Only Swapo can deliver shared prosperity: Geingob

President Hage Geingob said detractors wishing to see the Swapo party fail will wait forever, saying the party is the only one with a track record in Namibia’s political freedom and governance able to deliver economic emancipation and shared prosperity. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the third Swapo party policy conference here Friday Geingob…

Nghituwamata appointed as MAWLR’s ED

Prime Minister Sara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila has appointed former director for the Department of Land Reform, Resettlement and Regional Programme Implementation, Ndiyapuki Nghituwamata as the Executive Director of the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform. Nghituwamata who has been acting as the ministry’s Executive Director since 01 December 2021, replaces Percy Misika, who retired in November…

Nedbank awards N.dollars 190 000 to 2022 bursary recipients

Through the bank’s bursary programme, Nedbank Namibia has awarded bursaries totaling N. dollars 190 000 to seven students from various tertiary institutions in Namibia. Seven applications were successful, including those from Nedbank Namibia employees who are studying part-time. The Nedbank Namibia bursary committee conducted interviews and in-depth assessments before awarding the candidates who met the…

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…