Soccer – Tribute to Football Icons

[New Era] The Namibian football fraternity woke up to the sad news of the sudden passing of two football stalwarts and as if this was not enough, well known referee Rodney Samuel Rooinasie also took a bow from the game of life.

[New Era] The Namibian football fraternity woke up to the sad news of the sudden passing of two football stalwarts and as if this was not enough, well known referee Rodney Samuel Rooinasie also took a bow from the game of life.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

TUN to Boycott World Teachers’ Day Celebrations

[New Era] Katima Mulilo -The Teacher’s Union of Namibia (TUN) has decided to boycott this year’s commemoration of World Teacher’s Day, as they feel they are being sidelined by the education, arts and culture ministry.

[New Era] Katima Mulilo -The Teacher's Union of Namibia (TUN) has decided to boycott this year's commemoration of World Teacher's Day, as they feel they are being sidelined by the education, arts and culture ministry.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Council, Villagers Argue Over Dam

[New Era] Omuthiya -Community members from villages surrounding Omuthiya are at loggerheads with the Omuthiya Town Council for drawing water from a community earth dam.

[New Era] Omuthiya -Community members from villages surrounding Omuthiya are at loggerheads with the Omuthiya Town Council for drawing water from a community earth dam.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Heita in Court for Girlfriend’s Murder

[New Era] Windhoek -The man who is currently the talk of the nation for allegedly killing his long-term girlfriend and mother of his kids in Otjomuise on Monday made his first appearance in court yesterday were he was denied bail.

[New Era] Windhoek -The man who is currently the talk of the nation for allegedly killing his long-term girlfriend and mother of his kids in Otjomuise on Monday made his first appearance in court yesterday were he was denied bail.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Child Raped While Parents Attend Church

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -A 12-year-old girl was raped while alone at her parents’ house on Sunday morning after a man sneaked into the family house and had sexual intercourse with her.

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -A 12-year-old girl was raped while alone at her parents' house on Sunday morning after a man sneaked into the family house and had sexual intercourse with her.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Call to Ban Hubbly Bubbly in Namibia

[New Era] MPs in the National Assembly are currently debating the high rate of the use and accessibility of hubbly bubbly amongst the Namibian youth. Ministers Sophia Shaningwa and Minister Katrina Hanse-Himarwa are calling for a total ban of hubbly bu…

[New Era] MPs in the National Assembly are currently debating the high rate of the use and accessibility of hubbly bubbly amongst the Namibian youth. Ministers Sophia Shaningwa and Minister Katrina Hanse-Himarwa are calling for a total ban of hubbly bubbly in Namibia. Hubbly bubbly is an instrument for smoking tobacco, which is often flavoured.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Unam Law Students Take Care of Vulnerable Children

[New Era] Windhoek -Final-year law students from the University of Namibia (Unam), calling themselves The Moppet Minders, recently spent a day with vulnerable kids at the Hope Initiative Centre in Okahandja Park informal settlement and taught them abou…

[New Era] Windhoek -Final-year law students from the University of Namibia (Unam), calling themselves The Moppet Minders, recently spent a day with vulnerable kids at the Hope Initiative Centre in Okahandja Park informal settlement and taught them about their constitutional rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia