The Namibian Police (Nampol) has instituted an inquiry into the death of a struggle kid and the six police officers wounded by gunshots and flying stones in the area of the Swapo headquarters in Windhoek yesterday.According to the Inspector-General of Nampol, Sebastian Ndeitunga, all the firearms...

News

Gays divorce for better rights

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:00
A number of Namibian gay couples who got married in South Africa since this country legalised gay marriage, are now opting for divorce proceedings at the cost of legal fees of N$12 000, and rather enter into Civil Union agreements.

Olufuko festival huge success

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:00
The successful commemoration of Olufuko Cultural Festival at Outapi in Omusati Region was described by some people as a victory over cultural colonialism and imperialism.

UNAM assault case moved

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:00
The long-dragging assault case against University of Namibia academic Rudolph Kamerika will return to court early next year after it was postponed last Friday because of the non-availability of a magistrate.

Sport

African Stars back in play

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:00
Namibia Football Association (NFA) Appeal’s Committee on Wednesday, 27 August 2014, afternoon delivered their verdict on the appeals hearing held on Saturday, 16 August 2014 in the case between African Stars Soccer Club (Pty Ltd), Sydney Martin and Clint Dauti against the MTC Namibia Premier

Business

Medical aid price fixing

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:00
The monopoly of Namibian medical aid funds formed by the Namibian Association of Medical Aid Funds (Namaf), is hard pressed to avoid punitive action for anti-competitive practices and price fixing found by the Namibian Competition Commission. 

Editorial

POHAMBA’S LEGACY SETS A NEW TREND

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:00
President Pohamba has given notice that he is on his way out and he has backed this with action.  This approach presents to Namibian political parties, the Southern African Region and the world at large, a wonderful foundation for any home, and as it were, an example to emulate.

One step at a time

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:00
THE next few days and weeks will give Namibians in glimpse into the political future when contesting political parties prepare their parliamentary candidate lists and the additional registration of voters takes place.

Northern

Trade fair tender dispute

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 08:00
One of the tenderers of the entertainment section of the Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair (OATF) Julius Ziggy Itope of Maxi Music Production is alleging corruption following the award of a tender to “undeserving bidders”.

Coastal

Fish promotes prosperity

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:00
Namibia’s fishing resource is not for profit also an accessible, affordable and healthy protein alternative for all Namibians, said Fisheries Minister Bernhardt Esau in Walvis Bay last Friday during the launch of the Namibia Fish Consumption Promotion Trust’s (NFCPT) National Fish Consumptio

Speed

Pupkewitz Toyota goes north

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:00
Pupkewitz Toyota Oshakati was officially inaugurated last week Thursday, sporting the visual appeal and emphasis on customer experience demanded by the international Toyota Motor Corporation and its global New Retail Concept of uniform look and feel worldwide. 

Entertainment

Local music industry sucks

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:00
THE Namibian 2013 Big Brother Africa – The Chase evicted housemate, Maria Nepembe is claiming the Namibian music industry is not growing.