Daily Archives: October 21, 2020

China Foreign Trade Centre Signs Cooperation Agreements with Trading Partners at the 128th Canton Fair

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In a virtual signing ceremony held at the 128th China Import and Export Fair (“Canton Fair” or “the Fair”), China Foreign Trade Centre (“CFTC”) signed multiple cooperation agreements to formalize the partnerships with the

Mixed expectations for opposition parties over revised budget

Opposition party members said that they expected more from the Finance Minister Iipumbu Shiimi during the 2020/21 Mid-Year Budget Review and Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement on Tuesday. In an interview with Nampa, Popular Democratic Movement Member of Parliament, Nico Smit

COVID-19: Namibia records 41 new cases, one death

Health and Social Services Minister Dr Kalumbi Shangula on Tuesday announced that Namibia recorded another COVID-19 related death and 41 new confirmed cases. Shangula in a statement availed to Nampa said of the new cases, 32 are male while nine

Ministers react to mid-year budget review

Minister of Home Affairs, Immigration, Safety and Security, Frans Kapofi said the Mid-Year Budget Review presents a glimmer of hope for the local economy, although from a cautious vantage point. Kapofi said this outside the National Assembly chambers on Tuesday,

Windhoek man shoots girlfriend and commits suicide

A 39-year-old man allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend before committing suicide in Windhoek’s Ombili informal settlement on Tuesday. Namibian Police Force spokesperson, Deputy Commissioner Kauna Shikwambi in a media statement said the incident occurred around 18h00 and involved Martin

Coleman accuses NFA of treating Gladiators unfairly

Brave Gladiators striker and captain Zenatha Coleman has expressed disappointment that the team will not take part in the 2020 Council Of Southern Africa Football Association (Cosafa) Senior Women’s championship due to lack of preparation. This comes after NFA acting

Kandorozu objects to expulsion from Nudo

The National Unity Democratic Organisation (Nudo)’s Okakarara Constituency Councillor, Vetaruhe Kandorozu has strongly objected to his expulsion from the party. Kandorozu’s expulsion was announced at a media briefing on Tuesday in the capital by Nudo President, Esther Muinjangue. Muinjangue told

Teachers’ recruitment in Kavango regions has become a business: APP

The All People’s Party (APP) is alleging that the recruitment of teachers in the two Kavango regions has become a business as unemployed graduates allegedly pay bribes to some circuit inspectors and principals to secure positions. APP secretary-general Vincent Kanyetu