Daily Archives: June 18, 2014

NAMIBIAN FISHERIES MINISTER VISITING ANGOLA TO STRENGTHEN CO-OPERATION

LUANDA, June 18– The Minister of Fisheries and Natural Resources of Namibia, Bernhard Esau, has arrived in Luanda for a two-day visit aimed at strengthening co-operation with Angola, especially in …

Reserve Bank has increased repo rate to 5.75 per cent

The Reserve Bank has increased the repo rate to 5.75 per cent. Bank of Namibia (BoN) Governor Iipumbu Shiimi said the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has decided to increase the …

Omaheke Regional Governor concerned about level of poverty in his region

GOBABIS: The Omaheke Regional Governor, Festus Ueitele has expressed concern about the level of poverty in his region.

Ueilete said the high levels of poverty in the region is a …

Angolan man bumped to death while crossing road near Omafo settlement

ONGWEDIVA: A 29-year-old Angolan man was bumped to death while crossing the road near the Omafo settlement on the Oshikango-Ondangwa main road in the Ohangwena Region at about 18h50 on …

Leprosy sufferers receive houses

MASHARE; Five leprosy sufferers from the Mashare village became the proud owners of new houses on Wednesday.

The village is situated 45 kilometres east of Rundu.

The houses were constructed …

Rapid growth in imports of vehicles, partly financed by installment credit, remains a concern in Namibia

WINDHOEK: The rapid growth in imports of vehicles, partly financed by instalment credit, remains a concern in Namibia.

It has put pressure on the international reserves of the country and …

Newly appointed SACU Executive Secretary meets Pohamba

WINDHOEK: President Hifikepunye Pohamba has assured the newly appointed Executive Secretary designate of the Southern African Customs Union (SACU) that the Government of Namibia is ready to assist her in …

Omaheke donates cattle to Metsweding community

GOBABIS; The Omaheke Regional Council, through its Regional Specific Action Plan (RSAP) on Tuesday donated 45 heads of cattle to the Itireleng community at the Metsweding village.

The village is …