ǀAEǁGAMS – !Nakaǂnôa Ministers ǁGau!nâs, ǂNuwiǁkhāsib tsî !Hao!nāsi ǂŪsin dis, Anna Nghipondokas ge ǁîs di gowaǀîs ǀgôana ǀasa skolkurib !aroma skolgu ǁga oahās disas gere ǂoago wekheb Denstaxtsēs ai mā,
ǀAEǁGAMS – !Nakaǂnôa Ministers ǁGau!nâs, ǂNuwiǁkhāsib tsî !Hao!nāsi ǂŪsin dis, Anna Nghipondokas ge ǁîs di gowaǀîs ǀgôana ǀasa skolkurib !aroma skolgu ǁga oahās disas gere ǂoago wekheb Denstaxtsēs ai mā,
ǀAEǁGAMS – Namibiab ǁGau!nâ-on ǀHûs (TUN) ge ra mî, ǂauna ǁgau!nâ-aon ǂgaoǀkhāsa ǁkhāǁkhāǂuisensa ūhâ tama tamas ka i o ǂâuǀoa hâse aiǂhomisa tama hâsa ǀasa ǁkhāǁkhā!khōǂgāb hîab ǂhanuba koro kurigu !kharu hâse ge sîsentsoatsoa kaiba ǁgau!nâs !aroma.
KEETMANSHOOP - The expected rush for placement of learners at schools during the start of the new academic year seemed to have not tremendously affected the //Kharas regional education directorate.
RUNDU - Women from Sauyemwa informal settlement in Rundu meet at the town’s dumping site every morning to sift through piles of garbage for a living. They collect cans, glass and plastic bottles and sell them to a recycling company Rent -a- drum for a minimal fee.
RUNDU - President of the Namibia National Students Organisation (Nanso) Simon Taapopi has discouraged learners from renting on their own because of the revised education curriculum, which has seen a number of pupils placed at schools without hostels.
Otjomuise- Otjikumutundu tjo tji wana Omandaha tja wo ronganene motjivarero otjiyandja hange metuwo ro komando oitjavari yerapi rOtjiserandu okuyandja ondjozikiro ku Uruanaa¿i “Scara” Matundu.
WINDHOEK - The long-drawn-out court case between the Namibia National Teachers Union (Nantu) and government over remote teachers’ incentives will be heard in the Supreme Court on 2 April.
WINDHOEK - The Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) says a lack of forward planning and an inability to implement the new high school curriculum by the ministry of education are among the factors underlining the chaos that engulfed schools and learners at the start of the 2020 school year.
WALVIS BAY – Confusion reigned yesterday at Walvis Bay where some residents had to be turned away from polling stations as they were not eligible to vote in the local by-election. Some were under the impression that voting was open to everyone.
WINDHOEK - The Popular Democratic Movement Youth League (PDMYL) has promised to fight for the many prospective students who performed exceptionally well in Grade 12 during 2019 final exams and qualify for tertiary education, but are unable to afford the high registration fees required by local universities.
ǀAEǁGAMS – Namibiab ǀAwa!namn Daob !Norasasib ǁGaraga Sîsenǂuis !âb !nakaǂnôa danas, Komesares Amalia Gawa!nas ge ǁnāpas ge ǀgaisa !khâikhomsa auto !nari-aona Hôasoreb !nâ sîǂuiba hâ is khao!gâ nēsi ge mî, daob sîsenū-aon di tanisens !kharu ge kaitsēdi ǁaeb !nâ ǂkhîǂkhîsase ge !gûǁnâsa, ai!â ge !kharu kurigu ǀkha i kara ǀgoweǀnōhe o.
ǀAEǁGAMS – 10 500 Xa a !nāsa ǀgôan ge ǁnāpa ge ǂoago kurib ǀams ai Namibiab Senior Sekondere Sertifikati ǁNaetisa !Harib (NSSC) Xrat 12 !âidi diba a xoa 24 932 ǀgôana xu, ǀgapi ǁkhāǁkhāsen!khaigu ai xratga ǁkhāǁkhāsens ǂgaoǀkhādi ai ge dīǀoaǀoa. Nē !gôab ge ǂkharirose a !gâi ǁnāpa i ga ai!â gere ǂoa kurib di 9 524 ǀgôan hîa ge !kharu hâ in di !gôab ǀkha nî ǀgoweǀnōhes karao.
ǀAEǁGAMS – Namibiab ǁGanǂharugub ǂNûiǂgās (Meatco), ǁîs !hūb !nâ hoan xa a kai ǂnûiǂgās hîa ǀgapi ǀgaub !harib ai hâ ǁkhāsiba ūhâ gomaǁgan-e xu hâ xūna !hūba xu ra sîǂuis ge ǂoago kurib !nâ 115 000 xa a !nāsa gomana ge ǂā.
PRETORIA - The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has rolled out a series of trainings to build the capacity of penitentiaries from SADC Member States to uphold human rights and respond to HIV, Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) that disproportionately affect women inmates.
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RUNDU – Balimi mwasikiliti sa Zambezi habana kobalekisa likomu zabona kakuli sikiliti hasina musika.
KATIMA MULILO – Katengo Katolopo ya Katima Mulilo kakalile kulukisa mikwakwa yesinyizwe kipula mwakomponi ya Choto, mi kabulela kuli kakaeza cwalo nikwalikomponi zeñwi za Cow Boy ni Mahohoma.
