Daily Archives: October 30, 2020

Hollywood old-timers tourney set for weekend

The third edition of the Hollywood old-timers football and netball tourney is set to commence on Saturday and end on Sunday at the Herbert Conradie Stadium in Khorixas, Kunene Region. Speaking to Nampa in an interview on Wednesday, tourney organiser

BoN to host 21st annual symposium on Monday

The Bank of Namibia (BoN) will host its 21st Annual Symposium on Monday under the theme ‘Positioning Namibia to reap the benefits of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)’. In a media statement, the bank said since 1998, it

Alweendo urges diamond producing countries to collaborate

Minister of Mines and Energy, Tom Alweendo has urged African countries that produce diamonds and the diamond industry players to collaborate towards closing the gap between social responsibility and shared value. Alweendo said this on Thursday during an African Diamond

Sioka launches child marriage report

Minister of Gender Equality, Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare, Doreen Sioka officially launched the child marriage study report in Windhoek on Thursday. Sioka said the report found that the main drivers of child marriage were identified as poverty, culture and

ECB records 8.4 per cent revenue increase

The Electricity Control Board (ECB) recorded an increase in revenue of 8.4 per cent, from N.dollars 89.4 million recorded in the 2018/19 financial year to N.dollars 93.7 million in the 2019/20 financial year. The ECB’s 2019/20 annual report, which was

Quality education a shared responsibility: Caley

The Deputy Minister of Education, Arts and Culture, Faustina Caley, says quality education is the shared responsibility of all stakeholders and all friends in education. Caley said this on Thursday at the handing over of a block of four classrooms

Nghikembua advocates for synergies between institutions

Chief Executive Officer of Agribank, Sakaria Nghikembua said there is a need for the establishment of development partnerships between organisations and institutions, both in the public and private sector, as well as producers. Nghikembua made the remarks at the launch

Estate agent Erwin Spangers sent to jail for eight years

A Walvis Bay estate agent found guilty in the High Court of five counts of theft by conversion and one count of money laundering involving about N.dollars 6.7 million, was on Friday sent to jail for an effective eight years.