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Becker said five Zambian trucks' timber cargoes were seized, and will remain in Namibia until the investigation is finalised. He told The Namibian yesterday that he believed three of the consignments were illegal, and that a case under the Prevention of Organised crime Act will be lodged as soon as next ...
Windhoek -- The country's biggest trade union federation, the National Union of Namibian workers (NUNW), claims that its members are being "purged, ... "cleansing and purging" has already started playing itself at local authorities and is quickly spreading like "cancer" across the entire government.

NamibiaN ambassador to Cuba, Jerobeam Shaanika said local educational institutions and professional councils must come up with a 'strategy' to utilise scholarships offered by foreign countries to train professionals. He made the remarks during the third session of the Namibia-Cuba joint working group ...
NOT SOLD ... A Moneygram logo is seen outside a bank in Vienna, Austria. Photo: Nampa-Reuters. Beijing - Ant Financial, an affiliate of Chinese internet Titan Alibaba, has been forced to abandon a US$1,2 billion deal to buy US remittances firm MoneyGram after failing to get approval from regulators in ...
Windhoek-Namibia has found herself in U.S. news headlines over alleged failure by an American law and lobbying firm to declare to the U.S. Justice Department that it did work to lobby the USA to do trade with the Namibian government. American law firm Miller & Chevalier acted for the Namibian ...
The photos later went viral on local social media. The situation, the eyewitnesses added, almost got unpleasant so that some security personnel had to be called to the scene. Rubicon security area manager, Johan Viljoen told The Namibian yesterday that the officer eventually admitted that she was wrong.

The other bills passed in 2017 are the Namibian time bill, the whistleblower protection bill, the lotteries bill, the controlled wildlife products and trade amendment bill, the usury amendment bill, the Namibia revenue agency bill, the regional councils amendment bill, local authorities amendment bill, and the ...
IT is better for the government to stop some of the tenders because they bring hunger to the country. ... Namibia is big enough to accommodate us all and, despite the current financial hardships, we need to tolerate one another to shape this nation into an economic force by fighting corruption vigorously.
While 2017 was a challenging and difficult year in many respects for Namibia, expectations are that 2018 will start to see the country emerge from its ... During his year-end media briefing in December, President Geingob proclaimed 2018 as the "year of reckoning" during which government will take stock ...
Miller & Chevalier retroactively registered as a foreign agent for the government of Namibia. Specifically, the global law firm worked for the country's Ministry of Industrialization, Trade and SME (small and medium enterprises) Development on matters including monitoring "USA-Africa trade related activities ...
PAULUS Ambunda is the new WBC International Super Bantamweight champion after beating his Tanzanian counterpart Nasibu Ramadhan at the Desert Rumble boxing bonanza inside The Dome Swakopmund on Friday night. The fight night, arguably the biggest the coastal town of Swakopmund has ...
Nandi-Ndaitwah insists that Namibia has ceased all North Korean operations and all North Korean construction workers have left the country, in accordance with UN sanctions. Last year, the Namibian government-owned newspaper New Era reported that Namibian officials had met with UN counterparts in ...
The project proposal has over the years received special treatment from top government officials despite concerns that it could be costly to electricity ... The Namibian has since 2015 reported how Kuugongelwa-Amadhila, as finance minister, pressured the Development Bank of Namibia to fund the oil ...
DOWNGRADES, struggles to get money owed to it by a neighbour and having its citizen's money exposed to international scandals yet trying so hard to have its fiscal consolidation efforts make sense, Namibia can probably only describe 2017 as a year of economic trials. The Namibian compiled some of ...
... reported last month about how the international fishing firm, Pacific Andes, used its company in Mauritius to pay less tax to the Namibian government. ... Namibian who is linked to Atlantic Pacific Fishing is Ananias Elago, a former deputy director of elections at the Electoral Commission of Namibia, the ...
He hopes the Namibian government will overcome these challenges. "This has been the greatest privilege and honour of my diplomatic career which spans 29 years. It [Namibia] is an amazingly diverse place geographically, ethnically and racially. Keep doing what you are doing. You are moving in the ...
government will refund millions of dollars made available to it by the Namibia Water corporation (NamWater) for strategies to counter the effects of the 2016 drought. A total of N$235 million, which was used for the deepening of boreholes and improving other water infrastructure, will be repaid to the ...