KATIMA MULILO – Bafundoti bamiselo mwasikiliti sa Zambezi, babato fitisa lipilaelo zabona kwamuuso kuli utalime sililo sabona, kasamulaho liluko la njimo neli kwalile kuzwiswa kwa mango mwasikiliti sa Zambezi kuisa kwalibaka zeñwi zanaha ñohola.
The above-mentioned gentlemen wrote a joint opinion piece in The Namibian of 20 December 2019.
WALVIS BAY - Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) candidate for the Walvis Bay Urban by-election Richard Hoaeb has vowed to address the challenges of sanitation, healthcare and housing once elected into office.
WINDHOEK - The Teachers Union of Namibia (TUN) secretary-general Mahongora Kavihuha has called on the education ministry to intervene and withdraw the statement by Omusati education directorate recalling all transferred grade 9 learners from grade 10.
Otjomuise-Mo ma yandero wo mbura indji o Namibia ra ku ramenwa iyo matoorore wo tu kondwa no zo ngomainde. Ma pehee kutja mapeya tji va zo zo rata kombunda yo ma toororero inga aze ha kotoka movihavero muzeri nai.
At the beginning of each year, Namibians make new year’s resolutions and set goals for the next 12 months or so.
WINDHOEK - The Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco), the country’s biggest exporter of top quality natural beef products, last year slaughtered over 115 000 cattle. Outgoing board vice-chairperson Ronald Kubas made the announcement yesterday at a media briefing to introduce the new Meatco CEO Mushokabanji Mwilima.
OSHAKATI - Beneficiaries of social grants and old-age pension in the Okaku constituency were left stranded after the services were temporarily halted due to inaccessible roads caused by the recent heavy rainfall in the area.
Swakopmund - The Speaker of the National Assembly of Namibia, Professor Peter Katjavivi, says efforts are ongoing to bring all SADC member states on the same level of understanding on the need to transform the SADC-PF into a regional parliament.
WINDHOEK - Namibian police traffic chief Deputy Commissioner Amalia Gawanas said the conduct of road users during the festive season was somewhat satisfactory compared to the past years.
WALVIS BAY - The battle for the control of Walvis Bay Urban is heating up ahead of next week’s much-anticipated by-election, which will see two independent candidates and a Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) contestant all hoping to end Swapo’s dominance at the harbour town.
Otjomuise- Otjiwondo tjo Ndjembo, 1959-1961, irumwe ro ru tum o ma zemburukiro wo zo mbura o 60 zo Ndjembo yo Ruvanda, tji tja karere no vi tjitwa otjorupa ro ma kuruhungi inga.
Otjomuise- Otjiungura tjo ma tungiro yonganda yo ma kuruhungi po ma turiro omana ma kuruhungi wOmbara Otjitambi yOvaherero nu nguri umwe yaihe yyombiririro yo huuurire no ngwatero yo ngutukiro, Hosea Katjikururume Komombumbi KuÞako, ma tjiutu mo ma utiro wa Kozonyanga ombura ndji ma iyende po Toasisa.
WINDHOEK – Team Namibia this week added its voice to the unfolding international fishing massive kickback scandal implicating Namibian politicians and local business people. In a statement, Team Namibia called for decisive action in dealing with corruption.
WINDHOEK - The head of the Namibian Police Traffic Law Enforcement Division Commissioner Amalia Gawanas has warned motorists that they will be focusing on drunken drivers over the festive season.
Gobabis - Silyo sombunga zovakurupe wombunga zaSWAPO ogu gakara asi mugavi nombudi mombunga ozo momukunda gwaOmaheke Elvis Kauesa kuna kara asi takarumbasana momahoroworo gokukwateramo gana kuwiza kwedi oko moGobabis asi mukandindate gopaumwene.
Omuthiya -Kansela gomukunda moOshikoto katangterere vanafarama asi asi vahazumbanesa ehuguvaro mukaro omu zina kuroka mvhura zokuhavara zina kara asi azo kuna mwahuka sivike esi.
WINDHOEK – Capricorn Group took Windhoek by storm last week Friday with their Christmas on the Streets Initiative, to help the homeless community in the surrounding areas of their head office by giving them a fun-filled day they would never forget.
OMUTHIYA - The Ministry of Information and Communication Technology’s Oshikoto Region recently bade farewell to one of its long-serving staff member Vaino Mutota, who has served the ministry for 29 years.
WINDHOEK - Hundreds of informal settlement residents continue to connect their ramshackle dwellings with illegal and dangerous electricity cables for lighting, ironing and for fridges.
Omauezonjanda- Ozongungu zotji Hoveka poo Tjimana mo Mauezonjanda papaya aze rire otjhirumatwa tjo tji wana tja Namibia atjihe.
Otjomuise-O ma tokero nga hungama o Namibia kanaa ye zengururwa iyo murumendu poo omu kazendu umwe poo otjira poo otjimbumba tjimwe nu ngwari epango riura ouzeu.
KEETMANSHOOP – The affairs of Swapo Party would no longer be run as before, said Agnes Tjongarero the assigned party leader for //Kharas Region.
WINDHOEK - Statistics indicate the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has gender bias in the justice delivery system, with a low representation of women in management positions of the judiciary and those sitting on the bench.
WINDHOEK - The National Housing Enterprise (NHE) has embarked on a pilot project to upgrade informal settlement housing by building eight houses for people who have land ownership but still live in shacks. The eight houses will be built in Goreangab and Otjomuise.
WINDHOEK - Police Inspector-General Sebastian Ndeitunga has expressed immense appreciation and gratitude for excellent conduct and safety during the recent Presidential and National Assembly elections and during the political campaigns and post polling.
KEETMANSHOOP - The current drought in the south of Namibia does not only bring farmers to their knees, but in addition it also has a dreadful chain reaction from suppliers down to labourers and the general public at large, said Hansie Esterhuyse, the chairperson of the Karasberg Farmers Association and renowned expert in the agricultural/ farming sector.
TSUMKWES – Khaos tsî ǁamaxus ǁkhuribeǁkham-i dis Nyae Nyae !Aub!ûi!gâ!nans tsî ǀHûhâsib !Aub dis tsî N#a Jaqna !Aub!ûi!gâ!nans tsî ǀHûhâsib !aub hâra ge kurikorobe ǂkhîǂkhîsa ǀnōb hāǀaro ra hōǂgāsa ǁîra ǁanin hîa nē ǁaxasib !nâ a !âna ra mā.
ǀAEǁGAMS – Namibiab ǂhanub ge dī ǂgans ǀkhurub huib di māde mās aira ge Capricorn !Nans tsî Capricorns a ǀHonkhoe ai xūna Kō!gâs !nans hâra, nē !nans di kurisa ǂgaus, Bank Windhoeks di aiǁgausa sao tsî N$200 000 Dare to Care ǀKhurub Huib ǂGaes !nâ ge ǂgā.
The State Council Information Office published a white paper on Anti-terrorism, De-radicalization and Human Rights Protection in Xinjiang on March 18th 2019. Recent ‘Xinjiang Criticism’ prevails the Western social media.
OMUTHIYAGWIIPUNDI - An employee contracted by Ohorongo Cement died on Saturday afternoon in a freak accident at the Sargberg cement plant, the company revealed in a press statement.
NKURENKURU - The re-elected Nkurenkuru mayor Erastus Sitentu Kandjimi says the town has made remarkable progress towards its development.
RUNDU – Baana babane ili bayahi banaha Namibia, nebatamilwe viki yefelile mwataba yalifolofolo zesilelelizwe. Mapokola babulela kuli bababeli nebatamilwe kimapokola kwa Omega kabaka lakuzuma tou nikuzwisa manaka ayona. Babañwi bababeli nebatamilwe kasamulaho akufumanwa nimanaka atou amane.
WINDOKO – Katengo kakabona zapuluko amali asilalanda mwa Namibia, mwatasa Liluko la Silalanda nekabile nikushaba kwasibaka samayahelo amuyaho wababatibiswanga kimezi amuunda kwa sibaka sapabalelo yalifolofolo kwa Lusese. Muyaho wamakopanelo ili teñi babatibiswa kimezi amuunda bakana bayo tibelela kwateñi, ukafukuza nitaba yakukatazwa kikucinca kwamayemo alifasi.
Omauezonjanda-O Ministeri yOmekurisiro wOvihuro nOkozombanda, itjiwa nomasa kutja pena omatorokero wo posyo wOveta yOmauhonapare wOmbazu.
KADEDERE - The traditional leader of the VaGciriku traditional community Hompa Kassian Shiyambi, who died on 17 November will be laid to rest on Saturday at Mamono village in Ndonga Linena constituency after requiem mass in the Catholic Church at Nyangana.
OSHIKULUFITU - A 35-year-old mother from Oshikulufitu in the Omusati region has appealed for assistance from Good Samaritans to come to the aid of her ailing daughter who is suffering from a condition called hydrocephalus.
WINDHOEK - The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) of India in collaboration with the ministry of international relations is embarking on a project to send 20 Namibian diplomats within the ministry on a two-week special course beginning 1 December 2019, to Delhi.
Luhonono – Etungo nzira ezi zina kupura nomiliyuna daNamibia zokutunda ko Namalubi-Isize -Luhonono kuna kugendapo nawa eyi yatwaredera asi yirugana kuna kugendapo nawa kutwaredera asi nzira ezi zikapwe moomu vayigazarera ezi vana kumona asi tazi kagwanekedesa nonzira edi adi hanzere.
WINDHOEK - Inmates who voted at the Windhoek correctional facility yesterday have called on the High Court to correct the unconstitutional long-term sentences imposed on inmates, taking into consideration the Supreme Court judgement earlier this year that ruled jail terms exceeding the expected lifespan of long-term prisoners are unconstitutional in Namibia.
ARANDIS – Old voter cards, low youth turnout and elderly people dominated voting in the Erongo Region yesterday where thousands turned up to cast their vote in the much anticipated Presidential and National Assembly elections.
AE GAMS – Major-Xenerali, Namibiab ǀAwa!namn ǀHûs dib Oscar Embubulub, ge ǂhanusi ǀhui-ams !khūb!naes ǁaeb kaitsēdi dib di daob !norasasib ǂgaoǂgao!nâs ǁaxasib tawa ǀAeǁgams !nâ, ai!â gere ǂoa wekheb ai ge mî, ǁnā ǀgapi !gôab tsūke!gân dib hîa daogu ai ra hân ra !aromahesa daoba ra sîsenū khoen xa. Embubulub ge ge mî nē kurib !Khanna xu nēsis kōsen 2 643 tsūke!gân daogu ai ge hâna xoamâihe hâsa.
