Nam-Mic Financial Services Holdings helps to realise student’s dreams

Seven Namibian students received bursaries from Nam-Mic Financial Services Holdings (Pty) Ltd to further their studies in the fields of Mining, Computer Sciences and Accounting and Finance. The bursaries will cover the cost of tuition, textbooks, registration and examination fees and accommodation. “One hundred and seventy eight (178) bursary applications were received from across the…

Competition heats up as WOBSC goes top

The seventh round of the Bank Windhoek National Indoor Hockey League was played last weekend in Swakopmund and Windhoek. It was an intriguing round for all premier league teams with some huge upsets. Competition was tough as the match between Windhoek Old Boys (WOBSC) Mad Maroons (MM) and University of Namibia (UNAM) produced a tight…

Land resettlement

The list of beneficiaries published in yesterday’s New Era newspaper again shows everything that is wrong with government’s present resettlement plan. It says to us, the poor, loudly and clearly that the only criteria for resettlement is rank favouratism and political connection. The list also answers why the government is coy -or is it ashamed…

BAN concludes Wellness initiative

On Thursday, 15 March 2018, the Bankers Association of Namibia (BAN), comprising the major banking institutions in Namibia, namely; Bank Windhoek, Standard Bank, Nedbank, First National Bank, Letshego Bank and Bank Bic, concluded its 2018 Wellness Initiative “Shake-a-Tin” with a formal handover at Fidel Castro Ruz Primary School in Windhoek. This year BAN, with the…

Agra receives top PMR awards

Agra Limited’s importance and contribution to agriculture was once again recognised by the annual PMR (Performance Management Review) Awards on Monday 12 March. Agra scooped up three Diamond Arrows – the highest awards – in the categories for Suppliers of Agricultural Equipment and Products, Tractor and Farming Implement Dealerships, Outdoor Equipment Retailers, Agriculture (game), Seed…