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Fed up with illegal sand mining

3 weeks ago - 30 May 2018 | Local News

Northern communities are fed up with sand mining in their areas without their consent by companies that do not have mining licences, and they want the government to address the situation.Sand mining is a lucrative...

Reaching out to Tsumkwe

3 weeks ago - 30 May 2018 | Local News

The division of marginalised communities in the office of the vice-president has commended the wife of a former Namibian diplomat to Malaysia, Maria Shikongo, for her initiative to donate used clothes to marginalised communities.This month...

Kavango West 99.99% rural

3 weeks ago - 30 May 2018 | Local News

Kavango West governor Sirkka Ausiku says her region, which was created about five years ago, is still predominantly rural and undeveloped.Ausiku made the remark during her State of the Region Address (SORA) this month.Ausiku said...

Smugglers run riot along northern border

1 month - 25 April 2018 | Local News

Police officers stationed along the Angola-Namibia border are finding it difficult to exercise their duties effectively, because of the absence of a border fence on the Namibian side.During a visit to the northern border town...

Okatyali welcomes good rain

1 month - 25 April 2018 | Local News

Farmers at Okatyali in the Oshana Region are heaving a sigh of relief as green grass begins to cover the area and the prolonged drought is now finally over.Over the years, the area has been...

Omatando far from formalisation

1 month - 25 April 2018 | Local News

Negotiations between Omatando residents and the Ongwediva Town Council, aimed at paving the way for the formalisation of the area have not yet kicked off.Omatando...

Seven ladies, one dream

1 month - 25 April 2018 | Local News

A group of seven women who have a chair repair and upholstery workshop in Oshakati say the primary focus of their business is to serve...

More than just an expo

1 month - 25 April 2018 | Local News

The Ondangwa town council's open market promoter, Rauna Shaulwa, sang the praises of the Ondangwa Trade and Industrial Exhibition (OTIE), saying the event helps to...

Driving jobs from the bottom up

1 month - 25 April 2018 | Local News

The theme for this year's Ondangwa Trade and Industrial Exhibition (OTIE) is 'Embracing economic growth through entrepreneurship', which the council says is befitting, looking at...

Upskilling the unskilled

1 month - 25 April 2018 | Local News

The Uukwangula Community Learning and Development Centre (CLDC), in collaboration with Tafari Art Village and Camping, conducted a skills training workshop to empower community members.The...

Mayola gwaNdangwa ta kondjitha uuyogoki

2 months ago - 28 March 2018 | Local News

Mayola Paavo Amwele okwa lopotwa a longitha oshimaliwa sha thika pooN$12 400 muule womasiku gatatu mewapaleko lyondoolopa yawo, ta yambidhidhwa kongundu yaayiyambi ya za mehangano...

Dundee ploughs back N$19m

3 months ago - 28 February 2018 | Local News

Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb, through its community trust, continues to plough back into the Tsumeb community and other towns in Namibia, and to date has...

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Mixed feelings about new Omuthiya...

4 months ago - 31 January 2018 | Local News

A plan by the Omuthiya town council to establish a new open market has been received with mixed reactions by vendors operating from the current...

Tutaleni dreams of being a...

4 months ago - 31 January 2018 | Local News

A young woman from Nkurenkuru in Kavango West, who has overcome a number of challenges including a fire that nearly killed her, is determined to...

Onelago United commended for cleaning...

4 months ago - 31 January 2018 | Local News

The Oshana regional councillor for Ondangwa Rural Constituency, Kawishiweni Abraham, has commended the Oshana Second Division football team Onelago United for their clean-up campaign at...

Staying safe this holiday

6 months ago - 29 November 2017 | Local News

Members of the public are urged to be vigilant during the festive season to avoid falling victim to crime.The Motor Accident Fund (MVA Fund) pleads...

Oniipa trains community

6 months ago - 29 November 2017 | Local News

The Oniipa Town Council equips its local authority development committee (LADC) members with skills and knowledge on the operations of the council in order for...

Transformation of a struggle kid

7 months ago - 25 October 2017 | Local News

After camping for years at the Oshakati Swapo Party offices demanding a job from the government, 28-year-old Ruusa Mbambi completed her training at Berg Aukas...

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