ALARMS over the alienation of a 15% minority shareholding worth N$170 million in Mobile Telecommunications Ltd (MTC) have gone off, while the Minister of Finance and Cabinet already insisted on clarity on the process presided over by the Minister of Information and Communication Technology, Joel...

News

Ex-magistrate calls on PM

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 08:00
Ex-magistrate Thomas Kanime yesterday called for the involvement of Prime Minister Hage Geingob in commissioning a team of experts to investigate and finalise a pending criminal case that stemmed from the pe-trol bombing of his residence in Ongwediva seven years ago.

Crime wave in Walvis

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 08:00
Chicken fast food outlet Nando’s fell victim to an armed robbery in Walvis Bay’s central business district on Sunday, sending a clear message that unless something is done the town is to suffer serious consequences if targeted by armed gangs.

Crop farmer cries foul

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 08:00
A 50-year-old woman who survives on crop farming accused the Road Construction Company (RCC) for not compensating her after damaging her field with rocks and gravel used in the construction of roads.

Sport

PTA tennis shows class

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 08:00
With only two tournaments left before the season finale, the Pro Tennis Academy (PTA) hosted its sixth tournament of the PTA Tennis Series last weekend on the tennis courts of the Windhoek High School (WHS) in the capital. 

Business

House prices sky-rocket

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 08:00
The latest national housing price index released this week by First National Bank reveals the shocking rate at which house prices in Namibia are climbing, put Windhoek as the city where property prices increase faster than any other place in the world apart from Dubai. 

Editorial

Inspiration is the mother of innovation

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 08:00
For a country in an economic peril, political and economic leaders should not only inspire, but should be futurists that would stimulate innovation and craftsmanship required in the long and tedious journey to economic prosperity.

No place to hide

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 08:00
IT is very difficult and even impossible to ignore two election campaigns that are underway in Namibia at different levels.
If not kept under check now it will have devastating effects on the promise of future improved administration and service delivery.

Northern

No decision for Shixungileni

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 08:00
Even though Cabinet met on Tuesday, a decision is yet to be made on whether the late struggle icon Simeon Linekela Shixungileni will receive a state funeral.

Coastal

Speed

City transport master plan

Friday, October 3, 2014 - 08:00
The capital city of Windhoek faces growing traffic congestion and transportation encumbrances over the next twenty years as the population grows rapidly at 3,1% every year, and government estimates put the increase in average car travel time up to 130%, from about ten minutes a trip to more

Entertainment

VD doing it

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 08:00
The 2013 Trustco’s Star Performer overall winner, Vocal Dynamics, has been invited to showcase its talent at the International Talent Showcase (ITS) in Johannesburg, South Africa later this month.