Daily Archives: November 8, 2020

Two die in B2 collision

Two people died on the B2 road along Longbeach after the vehicles they were each travelling in collided at around 20h37 on Saturday evening. A Namibian Police Force (NamPol) crime report issued on Sunday morning by Erongo Crime Investigations Coordinator

Geingob hands over 19 houses at Otweya informal settlement

President Hage Geingob on Saturday handed over 19 houses to residents of Otweya Informal Settlement at Walvis Bay, whose shacks were destroyed in a devastating fire in July this year. While handing over the houses, which were constructed by the

Membership does not guarantee victory in elections: Kuugongelwa-Amadhila

Prime Minister, Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila said party membership alone without voting is not enough to secure Swapo party’s victory in elections. Kuugongelwa-Amadhila said this on Saturday at a Swapo party rally held at Oranjemund and urged party members to go out

Ruca holds rally at Tumweneni and presents candidates

The Rundu Urban Community Association (Ruca) held its mini-rally at Rundu in the Tumweneni informal settlement on Saturday to introduce its new candidates for the upcoming local authority and regional council elections. The association which was formed in March this

Climate change a challenge facing humanity – Shifeta

With global temperatures increasing by more than 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels by the year 2100, adaptation to climate change is arguable one of the biggest challenges facing humanity. This was said by Environment, Forestry and Tourism Minister, Pohamba

Ministry of Agriculture hands over farming equipment to MADI

The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform on Friday handed over farming equipment and the new refurbished hostel and kitchen at the Mashare Agricultural Development Institute (MADI) in the Kavango East Region. The farming equipment includes 12 tractors and

AR, PDM take on Shali over political threats

The Affirmative Repositioning (AR) Movement has demanded former chief of the Namibian Defence Force Martin Shali to withdraw utterances bordering along with political intimidation, allegedly made at a Swapo rally at Okahandja on Saturday. Through their lawyer Kadhila Amoomo on

Man arrested for alleged illegal hunting at Kalkfeld

A 48-year-old man was on Saturday evening arrested along the Kalkfeld-Otjiwarongo road after he was allegedly spotted loading suspected stolen items in a vehicle belonging to NamPower. Namibian Police Force (NamPol) crime investigations coordinator in the region, Deputy Commissioner Naukalemo