues and diapers for SPYL cry-babies, please!

After the High Court dismissed an attempt by Nashinge and SPYL health secretary Sioni Iikela to h...

Education makes us monsters

One of the ironies education brought on us is making those who claim to have acquired it shallow....

The President is not the enemy

Allow me to start this week’s piece with this very powerful statement reiterated by Preside...

Revise your support for AR

I have recently encountered folks, including friends, who, upon having vigorously supported Job A...

A Poor Man does not use Money as a Weapon ÔÇô Julius Nyerere

In 1967, the former late Tanzanian president Julius Nyerere wrote a code of conduct for his party...

Fighting Hage is fighting Namibia

Ok, let me throw down this marker: Dr. Hage Geingob is superior to the rest of his critics in eve...

Saving an under siege and sickly Swapo

The Swapo Party is sick and is currently under siege. Events leading up to the Swapo Party region...

Lies are going halfway the world before the truth

Before there was Ananias Nghifitikeko there was Hishilayi, JA Ipawa, Swapo Cadre and Pro-De...