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NBL relocating depot to Lafrenz

NBL relocating depot to Lafrenz

Martin Endjala The Namibia Breweries Limited is constantly spreading its wings looking to new ways to develop and improve its service delivery to world class standards. NBL is relocating its Ruhr ...
Public warned to make sensible judgements to avoid infections

Public warned to make sensible judgements to avoid infections

Martin Endjala President Hage Geingob has advised people during the 43rd Covid-19 public briefing today at State House, to make sensible judgements during the winter period when corona cases spike....
Government halts retirement preservation

Government halts retirement preservation

Tujoromajo Kasuto The Minister of Finance Ipumbu Shiimi has postpone the compulsory preservation of retirement benefits to allow for adequate time for broader consultations on the envisaged regulat...
Activists shutdown China Town …..NEFF president, 7 others to spend weekend in jail

Activists shutdown China Town …..NEFF president, 7 others to spend weekend in jail

Obrein Simasiku Eight suspects, including the president of Namibia Economic Freedom Fighters (NEFF) Epaphras Mwiikilongo, and his commissar Michael Amushelelo will spend the rest of the weekend in ...
Tsumeb street market to boost entrepreneurs

Tsumeb street market to boost entrepreneurs

The Tsumeb municipality has initiated a street market to provide the resident with an opportunity to showcase and sell whatever products they wish to generate an income. An amount of N$250 will be ...
Windhoek Light discontinued as demand shrinks

Windhoek Light discontinued as demand shrinks

Obrein Simasiku The Namibia Breweries has temporarily stopped the production of Windhoek Light because of declining demand. According to NBL, there are still plans to resume its production in th...
Wealth fund to strengthen Namibia’s fiscal stability

Wealth fund to strengthen Namibia’s fiscal stability

Tujoromajo Kasuto President Hage Geingob has launched the Welwitschia Fund, Namibia’s own Sovereign Wealth Fund today. The fund will be administered by the Bank of Namibia under the Jurisdiction of...

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Public warned to make sensible judgements to avoid infections

Martin Endjala President Hage Geingob has advised people during the 43rd Covid-19 public briefing today at State House, to make sensible judgements during the winter period when corona cases spike....

Government halts retirement preservation

Tujoromajo Kasuto The Minister of Finance Ipumbu Shiimi has postpone the compulsory preservation of retirement benefits to allow for adequate time for broader consultations on the envisaged regulat...

Activists shutdown China Town …..NEFF president, 7 others to spend weekend in jail

Obrein Simasiku Eight suspects, including the president of Namibia Economic Freedom Fighters (NEFF) Epaphras Mwiikilongo, and his commissar Michael Amushelelo will spend the rest of the weekend in ...

Tsumeb street market to boost entrepreneurs

The Tsumeb municipality has initiated a street market to provide the resident with an opportunity to showcase and sell whatever products they wish to generate an income. An amount of N$250 will be ...

Windhoek Light discontinued as demand shrinks

Obrein Simasiku The Namibia Breweries has temporarily stopped the production of Windhoek Light because of declining demand. According to NBL, there are still plans to resume its production in th...

Wealth fund to strengthen Namibia’s fiscal stability

Tujoromajo Kasuto President Hage Geingob has launched the Welwitschia Fund, Namibia’s own Sovereign Wealth Fund today. The fund will be administered by the Bank of Namibia under the Jurisdiction of...

Observer Money

Small retail importers not protected from counterfeits confiscation

Small retail importers not protected from counterfeits confiscation

Tujoromajo Kasuto The Namibia Revenue Agency (NamRA), yesterday destroyed counterfeit goods valued at over N$5 million, which were confiscated following their illegal importation into the country. ...

Mining sector prone to Illicit Financial Flows

Obrein Simasiku The extraction or mining sector is one of the most vulnerable to Illicit Financial Flows (IFF), because African authorities lack the expertise and the skills to seal loopholes, whic...
Namibia, SA selected on IPU Russia/Ukraine task force

Namibia, SA selected on IPU Russia/Ukraine task force

Martin Endjala The Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU) has elected Namibia and South Africa, as the only African countries to form a task force mandated to resolve the ongoing Russia and Ukraine confli...
LPM wants corporates to develop communities

LPM wants corporates to develop communities

Martin Endjala The Landless People’s Movement is questioning the level of commitment of corporates to develop local communities where they operate. LPM says businesses, particularly mining compani...
Nekongo warned not to neglect SPYL ……breaks silence on youth league endorsement

Nekongo warned not to neglect SPYL ……breaks silence on youth league endorsement

  Obrein Simasiku The Secretary of the Swapo Party Youth League may lose his influence over the organ when he goes to the National Assembly, after his appointment as a member of Parliament ...

Government accused of “greenwashing”

Tujoromajo Kasuto A survey conducted by the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) Research Associate Dietrich Remmert, has accused the Namibian government of ‘’greenwashing’’ as a global lead...

Observer Sports

Mushelenga concerned about illegal surveillance of journalists

Mushelenga concerned about illegal surveillance of journalists

Martin Endjala Information, Communication and Technology Minister has urged journalists to continue putting more effort in their work and exposing sensitive information, despite the growing trend o...
Youth urged to take charge of their future

Youth urged to take charge of their future

Martin Endjala Young people are urged to take charge of their future and to empower their vision by ensuring that they fulfill it. “Each generation must discover their own mission to fulfill it or ...
ECB hikes bulk power price

ECB hikes bulk power price

Staff Writer The Electricity Control Board has announced an increase in the average bulk price by 7.3 percent from the current approved tariff of N$1.6982 per kilowatt-hour to N$1.8222 per kilowatt...

Oshikoto prioritises financial transparency ….internal audit committee coming

The Oshikoto Regional Council has set aside N$1 000 000 for the Rural Sanitation Project. The regional council revealed this during its Annual Plan and Review Workshop for the 2020/21 financial year ...

NDF soldier threatens to kill family

Tujomajo Kasuto A member of the Namibian Defence Force Member (NDF) was arrested on Monday after he threatened to burn the house, kill his mother, children in his homestead and then take his own li...
LPM ordered to reinstate, pay legal cost of councillors

LPM ordered to reinstate, pay legal cost of councillors

Staff Reporter The Landless People’s Movement has lost its case in the High Court against two of its Mariental local authority councilors on Friday, April 29. LPM wanted an earlier judgement to ...

NEFF’s action a bold class conscious progressive step in support of workers

Only after the Namibia Economic Freedom Fighters (NEFF) raised the illegal employment of some Chinese nationals boldly by entering the premises of Cheetah Cement were these nationals deported. It i...
Schlettwein must be serious

Schlettwein must be serious

The anticipation and expectations created by the 1991 and 2018 Land Conferences among the landless and land owners alike, cannot be over emphasised. The fears of the land barons, including those no...

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