• September 29th, 2020

POSTS BY Loide Jason

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Nearly 80% recover from Covid

Nearly 80% of people who have tested positive for Covid-19 in the country have recovered from the virus, according to yesterday’s figures from the health ministry.

Namibia’s rape shame

Sexual assaults against women and children have become an epidemic of horror, with more disturbing reports highlighting the country’s horrific rape crisis. 

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Mix residents receive land certificates 

More than 1 000 residents of Mix settlement, situated north of Windhoek, yesterday received land occupation acknowledgement certificates from the Minister of Rural and Urban Development, Erastus Uutoni. 

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Lingering vandalism irks governor

Khomas governor Laura McLeod-Katjirua has expressed concern over some members of the public’s non-adherence to Covid-19 state of emergency regulations as well as the rampant vandalism of property meant to help fight the pandemic in the informal settlements such as water tanks. 

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56 fired from police, 41 on suspension

The Namibian police have dismissed 56 members from the force, while  41 others are currently on suspension pending the finalisation of their cases in the courts for various offences, including assault of members of the public.