Effective governance important for transparency: Katjavivi

Speaker of the National Assembly, Peter Katjavivi, expressed the importance of effective governance in providing transparent and accountable management and oversight of any entity. One such entity is the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN), whose role within Namibia’s democratic system is to uphold the highest standards of ethics and governance. “This translates into accountability for…

Four die in culpable homicide incidents

The Namibian Police Force have recorded four cases of culpable homicide which include the deaths of two teenage brothers in Windhoek on Saturday. The brothers identified as 18-year-old Nathan Shikale and Chrisley Shoopala Shikale, in a crime report issued by the police on Sunday, reportedly collided head-on with a truck while they were travelling in…

Man stabbed to death at club in Omaruru

The police in Erongo are investigating a case of murder after a 35-year-old man was allegedly attacked by two men during the early hours of Sunday at a nightclub in Omaruru. Erongo Region Community Affairs Commander, Inspector Ileni Shapumba in a crime report issued on Sunday said two suspects have been arrested in connection with…

NamPower inaugurates first Solar PV Power Station

The country’s power utility, NamPower on Friday inaugurated its first fully owned and operated Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Power Station worth close to N.dollar 400 million at Omaruru in the Erongo Region. The renewable energy plant named the Omburu PV Power Station has been operational since March 2022 and produces 20 Mega Watts (MW) while providing…