ONGWEDIVAS – Hepatitis di khoraǂuisens ge !kharu ge kurigu !nâ ǀgaisase ge ǂharo, ǂurusib mâisan ge 10 ǀHōǂgaeb nē kurib dis ai ǁîn di xoamâisa !gôaba 1 635 ai mâse a ǂan!gâse. Hepatitis Es khoraǂuisens ge 56 khoen ûiga ge ū tsîn ge 6 672 !nae!khaide ge !nurihe nē ǁōs ge Hôasoreb 2017 dis ai a ǂanhes khao!gâ.
KEETMANSHOOP - Members of the Horse Lovers Organization in Keetmanshoop could face prosecution for illegally keeping their horses at facilities owned by the municipality.
Never since the watershed independence elections in 1989, won by Swapo conclusively, have Namibians face a similar serious tribal threat, as with the oncoming November 27 elections.
KEETMANSHOOP – The Landless People’s Movement (LPM) held its final rally at Keetmanshoop on Sunday, with party leader Bernadus Swartbooi saying they were the only hope for Namibians.
OMUTHIYA – Omukwaniilwa Fillemon Shuumbwa Nangolo last Friday officiated at the inaguration of a classroom at Shuumbwa Combined School where he personally pledged to improve the condition of the school, including ensuring that it was electrified in the coming years.
WALVIS BAY - The second consignment of about 3 860 steel rails, around 7 500 tonnes, was discharged from the general cargo vessel Vestis Isle at the port of Walvis Bay last week Thursday.
KATIMA MULILO – Lubasi lolu fumaneha kwa Sachinga mwasilalanda sa Sibbinda, luhalifile kasamulaho muetapili wakopano ya National Democratic Party (NDP) Martin Lukato, nasebelisize mukiti wabona waku amuhela muhabo bona yanali kwa Dukwe, kubabaza kopano yahae ya NDP.
BUKALO – Lubasi lwa balishumi, ili lwa babahulu baketalizoho ni banana baketalizoho, ili bane bapila mwandu yakumateha, sebakona kukatuluha kasamulaho, muetapili walubasi Chuma Likando, nafumani ndu kakuba neulo yene izwelela kwa Liluko Lakufelisa Bunjebwe, ni Pabalelo ya Sicaba, hala mulelo waliluko wakubata kutusa babashebile mwanaha Namibia.
In the 16th century political treatise, The Prince, Niccolò Machiavelli postulates that, “Men are so simple of mind, and so much dominated by their immediate needs, that a deceitful man will always find plenty who are ready to be deceived.”
HARARE - A call has been made for judicial officers to revisit custodial sentences and use alternative, non-custodial penalties for petty crimes amid growing concern over a ballooning prison population jinxing efforts to provide equitable healthcare to people in incarceration.
WINDHOEK - The Namibian government remains committed to accelerating its interventions aimed at unlocking investment opportunities, growing the economy and creating much-needed jobs, International Relations and Cooperation Minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah has said.
Police chief Inspector General Sebastain Ndeitunga has once again appealed for calm and that Namibians be peaceful during the election period.
WALVIS BAY - Two vessel captains, of whom one is manning the Heinaste vessel that is currently embroiled in a legal battle over its ownership, appeared last week in the Walvis Bay Magistrate’s Court for allegedly fishing illegally in Namibian waters.
RUNDU – The Rundu town councl has urged residents, busineses and institions to apply to have their interest waived through an incentive programme, which runs from November to June next year.
ONGWEDIVA - Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila, during a visit to Amarika in the Otamanzi constituency of the Omusati Region last week, refuted claims that children in that area have died as a result of a lack of food.
Otjomuise- Orutjandja orukuru ro tji mbere mo Katutura, oro ohapo komurugnu wo ngutukiro ndwari rumwe ro u tomeno wo tjinbere mo Katutura, omayuva wo ma suviro ngazuko rwa tji tukire na ru ya ruka kotjikuru.
WINDHOEK - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/Aids (UNAIDS) in Namibia is supporting the training of nurses from the Namibian Correctional Services (NCS) to initiate inmates on antiretroviral treatment (ART) as global efforts to take health care services closer to the people gain momentum.
LÜDERITZ – The Ministry of Environment and Tourism concurs with the mines ministry that there is a need to amend the Diamond Act of 1999 to allow a tourism concession for Tsau Khaeb National Park (Sperrgebiet) where Namdeb is mining diamonds.
WINDHOEK – Major-General of the Namibian Police Force Oscar Embubulu said at the launch of the 2019/2020 festive season road safety campaign in Windhoek earlier this week that the high motor accident rate in the country can be attributed to road users.
WINDHOEK – The National Road Safety Council (NRSC) and National Institute for Educational Development (NIED) in conjunction with Road Traffic Management Services (RTMS) held a road safety education training workshop last Friday at Emmanuel Shifidi Secondary School.
NAIROBI - Namibia will scale up youth-friendly family planning services and address barriers that prevent key populations from accessing public health care services.
ǀAEǁGAMS – Namibiab Studentn Marisihuib ǂGaes (NSFAF) ge ra mî, hoa studentn hîa nē ǂgaes xa marisise ra ǂkhâ!nâhen nî aibe nēsis !aroma mâ-i hoa-e N$10 000 māhesa, ǀgora-e studentn ǁaegu kuru
OMUTHIYA – A two-year-old boy died instantly on Saturday after a 50-year-old man allegedly beat him with a spade all over his body, while a second victim, a girl aged three, is fighting for her life at Onandjokwe hospital where she was admitted in a critical condition.
NKURENKURU - An amount of N$24,6 million is budgeted for the construction of a multi-purpose youth resource centre in Nkurenkuru in Kavango West region, spread over the next two financial years.
WINDOKO – Baana babane babanyazwa mwapulao ya Alex Maluli Mushe mwakweli ya Lungu 2017, baka zekiswa mwakhuta yasikiliti mwa Windoko isaho. Babanyazwa ki Kleopas Malima walilimo ze 24, Kenibirth Ashipala walilimo ze 25, Nande Malima walilimo ze 23, ni Robert Shikongo walilimo ze 25.
KATIMA MULILO – Sikwata sene sipangilwe cwalecwale ili sesibata kulwanisa milelo yakubata kupuma sikiliti sa Zambezi kwanaha Namibia, sinyazize likezo zalikwata zena ni maikuto abukwenuheli mwasikiliti sa Zambezi, sihulu sikwata sa Caprivi Concerned Group (CCG), ni sikwata sababalehi bane bakutile kuzwa kwa Dukwe, sesili mwatasa kopano yehanisizwe ya UDP.
Otjomuise-Ozombura ape o 30 kombunda yo zo mbanga¿e oku ri punguha ovengi mu va tatumisiwa kotutu, poo ave paterwa mot jo vakamburwa mena ro ku rwira ongutukiro, omerinaneno no me kurisiro wombwiro no mbwiko, oruveze rwahoro ro ku pura kutja tjii hapo otuyano two ngutukiro twa yenenekwa.
Otjomuise- Ngunda nai oruveze indui ape kapena ndu ma ze yenene okwiisanewa otjozo ngonÿononeno zo ma kuruhungi poo omatjangwa iyo vahongwa va Africa ohunga noruveze ro huurire yo Vandoitji no TjiÞiro Otjindjandja.
WINDHOEK – Speaker of the National Assembly Professor Peter Katjavivi says despite Namibia experiencing economic challenges attributed to the global economic meltdown, the country has managed to uplift the lives of many of its inhabitants.
WINDHOEK - The workshop for media practitioners on nutrition and food security on Wednesday indicated there is poor access to nutritional food in informal settlements compared to suburbs close to towns.
KATIMA MULILO – The recently formed Namibians Against Secessionism in Zambezi Region group has condemned the activities of pro-secessionist activists in Zambezi, particularly by the Caprivi Concerned Group (CCG) and ex-Dukwe refugees under the umbrella of the banned UDP.
WINDHOEK - Indian High Commissioner to Namibia Prashant Agrawal has welcomed the landmark Supreme Court judgement on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit, saying the order brings to closure the historical and long-standing dispute.
ONANKALI – The Directorate of Rural Water Supply in Oshikoto region says the vandalism of infrastructure continues to be a major hurdle in government’s efforts to provide uninterrupted water supply. It claims some community members have been vandalising property and fencing off road paths, making it difficult for government officials to access certain areas.
CHETTO – Nsundwa !Amǁaresa Skoli Zambezi ǀkharib dib ge ai!â gere ǂoa wekheb ai, 3kW sores ǀgammi ǀkha ra sîsen !nanǀgaib masinsa ge !khō!oa hîa kai huib ase ǁnā skoli di ǁgau!nâ-aon tsî ǀgôan !aroma ge īsa.
!GOMENǁGAMS – ǁNāti ī ǁhawos sa ǂhunuma omsa hōbasens dis ge ama kaisa xu !nū tama hâ, ǁnā khoen hîa ǀhûǁarebese omna hōbasens di !nans (shack dwellers federation) !nâ ǁani hân hîa Narravilles tsî
WINDHOEK - United Democratic Front of Namibia (UDF) leader Apius !Auchab has vowed to establish a skills development and vocational training agency, once elected into power. !Auchab is one of the presidential candidates contesting for election this month.
WINDHOEK – President of the Republican Party Henk Mudge has vowed to continue fighting for the recognition of former Koevoet members and the South West African Territorial Force (SWATF) war veterans. Mudge said many of these officers who served in those units were suffering today.
KATIMA MULILO – Muetapili wakopano ya NDP Martin Lukato, naize na amuhezi limembala zenca ze 84 viki yefelile. Lukato naize limembala ze 56 neba amuhezwi kwa Sikubi mwasilalanda sa Sibbinda mwasikiliti sa Zambezi, mi limembala ba 29 neba amuhezwi kwa Silumbi mwa Katima ya Matakanyani. Lukato naize hana kuyema mwaliketisa zakuketa mueteleli wanaha, kono uka yema hala liketisa zakuketa limembala ze 96 zandu yamilao, bao baketwa kakulatelela mukoloko ozwelela kwalikopano, mi basebeza limo zeketalizoho mwandu yamilao.
CHETTO – Sikolo sa Nsundwa mwasikiliti sa Zambezi, viki yefelile nesi amuhezi mulilo osebelisa lizazi (sola), ili kalulo yeimuluzi maticele ni baituti. Sikolo sesifumaneha mwalibaka zetibiswa kimezi amuunda, nesibona baituti ni maticele baitusisa makandela kwakubala nako yamanzibuana.
KATIMA MULILO – Lipumulelo la sipatela sa muuso sa Katima Mulilo, linze lili mwamayemo maswe kalikweli zebalwa. Kamukwa ocwalo babalatehelwa kibalatiwa babona bahapelezwa kuisa litupu kwalipumulelo zakwamukunda, ili kobayo lifiswa masheleñi amañata. Bakeñisa kuli hakibatu kaufela babakona kulifa litifo zetomwa kibalipumulelo zakwa mukunda, litupu zeñwi zasinyehanga, mi sicaba sibilaezi zamuunko ozwelela kwalipumulelo, ko mayemo amakete atepelezi, mi sabeya makete abatu mwakozi. Mubihi yo, ulemuhile kuli libatisezo zeñwi zalitupu halibeleki, kacwalo litupu haliba zeñata kutaha butata.
WINDHOEK – Medical personnel from the Chinese government-sponsored charitable surgery project, the Journey of Brightness, on Friday visited a number of patients at Windhoek Central Hospital.
RUNDU - National Patriotic Front of Namibia (NPF) on Friday launched its election campaign in Rundu, saying they will mobilise former South West Africa Territorial Force (SWATF) members to vote for the party. NPF will contest the National Assembly election later this month.
OSHIKUKU - Founding President Sam Nujoma on Saturday urged Namibians to campaign peacefully ahead of the general election this month.
OMUTHIYAGWIIPUNDI - A total of 404 police officers will be deployed in Oshikoto Region during the upcoming Presidential and National Assembly elections, regional commander Commissioner Armas Shivute said on Friday.
ONGWEDIVA - The multi-million dollar Omusati police regional headquarters at Outapi was officially inaugurated on Friday after having been stalled for four years.
RUNDU - The Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) has resolved to suspend the provision of all government public address systems services, recording studios, video coverage and production after hours, during weekends and public holidays countrywide.
WINDHOEK – A newly born baby, who was allegedly dumped by her mother in a pit latrine of a local school, is recovering well in the Outapi District Hospital. Learners at Ombundamuti Combined School made the shocking discovery at around 15h00. It appears the baby was dumped around 06h00 in the morning.
WINDHOEK – The Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) recently conducted an ICT assessment of rural women parliamentarians with male as partners as a means to identify the basic needs of information technologies.
One cannot agree more or less with the juxtaposition in last Friday’s The Namibian newspaper by the editor’s guest in the persona of Rinaani Musutua, that this is A Time for Change.
WINDHOEK - Ohangwena police regional commander Commissioner Simeon Shindinge has ordered his subordinates to take the man involved in the mass killing of three relatives to hospital because there is suspicion, he is crazed by rabies.
WINDHOEK – The ministry of environment has dismissed as baseless allegations made by an unknown person in an audio recording circulating on social media that the ministry is allowing Chinese to drive vehicles patrolling the national parks.
NKURENKURU - The Nkurenkuru Council has invited potential investors, especially in the areas of housing and commercial property development, as well as the tourism and hospitality businesses to seriously consider investing in the town.
OMUTHIYAGWIIPUNDI – The Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) will recruit 1 212 polling and 33 field information technology officials who are to be deployed in Oshikoto region for the upcoming Presidential and National Assembly elections slated for 27 November.
WINDHOEK – The prosecutor general is set to decide the fate of a woman who was arrested for allegedly assaulting her neighbour to death over alcohol in November 2018 in Katutura.
In today’s turbulent world, a lot has changed as a result of technology that has globalised the world. The demand for healthy living, equal distribution of the resources, sharing of technology, skills, knowledge has risen and become an integral determinant in international relations. Such resources are unevenly distributed between developed and developing countries with a better endowment in the developed world.
WINDHOEK - Martin Lukato the resilient leader of the National Democratic Party (NDP) whose headquarters is a thatched hut at his village of Queensland in Zambezi, says he normally walks to his campaign venues because of the scarcity of financial resources.
KEETMANSHOOP - The planned eviction of families from semi-detached houses by the Keetmanshoop municipality was an orchestrated manifestations of cheap politics, says the Swapo Party regional coordinator for //Kharas, Matheus Mumbala.
GOBABIS - The Gobabis correctional facility last Friday celebrated the State President Decision patients’ family open day at an event held in Gobabis.
LEONARDVILLE - Omaheke is renowned for cattle farming but the fishing sector is slowly making significant strides, and its presence in the cattle territory is being felt as could be manifested by last week’s fish harvest in Leonardville, where the region’s only fish farm is situated.
Otjomuise- Omuhunga wo ru veze orusupi pokati kondiero yotji mariva otjiungurisiwa tjo horomende una ozondando mbari omapaha, o Ministera yOtjimariva, Calle Schlettwein, matja.
Otjomuise- Ehi mo Namibia ngamba riri mo make wa imba mberi kamburire no ku hina ombindu komutima.
Otjomuise-Ondjira komurungu oku tjevera onÿikameno pondondo yombwiko yehi mouparanga wayo no ku yandja omasa no ku kurisa ozongurameno ndu ma ze tjiti kutja otjimariva tji ma tjiyandjwa poo tjima tjihanewa ma tji kwata oviungura noutumbe nawina omipepo mo ngorongova yehi.
WINDHOEK - City police spokesperson sergeant Fabian Amukwelele has expressed concern over unregistered pirate taxis operating in the City with impunity stealing passengers and eroding the profits of registered taxis. Pirate taxis are also involved in criminal activities.
WINDHOEK - St Boniface College situated 30 kilometres east of the Kavango East regional capital, Rundu received backlash in the past week from parents and Grade 12 learners for refusing to give testimonials.
Namibia is going to the polls on 27 November 2019 to elect both the president and members of parliament. The nation will be dragging along its generational election curse of bloated party lists, ten presidential hopefuls in a population of less than 3 million and chains of political and financial scandals.
BUDAPEST, Hungary - Speaker of the Hungarian parliament, László Kövér, says Namibia is one of his country’s long-standing friends and that Hungary has started to heighten that friendship through its policy of “opening to the South strategy” which entails increasing economic ties with the African continent and Latin America.
SWAKOPMUND – Regional electricity distributor, Erongo Red, according to the governor of the region, Cleophas Mutjavikua, now has the opportunity to source and negotiate cheaper electricity from independent power producers for their customers.
OTJIWARONGO – Namibia, through the Namibian Correctional Service (NCS), has become the first Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Member State to launch a country-specific Corrections or Prisons Women’s Network as the region acts to better appreciate the role of women officers in ensuring peace and stability.
WINDHOEK - As eligible Namibians go to the polls on 27 November 2019 to elect a state president and National Assembly members for the next five years, the Anglican Bishop of Namibia, Right Reverend Luke Lungile Pato, has called for peaceful elections.
WINDHOEK – An organisation representing the interests of Namibians with hearing impairment says its members are being sidelined from electoral processes and campaigns ahead of the Presidential and National Assembly elections next month.
ONGWEDIVA - Police investigators in Ohangwena region have swung into action, investigating a case of suspected human trafficking involving a minor child who was allegedly smuggled into Namibia from Angola to engage in “slave like” child labour, which is a commonplace in northern Namibia.
WINDHOEK - Founding father of the nation, Sam Nujoma on Saturday encouraged electorates to vote for Swapo and its candidate President Hage Geingob in order to maintain peace, stability and above all, continuity to consolidate the gains the country has made during the past 29 years.
The noble task of eliminating hunger and malnutrition as set out in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the SDGs, as well as in the African Union 2025 Malabo Commitments, is actually a race against time towards delivering on the targets.
OMUTHIYA – Muzamaisi wakatengo katolopo ya Katima Mulilo, Raphael Liswaniso, ubulela kuli kalulo yabatu babapila basina litokwahalo sakata kiya swalelele. Kalulo yamubu ise ifitile famayemo amatuna, kuli mane batu sebasweli kuiswalela mubu, kamaikuto akuli katengo katolopo kasweli kupalelwa kutatulula litokwahalo zabona.
WINDOKO – Baituti babalikana mwanda kamashumi aketalizoho, bakafumana malambi asebelisa mulilo walizazi yona sola, kakuba kalulo yaneulo yakatengo ka Legal Assistance Centre (LAC), mwakusileleza simbule ni silalanda. Malambi naneuzwi kwakatengo ka LAC ki kampani ya Nampower viki yefelile.
WINDHOEK - A regional training of trainers’ workshop addressing issues of HIV and Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) in prison settings ended in Windhoek last week with a call to safeguard the health of people in prison in order to protect public health.
SWAKOPMUND - Popular Democratic Movement president McHenry Venaani says the missing electronic voting machines that were loaned to Swapo cast serious doubts on the integrity of the Electoral Commission of Namibia and compromises the upcoming general elections.
Otjomuise- Nambano tjasewa ko va pangure vetatu votjo mbanguriro tjo ma yururakisiro wo vi posa tja America kutja ohorongo onyama mai hungamisa pi motjiposa tjozondekurona za Namibia zaimba mba hupa kOtjiÞiro Otjindjandja tjo 1904-1908.
WINDHOEK – A new vocational training centre, the Namibia Institute of Tertiary Education (NITE), has promised to reduce intellectual dependence of students, grow talents and empower the nation with education, training, research and community services.
Konyara vantu wokusika ko 174 vatunga moSwakopmund nekoro lyawo nkera kavagwene nondja edi dakara asi demelikwamo lyepangero lyonondja. Sinzi sovantu kavagwene uwa wangoso kavakere womorukanda rwa DRC mo Swakopmund. Ano ava 38 nawo vamwe ngava gwana nondja edi momukunda gwa Karibib.
OTAVI - United States Africa Command (USAFRICOM) recently facilitated the training of 15 Namibian personnel in the identification and disposal of unexploded ordnance as part of the U.S. government’s Humanitarian Mine Action (HMA) program.
WINDHOEK - Khomas police commander, Commissioner Joseph Shikongo said they want phase four of Operation Kalahari Desert to end without any loss of life.
WINDHOEK - Namibia is in the process of reforming her insolvency legal framework in an effort to ensure that the liquidation and dissolution of insolvent entities will be dealt with speedily and efficiently, Minister of Justice Sacky Shanghala has said.
NKURENKURU - The Nkurenkuru town council has been given the green light to go ahead and enter into a land development agreement with the Development Bank of Namibia (DBN), which will see over 300 erven being serviced at the Kavango West town.
RUNDU – Squatters at Rundu, who recently defied an eviction order, were left fuming after council officials refused to accept their petition yesterday.
ǀAEǁGAMS – Namibiab !nâ ǀasase ge !Khaitsâb nē kurib dib !nâ ǀgui ǀhui-am ǂhanusi ǂnûiǂgās, ge a ǁaxa Mario!nâ !oabade ǁnān hîa ǂkhawadīb !nâ ge a tsuihen !aroma.
ANKARA - It is dismaying that Turkey’s military operation in northeastern Syria is being spun in the American news media as an attack on Kurds, as weakening the fight against the remnants of Daesh (or the so-called Islamic State) and hurting America’s credibility with its allies.
OKAHANDJA - Thirty new US Peace Corps volunteers joined local communities throughout Namibia last week to begin two-year assignments to strengthen education across the country.
WINDHOEK – Namibia and Azerbaijan, the former Soviet republic bounded by the Caspian Sea and Caucasus Mountains, which span Asia and Europe, last week signed a joint communiqué in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on the establishment of diplomatic relations.
OMUTHIYAGWIIPUNDI - Local authority councillors of Omuthiya Town Council are once again implicated in allegations of nepotism, following their alleged involvement in the recruitment of a human resources practitioner and an environmental health inspector.
WINDOKO – Muuso uneuzi masheleñi alikana bolule babalalu ni licika (N$3.6 million) mwakutusa batu babalikana 777, ili babalehi babakutile cwanuñu kuzwa kwa Dukwi mwanaha Botswana. Sikwata nebakile
WINDOKO – Linanga lelituna halinze lizwelapili sikiliti sa Zambezi sitalimani nikuekezeha kwalikomano hala batu ni lifolofolo, mi litou likamaela mutakafululele linze libata mezi ni lico, kuli mane litisa nyewanyewa
WINDOKO – Katengo kakabona zaliketisa mwanaha Namibia ili kakazibahala ka ECN, kaize kaka kumalela kwamulao kakuhatisa kalulo yabu 47 yamutomopuso wanaha Namibia, ili yehapeleza babata kuya kwandu
OKOMUMBONDE- Oruveze rwahoro Ovaherero nOvambanderu vetweko ozombwini kehi muve turira tjimuna o Eiseba mo mwano mbu va twako ozombiwni kehi rotjizeero tjimuna Erindi.
WINDHOEK - Namibian College of Open Learning (Namcol) Head of Strategy, Research, Quality Assurance and Stakeholders, Mberipura Hifitikeko has said the institution awarded scholarships to 378
WINDHOEK – The Director of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) Country Office for Zimbabwe and Namibia, Hopolang Phororo, has said national minimum wages can be the key to the reduction of
LÜDERITZ - A member of the Namibia Children’s Parliament recently paid a visit to the office of local constituency councillor Jan Scholtz, briefing him on the fifth sitting of the institution.
Peniko simpe mbunga zaSWAPO nomvhura ntano, yipo simpe tutwikire nompora, ukumwe nomukaro gomuwa yipo tukakare noekonomi lyewa. Omu natukeverera sirongo setu nokupa mbunga politika zaSWAPO nomvhura ntano dokomeho vatwikire kutwara ekuliko komeho.
WINDHOEK – With the severe drought the Zambezi region is experiencing a lot of human-wildlife conflict as elephants roam around further afield for food and water, causing havoc in villages.
RUNDUS – !Nakaǂnôa Ministers ǂNamipeb tsî !Aub!ûi!gâs (MET) dis, Bernadette Jaggers ge ge mî, !aub!ûi!gâdi nî ǀhûhâsiga ǀgoras !aroma tā sîsenūhesa nēs ge ǂgiǂgōsi !harib ais tamas ka i o !haoǀgoras ǀkhāgu
OMUTHIYA - As much as recent wet spells have brought delight to the communities of Oshikoto and other parts of the country, they have caused extensive damage to infrastructure including disrupting electricity supply.
Video: President Geingob defends Operation Kalahari Desert
WINDHOEK - Ethiopian Prime Minster Abiy Ahmed Ali received congratulations from President Hage Geingob on winning the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize, in his contribution to peace with Eritrea and introducing
Ozombuzovindimba- Pendje na imba mbari mo mu zaro kutja owo tjiserandu, oruhapo no tjiyapa, otja kombazu yo ma rapi ayeetatu inga, o ma zemburukiro oyetja 115 ye Raa ra Von Trotha ya ri no tjivara peke tjo mbazu yo u tjina no muhiva.
WINDHOEK - The national food reserves are currently depleted due to the recurrent and severe drought that Namibia is confronted with.
WINDHOEK – Works and Transport Minister John Mutorwa says Cabinet is taking seriously the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) recommendations to deal with deficiencies at Hosea
WINDHOEK - The construction of the Start-up Incubation and Innovation Centre was launched officially with a groundbreaking ceremony on the premises of the Bokamoso Entrepreneurial Centre in Katutura on
WINDHOEK – Climate change is recognised as one of the world’s biggest development challenges in the 21st century that continues to pose serious threats to the environment and human life. Climate change
KEETMANSHOOP - The //Kharas Regional Directorate of Education held a three-day summit, emanating from an existing twin agreement with its Northern Cape counterparts recently in Lüderitz.