PRESIDENT Hage Geingob's pledge to eliminate the bucket toilet system by the end of this year has come up empty. The pledge is contained in Geingob's signature Harambee Prosperity Plan, which undertakes to eliminate the abhorrent bucket toilets, which are common in rural and informal settlement ...
THE Namibian government's stance on gay marriage is set to be tested in court after a married same-sex couple this week launched legal action in a bid to have their marriage and residence rights recognised in Namibia. An urgent application in which married couple Johann Potgieter and Daniel Digashu ...
THE Namibian government has condemned the inhumane and degrading practices against the close to 30 000 African migrants reportedly being auctioned as slaves in Libya. government expressed its condemnation in a media statement issued through the international relations and cooporation ministry ...
This was reflected in a performance audit report on the capacity of electricity generation and imports in Namibia within the mines and energy ministry for the ... This includes government's plans to construct a Kudu Gas project and several plans to improve renewable electricity resources such as the Baynes ...
Namibian sport received a major boost on Thursday when the Namibia Sport Commission handed over close to N$15 million to various sport codes. At a press conference at the Namibia Sport Commission head quarters, its chief administrator Fred Mwiya said that a total of 14,9 million had been allocated ...
Somebody needs to tell Namibian politicians and senior technocrats that life goes on after they have departed this earth. ... Amid the reality of our financial instability, we are currently dealing with a case in which the government paid foreign-based lawyers over N$30 million for services apparently rendered ...
human rights activist and director of woman Solidarity Namibia, Rosa Namises has urged Namibians to break the silence and speak out on gender based violence issues. Addressing the community members of Okahandjapark in Windhoek yesterday on the commemoration of 16 days of activism ...
Some 82 community conservancies, Shifeta said, are registered and gazetted in Namibia. The government has equipped most of those conservancies with the wildlife for the communities to generate income from, create job opportunities and fight poverty. Shifeta, however, expressed concern that many ...
Windhoek - Despite a government directive to public schools not to charge parents school development funds (SDF), Jan Mohr Secondary School has ... The Namibia National students Organisation (Nanso)'s newly elected secretary general, Simon Taapopi, said no child should be prevented from ...
Not only mice are the known residents at Namibia's biggest referral hospitals, but cockroaches too have found comfort in the empty, dusty shelves, where old boxes sit forgotten. ... She said the government was spending a lot of money on a company that cleans two floors, yet the hospital has no equipment.
Naruseb said road accidents in Namibia cost the government about N$1,3 billion every year, and that about 19 000 accidents are recorded over the same period. ... At some stage last year, the World Health Organisation ranked Namibia number one in terms of road deaths per 100 000 people. A study ...
Windhoek -- The African Development Bank (AfDB) has agreed to infuse an additional N$2 billion in loans into the Namibian economy, after the injection ... project will be implemented over 60 months with the N$1 billion AfDB loan and an additional estimated N$300 million from the Namibian government.
The EU ambassador said Namibia is a sovereign State and, therefore, the EU Delegation "can only confirm an invitation to the government to enter the dialogue to be de-listed from the list of countries with non-cooperating jurisdiction". "Namibia has, according to the EU Council Conclusions, as has any ...
The education and training project will be implemented over 60 months with the N$1 billion AfDB loan and an additional estimated N$300 million from the Namibian government. Further, the agricultural programme is expected to benefit large numbers of crop farmers and livestock farmers. "In addition, the ...
The Metropolitan Bank of Zimbabwe and Worldeagle Properties hold a 35% stake in the SME Bank, while the Namibian government, through the Namibia ... Judge Prinsloo also noted in her judgement that the Bank of Namibia requested the SME Bank's shareholders in writing, at the end of May, to inject ...
Apart from talking about the trouble in the health sector, Geingob also expressed concern with the government losing several legal cases. ... The Namibian reported last week about how the clash between health minister Haufiku and his permanent secretary, Mwoombola, is said to be one of the reasons ...
political analyst Hoze Riruako has predicted a youthful, energetic Cabinet in President Hage Geingob's anticipated reshuffle. Speaking to Nampa yesterday, Riruako said although it was too early to predict who the President would appoint to which ministry, the new Cabinet would most definitely be ...
Documents seen by The Namibian show that the Namibia Civil aviation Authority (NCAA) wrote to the NAC on 30 November, threatening to close down ... Senior government officials are questioning why Simana is threatening to shut down the airports if the licences of the two airports were renewed a few ...
In a statement last week, the technicians' institution also said the Namibia Council for Architecture and Quantity Surveyors is keeping them from using their ... Former president of the architects council Jaco Wasserfall told The Namibian yesterday that they had been pushing for a new law since 1994.
Both the education and agriculture projects will receive additional Namibian government contribution, the AfDB said. The south-western nation's unemployment rate jumped to 34% of the working population in 2016 from 28.1% in 2014, the last time a labour force survey was conducted by the Namibia ...
Diamond Fields International aims to follow the steps of Debmarine Namibia -- a 50/50 joint venture between the government and De Beers, which has been mining sea diamonds off the southern coast since its inception in 2002. (Image: Aerial images of the Debmarine Atlantic. Courtesy of Diamond ...
This was reflected in a performance audit report on the capacity of electricity generation and imports in Namibia within the mines and energy ministry for the ... This includes government's plans to construct a Kudu Gas project and several plans to improve renewable electricity resources such as the Baynes ...
THE Namibian government has condemned the inhumane and degrading practices against the close to 30 000 African migrants reportedly being auctioned as slaves in Libya. government expressed its condemnation in a media statement issued through the international relations and cooporation ministry ...
Namibian government, please look at the people who are going to Botswana to buy what are known as the 'Dankie Bostwana' cars. How much money is going out of Namibia to Bostwana without coming back? Why can't we bring our own cars from overseas and sell to our people inside our country and ...
Statement by Selma Ashipala-Musavyi, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation on behalf of the Namibian government. "The government of the Republic of Namibia has learned with utter shock and dismay from media reports about the abhorrent and despicable ...
A retired nurse of Walvis Bay has embarked on a mission to help promote healthcare and prevent diseases in Namibia. ... De Koker, who has 50 years' experience in nursing, returned to Namibia permanently earlier this year. ... The course is registered and recognised by the Namibian government.
Budget cuts have hit private hostels as the education ministry cut government's subsidy per child by half since the second semester. Education permanent secretary Sanet Steenkamp yesterday told The Namibian that government is only able to allocate private hostels N$12 per child per day, which is N$10 ...
Nkurenkuru-Nkurenkuru in northern Namibia has its doors open for ... in Nkurenkuru are government ministries/offices, the Namibian police ...
Namibia Standards institution Chief Executive Officer, Chie Wasserfall says although the economy has been experiencing a downward ...
government has also been directed to, in tune with existing policies, award tenders to Namibian companies in order to stimulate growth of the ...
government last week paid the last N$340 million of the N$600 million ... done on the Neckartal dam, The Namibian established yesterday.
Namibian government, the shebeens and bars were allowed by the ... By the time Swapo loses power in Namibia, there will not be even five ...
These children are hungry and dirty," she told The Namibian. ... more than N$200 000 from government every school term since last year, but ...


 

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