Daily Archives: October 14, 2020

Huawei Launches All-scenario Intelligent Connectivity Solutions

BEIJING, Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the UN Broadband Commission and Huawei held the sixth Ultra-Broadband Forum (UBBF 2020) online in Beijing. With the theme of “Intelligent Connectivity, New Value Together”, this year’s UBBF discussed the challenges and opportunities facing

Gobabis youth hold solidarity protest against SGBV

The youth in Gobabis on Tuesday joined the rest of the country in a solidarity protest against sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV). Protests against SGBV were organised in numerous towns around the country to show solidarity with victims of gender-based

IPC candidate names submitted to ECN for November elections at Otjiwarongo

The Independent Patriots for Change (IPC) political party on Tuesday submitted the names of its candidates for the upcoming Regional Council and Local Authority elections to the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) at Otjiwarongo. IPC’s Otjiwarongo district secretary-general, Martin Strauss

Nyerere was instrumental in the attainment of Namibia’s independence: Kapofi

Minister of Home Affairs, Immigration, Safety and Security, Frans Kapofi said former Tanzanian president Julius Nyerere played an instrumental role in the attainment of independence for Namibia and other Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries. He said this in an

Laboratory results still pending in brutal murder case

The results of the forensic tests conducted in the case of three people arrested in January 2020 in connection with the alleged murder of a nine-year-old girl in Windhoek, are still outstanding. The body of the deceased, Natalie Chipombo, was

Steenkamp calls for strengthening of Safe Schools Framework after Rehoboth stabbing incident

The National Safe Schools Framework should be should be strengthened in all schools across the country to ensure the prevention of systematic bullying and violence in schools, Ministry of Education Executive Director Sanet Steenkamp has said. Steenkamp’s statement follows the

Six-year-old girl dies after panga attack at Epanya village

A six-year-old girl died after allegedly being attacked with a panga by a relative at Epanya village near Ohailulu in northern Namibia on Tuesday. The Namibian Police Force’s Community Affairs’ officer, Inspector Thomas Aiyambo, confirmed the incident on Wednesday, saying

Muzokumwe chairperson resigns from Swapo to stand as independent candidate

The chairperson of the Muzokumwe Volunteer Organization, Paulus Mbangu, tendered his resignation from the Swapo Party on Tuesday, saying he plans to stand as an independent candidate in the November elections. In a letter seen by this agency dated 11