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Namibia’s banking population shoots up- NSA

Latest indications from the Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA) dating back from the 2017 financial year are that the number of Namibians who are bank...

Kauta resigns as NAC chairperson

Chairperson for the Namibia Airports Company (NAC) Rodgers Kauta has officially resigned from his duties, permanent secretary in the ministry of w...

Lawyer tears apart Oshakati Doctor’s evidence in trafficking/rape case

The defence council presiding over a case of rape and trafficking had a field day yesterday in the Windhoek High Court when the doctor who did the...

Charcoal exports to increase to 200 000 tons

Namibian charcoal exports are expected to increase to 200 000 tons by 2020 from 160 000 tons that are exported annually. There are currently a...

Shambyu succession war plays out in court

The battle of who should rise to the vacant throne of the Shambyu Traditional Authority played out in the Windhoek High Court before Judge Angula ...

Thieves take Katutura ambulance for a joy-ride

In a daring movie-style criminal act by suspected youths over the weekend, a Katutura-based ambulance was stolen and taken for a joy-ride before b...

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Kamanjab learners refuse to attend school after earthquake

Learners at Kamanjab and Anker are terrified to return to school after another earthquake hit th...

TransNamib meets president Geingob for N$350m plan approval

The TransNamib board met with President Hage Geingob and some cabinet ministers at State House t...

The future is here. It is digital.

From today, The Villager (incorporating Prime Focus) goes digital and will be published as a ful...

Shaningwa throws hat in the ring for Swapo SG

Minister of Urban and Rural Development Sophia Shaningwa has exclusively confirmed to The Villag...

It is high noon for Nghiwete at NSFAF

The Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund Chief Executive Officer, Hilya Nghiwete&rsqu...

'I have not been suspended' - Goeiemann

The Ministry of Works and Transport Permanent Secretary Willem Goeiemann has rubbished allegatio...

Johannes !Gawaxab resigns from SSC commissioners board and others

Johannes !Gawaxab has resigned from the Social Security Commission board of Commissioners ,where...

AR slams GRN for "zigzagging on land conference"

The Affirmative Repositioning (A.R) has today bashed government for “zig-zagging and delay...

Finance Ministry reviews PSEMAS contracts

The Ministry of Finance has made changes to contracts of Public Service Employees Medical Scheme...

Jooste wins case to fire NSFAF board, CEO

Public enterprises minister Leone Jooste wants the Namibia Students Financial Assistance Funds b...

Jacobs has no sleepless nights over RCC

The RCC board chairperson Fritz Jacobs has told The Villager that he welcomes the Cabinet Commit...

Ovaherero/Nama remains must be kept in USA – Rukoro

The Ovaherero paramount chief, Vekuii Rukoro has proposed that the recently discovered Ovaherero...

National electricity support tariff introduced

The Oshakati Town Council in partnership with Oshakati Premier Electric (OPE) has launched a pil...

RCC judicial management no easy stroll in the park

Analysts have voiced their concern over the latest move to place the Roads Contractor Company (R...

Manager wants NamWater board to discipline CEO

  Michael Gaweseb, a NamWater director, has written to the board urging them to discipli...

Land conference delay welcomed

Postponement of the Second National Land Conference that was slated for September is good as it ...

Trouble in Unionland

There is trouble in the unions at the moment, and the recent dismissal of Kasuto could be a tip ...

RCC under liquidation

The Highest Cabinet Committee chaired by President Hage Geingob has made its decision to see...

We will not move from here - Neumbo

  Otjozondjupa Swapo Party regional representatives this afternoon visited the Swapo Hea...

New Angolan administration will not change relations

Angola’s poll results will not change Nam-Angola relations which span decades while the ch...

Helmut says party is ready

Swapo secretary for information Helmut Angula says the party is almost done with its regional co...

I have had my share - Mbumba

With the Swapo elective congress just a few months away, the party’s secretary general...

President Geingob opens Ongwediva Trade Fair

President Hage Geingob has today officially opened the 2017 Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair. ...

Ntinda still suffers from the pain of a guilty conscience

When people are found on the wrong side of history, they tend to forget their past shameful ...

Steytler takes over new NSA board

  Former Statistician General and presidential economic advisor John Steytler has t...

NSFAF money issues hit students in Malaysia

  The Namibia Student Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF) is at loggerheads with over...

Millions spark fight for power at Red Force Debt Management

    There is a struggle for power at Red Force Debt Management, the compan...

Councillors positions must remain temporary ÔÇô analysts

Political analysts who spoke to The Villager on the National Council’s suggestions to ...

No common ground for civic society, land reform ministry

With just a month left now before the convening of the high profile second national la...

No coins or banknotes will be phased out

The Bank of Namibia this week told The Villager that it does not have any plans to phase out...