Daily Archives: July 1, 2020

Swapo MPs choose 62-day NA break over work

An attempt by leader of official opposition to extend the current National Assembly sitting beyond its envisaged recess date on 08 July fell flat on Wednesday. McHenry Venaani, who leads the Popular Democratic Movement, moved a motion to extend the

Mayana community demonstrates over land

The community of Mayana in the Kavango East Region held a demonstration on Tuesday against alleged illegal grabbing of land by the Mayana Small Scale Irrigation Project and its associate the Climate Resilient Infrastructure Development Facility (CRIDF). CRIDF is an

Fishrot accused Nghipunya denied bail

The suspended chief executive officer of the National Fishing Corporation (Fishcor) Mike Nghipunya and one of the 10 people arrested in connection with the Fishrot corruption scandal, has been denied bail. Nghipunya was denied bail in a bail application ruling

Eight regional governors who were appointed this year are receiving training on government land resettlement programmes and policies

The eight regional governors who were appointed this year, are receiving training on government land resettlement programmes and policies at Otjiwarongo this week. All 14 governors are chairpersons of the regional land resettlement committee in their respective regions by virtue

Minister of Health and Social Services Shangula today reported that Namibia has 52 new positive coronavirus cases

Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Kalumbi Shangula today reported that Namibia has 52 new positive coronavirus cases, the highest number in a single day since the first case was reported in March 2020. During an update at the

Kwata Cricket to host coaching course in Kunene

Kwata Cricket, a cricket Namibia’s Development program has announced that it will be hosting a coaching training course in the Kunene region during the month of July. In a statement availed to Nampa by Kwata Cricket Regional Development Officer in

No wage increment and bonuses for NBL employees

As a result of the COVID-19 impact on business operations and sales, no wage increases will be paid to Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) employees for the 2021 financial year while no bonuses would be considered during 2020. The zero wage

Training on land resettlement programme starts at Otjiwarongo

Eight regional governors who were appointed during this year to their political positions are receiving a two-day training workshop at Otjiwarongo on government land resettlement programmes and policies. All 14 governors in their respective regions are chairpersons of their regional