Monthly Archives: April 2017

Angola: UN agency airlifts aid to newly-arrived refugees from DR Congo

A plane carrying relief items has arrived in Luanda, Angola, to assist over 11,000 people who fled a recent surge violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the United …

Indigenous Peoples Demand Greater Voice in United Nations Bodies, Push States to Implement Declaration, as Permanent Forum Ends First Week of Session

The very survival of indigenous peoples depended on States taking swift action to rapidly recognize and respect all human rights, the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues heard today, concluding the …

Indigenous Forum

The very survival of indigenous peoples depended on States taking swift action to rapidly recognize and respect all human rights, the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues heard today, concluding the …

Stop insulting King Kauluma

A king is the authority as long as he is not officially pronounced passed. His health cannot be disclosed publicly as that undermines his authority. Even his passing is communicated …

Investigate the matter

A story in New Era this week regarding the supposed recruitment of pilots from previously disadvantaged groups at Air Namibia bears reference. The media need to investigate this matter further. …

Media integrity key in reclaiming free press ranking

News this week that Namibia has dropped in terms of global press freedom ranking leaves an unwanted black dot on our country's efforts to strengthen its democracy.

The blame has …