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Posts by Staff Reporter:

    NCA decides on minimum wage for charcoal workers

    NCA decides on minimum wage for charcoal workers

    2018-08-21  Staff Reporter
    OTJIWARONGO - The 2018 AGM of the Namibia Charcoal Association (NCA) has concluded a minimum wage and basic standard of living conditions being the provision of free protective equipment and clothing for workers.
    Pig industry gears for a third abattoir

    Pig industry gears for a third abattoir

    2018-08-21  Staff Reporter
    WINDHOEK – Namibia’s pork industry is exploring all avenues to erect a third pig abattoir in the central areas to bolster local production which has experienced a 14.8 percent decline in the first six months of this year.
    Madagascar beefs up Zebu business exports

    Madagascar beefs up Zebu business exports

    2018-08-21  Staff Reporter
    TOLANARO, Madagascar- For generations, zebu cattle have symbolised power and prosperity in Madagascar.
    Learning how to cook on solar in five days

    Learning how to cook on solar in five days

    2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
    MALTAHÖHE – Last week 28 young Namibians from all over the country had the opportunity to participate in a workshop on solar cooking, renewable energy and climate change at the Namib Desert Environmental Education Trust (NaDEET) centre, located in the middle of NamibRand Reserve, the private nature reserve in the Namib Desert.
    In memory of ‘stubborn optimist’ Kofi Annan

    In memory of ‘stubborn optimist’ Kofi Annan

    2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
    Kofi Annan often described himself as a ‘stubborn optimist’. Winston Churchill defined an optimist as one who “see the opportunity in every difficulty.” Kofi Annan was, indeed, an eternal optimist who always faced seemingly insuperable challenges with such optimism that in the end, would lead to a solution. Kofi – whose name means born on Friday and his middle name Atta means twin - had a twin sis
    Profiles of courage: !Nanseb on My Mind

    Profiles of courage: !Nanseb on My Mind

    2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
    !Nanseb is the affectionate name for Hendrik Witbooi, that African revolutionary par excellence. This man lived the life of a selfless person, sworn only to the best interest of his people and he lived through the worst of times.
    Infusing progressive leadership into national development (Part II)

    Infusing progressive leadership into national development (Part II)

    2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
    Progressive leadership focuses on a continuous journey, the constant reshaping of vision and outcomes to navigate specific challenges.
    Namsov Community Trust empowers San women in Omaheke

    Namsov Community Trust empowers San women in Omaheke

    2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
    WINDHOEK – The construction of a community centre in Corridor 17 of the Omaheke Region, which was approved by the Namsov Community Trust (NCT) in 2015, has been successfully completed. The centre was constructed in honour of the late Chief Sophia Jacobs for the San community and will serve women in the San community to provide long-term sustainable economic upliftment and empowerment.
    How to save when you live alone

    How to save when you live alone

    2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
    WINDHOEK – Living alone can both be an exciting journey and a challenging one. It gives you a sense of freedom, where you are the sole ruler of your domain, yet it is considered to be more expensive if compared with sharing with someone.
    Elso offers refills of its products to combat waste

    Elso offers refills of its products to combat waste

    2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
    WINDHOEK - Elso Holdings is offering its customers the option of refilling containers with its cleaning products to curb wastage and save money. Four of Elso’s factory outlets around Namibia offer this convenient and environmentally friendly service to its clientele.
    Over 90 percent of Air Namibia’s pilots are Namibian

    Over 90 percent of Air Namibia’s pilots are Namibian

    2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
    Almost no country is totally self-sufficient and has no need for skill support in specific fields. This is evident in specialised field of expertise such as medicine, marine, mining and also in the aviation industry. The aviation sector facilitates tourism, business, trade and logistics. Namibia’s development goals has logistics as one of the driving forces of Namibia’s Development Plan (NDP5) and
    Advantage Y&R wins bronze Loerie for ‘The Shack’

    Advantage Y&R wins bronze Loerie for ‘The Shack’

    2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
    WINDHOEK - Well-known Namibian advertising agency, Advantage Y&R, has continued its run of success, this time picking up a Loerie Award for a temporary structure called ‘The Shack’, which won in the category for ‘Three Dimensional & Environmental Design – Interior Design & Temporary Structures.’