Daily Archives: June 11, 2018

Cabinet orders RCC board dismissal

Cabinet yesterday directed Works and Transport Minister John Mutorwa to dismiss the Roads Contractor Company (RCC)'s board of directors over the company's unauthorised N$2 billion deal with a Chinese firm.Cabinet also ordered Secretary to Cabinet Georg...

What is the burden of rheumatic heart disease?

In Namibia, rheumatic heart disease is the commonest acquired heart condition and the reason for heart surgery 90 percent of the time. Between 1990 and 2013 there has been a less than 5% decrease in prevalence of rheumatic heart disease.

Paulus Kapia pleads for mercy

Former deputy minister and youth activist Paulus Kapia yesterday pleaded for mercy from the court, asking that he be given a suspended sentence as he has suffered enough, both politically and financially, since the unraveling of the N$30 million that

Rastafari gather in SA to promote intra-African trade

Representatives of Rastafari organisations from ten African countries recently gathered for a three-day conference in Cape Town under the theme 'Rastafari and intra-African Trade for Sustainable Development'. The conference, which took place from May 2...

Rastafari gather in SA to promote intra-African trade

Representatives of Rastafari organisations from ten African countries recently gathered for a three-day conference in Cape Town under the theme 'Rastafari and intra-African Trade for Sustainable Development'. The conference, which took place from May 2...

Bank of Namibia once more cautions against ‘get rich quick’ schemes

The Bank of Namibia has again cautioned and urged members of the public to refrain from conducting or participating in illegal deposit taking schemes currently operating in the country.The central bank emphasised that taking deposits from the public wi...