Hage Geingob

“As President I remain committed to continuing the Namibian narrative of nation building. I remain committed to the war against poverty and corruption. I remain committed to empowering our people and focusing our efforts on national interest rather than on individual pursuits.” H.E Dr. Hage G Geingob

Illegal electricity connections cause power cuts

The City of Windhoek has confirmed a power outage at Boitumelo Street of Greenwell Matongo residential area due to an increase in illegal electricity connections. Confirming the power cuts on Wednesday, CoW spokesperson Harold Akwenye explained that the area has been experiencing power outages daily for the past weeks, due to high unplanned demand for…

All set for KBA finals

All is set for the 2022 Khomas Basketball Association (KBA) Cup finals scheduled for UN Plaza in Windhoek on Saturday. This was confirmed by KBA president Helena Uugwanga on Thursday, who said all preparations are going well. “We will start with some junior high school games from 10h00 on Saturday. The men’s final will kick…

Gladiators get down to business

Recently-appointed Brave Gladiators coach Paulus Shipanga says he is convinced his players will be ready when they participate at the upcoming Council for Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA) Senior Women’s tournament scheduled for end of August in South Africa. Speaking to Nampa at the Namibia Football Association (NFA) technical centre, Shipanga said things were moving…

Man dies of stab wounds at Rundu

An 18-year-old man died at Kasote informal settlement in Rundu on Monday after he was reportedly stabbed several times, the police have said. According to the Namibian Police Force crime investigations coordinator for the Kavango East Region, Deputy Commissioner Bonifatius Kanyetu on Thursday, the incident happened at around 22h00 when the deceased was allegedly stabbed…

Voting on industrial action commences at Rundu

The voting process on whether or not to take industrial action by government employees commenced at the Rundu Urban Constituency office at 08h00. This comes after government and bargaining unions reached a deadlock in salary negotiations and a certificate of an unresolved dispute was issued. The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture on Wednesday announced…