Monthly Archives: February 2014

The Best Contraceptive Is the Education of Girls and Women

Our budgeting process follows a very regular and easily detectable IMF benchmark pattern if one knows what one is looking for. This typically leads to a rather conservative budget approach

Govt to Roll Out Cervical Cancer Vaccine

Windhoek — Government will roll out cervical cancer vaccine, or human papillomavirus vaccine, at public health facilities as cervical cancer is identified as the second most common cancer after breast

Germany to Send Back 35 Skulls

Windhoek — Thirty-five skulls and two skeletons of Namibian origin are to be returned to Namibia from Berlin and Freiburg, Germany on March 7 in a second repatriation exercise.


Thirty-Five More Skulls to Be Repatriated From Germany

THE Ministry of Information, Communication and Technology has announced plans to repatriate more skulls from Germany.

ICT permanent secretary Mbeuta Ua-Ndjarakana yesterday said Cabinet has mandated the Minister of Youth,

NBC Gets a N$1 Billion Despite Breaking Even

THE Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) will get just over N$1 billion over three years in State funding despite reporting improved financial results last year.

The State broadcaster has reduced losses

Be Still – Be Patient – Be Silent – Be Wise

OF THE many poems performed at Spoken Word poetry nights [in Windhoek], among those that made the most impact on me was a poem by Oshosheni Hiveluah. It’s chorus, or

Has Society Lost Its Way?

Namibia, the land of the brave is a country entangled in serious moral decay if one considers the excessive number of senseless murders and so-called passion killings that occur on


HAVANA, Feb 28– The president of the Cuban parliament, Esteban Lazo, welcomed Thursday here the Prime Minister of Namibia, Hage Gottfried Geingob.

During their meeting, Lazo recalled the traditional friendship …