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ACC to probe leaked affidavit

ACC to probe leaked affidavit

2021-01-19Maria Amakali
The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday said it will investigate how a hi...
Murder victim ‘abused’ attacker - family

Murder victim ‘abused’ attacker - family

2021-01-19Eveline de Klerk
WALVIS BAY – A Walvis Bay woman, who is accused of murdering her boyfriend last...
Mom seeks help for child with brain condition

Mom seeks help for child with brain condition

2021-01-19Albertina Nakale
KARIBIB – A Karibib mother, who looks after her nine-year-old son with a brain c...
MP wants Govt to revise Covid burial policy

MP wants Govt to revise Covid burial policy

2021-01-19Kuzeeko Tjitemisa
Member of parliament Josef Kauandenge has expressed concern over government’s Co...
Chief ‘threatened with death’ by nephew

Chief ‘threatened with death’ by nephew

2021-01-19John Muyamba
RUNDU – Mbunza Traditional Authority leader Hompa Alfons Kaundu has turned to th...

Sports
Samaria confident of win… as Brave Warriors battle Guinea in CHAN opener

Samaria confident of win… as Brave Warriors battle Guinea in CHAN opener

Brave Warriors coach Bobby Samaria is confident the Brave Warriors will emerge victorious when they take on Guinea in tonight’s group D African Nations Championship (CHAN) opener. 
Brave Warriors vs Guinea: Fans have their say

Brave Warriors vs Guinea: Fans have their say

Mutanga, Matias relish Chan opportunity

Mutanga, Matias relish Chan opportunity

Youngsters Johannes Mutanga and Jonas Matias, who both recently received their first national team call ups to join the Brave Warriors in Cameroon for the ongoing African Nations Championship (Chan) finals, are relishing the opportunity and can’t wait to leave their footprints at the biennial tournament.

Mixed fortunes for Namibian foreign legion…as Vries, Hanamub impress

‘Samaria’s CHAN squad balanced’… pundits weigh in on selection

Farewell to prominent footballer, whistleblower and noted leather trader - Alex ‘Kanjungu Koura’ Kapenaina 1954 - 2021

Business
Heavy debt levels confront Namibia amidst pandemic

Heavy debt levels confront Namibia amidst pandemic

Namibia’s debt burden was expected to reach 70% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by the end of 2020 and then to increase further to 74% during 2021.
Opinion - Covid-19 and the triple bottom line: Emphasis on people

Opinion - Covid-19 and the triple bottom line: Emphasis on people

The salmon run takes guts and effort, still knowing that you will die afterwards.
Bird flu outbreak  suspends poultry imports

Bird flu outbreak  suspends poultry imports

The agriculture ministry last week suspended the import and in-transit movement of live poultry, birds, and poultry products following the outbreak of a highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in some countries.

Local producers need stimulus package - economist

Bank Windhoek is PSG’s Banking Review Best Bank for 2020

DBN confirms N$450m for Covid-19 business relief... tourism, hospitality, transport/logistics to be prioritised

Courts & Crime
ACC to probe leaked affidavit

ACC to probe leaked affidavit

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday said it will investigate how a highly confidential affidavit disposed by Windhoek lawyer Marèn de Klerk, one of the alleged key figures in the ongoing Fishrot corruption case, became public. 
Murder victim ‘abused’ attacker - family

Murder victim ‘abused’ attacker - family

WALVIS BAY – A Walvis Bay woman, who is accused of murdering her boyfriend last weekend, had allegedly suffered abuse at the hands of the victim in the past.
//Kharas battles illegal drug trade

//Kharas battles illegal drug trade

KEETMANSHOOP – The //Kharas region has reported a sharp increase in cases involving the possession of illegal drugs. 

Oshigambo woman dumps baby

Woman stabs boyfriend to death

Attempted robbery suspect appears 

Entertainment
Pencilled Casting draws attention online

Pencilled Casting draws attention online

After the launch of the Pencilled Casting website, ordinary people can now register and be part of a community of actors, voice-over artists and models that all want an opportunity to live out their dreams of seeing themselves on billboards, magazines TV commercials as well as in local and international films.
unWrap - D-Naff Entertainment drops Lady May Africa

unWrap - D-Naff Entertainment drops Lady May Africa

After two years of making music with one of Namibia’s most converted gospel music movements, Lady May Africa’s reign at the helm of D-Naff Entertainment has come to an end.
Industry Loop -  2021 will be...

Industry Loop -  2021 will be...

2021 will be the year that musicians finally understand that radio is a business.

Top trending - When it rains, it pours

Industry Loop -  2021 will be...

Ozongama Zomuara Foundation on a path of impacting lives

National
Schlettwein honours Noval 

Schlettwein honours Noval 

The deputy chairperson of the Meat Board of Namibia, Dr Archie Noval who died last week, has been hailed as a stoic figure in the agriculture industry. 
Farmers warned of crop pests, diseases

Farmers warned of crop pests, diseases

The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform has advised farmers in the 10 crop growing regions to be on the look-out for a new invasive species of crop pest and diseases. 
Farmers' Kraal with Charles Tjatindi - How prepared are you for the rainy season?

Farmers' Kraal with Charles Tjatindi - How prepared are you for the rainy season?

Farming can get challenging during the rainy season. With slippery paths and wet surfaces caused by heavy storms and downpour, it is important to be safe from the dangers that farming and other agricultural activities might entail.

Govt stuck with willing seller, willing buyer...move to scrap system unconstitutional

Woman dies after being swept away in river

Lukato calls for unity in Zambezi region

Youth
Local conversion to electric vehicle charging up...national EV charging infrastructure needed 

Local conversion to electric vehicle charging up...national EV charging infrastructure needed 

As electric vehicles (EVs) become more and more popular around the world and an increasing number of these futuristic modes of transport have been seen on Namibian roads, their emission saving technology will only be as good as the charging infrastructure that accompanies it.
Pop-Up Camp opens to engage entrepreneurs and innovators

Pop-Up Camp opens to engage entrepreneurs and innovators

StartUp Namibia gave entrepreneurs and startups an opportunity to develop their businesses while they were at the coast in December with the Swakop pop-up camp, a co-working community office space for Namibian startups. 
Be ambitious and ready for every phase of work

Be ambitious and ready for every phase of work

Lisa Matomola, an Industrial Psychology graduate, said the biggest mistake young people make when it comes to cementing themselves in their various crafts is wanting a quick fix, climbing the corporate ladder fast without understanding the entire process, further adding there is nothing wrong with being ambitious and following one’s dreams; what is important is to be ready for every phase.

One Economy Foundation pledges towards Entrepreneurship Masterclass

Kiswahili introduction still hangs in balance

Popya - Destined to make a better living for all

 

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