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Leaders discuss way forward

21 hours ago | Government

The Canadian Prime Minister Justin Tradeau and President Hage Geingob discussed the latest developments in the Covid-19 pandemic in a teleconference. In a statement from the Office of the Prime Minister in Canada, the two...

Children forced to live on streets

1 week ago - 26 May 2020 | Government

Gobabis • [email protected] are currently 41 children known to be living on the streets in the Omaheke region, of which 31 are from Gobabis and the remaining ten from Otjinene. According to Senior Public Relations...

Women’s issues not considered

2 weeks ago - 15 May 2020 | Government

An online poll that was conducted on Wednesday showed that 47% of participants do not think that African governments are taking women’s issues into consideration as they develop policies to address Covid-19. This poll was...

Infighting continues at CoW

3 weeks ago - 14 May 2020 | Government

The City of Windhoek’s chief executive Robert Kahimise has written to President Hage Geingob, asking him to intervene in City Police chief Abraham Kanime’s contract extension.Kahimise appears to have been left with only one resort:...

Stronger together

3 weeks ago - 08 May 2020 | Government

Celebrating Europe day on Saturday, the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Agreement will be implemented to bring development for all and to help better equip the world for future systemic shocks.The European...

Okahandja progress report

4 weeks ago - 07 May 2020 | Government

Most local authorities in Namibia would be run prudently and effectively if politicians stuck to the oversight role instead of meddling in municipalities’ day-to-day operations,...

Protecting the health of women and girls across the...

4 weeks ago - 06 May 2020 | Government

Namibia, together with Canada and 35 countries, issued a joint statement on behalf of the peopleand governments of 58 countries, regarding the impact on health...

Kahimise questions illegal council meeting in court

4 weeks ago - 05 May 2020 | Government

Windhoek • [email protected] urgent application brought by Windhoek municipality CEO Robert Kahimise accusing councillors and management committee members of holding illegal meetings last week and...

Chaos erupts at Windhoek council meeting

1 month - 30 April 2020 | Government

Windhoek • [email protected] explosive City of Windhoek council meeting held yesterday afternoon stagnated for hours over a heated dispute between councillors over the legality of...

PDM, RDP approach police over council meeting

1 month - 29 April 2020 | Government

Windhoek • [email protected] Windhoek city councillors this morning opened a criminal case against Windhoek mayor Fransina Kahungu and acting city CEO Pahukeni Titus for violating...

Kanime contract extension under fire

1 month - 21 April 2020 | Government

Windhoek • [email protected] Democratic Movement (PDM) Windhoek city councillor Ignatius Semba has turned to the Windhoek High Court to ask that the court on an...

Nganate takes over the reigns

1 month - 17 April 2020 | Government

Newly-appointed Omaheke governor Pijoo Nganate officially took over the governor’s office on Wednesday.Nganate was appointed governor of Omaheke by President Hage Geingob earlier this month,...

Government

Home affairs spells out services

2 months ago - 30 March 2020 | Government

The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration (MHAI) offices in Erongo and Khomas are closed for general operations until 16 April 2020, in response to...

Time of change at BoN

2 months ago - 24 March 2020 | Government

The Bank of Namibia (BoN) is undergoing transitional arrangements after the appointment of the bank’s former governor, Ipumbu Shiimi (pictured), as minister of finance by...

New cabinet announced

2 months ago - 23 March 2020 | Government

President Hage Geingob on Sunday appointed an opposition party leader to serve as a deputy minister in his new Cabinet.According to the statement released by...

Looking back on 30 years...

2 months ago - 20 March 2020 | Government

The Namibian Government has spent at least N$90 billion on development since independence, according to economic planning minister Obeth Kandjoze.He made the statement during the...

Okahandja municipality books in the...

2 months ago - 12 March 2020 | Government

The Auditor General has issued an adverse audit opinion for the Okahandja municipality for the 2016/17 financial year, as its financial statements do not fairly...

Omaheke launches land plan

2 months ago - 05 March 2020 | Government

Omaheke’s 2017/2027 Integrated Regional Land Use Plan (IRLUP) was officially launched by the land reform minister Utoni Nujoma in Gobabis on Wednesday.IRLUP is a sector-overlapping...

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