Recent News

OTA poised for another Paramount Chief

OTA poised for another Paramount Chief

Staff Writer The Ovaherero Traditional Authority (OTA) is poised for another and second Paramount Chief (PC) with the elections scheduled tomorrow in Otjimbingue. This is after another group la...
OTA poised for another Paramount Chief

OTA poised for another Paramount Chief

Staff Writer The Ovaherero Traditional Authority (OTA) is poised for another and second Paramount Chief (PC) with the elections scheduled tomorrow in Otjimbingue. This is after another group la...
LPM petitions against CPBN

LPM petitions against CPBN

Martin Endjala The Landless Peoples Movement have submitted a petition calling on the Central Procurement Board of Namibia to submit solutions on accountability, fairness and inclusion for all, in...
Namibia to highlight investment opportunities

Namibia to highlight investment opportunities

Staff Writer The Ministry of Mines and Energy says that Namibia will be showcasing the country’s investment opportunities in the mining sector at the 2023 Invest in African Mining Indaba, which wi...
Learners from Germany indulge Namibian fellows

Learners from Germany indulge Namibian fellows

Staff Writer Wednesday was a fun day of sort at the St. Barnabas Primary School in Katutura in the Katutura Central Constituency of Namibia’s Khomas Region. As learners of the school mingled wi...
Don’t ask me about phones- Nghipondoka

Don’t ask me about phones- Nghipondoka

Staff Writer The Minister of Education, Arts and Culture, Anna Nghipondoka said she will not be discussing matters related to parliamentarians receiving iPhones. “Do not ask me about phones I a...
MEFT receives firefighting machines from Old Mutual

MEFT receives firefighting machines from Old Mutual

Martin Endjala Following recent veld fire reports in the country, the Old Mutual Foundation has donated firefighting equipment valued at N$145 000 to the Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tour...

Highlights

OTA poised for another Paramount Chief

Staff Writer The Ovaherero Traditional Authority (OTA) is poised for another and second Paramount Chief (PC) with the elections scheduled tomorrow in Otjimbingue. This is after another group la...

LPM petitions against CPBN

Martin Endjala The Landless Peoples Movement have submitted a petition calling on the Central Procurement Board of Namibia to submit solutions on accountability, fairness and inclusion for all, in...

Namibia to highlight investment opportunities

Staff Writer The Ministry of Mines and Energy says that Namibia will be showcasing the country’s investment opportunities in the mining sector at the 2023 Invest in African Mining Indaba, which wi...

Learners from Germany indulge Namibian fellows

Staff Writer Wednesday was a fun day of sort at the St. Barnabas Primary School in Katutura in the Katutura Central Constituency of Namibia’s Khomas Region. As learners of the school mingled wi...

Don’t ask me about phones- Nghipondoka

Staff Writer The Minister of Education, Arts and Culture, Anna Nghipondoka said she will not be discussing matters related to parliamentarians receiving iPhones. “Do not ask me about phones I a...

MEFT receives firefighting machines from Old Mutual

Martin Endjala Following recent veld fire reports in the country, the Old Mutual Foundation has donated firefighting equipment valued at N$145 000 to the Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tour...

Observer Money

RMB Namibia wins Best Trade Finance Bank in Namibia

RMB Namibia wins Best Trade Finance Bank in Namibia

Staff Writer RMB Namibia was recently named Best Trade Finance Bank in Namibia 2023 at the 23rd annual World's Best Trade Finance Providers Awards by Global Finance magazine. The awards recogni...
Old Mutual insurance covers agriculture.

Old Mutual insurance covers agriculture.

Staff Writer One of Namibia’s life insurance and financial services group Old Mutual, offers insurance tailored to an individual farmer's needs, offering Agrisure needs. According to the genera...
Andrada Mining contributes over N$143million to the Namibian economy in 2022

Andrada Mining contributes over N$143
million to the Namibian economy in 2022

Tujoromajo Kasuto During the fiscal year 2022, Andrada Mining, formerly known as AfriTin Mining, contributed over N$143 million to the Namibian economy and funded over N$185,000 in community proje...
Angolan Ministry of Transport and Consortium Trafigura, Vecturis, and Mota-Engil sign Concession Contract for Lobito Corridor Management

Angolan Ministry of Transport and Consortium Trafigura, Vecturis, and Mota-Engil sign Concession Contract for Lobito Corridor Management

The Angolan Executive, through the Ministry of Transport, and the consortium consisting of Trafigura Group Pte Ltd, Vecturis, SA, and Mota-Engil, Engenharia e Construção África, SA, signed on Novembe...
Reviving the Elizabeth Bay Mine

Reviving the Elizabeth Bay Mine

CHAMWE KAIRA Sperrgebiet Diamond Mining (Pty) Ltd, which plans to start mining at the Elizabeth Mine near Luderitz in this fourth quarter, plans an initial production of 240 000 carats per annum b...
Development Bank to resume Good Business Awards

Development Bank to resume Good Business Awards

Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) Head of Marketing and Corporate Communication, Jerome Mutumba, has announced the resumption of the Good Business Awards on 3 November 2022, with finalists and winner...

Observer Sports

Agriculture ministry vows to make water accessible

Staff Writer The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform says it is focused on various interventions such as upgrading existing water infrastructure, construction of new water supply infras...
High Court appoints three judges

High Court appoints three judges

The judiciary today announced the appointment of David Munsu and Erich Kessiau as Judges of the High Court, and Christiaan Philanda as an Acting Judge. The appointment are effective from 1 April 2...
City drainage overwhelmed by heavy rainfall..as businesses pay the ultimate price

City drainage overwhelmed by heavy rainfall
..as businesses pay the ultimate price

Tujoromajo Kasuto Windhoek experienced a flurry of activity yesterday as residents and companies scrambled to save what little has been left of their homes and commercial facilities after torrenti...
MAWLR receives 11 4X4 vehicles from the EU

MAWLR receives 11 4X4 vehicles from the EU

Martin Endjala The Ministry of Agriculture, Water Land Reform (MAWLR) has received 11 4x4 double cab vehicles from the European Union to the value of N$6,355,000. These are for the Livestock Su...
Inconsistent use of campaignrules concern Mushelenga

Inconsistent use of campaign
rules concern Mushelenga

Obrein Simasiku Swapo Party Central Committee and Politburo member Peya Mushelenga is unhappy with the manner in which internal campaign rules are being implemented, saying he has observed some in...
Muharukua wants subsidies for Omahenene crop farmers

Muharukua wants subsidies for Omahenene crop farmers

Martin Endjala Popular Democratic Movement MP Vipuakuje Muharukua has called for 40 percent subsidy for communal crop farming to villages along the Omahenene water canal both in the Omusati and pa...
Mixed progress in RISDP implementation

Mixed progress in RISDP implementation

Moses Magadza JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - THERE has been varying progress in implementing the Regional Indicative Strategic Development Plan (RISDP) during the 2020-2022 period with more scope to...
No sympathy with govt over tight finances …solidarity with civil servants

No sympathy with govt over tight finances …solidarity with civil servants

Tujoromajo Kasuto Analysts have recommended that the government restructure their expenditure budget, pointing to a lack of efficient planning and execution in central government as the root cause...

Register  / Login