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Unhappiness over beneficiary registrations

3 weeks ago - 26 June 2019 | Local News

A decision by government to exclude households with a combined income of more than N$2 600 from getting drought assistance has been heavily criticised.It is being argued that not all working people support their families,...

Face-to-face with poverty

3 weeks ago - 26 June 2019 | Local News

A family of four from Shiwandamo village in the Rundu Rural constituency is living in abject poverty, a situation that has been exacerbated by the ongoing drought.Ewi lyaNooli recently came across Thadeus Sinonge (48) and...

Ex-Cuba students plan social gathering

3 weeks ago - 26 June 2019 | Local News

Namibians who studied in Cuba during the liberation struggle will hold a social gathering at Grootfontein on 13 July.The gathering is aimed at generating funds to assist vulnerable Namibians and maintaining good relationships and friendships...

Carving a living

3 weeks ago - 26 June 2019 | Local News

A 44-year-old man, who has been a wood-carver for most of his life, says this is the only way he can take care of his family.Ewi lyaNooli came across David Ngoma recently, who said he...

A neglected region

3 weeks ago - 26 June 2019 | Local News

Kavango West is faced with many challenges, including planned capital projects not materialising and others being abandoned by contractors that are not held accountable.Kavango West governor Sirkka Ausiku recently reiterated these and other challenges in...

Taya lumbu moluhepo olunene

3 weeks ago - 26 June 2019 | Local News

Ewi lyaNooli olya tsakanene naThadeus Sinonge (48) opamwe nomukulukadhi gwe Lucia Kampanza mboka yahokolola nkene taya mono iihuna kehe esiku omolwa oluhepo ndoka taya lumbu...

Library Day celebrated

3 weeks ago - 26 June 2019 | Local News

The Oshana regional library celebrated Library Day 2019 recently at Eluwa Special School in Ongwediva, with the aim of also celebrating the Day of the...

Shaping the future

3 weeks ago - 26 June 2019 | Local News

A kindergarten has finally been established in the Omundaungilo San community, which offers pre-primary education.According to kindergarten teacher Ester Nghitotelwa, the school started last year...

Dire need for facilities

3 weeks ago - 26 June 2019 | Sports

There is a lack of proper sporting facilities in Kavango West, a situation which negatively affects thousands of young people who have an interest in...

Traditional sport continues at Onamatanga

3 weeks ago - 26 June 2019 | Sports

Despite the drought, farmers made their horses available to participate in the annual Onamatanga traditional sporting event.The event grooms the younger generation in horse racing...

Farmers, don't give up

1 month - 29 May 2019 | Agriculture

Kavango East regional governor Samuel Mbambo has urged subsistence farmers not to give up on their fields because of this year's poor rainfall, which has...

Ongandjera queen eyes omagongo empowerment

1 month - 29 May 2019 | Cultural

The queen of Ongandjera, Adelheid Mupiya, wants to commercialise marula products such as the traditional beer known as omagongo.Mupiya says she intends to motivate women...

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Demand for chickens outstrips supply

1 month - 29 May 2019 | Agriculture

KENYA KAMBOWEA poultry farm at a government-owned agriculture centre in the Mashare Constituency of the Kavango East Region is doing well. In an interview with...

Catholic Church establishes Oshakati Diocese

1 month - 29 May 2019 | Local News

The Roman Catholic Church (RCC) in Namibia is dividing its Windhoek Diocese into two dioceses by establishing the Oshakati Diocese, based at Ongwediva.Construction of the...

The importance of totems

1 month - 29 May 2019 | Cultural

Some people will always have faith or succeed in whatever they attempt in life, because their totems define what they can achieve or how they...

Karate is not a brutal...

1 month - 29 May 2019 | Sports

A Rundu-based karate teacher says karate is not a sport that teaches one to fight better in the streets but one that instils discipline and...

Kavango volleyball in need of...

1 month - 29 May 2019 | Sports

The lack of sports infrastructure and support for the development of volleyball in the two Kavango regions is depriving some talented players of the opportunity...

Let’s do more for young...

2 months ago - 24 April 2019 | Sports

LIMBA MUPETAMIDespite losing out on the title in The Namibian Newspaper Cup, team Otjozondjupa Region, coached by Robba Gurirab, have walked away with a lot...

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