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Kasuto says he won't leave NUNW

National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW) president Ismael Kasuto is clinging to the federation’s leadership after a majority of affiliate s...

Muharukua was selfless: Geingob

President Hage Geingob has described the late liberation war heroine Angelika Muharukua as a selfless cadre whose qualities are now rare to find. ...

Nahas Angula speaks like an AK47 - what can he bring?

Swapo 2017: What Have They Done This is the third part in a series where The Villager will analyse what each of 11 Swapo Party top four candida...

We might be left out of congress - Kasuto

Controversially “deposed” president of the National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW) Ismael Kasuto has exclusively told The Villager t...

Ondonga community sues police for harassment

Some members of the Ondonga community want the police officers who harassed them during a peaceful meeting at Okakodhi in Oshikoto prosecuted. ...

Can legacy politics give Ekandjo Swapo's head?

Swapo 2017: What Have They Done This is the second part in a series where The Villager will analyse what each of 11 Swapo Party top four candid...

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Further repo rate cut needed to stimulate economy

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will meet this week to announce the central bank of Namibia&...

Largest rare earth mineral mine expected in 2019

Construction of Namibia’s rare earth mineral mine is expected to be completed by 2019 at L...

Privatising will not be a cure for failing SOEs – Weylandt

  Privatising State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) will not be a cure to save them from failing as...

N$300m worth of projects completed at Arandis

Arandis Town Council has successfully witnessed the completion of major projects worth N$311, 70...

Govt is ruining small stock industry- NAU President

Namibia Agricultural Union (NAU) President Ryno van der Merwe has pleaded with the government to...

BoN warns against fraudulent financial scheme

The Bank of Namibia (BoN) has tersely warned the public against an online financial scheme known...

Going digital cuts the cost of starting and running a business

Being online as a business is no longer an option, it is a requirement if your product is to mee...

Budget and buy local to survive difficult economic times

Budgeting and buying local are crucial during the current challenging economic period. “Bu...

Standard Bank donates N$38 000

Standard Bank has donated N$38 000 to the Start-Up Grind for local entrepreneurs to be hosted in...

Vehicle sales show slight improvement

As the economy remains under pressure, Namibia’s vehicle sales have shown a slight improve...

NAU Appoints new executive manager

Roelie Venter (45) has been appointed by the Executive Council of the Namibia Agricultural Union...

Mining sector contributes 11% to GDP

The mining sector has contributed 11% to Gross Domestic Products in 2016 but contracted by 6 % r...

Husab production at snail’s pace

Husab Mine, amongst top three biggest Uranium mines in the World has not managed to live up to e...

Construction crash impacts building plans approval

The ongoing woes in the construction sector which crashed due to a cut in projects expenditure b...

Shilunga applauds small scale miners

Mines and Energy deputy minister Kornelia Shilunga has applauded Namibian small scale miners for...

Political appointees fail public enterprises - experts

Following the rejection of TransNamib’s business plan last week, experts speaking to The V...

We can’t prosecute for missing millions - GIPF

The Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF) manager of unlisted investments Sara Mezui-Engo ...

The future of Africa is trade

  Sub-Saharan Africa is today, the second fastest growing region in the world and home t...

Geingob markets Namibia in London

President Hage Geingob seized the opportunity presented by his latest invitation to England to w...

Harambee internet access vision may fail – critics

The Harambee Prosperity Plan’s vision of providing internet coverage and connectivity to a...

NTB rakes in millions from accommodation providers

 The Namibia Tourism Board (NTB) has raked a total amount of N$36 million revenue in the fo...

Expect more finance for the South ...DBN encourages enterprise and infrastructure borrowing in //Karas and Hardap

Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) Senior Communication Manager Jerome Mutumba has announced that...

PowerCom spends over N$160 million on infrastructure

PowerCom (PTY) LTD a subsidiary of the government-owned Telecom Namibia is currently sitting on ...

Windhoek aims to be a smart and caring city by 2022

Windhoek Mayor Muesee Kazapua said they aim to transform Windhoek into a smart and caring town b...

Continued development leads to success

Forty-seven-year-old Namibian radiographer, Renathe Gawanas, from Katutura, Windhoek, is one of ...

Industry players expect a pick in manufacturing

Industry players have predicted an improvement in the performance of the local manufacturing sec...

Whatever happened to the hybrid model?

Soon after the coming into the light of the Hybrid Model by SOEs Minister Leon Jooste, nothing h...

Nimbus another addition to the Stock Exchange

The Namibia Stock Exchange (NSE) has been joined by another company, Nimbus Infrastructure Limit...

Johannes !Gawaxab to resign as Rössing Uranium chairman

   Rössing Uranium Limited chairman, Johannes !Gawaxab, has informed the board tha...

I have made my mark at NCCI - Shaanika

Tarah Shaanika has been a mentor of local industries for 14 years as the Chief Executive Officer...