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Author: Albertina Nakale

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    Education explains new school curriculum

    Education explains new school curriculum

    2018-08-17  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK - As of next year, the new school curriculum for junior and senior secondary schools would have pupils who pass Grade 8 this year entering Grade 9 where they would from now on sit for the Junior Secondary school examinations. The new curriculum makes Grade 9 certificates equivalent to the current Grade 10 certificate.
    Ballot boxes dispatched to regions for fishing rights applications

    Ballot boxes dispatched to regions for fishing rights applications

    2018-08-21  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK - As the closing date for the fishing rights application is nearing, the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources has dispatched ballot boxes to all 14 regions where such application forms will be submitted and sealed in order to ensure transparency.
    Ramaphosa bemoans high poverty levels within SADC

    Ramaphosa bemoans high poverty levels within SADC

    2018-08-21  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK - Despite the significant achievements in the implementation of programmes across all priority areas under his watch, wealthy South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says there are still areas that require regional leaders’ urgent attention.
    NCCU rejects recruitment of foreign pilots

    NCCU rejects recruitment of foreign pilots

    2018-08-22  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK - Namibia Cabin Crew Union (NCCU) said it is shocked that the national airline is on a recruitment drive of foreign pilots at a monthly salary scale of more than N$150,000 tax-free at the expense of local pilots.
    More jobs expected in tourism sector

    More jobs expected in tourism sector

    2018-08-22  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK – There are forecasts of an increase in employment within the travel and tourism industry, based on the assessment of what the industry contributed to employment in 2017.
    Namibia, China to ink belt and road deal

    Namibia, China to ink belt and road deal

    2018-08-23  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK - Namibia and China are expected to sign a cooperation deal under the Belt and Road Initiative during President Hage Geingob’s visit at the upcoming China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) Beijing Summit slated for September 2 to 4, as Beijing seeks to cement its strategic influence in Africa.
    Close to N$100 million re-invested into conservation

    Close to N$100 million re-invested into conservation

    2018-08-23  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK - The Game Products Trust Fund (GPTF) has reinvested close to N$100 million into conservation efforts such as wildlife protection and anti-poaching.
    Nanso, SRCs cold-shoulder education minister

    Nanso, SRCs cold-shoulder education minister

    2018-08-23  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK - In an unexpected move the members of various student representative councils (SRCs) yesterday snubbed the invitation extended to them by higher education minister Dr Itah Kandjji-Murangi to attend a meeting to discuss the disunity among the Namibian National Students Organisation (Nanso) leadership.
    Yimbapira yokutura mahundiro gokukwata nomfi vana yitumu konomukunda

    Yimbapira yokutura mahundiro gokukwata nomfi vana yitumu konomukunda

    2018-08-23  Albertina Nakale
    Windhoek - Moomu tupu tuna kusika pepi nomazuva gokuturamo mahundiro gokuhuga nomfi, ministeli zonomfi norunone nomarunone ngesi vanatumu mambangu konomukunda nadinye 14 domosirongo omu yina kara asi mahundiro nagenye vahepa kugaturamo kumwe nokugapata yipo asi yipo pakare mpito zina zerere nkenye ogu. Kwedi kuna puko, Ministera gonomfi nomarunone Bernard Esau katente asi ehundiro lyonomfi kukwama
    Cabinet approves plastic bag levy

    Cabinet approves plastic bag levy

    2018-08-24  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK - Cabinet has endorsed the proposals as recommended by the Cabinet Committee on Trade and Economic Development on the introduction of environmental levy on plastic carrier bags, with 100 percent of the revenue from this levy accruing to the Environmental Investment Fund for improved waste management practices.
    TUN pessimistic about free education

    TUN pessimistic about free education

    2018-08-24  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK - Despite the fact that government has since 2013 introduced free universal education as per the constitution, the Teachers Union of Namibia (TUN) feels in reality the spin-offs of free education never took effect in Namibia. 
    5193 compete for 120 fishing rights

    5193 compete for 120 fishing rights

    2018-09-06  Albertina Nakale
    WINDHOEK - Despite the fact that a total of 5193 Namibians countrywide applied for fishing rights, there is only between 90 to 120 rights to be granted, Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources Bernhard Esau revealed yesterday.