WITHIN 24 hours after the announcement of  27 November as regional and  local election date, a full-scale power struggle for nominations has re-ignited the coals of dissent and division simmering since the 2012 elective congress in the ruling Swapo  Party.At the pace the infighting...


Seven storey fall survivor

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 08:00
A construction worker at the new City Junction high-rise complex of Van Wyngaarden Projects at the corner of John Meinert and Mandume Ndemufayo Streets in the heart of the capital was lucky to escape with his life, after falling from the seventh floor shortly before lunch on Monday, 28 Septe

Grave concerns about employment services

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 08:00
The Employers Federation of Namibia has raised grave concerns about the recently announced Employment Services Bureau and the Employment Services Act it will administer for the Ministry of Labour. 



Taxman takes aim

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 08:00
Imminent changes to the Namibian tax regime will take aim at mining licencees, shareholders and tax-evaders across the board. 


seize the golden moment

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 08:00
IN a once-in-a-lifetime coincidence of opportunity colliding with history, Namibia on Tuesday occupied the world centre stage as never before and maybe will never again in future.

A Learning Curve

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 08:00
If you’ve browsed the comment section of a website, viewed some of the comments left on Facebook, or encountered them in your twitter feed, you’ve met them. Perhaps you’ve even worked with them.

Study hard and conquer

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 08:00
Thousands of Grade 12 and Grade 10 learners started the end of the year examinations and the first results are expected to be announced shortly before Christmas.


Ongandjera king crowned

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 08:00
Members of the Ongandjera from all corners of Namibia gathered at oNgandjera royal palace in Uukwandongo on Saturday 26 September to witness the inauguration of the oNgandjera’s 25th king, Johannes Mupongolitha Mupiya, who succeeded the late king Jafet Mukundi who died on 26 July 2012. 


Rough seas pound Nam coastline

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 08:00
A combination of heavy winds in the South Atlantic, spring tide and winter weather that persists despite spring already here for a month resulted in exceptional high seas on Sunday, 27 September.


Reflect on safety

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 08:00

REFLECT ON SAFETY: Ohorongo Cement has handed over a donation of reflective jackets to the Otavi Police. The hand-over of 30 reflective jackets to the value of N$2 400 was done on 15 September to Inspector Shipepe and his team, who were very appreciative of the donation.


The Dogg says, “I do”

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 08:00
After 11 years together, one of Namibia's leading musicians, The Dogg, and former model, Nomvula Mapolombo tied the knot during a yellow and white ceremony hosted in Windhoek last Saturday, 26 September.