GIPF to prioritise enrolment of pensioners and annuitants at the annual Windhoek Agricultural and Industrial show

The Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF) encourages all pensioners, children and other annuitants in the Khomas Region to enroll on new biometric enrolment and verification system. We are pleased to announce our participation at this year’s Windhoek Agricultural and Industrial Show as from 23rd September to the 1st October 2022. GIPF will be enrolling pensioners,…

Ipinge hopes to see Swapo return to glory days

Former Otjozondjupa Governor, Otto Ipinge, says he hopes to see Swapo return to its glory days if the party allows its current vice president, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah, to retain her position and consequently, become the next president. Ipinge, who was Swapo’s coordinator for Otjozondjupa for approximately 13 years, told Nampa in an interview on Thursday that…

RDP president wants inflated govt projects investigated

Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) president Mike Kavekotora on Wednesday submitted a motion to the National Assembly (NA) calling for in-depth investigations of government projects that involved suspicious tender dealings. Kavekotora said all government projects where initial tender prices are suspected to have been inflated, should be properly analysed and criminal charges laid against…

International sign language day celebrations set for Friday

Deputy Minister of Disability Affairs under the Ministry of Gender Equality, Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare, Alexia Manombe-Ncube, on Wednesday officially launched the celebrations of the 2022 International Sign Language Day in Windhoek. Manombe-Ncube launched this year’s event at Parliament, saying the celebrations will take place under the theme ‘Sign Language Unites Us’. She said…

YouthConnekt Namibia officially launched

The Deputy Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service, Emma Kantema-Gaomas, on Wednesday officially launched the YouthConnekt Namibia initiative at Otjiwarongo in the Otjozondjupa Region. Kantema-Gaomas said YouthConnekt Namibia aims to involve Namibian youth in the YouthConnekt Africa Hub, where they will be expected to share ideas, submit business initiatives and acquire technical development skills.…