An outbreak of malaria in the Ohangwena Region has stunned health officials, with about 430 cases and several fatalities recorded in the past month or so and the figures are expected to increase in other Northern regions, putting pressure on the regional health system.The outbreak in the North...

News

Bushiri’s shoddy miracles

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
The gala dinner hosted by self-proclaimed Prophet Shepherd Bushiri, which was supposed to be the event of the century in Windhoek last week apparently melted into a historic flop with social media erupting with calls of sham, deception and robbery.

Boundary leads to bloodshed

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
Communities in Zambezi Region are calling on the Ministry of Lands and Resettlement to revisit farms to mark out visible farm and land boundaries to avoid conflict that may lead to bloodshed.

CVNEWS editor shoots wife

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
The editor of a newspaper in Caprivi accused of attempted murder on his wife has been ordered to undergo psychiatric observation as his mental stability is under question.

Sport

Civics remain without a coach

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
One of the country’s most successful football club, Civics are still in search of a permanent coach after the departure of Christy Guruseb who resigned in October last year due to a string of poor results.

Business

Diamonds are forever

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
The Oranjemund Private School (OPS) 2016 Learners’ Representative Council (LRC), with the assistance of Namdeb Diamond Corporation, recently invited First Lady, Monica Geingos, to be the keynote speaker at a fundraising gala dinner.

Editorial

POWER OF SELF-WORTH

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
THE reality that Namibians must stare down in the next months is vastly different from the utopia and euphoria that a prophet managed to sell, and with the noise of his luxury jet still echoing over the Namibian skies, left a society divided about an occasion that is now remembered for all t

The economics of placebo Christianity

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
Religion is a personal choice, and rightly so, every citizen in a secular state is allowed to use own judgement as to how they want to worship their faith or search for redemption.

Into The Valley Of Death

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
In 1958, economist William Phillips, a New Zealander, published a paper titled ‘The Relation between Unemployment and the Rate of Change of Money Wage Rates in the United Kingdom.’ It was an unwieldy title for a rather simple relationship that he discovered in the economy of the United Kingd

Northern

Unserviced land delayed NHE

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
Following the report of unoccupied Namibia Housing Enterprises (NHE) houses at Eenhana despite the housing crises at the town by Informanté last week, NHE issued a statement indicating that these houses were constructed on land not serviced and that is the reason for the delays.

Coastal

Strand Hotel bumper first week

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 08:00
With the Strand Hotel Swakopmund open tomorrow, 16 October, for its first week, very favourable room occupancy rates are maintained and the several eateries remain packed with visitors with dinner usually fully booked, according to the hotel’s general manager, Christoph Holzapfel.

Speed

Mahindra XUV 500 debuts

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
Mahindra, one of India’s oldest manufacturers that started off as a humble steel trading company in 1945, is ranked as the 10th most trusted car brands in India as recorded by the Brand Trust Report, India Study of 2014.

Entertainment

Artist confronts job segregation

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:00
If you walked past a lady scrubbing away on a pavement in the Central Business District along Independence Avenue last week then you have witnessed Kirsten Wechslberger’s visual performance called Comment, Remark, Notice – Cleaning.