GIPF opens Outapi regional office

Windhoek-The Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF) opened a regional office in Outapi, in the Omusati region, this week. GIPF chairman, Goms Menette, officiated at the event.If we are to build lasting confidence in our members and stakeholders, w...

Namibia to consult before subscribing to SAATM – Goeieman

Windhoek-Namibia will eventually sign up for the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM), which was launched in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, at the end of January 2018. However, the Ministry of Works and Transport, as the custodian of the local aviation

Iranian Ambassodor speaks on bilateral ties

New Era journalist Kuzeeko Tjitemisa yesterday interviewed Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Namibia Vahid Karimi. The interview touched on various topics but mostly on the potential cooperation between Namibia and Iran. Below are excerpts ...

With a busy election schedule, Africa needs a reversal of the old order

The winds of change may blow in several directions across Africa this year as a host of countries prepare for elections. But a change in power is not always synonymous with change in governance. In Africa, very often, a new

We do not deserve the Kavango River

The water crisis in Rundu has gone beyond the tolerance level of the people living in the surrounding areas of the town. For the past few days all the mal-administration roads led to the town council of Rundu, specifically the

Wasteful spending.The hour has come

President Hage Geingob has without doubt started the year assertively and positively. His administration wants to see a reduction in wasteful spending and effective pragmatic cost-cutting.Geingob wants all ministries to hold officials accountable if th...