World Food Day to be observed in Oshana Region

Namibia’s 16th World Food Day commemoration will this year be held in the Uukwiyuushona Constituency in the Oshana Region, Executive Director in the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform Ndiyakupi Nghituwamata said. Nghituwamata in a media statement issued Monday said her ministry in partnership with the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Oshana Regional Council,…

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…