A 25-year-old resident of the Cham Cham settlement in the Oshikoto Region who lost her unborn child after she was given a wrong injection by medical staff at the Omuthiya intermediate clinic intends filing a complaint with the Health Professional Council of Namibia (HPCN) so as to make certain that...

News

Witchcraft grounds fish producer

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 08:00
The assistance of the Namibian police along with private security personnel were called to the premises of Merlus Seafood Processors in Walvis Bay last Friday, when emotions boiled over among vessel crews over a fellow crew member they accuse of witchcraft.

Elections hang in the balance

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 08:00
Slightly more than 1,2 million Namibians will have to wait for the ruling of Judge Kobus Miller today on the election challenge by the Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) and the Workers’ Revolutionary Party (WRP) with regard to the verification of votes cast through the electronic voter

Pohamba announces housing subsidies

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 08:00
The Swapo-led government made a last-ditched effort yesterday in Walvis Bay to give a brewing urban land revolution a bloodied nose, with an announcement by President Hifikepunye Pohamba that Government will be providing a subsidy of between 50 % and 60% for applicants who received houses in

Sport

CAF after Ngunovandu

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 08:00
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) is believed to be after the services of Namibia’s renowned top sport medic, Donata Ngunovandu after impressing CAF officials at last month’s TN Mobile CAF Women Championship (CWC) held in Windhoek.

Business

New look for GIPF

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 08:00
The Government Institution Pension Fund (GIPF) has released the results of its rebranding exercise started about a year ago with the announcement of a new logo and motto; “To guard, and to grow.” 

Editorial

To the polls

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 08:00
THE 2014 Presidential and Parliamentary elections are more than a contest between candidates and parties.

Try smart investments in welfare capital projects

Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 08:00
The state allocated N$15 billion to create 130 000 jobs in three years, but only managed a minimum of 10 000 temporary jobs that were very complicated to verify and quantify by last year when the programme came to an end. 

Northern

Nabbed for EVM memory theft

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 08:00
Two former Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) trainee polling officers, who admitted to the theft a memory card from handheld election device over the weekend, were denied bail in the Ohangwena Magistrates Court on Tuesday morning.

Coastal

Speed

Survive the holidays

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 08:00
With the pledge to ‘Arrive Alive’, the annual national road safety campaign kicked off on Saturday when operations began in Namibia’s concerted efforts to reduce gruesome road fatalities which regularly accompany the end-of-year holiday period. 

Entertainment

Miss IUM helps fire victims

Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 08:00
Miss International University of Management (IUM) 2014 Dorcas Mbevo has provided a helping hand to the 8ste Laan family that lost their corrugated house to fire in September.