After 20 years of South Africa’s democratisation the two sister parties, Swapo and the ANC, have not yet settled the border between the two countries.An oversight by the Namibian government to finalise the country’s southern border with South Africa 20 years ago has turned into an embarrassing...

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MARAUDING ELEPHANTS IN OTJOMBINDE

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:00

Elephants were recently spotted in Otjombinde village. A resident in the area, Erna Kandorozu said an eye witness just told her this morning that he saw the elephants close to Otjongaka village but could not confirm how many there were.

NUNW overrules NAFAU suspension

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:00
The Namibia Food and Allied Workers Union (NAFAU) suspended its deputy general secretary, Hilma Hangula, last week, accusing her of mismanagement since members are resigning and the union is now a financial dire straits.

Sport

NAWISA slams sport admin

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:00
The Namibian Women in Sports Association (NAWISA) slams sport administrators and federations for their failure to develop sport amongst women on the grassroots level.

Business

Trustco engages BNY Mellon

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:00
BNY Mellon, a United States of America (USA) global leader in investment management services, has been appointed by Trustco Group Holdings Limited (TGH) as a custodian to manage the shares of its shareholders in America.

Editorial

The dilemma of being superficially rich

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:00
The frontrunners have for a while now disputed the classification of Namibia as a lower and upper middle income country respectively, with the average salary pegged at about N$100 000 per annum, which in most cases does not at all reflect the prevalence of abject poverty on the ground.

Transformation in motion

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:00
THE much talked about Geingob initiative at the Windhoek Country Club involving all sections of society was historic and a monumental moment of the transformation agenda that is underway since the Prime Minister became the ruling party, Swapo’s presidential candidate.

Auditing state finances instils confidence

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:00
There might have been reason to be sceptical about the Office of the Auditor-General (OAG) from inception as it could have become another agency hell-bent to hide the magnitude of corruption and mismanagement.

Northern

Man alleges police shooting

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:00
A 34-year-old resident of Oshikango in the Ohangwena Region is accusing the police at the town of shunning responsibility in a shooting incident in which a bullet fired into his corrugated zinc home, allegedly by the police, caused slight injuries to his head while he was deep in slumber las

Coastal

TUCNA pressed for solutions

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:00
The Walvis Bay municipality maintains that it is equally concerned about the plight of shack dwellers at the coastal town, citing the adoption of its strategic plan (2013) and the recently approved Integrated Urban Spatial Development Framework to solve some of the problems.

Speed

X-traordinary Nissan X-Trail

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 08:00
The exciting new 2014 Nissan X-Trail has come to town and when Speed had the opportunity to test-drive one this week it was with much anticipation that the vehicle was collected. 

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