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LPM eyes inroads into Swapo stronghold

LPM eyes inroads into Swapo stronghold

2022-01-21Kuzeeko Tjitemisa
The Landless People’s Movement over the festive season took a tour around the fo...
Court orders return of NTB millions

Court orders return of NTB millions

2022-01-21Maria Amakali
The organisers of the Kora All-Africa Music Awards failed to furnish the court w...
Khomas can only help 100 flood victims

Khomas can only help 100 flood victims

2022-01-21Loide Jason
Several households in Windhoek’s informal settlements endured hardships because...
Same-sex marriage applicants to fight on

Same-sex marriage applicants to fight on

2022-01-21Maria Amakali
Same-sex couples who were fighting to have their marriages to foreign nationals,...
Tents bolster Oshana classroom numbers

Tents bolster Oshana classroom numbers

2022-01-21Nuusita Ashipala
The Oshana region has successfully placed all its learners, except for 131 Grade...

Sports
Botha excited with sprinters’ level… considering that they run 100m this season

Botha excited with sprinters’ level… considering that they run 100m this season

Following Christine Mboma and Beatrice Masilingi’s impressive performances in the 100m race in Swakopmund last weekend, their coach Henk Botha said they are strongly contemplating competing in that distance on the international circuit this season.
It was a tough match - Ludwig

It was a tough match - Ludwig

Namibia’s senior women’s team yesterday crashed out of the ongoing 2022 Africa Cup of Nations field hockey competition in Accra, Ghana after drawing one-all with Zimbabwe. 
The real story behind the missing arm  Meester Petrus ‘Armpie’ Afrikaner

The real story behind the missing arm  Meester Petrus ‘Armpie’ Afrikaner

The Namibian Bill of Rights clearly dictates that everyone is equal before the law and reserves the right for equal protection/treatment, including inherent dignity and the right to have that particular dignity respected at all times, be it socially or otherwise.

U/20 trials on Saturday

Shooting from the hip

Women 7s starting rugby schedule … as NRU looks forward to thrilling year

Business
Take extreme caution during rain - RA

Take extreme caution during rain - RA

The Roads Authority (RA) has provided clarity on a video posted on a local newspaper’s Facebook page regarding flooding of a section on Main Road 28 from Grunau to Seeheim in the //Kharas region. This road forms part of the C12 Tourist route. 
Am Weinberg joins Gondwana

Am Weinberg joins Gondwana

The Am Weinberg Hotel will join the Gondwana portfolio on 01 February 2022 in a management capacity.
Buitepos ready to grasp investment opportunities

Buitepos ready to grasp investment opportunities

The regional councillor for the Kalahari Constituency in the Omaheke Region, Ignatius Kariseb, believes that development at the border town of Buitepos must be prioritised to transform it into an economic and multi-dimensional investment hub. 

Unvaccinated increase the risk for others – labour expert

GIPF welcomes electronic funeral claims

Opinion - Agriculture and rural development needed for inclusive growth 

Courts & Crime
Court orders return of NTB millions

Court orders return of NTB millions

The organisers of the Kora All-Africa Music Awards failed to furnish the court with evidence of their alleged expenses incurred over the cancellation of the awards in 2016.
BDF not liable for Nchindo murders…pressure group to approach SADC, AU and UN 

BDF not liable for Nchindo murders…pressure group to approach SADC, AU and UN 

The Kasane Magistrate’s Court in Botswana yesterday ruled in favour of that country’s defence force, absolving it from gross negligence and liability for criminal litigation in the brutal killing of three Nchindo brothers and their Zambian cousin in 2020.
Same-sex marriage applicants to fight on

Same-sex marriage applicants to fight on

Same-sex couples who were fighting to have their marriages to foreign nationals, concluded outside of Namibia, recognised by Government, said yesterday’s defeat in the High Court is not a total loss. 

NIMT double murder accused applies for bail

Madisia shows no remorse… Wasserfall family furious

Hinda-Mbuende sues Amupanda over Facebook post

Entertainment
Jinels models to grace Brazil runway

Jinels models to grace Brazil runway

Four Namibian models of the Jinels Modelling Agency will in April walk the runways of the São Paulo Fashion Week that will be attended by national and international designers. 
Uncommon sense - In hope of better mental wellness

Uncommon sense - In hope of better mental wellness

As we start a new year, we must have undoubtedly done some reflection on all aspects of our lives. 
Mental health conversations - Teachers’ sensitivity paramount in mental health of learners

Mental health conversations - Teachers’ sensitivity paramount in mental health of learners

As we’ve entered the new year refreshed and schools have resumed, children of different age groups across the country and the world are experiencing different emotions. For some, it’s their first time entering formal school, while others transition to new grades or new schools. 

Ay4’s sentimental track dedicated to his wife

Don’t buy my music online - Ras

Matilde Rens on her viral TikTok presence

National
Opinion - What a happy life? Count your blessings

Opinion - What a happy life? Count your blessings

A philosopher friend remarked recently: “God must really love unhappy people, otherwise He wouldn’t have made so many of them”. 
Opinion - Prepare for business growth opportunities

Opinion - Prepare for business growth opportunities

It’s never too late to take up any opportunity or a chance when it comes, as it may not come again.
Opinion - Covid survivor testimony: Appraisal of Namibia’s response

Opinion - Covid survivor testimony: Appraisal of Namibia’s response

I contracted Covid-19 sometime in mid-December 2021, and started getting sick around Christmas time.

Opinion - Achieving learning support in schools

Opinion - Higher education faces ‘pirate’ crisis

Opinion - Parliamentary committee prejudice during abortion hearings

Youth
Youth develop application to disseminate government info

Youth develop application to disseminate government info

Innovators from Kayogona village of the Rundu Rural constituency comprising of four youth, developed a GovAlert application to disseminate pertinent government information to the community.
Dispatched thoughts - Before jumping into the year be rooted in reality

Dispatched thoughts - Before jumping into the year be rooted in reality

Every time we enter a new year, there is usually a strong urge to look to the future to try and reach for something new. 
Opinion - Put an end to pity parties

Opinion - Put an end to pity parties

It’s not what happens to you that determines the course of your life. What happens, happens to all of us.

Short Story - Genocide:  The vaccination  of guns

Waste material recycled into a blending machine

Kapuka: We need to cut down on food imports

 

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