Daily Archives: September 2, 2019

EVMs have paper trail, but only used when court-ordered: Mujoro

There have been many calls from opposition parties against the use of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in national elections however the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) Chief Electoral Officer Theo Mujoro stands his ground that the Indian-made ...

MET to conduct aerial wildlife survey in Zambezi and Kavango East

The Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) will be conducting an aerial wildlife survey for the Zambezi and Kavango East Regions to count the population of elephants and other wild animals.This was announced by the Minister of Environment and

LHN records increase in HEPS in June 2019

Letshego Holdings Namibia (LHN) recorded an increase in headline earnings per share of over N.dollars 5 million for the six-month period ending 30 June 2019.The company recorded an increase in headline earnings per share from N.dollars 230 013 000

Suspect in Okandjengedi murder arrested

A 31-year-old man, who allegedly killed his 30-year-old girlfriend at Okandjengedi location in Oshakati on Saturday, was arrested in the Omusati Region's Etayi Constituency on Sunday night.Inspector Thomas Aiyambo of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol)...

OtjozondjupaSwapo regional conference on Wednesday

Swapo-Party's Otjozondjupa Regional conference has been set for Wednesday at a local hotel in Otjiwarongo.The party regional coordinator, Susan Hikopua in an interview with Nampa on Monday said it is at this conference on Wednesday where two names of

Newspaper distribution vehicle overturns outside Otavi

Five people aged between 12 and 42 years survived a road accident on Monday after a newspaper distribution bus they were travelling in overturned several times on the B1 road outside Otavi.Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in

Fuel prices remain unchanged for September

Fuel prices will remain unchanged for September, the Ministry of Mines and Energy has announced.The ministry, in a media statement issued by minister Tom Alweendo on Monday, stated that the global oil market remained favourably volatile to net importe...

Oshana and Omusati regions receive grass from fishing company

Sinco Fishing Company donated 700 bales of grass, worth N.dollars 116 000, for distributions to the severely drought stricken farmers in the northern regions of Oshana and Omusati.Governor of the Oshana Region, EliaIrimari on behalf of the two regions...