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Divorce Bill to protect privacy … Bishop says only get married when you are ready

Divorce Bill to protect privacy … Bishop says only get married when you are ready

2024-06-13Aletta Shikololo
Amidst the noise around the proposed fast-tracking of the divorce law, relations...
Neighbours ready to battle border crimes

Neighbours ready to battle border crimes

2024-06-13Albertina Nakale
Namibia and Botswana have jointly agreed to educate and sensitise their resident...
Metcalfe pokes holes in RedForce contract

Metcalfe pokes holes in RedForce contract

2024-06-13Eveline de Klerk
The Walvis Bay municipality allegedly paid about N$17 million to controversial d...
New legislation to establish property authority …will regulate market and replace Estate Agents Board

New legislation to establish property authority …will regulate market and replace Estate Agents Board

2024-06-13Maihapa Ndjavera
Trade minister Lucia Iipumbu this week tabled the Property Practitioners Bill th...
Pundits praise Desert Jewels ….as players earn respect with win over Singapore

Pundits praise Desert Jewels ….as players earn respect with win over Singapore

2024-06-13Limba Mupetami
Netball commentators are celebrating Namibia’s Debmarine Desert Jewels after the...

Sports
Namibia falls to Australia by nine wickets in Antigua

Namibia falls to Australia by nine wickets in Antigua

The Eagles of Namibia suffered a nine-wicket defeat against Australia at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Tuesday. 
Lowe, Hough win Nedbank Namibia Rock, Rut XC2

Lowe, Hough win Nedbank Namibia Rock, Rut XC2

Cylist Kevin Lowe and Mimi Hough produced stunning masterpiece rides to win the Nedbank Rock and Rut XC2 races at the IJG Trails in Windhoek last weekend. 
Pundits praise Desert Jewels ….as players earn respect with win over Singapore

Pundits praise Desert Jewels ….as players earn respect with win over Singapore

Netball commentators are celebrating Namibia’s Debmarine Desert Jewels after their impressive 58-45 victory over Singapore in an intense match at the Pacific Netball Series in Brisbane, Australia on Tuesday. 

‘Those who have served for long must go’ – Shimooshili …. return of Franco Cosmos mooted

Jewels defeat favoured Tonga

Katjiru: Supporters vital for growth

Business
Sweden shortlists firms for new nuclear reactor

Sweden shortlists firms for new nuclear reactor

Swedish utility Vattenfall said yesterday it had shortlisted two British and American companies for the construction of a small modular nuclear reactor at the Ringhals power station in southwestern Sweden.
Decent work has been completely decimated – Nujoma

Decent work has been completely decimated – Nujoma

Namibia has called for an immediate ceasefire in Arab occupied territories to allow for reconstruction activities to commence, and for economic activities to resume. 
New legislation to establish property authority …will regulate market and replace Estate Agents Board

New legislation to establish property authority …will regulate market and replace Estate Agents Board

Trade minister Lucia Iipumbu this week tabled the Property Practitioners Bill that aims to provide protection to consumers within the property sector. 

Inside Daures Green Hydrogen Village

Aviation conference backs single air transport market 

Production starts at Senegal’s first offshore oil field …as president Faye wants to renegotiate oil and gas contracts

Courts & Crime
D-day beckons for incest accused

D-day beckons for incest accused

A Windhoek resident, accused of raping his biological daughter several times and forcing her to abort the foetus after impregnating her, has closed his case in the Windhoek High Court.
Paragon takes Menzies fight to Supreme Court

Paragon takes Menzies fight to Supreme Court

Joint venture partners Paragon Investment Holdings and Ethiopian Airlines want the High Court to allow them to petition the Supreme Court over the exclusion of the bid evaluation committee in the review proceedings filed by its predecessor, Menzies Aviation, in 2022.
Fishrot accused fail to stop general populace move

Fishrot accused fail to stop general populace move

The Fishrot accused who are not former Cabinet members have lost their attempt to stop prison officials from relocating them to the Windhoek Correctional Service’s general population of the trial- awaiting section. 

Chinese accused claims assault in custody

New Era loses defamation suit

MUN leadership squabbles not urgent - Court

Entertainment
Omagongo festival hailed a success

Omagongo festival hailed a success

The 14th Omagongo Cultural Festival, held at Onambango last weekend, has been described as successful as it attracted a diverse crowd and united people.
Industry Loop - Do we have celebs in Namibia?

Industry Loop - Do we have celebs in Namibia?

It is undeniably preposterous that in this day and age of sober reasoning, we still need to ask the absolutely ridiculous question: “Do we have celebs in Namibia?”. 
Hambiya the rising star of Namibian Kwaito

Hambiya the rising star of Namibian Kwaito

Simon Hambiya has been making waves in the music industry since 2015, driven by a passion ignited by renowned producer MJ DrumKick. 

Namibian artists gracing international stages

Luis, Melissa team up in Paris fundraiser...taking House of Poulton to the world

Artists urged to apply for funding

National
Namibia falls to Australia by nine wickets in Antigua

Namibia falls to Australia by nine wickets in Antigua

The Eagles of Namibia suffered a nine-wicket defeat against Australia at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Tuesday. 
Lowe, Hough win Nedbank Namibia Rock, Rut XC2

Lowe, Hough win Nedbank Namibia Rock, Rut XC2

Cylist Kevin Lowe and Mimi Hough produced stunning masterpiece rides to win the Nedbank Rock and Rut XC2 races at the IJG Trails in Windhoek last weekend. 
Namibian first ladies call for new HIV medicine

Namibian first ladies call for new HIV medicine

NAMIBIAN first lady Sustjie Mbumba and former first lady Monica Geingos are among 300 world leaders, celebrities, scientists and activists who are calling for pharmaceutical giants, Gilead to share new HIV medicine with low-and middle-income countries. 

Truckers directed to stop illegal lay-bys

INEOS GRENADIER is the desert’s new best friend

Sweden shortlists firms for new nuclear reactor

Youth
Opinion - The power of the youth vote

Opinion - The power of the youth vote

In the fast-paced world of 21st-century politics, where the dynamics of governance, society and technology are in constant flux, the role of the youth in shaping the future cannot be overstated.
Creating a children’s book in 12 hours

Creating a children’s book in 12 hours

Writers, illustrators and editors who are passionate about children’s literacy are once again invited to take part in the second Book Sprint, scheduled for 5 October 2024.
Short Story - The Steel Dragonfly

Short Story - The Steel Dragonfly

Donkey years ago, along the edges of the Omatako River, a naked-chest clan used to wolf dragonflies. Throughout the feast, kinfolks puffed the scattered see-through wings. 

Haufiku receives Africa Youth in Tourism Summit award

NYC launches NextGen facility for young entrepreneurs

Yango Namibia: Transforming lives, one ride at a time

 

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