CoW terminates free water supply to informal settlements

The City of Windhoek (CoW) has commenced terminating free water supply to Windhoek’s rural informal settlements due to a financial burden of approximately N.dollars 90 million owed by the government. In an interview with Nampa here on Tuesday, CoW’s spokesperson Harold Akwenye said the municipality cannot sustain the financial burden of providing free water supply…

Geingob calls for patriotism among Namibians

President Hage Geingob has called for patriotism among Namibians, with all its inherent flaws and greatness. He made this call during Namibia’s 32nd Independence Day celebrations in Swakopmund on Monday. Geingob described it as incomprehensible and deplorable that some Namibians claim there is no reason to celebrate independence because nothing has been achieved over the…

Namibian sport legends

Namibian sport has in the past produced exciting moments that have captivated the imagination of Namibians and beyond. When Frankie Fredericks became the first citizen from the Land of the Brave to win an Olympic medal, the whole country basked in his glory. By so doing, he wrote his name in the hearts of the…

Breaking the Bias in the Workplace and Beyond

This year, International Women’s Day was celebrated under the theme #BreakTheBias. This theme called on everyone to “Imagine a gender-equal world. A world is free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated.” Indeed, bias has no place in the workplace or…