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Mnyupe allays environmentalists’ fear of Green Hydrogen Project

Niël Terblanché The Green Hydrogen Commissioner of the Namibia Green Hydrogen Programme, James Mnyupe, has assured that the Ministry of Environment, Forestry, and Tourism (MEFT) will oversee the d...
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Government supports Meatco despite losses

Ester Mbathera The Ministry of Finance and Public Enterprises (MFPE) has affirmed its support for the continued operation of Meatco despite the company's ongoing financial struggles. This was s...

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GERP challenges addressed

Niël Terblanché During a consultative meeting held in Walvis Bay, Derek Klazen, Namibia’s Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, addressed the concerns and grievances of fishermen re-employed...
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Namibia and Zimbabwe strengthen judicial ties

Niël Terblanché Namibia and Zimbabwe have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), aiming to enhance cooperation and exchange between the two countries' judicial systems. The MoU, signed by ...
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NamWater’s Kavango link project criticised for lack of consultation

Martin Endjala The Namibia Water Corporation (NamWater) has been criticised for not consulting the leadership of the Kavango East and Kavango West regions on the planned N$7 billion Kavango link p...
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OTA squabbles push Kauandenge to abandon NUDO presidential bid

Erasmus Shalihaxwe The infightings between two factions of the Ovaherero Traditional Authority (OTA) have forced Joseph Kauandenge to withdraw from the National Unity Democratic Organisation (NUDO...
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Rising STI cases concern health authorities

Niël Terblanché Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) continue to pose significant public health challenges worldwide, causing 2.5 million deaths each year, according to a new report from the Wor...
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Community threatens shutdown of traditional authority offices

Martin Endjala Residents of the Uis district in the Daures constituency in the Erongo region have threatened to shut down the Daure Daman Traditional Authority (TA) after expressing dissatisfactio...

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Paratus raises N$600m for expansion

Paratus Namibia Holdings Limited (PNH), a leading telecommunications company in Namibia, has successfully raised over N$600-million through its recent rights Issue and investment drive, which was ful...
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Chinese car brands making inroads

Both China and Sweden sold 33 vehicles each in April showing that Chinese brands are making inroads with their competitive pricing and improving quality, while Swedish brands attract consumers with t...
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Stakeholders tackle Auas Road upgrade

CHAMWE KAIRA Stakeholders recently held a meeting on the Auas Road upgrade. Mary Shiimi, a senior official of the City of Windhoek, disclosed that the Roads Authority is making the project possibl...
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Diamonds sales total US$380 million

Anglo American plc has announced that the value of rough diamond sales for De Beers’ fourth sales cycle of 2024, amounted to US$380 million. The provisional rough diamond sales figure quoted for C...
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TransNamib to boost revenue generation

TransNamib has launched a new initiative, the TransEvaRail Pricing Strategy Project. The project is a strategic move aligned with its Integrated Strategic Business Plan 2022-2027 and supported by a c...
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Letshego secures N$260m on NSX

CHAMWE KAIRA Letshego Holdings Namibia (LHN) has issued a N$260 million three-year bond under its N$2 billion approved Domestic Medium Term Note Programme on the Namibian Stock Exchange (NSX). ...