TRIBAL tension has flared up between the Inspector-General of the Namibian Police, Lieutenant-General Sebastian Ndeitunga and the outspoken Paramount Chief of the OvaHerero Traditional Authority (OTA) and former Attorney-General, Advocate Vekuii Rukoro, after the closure of bars operating illegally...


Namibian women lead in governance

Friday, August 17, 2018 - 15:15
WITH regard to governance, Namibia is leading the way in the representation of women in local government, moving up from 42% to 48% in the past nine years. In contrast, only 6% of women are in government in DRC, reflecting the lowest representation in the region.



Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 12:15

AFTER an absence of 26 years, Heads of State, ministers and officials from 16 countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) will gather in Namibia.


Tsumeb celebrates Olympic Day

FUTURE OLYMPIANS: Learners enjoying themselves. Photo contributed
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 12:15
The event, which was organised by the Olympic Committee of Namibia, together with the Municipality of Tsumeb, attracted closed to 41 schools from the Oshikoto Region.


Another arrest in Henties mayor case

UNDERHANDED: Herman Honeb. Photo contributed
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 13:45
A SECOND person was arrested for dealing in stolen goods in a case linked to Henties Bay mayor, Herman Honeb.
Police swooped in on the mayor of Henties Bay about two weeks ago after he was implicated in a case of dealing in suspected stolen goods.


Affordable cars

THRIVING: Auto Link Namibia (inset) Joe Zhaol, the owner and Managing Director of Auto Link Namibia.  Photo: Zorena Jantze
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 14:00
Most Namibians marvel at the thought of owning a modern car, however shy away from the prospect as the generally high prices of new car models are bound to leave their pockets empty for unending periods due to debt traps.