Monthly Archives: November 2014

Election results announcement postponed

WINDHOEK: The outcome of the 2014 Presidential and National Assembly elections will only be announced on Monday, the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) says.

The elections took place on Friday, …

Voter turnout at least 70 per cent in Kunene constituencies

OPUWO: At least 36 948 voters cast their votes in the Kunene Region during the Presidential and National Assembly elections on Friday.

This figure represents 73 per cent of the …

DTA not happy with regional election performance

KATIMA MULILO; DTA of Namibia Secretary-General Vincent Kanyetu has blamed the party’s previous leadership’s conservative approach to national issues for DTA’s continued dismal performance in elections.

He said this at …

Team Namibia leaves for Bulawayo for 2014 SCSA Zone Six Under-20 Youth Games

WINDHOEK: Team Namibia left for Bulawayo, Zimbabwe today for the 2014 Supreme Council for Sports in Africa (SCSA) Zone Six Under-20 Youth Games set for 04 to 14 December.

Namibia …

SADC Parly Forum election observers happy with campaigns

WINDHOEK; The campaigns for the 2014 Namibia Presidential and National Assembly elections were characterised by high levels of tolerance among the various contesting political parties and candidates.

The head of …

Namibia commended for using EVMs

WINDHOEK: The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Parliamentary Forum Election Observer Mission has commended the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) for providing Braille facilities on electronic voting machines (EVMs).

These …

Swapo members celebrate in Kunene

OPUWO: The Swapo Party won the majority constituencies in the Kunene region in both the Presidential and National Assembly elections that was just concluded Friday national wide.

Kunene region had …

Nujoma donates computers to Omuulukila Primary School

OUTAPI: Justice Minister and Patron of the Omuulukila Primary School, Utoni Nujoma on Wednesday donated six computers, a printer, eight office chairs and cash to the school.

The value of …