Ex-Sports Officials Fight Tooth and Nail for Bail

[New Era] Windhoek -It was a battleground on Friday in the Windhoek Magistrate’s Court as former Namibian Sports Commission (NSC) officials Ivonne Nande, 35, and Walter Haseb, 46, battled to convince the court to release them on bail.

[New Era] Windhoek -It was a battleground on Friday in the Windhoek Magistrate's Court as former Namibian Sports Commission (NSC) officials Ivonne Nande, 35, and Walter Haseb, 46, battled to convince the court to release them on bail.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Kasuto Not Aware of Suspension From Nunw

[New Era] Windhoek -National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW) president Ismael Kasuto says he is not aware of his formal suspension as its president by the central executive committee, except from what he has picked up on social media concerning an uns…

[New Era] Windhoek -National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW) president Ismael Kasuto says he is not aware of his formal suspension as its president by the central executive committee, except from what he has picked up on social media concerning an unsigned letter on a vote of no confidence.

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Namibia’s Rating Downgrade – an Opportunity to Review Spending Priorities

[New Era] As we know, Moody’s Investor Services downgraded Namibia’s long-term senior unsecured bond and issuer rating from Baa3 to Ba1 or to “non-investment grade” status. Moody has however maintained Namibia’s local currency rating at BBB- or “invest…

[New Era] As we know, Moody's Investor Services downgraded Namibia's long-term senior unsecured bond and issuer rating from Baa3 to Ba1 or to "non-investment grade" status. Moody has however maintained Namibia's local currency rating at BBB- or "investment grade" status.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

PS’es to Be Called Executive Directors – Cabinet

[New Era] Windhoek -Cabinet has approved the Public Service Act Amendment Bill submitted by the Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila to provide for the designation of permanent secretaries as executive directors while deputy permanent secretaries …

[New Era] Windhoek -Cabinet has approved the Public Service Act Amendment Bill submitted by the Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila to provide for the designation of permanent secretaries as executive directors while deputy permanent secretaries will be called deputy executive directors.

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Swapo Warns Geingob ‘De-Campaigners’

[New Era] Windhoek -Authors of SMS and Whatsapp messages against President Hage Geingob, his wife Monica Geingos, several ministers and individuals have been warned their time is running out and they will soon be exposed.

[New Era] Windhoek -Authors of SMS and Whatsapp messages against President Hage Geingob, his wife Monica Geingos, several ministers and individuals have been warned their time is running out and they will soon be exposed.

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Capricorn Investment Group Ups Profit to N$1.9 Billion

[New Era] Windhoek -Capricorn Investment Group Limited, previously known as Bank Windhoek Holdings Limited, increased its operating profit before tax by 2.0 percent from N$1.171 billion in the prior year to N$1.194 billion. This is according to the jus…

[New Era] Windhoek -Capricorn Investment Group Limited, previously known as Bank Windhoek Holdings Limited, increased its operating profit before tax by 2.0 percent from N$1.171 billion in the prior year to N$1.194 billion. This is according to the just released its consolidated group financial results for the year ending 30 June 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia