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Grootfontein grapples with challenges

2 months ago - 24 April 2019 | Local News

Grootfontein residents are faced with a number of challenges, including filthy streets, escalating crime, high youth unemployment and lack of sanitation facilities, especially in informal settlements.Ewi lyaNooli visited the town and engaged the local council...

Headman invites entrepreneurs

2 months ago - 24 April 2019 | Local News

Ncaute village headman Mukunga Kangora says he is willing to make land available to entrepreneurs who are willing to establish shops in the area, so locals can have access to basic necessities.Kangora expressed concern over...

'Govt must not spoil the people'

2 months ago - 27 March 2019 | Local News

Andreas Nenkavu, 90, believes the government is to blame for the economic hardships the country is currently facing.He says the economy cannot grow if the government offers too many free services to its citizens, and...

Strike a note against social evils

2 months ago - 27 March 2019 | Local News

About 16 choirs have registered for the Hymn Awards and Choir Competition scheduled for 10 and 11 May at the Ongwediva Trade Fair Centre.The competition is sponsored by Beyond Horizon Investment and it is set...

Ondonga king's successor impresses Pohamba

3 months ago - 27 February 2019 | Local News

Former President Hifikepunye Pohamba says he was impressed by Fillemon Shuumbwa Nangolo's speech at the memorial service for the late Peter Shimweefeleni Kauluma at the weekend.Nangolo emphasised the importance of children taking care of their...

Rundu cleans up its act

3 months ago - 27 February 2019 | Local News

The chairperson of the Kavango East Regional Youth Forum, Anselm Marungu, says this month's clean-up campaign at Rundu was a success.In a recent interview with...

2 287 plots for Omatando

3 months ago - 27 February 2019 | Local News

The Ongwediva town council has announced that it is done with the surveying and mapping of Omatando village, which is now part of Ongwediva.Plot owners...

Only 3 houses built at Eheke

3 months ago - 27 February 2019 | Local News

Development is taking place at a very slow pace at Eheke in the Oshana Region.Only three houses have been built at Eheke, which was proclaimed...

Chess players shine

3 months ago - 27 February 2019 | Local News

The organisers of the annual Namibia Chess Federation (NCF) Zone 7 schools chess tournament, which took place in Oshakati this month, say the event was...

Oshakati moves to formalise Oneshila

4 months ago - 30 January 2019 | Local News

The Oshakati town council has completed most of the stages to formalise one of its oldest informal settlements, Oneshila.This is according to the council spokesperson...

Community demands services

6 months ago - 28 November 2018 | Local News

The residents of Rundu continue to express their disappointment and frustration towards council, which is accused of failing to provide basic services. Rundu is one...

Eenhana benefits from twinning agreement

6 months ago - 28 November 2018 | Local News

The town council of Eenhana is counting its benefits from the twinning agreement with the city of Harelbeke in Belgium.These range from local economic development...

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Long-awaited ­Uuvudhiya clinic soon a...

7 months ago - 31 October 2018 | Local News

The Oshana regional councillor for Uuvudhiya constituency, Amutenya Ndahafa, has welcome a decision by the health ministry to establish a clinic in his constituency, saying...

Rural women benefit from traditional...

7 months ago - 31 October 2018 | Local News

Many rural women in the north are hard at work to earn an income and provide for their household needs.Maria Simeon-Nghiitombo (71) from Eembidi village...

Laziness attracts poverty

7 months ago - 31 October 2018 | Local News

A group of women who sell traditional clay pots along the Oshakati – Okahao main road say they are not prepared to sit idle at...

Vocational skills vital for development

7 months ago - 31 October 2018 | Local News

The manager of the Nakayale Vocational Training Centre and chairperson of the Northern Vocational Training Hub, Erickson Fundula Nenghwanya, has called on Namibians to realise...

Onyalo otayi hwahwameke oluhepo

7 months ago - 31 October 2018 | Local News

KENYA KAMBOWEOngundu yaakiintu mboka haya landitha iiyuma pooha nondjila onene yaShakati Okahao oya popi kutya yo inaha hala okukala ya kuutumba momagumbo kaye na shoka...

Seed donation to support food...

7 months ago - 31 October 2018 | Local News

With the rainy season fast approaching, the Ondangwa Urban Constituency in the Oshana Region has embarked on a seed-collecting project.It is appealing to donors to...

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