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N$9 million worth of summons issued between Nov-Jan …with over 500 gender based violence cases recorded

The Namibian Police issued 9 245 summons which in total were worth N$ 9 688 050, between 28 November last year and 18 January this year,...

Grootfontein residents fume over ‘non-existent’ houses …as they enter a 2nd year of home deductions

A group of Grootfontein residents are out for blood after they were allegedly duped into investing in over 30 homes by Tulaing Properties Limited,...

South Africa: Cyril Ramaphosa elected president

South Africa’s members of parliament today elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the new president. Ramaphosa takes over after former president Jacob Z...

Jacob Zuma resigns as president

Jacob Zuma has officially resigned from his position as South Africa's president, with immediate effect. ...

Morgan Tsvangirai dies

The MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai who has been receiving treatment in South Africa has died following a long battle with cancer. ...

Geingob's Keepers - a man is who he keeps around him

Three years into President Hage Geingob's tenure, is there anything to talk about regarding the so-called A-Team whose members take millions h...

Editorial


Noa must be serious

The arrest this week of the former Hardap chief operations officer Yvonne Boois by the Anti...

Decide now on which SoE to kill or save

The issue of state-owned enterprises needs urgent attention and decisive action considering that ...

Farmers must just pay back the money

One good example of bad entitlement is what some farmers are trying to do by not paying back what...

Geingob must act his words on fuel storage, SME Bank

President Hage Geingob’s promise that those who were involved in exposing the country to fo...

Africa needs to take white capital head on

Jacob Zuma, the South African president is not an angel and has done a lot of dirty stuff in the ...

Deal with the land issue and silence the malcontents

There is a problem about land. This is a big problem that demands the government and even Pre...

Chinese investment is not investment but exploitation

Investment, according to the Business dictionary, is either committing money or property acquired...

If the pockets are empty, let the people know

Denial is a disease on its own. It is like anger. It eats you until you collapse. For the bette...

Till we meet again

It is that time of the year again when we the curtain comes down on another year in which we had ...

Poaching now a national crisis

The Southern African Development Community has in the past been commended for coming up with wild...

Harambee and the fiscal crisis

The final quarter of 2016 has brought with it the sad realization that the Namibian government ma...

From America with love

Last week Wednesday the world was left in awe and disbelief when billionaire business, Donal Trum...

Achievers donÔÇÖt beat their own drums

This week the Swapo Party held its policy conference in the capital headlined by the President Dr...

All eyes on cabinet over phosphate

Cabinet is set to convene in two weeks’ time to deliberate on the hot issue of phosphate mi...

History will judge us

Those entrusted with the health of state patients should start taking all people’s lives se...

Electricity now beyond the reach of many

Namibia is one of the countries whose economy is doing well in Africa and portrays a model of pro...

NCCI wrong on foreign investors

Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chief Executive Officer Tarah Shaanika this week blew th...

We are victims of our indecision

One of Africa’s greatest musicians, the late Lucky Dube, will always be remembered for his ...

One day the poor will eat the rich

In the past few months Namibia has been consumed with the need to decentralise the Food Bank coun...

Tighten your belts and walk the talk

News that Namibia‘s credit rating regressed from positive to negative creating real fear of...

Buy water, whiskey is free

We are living in a messed up world and every day that passes brings its own surprise. Just recent...

Public health needs attention

On any day a visit to anyone of the referral hospitals in the country especially the two main one...

History will judge us

If there is something that we cannot erase, it is history. It will always be there for the future...

Govt should exercise caution on NEEEF

There have been agitations by some white business people that they will not support the New Equit...

Angolan oil import deal needs urgent solution

Last week the Minister of Mines Energy Obeth Kandjoze sealed the fate on any possibilities of Nam...

Priorities! priorities! priorities!

Revelations that there is deliberate lack of political will to appoint the current acing Managing...

ACC needs to be proactive

It is very unfortunate, if not very disheartening, that this week we are revisiting a topic that ...

Hats off to Jooste, but!

Revelations that the Minister of Public Enterprises Leon Jooste is mooting possibilities of cutti...

Are we cursed?

We are synonymous with mistakes and we never learn. We make one mistake today only to make anothe...

Agenda 2017 at the expense of delivery

The Namibian political landscape, especially that which is closely related to the ruling Swapo pa...