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Grootfontein single-quarter residents fight for dignity

Hertta-Maria Amutenja The moment you step into the Grootfontein Single Quarters, the pungent smell of urine greets you from what should be ablution facilities. The stench is overwhelming as if ...
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Dissolve parliament – Kavekotora

Martin Endjala and Ester Mbathera The reduction of seats by the deregistration of political parties by the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) is said to have created a much bigger crisis in the...

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LLPBN targets new markets in the Middle East

Niël Terblanché Representatives from the Livestock and Livestock Products Board of Namibia (LLPBN) are currently visiting countries in the Middle East to explore the potential of new beef export m...
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Kauandenge not sure about returning to leadership of NUDO

Erasmus Shalihaxwe The National Unity Democratic Organisation’s (NUDO) secretary general, Joseph Kauandenge said he is yet to make up his mind on whether to return to the race to contest for a lea...
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LPM welcomes Amushelelo

Stefanus Nashama A former member of the Namibia Economic Freedom Fighters (NEFF), Michael Amushelelo, has joined the Landless People’s Movement (LPM). LPM communication coordinator, William Min...
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MICT aligns strategic objectives to tackle challenges

Niël Terblanché The Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) convened a senior leadership retreat in Okahandja to review and align the strategic objectives of the ministry and i...
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Namibia dedicated to building resilient society – Katjavivi

Moses Magadza The National Assembly of Namibia is dedicated to creating a resilient and prosperous society, knowing that the country’s future depends on today's decisions. The Speaker of the Na...
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Transformation of education will be the focus of Children’s Parliament

Niël Terblanché The sixth session of Namibia’s Children's Parliament will convene on Friday at the National Assembly and will focus on finding solutions to the educational challenges faced by Nami...

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Non-banking financial Institutions worth N$419 billion

CHAMWE KAIRA The Non-Banking Financial Institutions (NBFI) assets amounted to N$419.4 billion at the end of 2023, according to figures given to Observer Money, by the Namibia Financial Institution...
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Green hydrogen is ‘win-win’ for Namibia, Germany

CHAMWE KAIRA Germany has ambitious targets of preventing climate change that are in line with internationally agreed commitments, Thomas Feidieker, Head of Development Cooperation at Embassy of th...
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Medical aid funds under close monitoring

Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (Namfisa), Chief Executive Officer, Kenneth Matomola talks about the state of the non-banking financial sector, the state of medical aid industry ...
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ANIREP achieves requirements for solar plant

CHAMWE KAIRA Alpha Namibia Industries Renewable Power Limited (ANIREP) informed shareholders this week that it has successfully fulfilled its Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) oblig...
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Rates cuts expected at year end

CHAMWE KAIRA Simonis Storm Securities expect the South African Reserve Bank to implement its first rate cut in September. The firm believes that the political landscape in South Africa shows po...
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Namfisa urges customers to ensure fair resolution

CHAMWE KAIRA Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (Namfisa), Chief Executive Officer, Kenneth Matomola has encouraged Namibians to lodge their complaints with Namfisa to ensure a f...