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Swartbooi labels Venaani ‘unethical and immoral’

Swartbooi labels Venaani ‘unethical and immoral’

2021-08-05Kuzeeko Tjitemisa
Landless People’s Movement leader Bernadus Swartbooi yesterday launched an attac...
State funeral for Kauaria 

State funeral for Kauaria 

2021-08-05Staff Reporter
President Hage Geingob has conferred the honour of a state funeral on the late V...
PDM candidate promises Katima development 

PDM candidate promises Katima development 

2021-08-05John Muyamba
The Popular Democratic Movement candidate for the Katima Mulilo Urban by-electio...
Top court rules in favour of LPM MPs

Top court rules in favour of LPM MPs

2021-08-05Roland Routh
An appeal Bernadus Swartbooi and Henny Seibeb lodged at the Supreme Court agains...
Mbomastic! … sprinting teen sends nation into frenzy

Mbomastic! … sprinting teen sends nation into frenzy

2021-08-04Otniel Hembapu
Twenty-five years ago, sprint sensation Christine Mboma was not even born when N...

Sports
Corporate Namibia throws weight behind 'Golden girls'

Corporate Namibia throws weight behind 'Golden girls'

Retail banking giant FNB Namibia yesterday became the latest entity to lead a horde of corporate companies that pledged financial and material support towards Namibia’s newly-crowned Olympic women’s 200m silver medallist Christine Mboma and fellow finalist Beatrice Masilingi, following their breath taking exploits in Tokyo, Japan.
Fraser-Pryce comes to Mboma’s defence

Fraser-Pryce comes to Mboma’s defence

Jamaica’s seven-time Olympic gold medallist and nine-time world champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce has leapt to the defence of Namibia’s sprint aces Christine Mboma and Beatrice Masilingi, saying the teens should be left in peace to busk in the glory of Tokyo Olympics success.
From Mbwata to podium … Mboma’s family revel in Olympic spotlight 

From Mbwata to podium … Mboma’s family revel in Olympic spotlight 

“I feel like flying, I can’t contain the joy I feel.” These were the words of Josephine Mutenya Muyevhu, grandmother to Namibian hero Christine Mboma who on Tuesday made history by becoming the country’s first ever female Olympic medallist. 

Tjongarero to lead Magic Ladies at Cosafa champs

Swimmer Seilder in action today…as history beckons

Mbomastic! … sprinting teen sends nation into frenzy

Business
FNB offers real help in times of need 

FNB offers real help in times of need 

Unprecedented times call for real help and this is exactly what FNB Namibia is offering, said Alna Booysen, FNB Premium and Consumer Head.
Opinion: Ericah Shafudah a rare breed in public administration

Opinion: Ericah Shafudah a rare breed in public administration

Last Friday, the Ministry of Finance bade farewell to one of the country’s strongest and most influential administrators since independence, Ms Ericah Shafudah, Executive Director in the Ministry of Finance.
Opinion: Digital transformation of the pension industry

Opinion: Digital transformation of the pension industry

​​​​​​​The digital transformation of customer experiences and the impact on the interactions between the pension industries and customers, presents arguably one of the greatest evolution in the pension industry for some time.

Otjinene making development progress

Namibian exports gain momentum

Opinion: Fighting poverty is a collective effort

Courts & Crime
State succeeds in former cop’s murder appeal

State succeeds in former cop’s murder appeal

Three judges of the apex court of Namibia upheld an appeal lodged by the prosecutor general against the judgment and sentences imposed on a former Katima Mulilo police officer.
Top court rules in favour of LPM MPs

Top court rules in favour of LPM MPs

An appeal Bernadus Swartbooi and Henny Seibeb lodged at the Supreme Court against their suspension from parliament succeeded yesterday when three judges set aside the suspension and declared it unlawful and of no effect. 
Surrogate child’s citizenship judgement on ice

Surrogate child’s citizenship judgement on ice

The High Court yesterday postponed a ruling for a case in which Phillip Lühl, a Namibian citizen, is seeking citizenship for his son, born via surrogacy in South Africa in 2019.

Migrant smuggling accused gets new lawyer 

Bribery suspect denies wrongdoing

Fishrot bribery: Long wait for Hatuikulipi, co-accused

Entertainment
Shona Ferguson the filmmaking stalwart

Shona Ferguson the filmmaking stalwart

South African actor and producer Shona Ferguson is being remembered as an unwavering filmmaking stalwart, who played a crucial role in uplifting the film industry and being highly praised as a pioneer and innovator.
ML to start record label

ML to start record label

Maria Lisa Immanuel, popularly known as ML, continues to uplift the youth and empower those who do not have a lot.
At home with Pastor Michael Curtis Amey - Shy and artsy Pastor Mike

At home with Pastor Michael Curtis Amey - Shy and artsy Pastor Mike

Apart from being an open book and playing the trombone, Pastor Michael Curtis Amey is a pretty good cook and a shy pastor.

Mental Health Conversations - Self-forgiveness is paramount to our mental health

Goethe Stage beneficiaries announced

Rudi Louw Bootcamp - Beginners Workout

National
Conserving wildlife in Africa… conservation success impossible without international hunting

Conserving wildlife in Africa… conservation success impossible without international hunting

Why should African rural communities co-existing with wildlife and receiving zero benefits from it bother conserving wildlife that damages their crops, kills their livestock, loved ones and destroys their property?
Youth ramp up vaccination efforts

Youth ramp up vaccination efforts

The Rundu Urban constituency youth forum on Tuesday launched a Covid-19 vaccination campaign targeting young people in the district and beyond.  
City warns illegal land occupiers

City warns illegal land occupiers

The City of Windhoek has warned land grabbers to stop the illegal action. “Our rule stands. Those who will find themselves guilty of this conduct, their stuff will be confiscated by the City Police,” said municipal spokesperson Harold Akwenye.

Swartbooi labels Venaani ‘unethical and immoral’

State funeral for Kauaria 

PDM candidate promises Katima development 

Youth
Nanso embarks on a winter donation drive

Nanso embarks on a winter donation drive

The Namibian National Student Organisation (Nanso) in Khomas recently handed over winter essentials, including sanitary pads, to two families, whose homes burned down in the Kilimanjaro informal settlement in the capital.
Dispatched thoughts - Always question why

Dispatched thoughts - Always question why

As I’ve grown older over the years, one striking thing that I’ve noticed in people is that they ask the question ‘why’ less as they get older.
Young philanthropist feeds over 70

Young philanthropist feeds over 70

Eager to bring change in people’s lives, a young resident of Rehoboth fed over 70 children in her hometown over the weekend.

Youth Power Group strives to empower all youth 

Reinforcing patriotism and volunteerism in young people

Entrepreneurship eradicates poverty

 

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