Details Emerge in Controversial Bipa Property Deal

[New Era] Windhoek -While full authority was granted by the Ministry of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development (MITSMED) to the Business and Intellectual Property Authority (BIPA) for the N$18 million purchase of a property in Windhoek’s Wanaheda…

[New Era] Windhoek -While full authority was granted by the Ministry of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development (MITSMED) to the Business and Intellectual Property Authority (BIPA) for the N$18 million purchase of a property in Windhoek's Wanaheda suburb, sources close to the matter allege the valuation of the property was never disclosed to the ministry.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Jooste Wants Errant Board

[New Era] Windhoek -Board members at public enterprises could very soon find themselves charged for negligence or acts of recklessness in carrying out the business of the company. Those found to have transgressed the Namibia Companies Act could be pros…

[New Era] Windhoek -Board members at public enterprises could very soon find themselves charged for negligence or acts of recklessness in carrying out the business of the company. Those found to have transgressed the Namibia Companies Act could be prosecuted, fined or slapped with whatever provisions are in the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Geingob to Leave for China On State Visit

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has revealed that he will soon leave for China following an invitation by the President of the People’s Republic of China, Xi Jinping, to discuss pertinent issues relating to trade as well as economic and poli…

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has revealed that he will soon leave for China following an invitation by the President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping, to discuss pertinent issues relating to trade as well as economic and political relations of the two sisterly countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Schimming-Chase Remembered As a True Liberator

[New Era] Windhoek -As messages of condolence pour in for the late veteran Namibian politician, Nora Schimming-Chase, who passed away due to ill health, President Hage Geingob described her as a true servant of the people and a diplomat.

[New Era] Windhoek -As messages of condolence pour in for the late veteran Namibian politician, Nora Schimming-Chase, who passed away due to ill health, President Hage Geingob described her as a true servant of the people and a diplomat.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Kwara Governor Signs Amended Pension Bill for Ex-Governors, Deputies Into Law

[This Day] Ilorin -Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, yesterday signed into law an amended bill stopping payment of pension to former governors and deputy governors during any period they hold political or public office.

[This Day] Ilorin -Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, yesterday signed into law an amended bill stopping payment of pension to former governors and deputy governors during any period they hold political or public office.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Women Encouraged to Take Part in Politics

[New Era] Lüderitz -The Deputy Mayor of Lüderitz Brigitte Frederick has encouraged fellow women to be the change that they want to be but that in order to bring about change they must also get into the existing political space that is mostly dominated by men.

[New Era] Lüderitz -The Deputy Mayor of Lüderitz Brigitte Frederick has encouraged fellow women to be the change that they want to be but that in order to bring about change they must also get into the existing political space that is mostly dominated by men.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

U.S. Funds Cyber-Crime Course

[New Era] Windhoek -More than 40 people from Namibia’s financial service sector participated in a three-day workshop that focused on detecting counterfeit money, cyber-crimes and online banking fraud.

[New Era] Windhoek -More than 40 people from Namibia's financial service sector participated in a three-day workshop that focused on detecting counterfeit money, cyber-crimes and online banking fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia