Despite millions of dollars being pumped into the Ministry of Safety and Security’s coffers every year, the condition of police accommodation remains a challenge and some officers are living under atrocious conditions.At Okongo village in Ohangwena Region mostly low-ranking long-serving Namibian...

News

Fatal cop affair

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
TWO City Police officers in an adulterous relationship must answer on new charges of murder today, barely 24 hours after appearing in court on Monday on charges ranging from assault with grievous bodily harm and attempted murder in a shocking case of passion killing, after the spouse of Joha

Wrecks obstruct road works

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
The N$100 million road rehabilitation between Okongo and Eenhana is being delayed by vehicle wrecks on the road with construction companies unable to find a solution to the problem.

Sport

Gurirab still one of the best

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
Orlando Pirates’ hard tackling defender, Brian Gurirab has proven to soccer fans that he is one of the best defenders ever to grace the Namibia Premier League (NPL) after some good performances this season for the club.

Business

Extra money for new ministries

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
The Ministry of Finance has requested for a record amount to be allocated to its contingency fund for the 2015/2016 financial year.
The almost N$500 million represents 12% of the ministry’s budget which amounted to N$3,9 billion this year.

Editorial

Want to be rich? Join business not politics

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
It is gratifying to believe that Namibia is in capable hands to certify that its many previously excluded inhabitants would at one point finally taste the fruits of independence, albeit at different financial levels.

Rudolph Kamburona Dies

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
I met him at Rietquelle School in Aminuis, 1968. He was two classes ahead and when he graduated it was an added inspiration for all of us who remained behind to work harder.

Drought reveals much more

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
NAMIBIA has developed a proud record of looking after its citizens in times of natural disasters. Like peace and stability, it is a badge of honour that the nation and its leaders can claim with confidence.

Northern

Dr Nujoma’s dream deferred

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
As president Dr Sam Nujoma challenged the Minister of Agriculture to turn Namibian semi-desert areas into a forest. This led to Engombe Agricultural Forestry Project being created.

Coastal

Swakop water emergency

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
NamWater technicians are locked in a fierce battle since Saturday, 24 April, to save Swakopmund from a devastating water disruption, after two pipeline ruptures occurred only hours apart on the main water supply line linking the Omdel water scheme to the town. 

Speed

Holiday driving kills

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
The harsh reality is that Namibia is losing the battle against road accidents and deaths especially over holiday periods when national roads are turned into blood-baths with scattered limbs and shattered lives. 

Entertainment

All set for NAMAs

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 08:00
This year’s Namibian Annual Music Awards (NAMAs), will not only be all about awarding the best in the music industry, but interfused with an intensive conference ‘How to Succeed in the Pan African Music Industry’ to help aspiring and established artists, musicians, producers and directors br