The bone of contention between Meatco and its Board of Directors was exposed this week when the state veterinarian announced the re-opening of the Okapuka feedlot after it was closed for two months.State Veterinarianm Dr Milton Masheke stated that the zeranol found in the urine sample in cattle...


US bans canned lion trophy imports

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 09:00
Because South Africa was unable to demonstrate the conservation value of canned lion hunting, the United States last week banned the import of all trophies from captive lion hunts in the country.

Finnish sponsored project forgotten

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 09:00
A PROJECT aimed to improve the disadvantaged people on the outskirts of Kilimanjaro Community Village in Windhoek sponsored by the Finnish Embassy is now only left with three women who are still trying make ends meet by baking bread.

Vigilance against exam cheating

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 08:45
The Minister of Education, Arts and Culture, Katrina Hanse-Himarwa officially opened the 2016 national examination marking session for the Grade 10 and Grade 12 examinations in the capital yesterday despite a teachers strike which almost paralysed the education system.


NBL and NPL could partner once again

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 10:00
Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) has confirmed that its door is open for possible negotiations with the Namibia Premier League (NPL) regarding sponsorship, nearly seven years after the two parties parted ways.


A Namibian House: Sunshine of the Heart

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 09:15
I’ve written before about how our President, Dr Hage Geingob, has spoken of ‘building a Namibian House.’ He has stated that “Namibians want a house where everyone feels a sense of belonging, where everyone is presented with a fair opportunity to prosper in an inclusive manner and by so doing, e


Expo better and bigger

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 09:45
The Deputy Minister of Mines and Energy Kornelia Shilunga, has called on the Town Council of Helao Nafidi to ensure that entrepreneurs are promoted, as they hold the key to unlocking the potential that will boost the economy of the country.


Dr Zealand for NSC top job

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 10:00
The Deputy Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service, Agnes Tjongarero has confirmed that she had a chat with Dr Donavan Zealand about the vacant position of chief administrator at the Namibia Sport Commission (NSC).


Special VW Polo Vivo Storm

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 09:15
The maker describes it as ‘visually striking’ which means its special features are all cosmetic - but they are quite striking.



Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 08:45
The Namibian Premiere of ‘Room to Rent’ about Ali, a young Egyptian screenwriter determined to succeed in London is to be held on Saturday, 8 October, at the UN Plaza in Katutura, as part of the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) Film Festival 2016, under the theme “Migratio