Truck Accident Drivers and Owner Denied Bail

[Namibian] THE driver of the haulage truck that collided with a bakkie on the Ondangwa-Eenhana road last Friday was denied bail, along with his partner and owner of the vehicle when they made their first appearance in the Ondangwa Magistrate’s Court on…

[Namibian] THE driver of the haulage truck that collided with a bakkie on the Ondangwa-Eenhana road last Friday was denied bail, along with his partner and owner of the vehicle when they made their first appearance in the Ondangwa Magistrate's Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Child Bride Sold for a Cow

[Namibian] THE air you breathe between the scattered and unique Ovahimba huts at the Omaoipanga village situated about 15 kilometres from Opuwo is fresh, and one cannot help but admire the high hills on the horizon, the freedom of the children, and aft…

[Namibian] THE air you breathe between the scattered and unique Ovahimba huts at the Omaoipanga village situated about 15 kilometres from Opuwo is fresh, and one cannot help but admire the high hills on the horizon, the freedom of the children, and after a few drops of rain, the odour of fresh cow dung that sums up the rural village ambience.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Continued SOE Bailouts Unsustainable – Ithete

[Namibian] DEPUTY finance minister Natangwe Ithete has hit out at poorly managed and underperforming public enterprises, saying continual bailouts are unsustainable for government.

[Namibian] DEPUTY finance minister Natangwe Ithete has hit out at poorly managed and underperforming public enterprises, saying continual bailouts are unsustainable for government.

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Student Teacher Out On Bail

[Namibian] A STUDENT teacher arrested in connection with the death of a 19-year-old man at the University of Namibia (Unam) Khomasdal Campus on Monday, was released on bail of N$1 500 yesterday.

[Namibian] A STUDENT teacher arrested in connection with the death of a 19-year-old man at the University of Namibia (Unam) Khomasdal Campus on Monday, was released on bail of N$1 500 yesterday.

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Standard Bank, Union Reach Negotiation Deadlock

[Namibian] Wages and benefits negotiations between the Bank Workers Union of Namibia (Bawon) and Standard Bank Namibia for the 2017/2018 financial year have reached a deadlock.

[Namibian] Wages and benefits negotiations between the Bank Workers Union of Namibia (Bawon) and Standard Bank Namibia for the 2017/2018 financial year have reached a deadlock.

Minister Explains U.S.$3,8 Million Farm Purchase

[New Era] Windhoek -Defence Minister Penda ya Ndakolo admitted to fellow lawmakers in the National Assembly this week that he did not inform President Hage Geingob, who doubles as commander-in-chief of the country’s armed forces, about the military’s d…

[New Era] Windhoek -Defence Minister Penda ya Ndakolo admitted to fellow lawmakers in the National Assembly this week that he did not inform President Hage Geingob, who doubles as commander-in-chief of the country's armed forces, about the military's decision to purchase the N$45 million Oropoko farm.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ya Ndakolo Downplays Farm Criticism

[Namibian] Defence minister Penda ya Ndakolo downplayed concerns that the decision to buy a N$45 million farm for the military was unprocedural, claiming that it was a cheaper offer.

[Namibian] Defence minister Penda ya Ndakolo downplayed concerns that the decision to buy a N$45 million farm for the military was unprocedural, claiming that it was a cheaper offer.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia