Daily Archives: November 22, 2020

About 97 per cent pregnant women attended ANC

About 97 per cent of expectant women who delivered their babies at health facilities attended antenatal care (ANC) during their pregnancies over the past year. These statistics were revealed by Prime Minister (PM) Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila at the groundbreaking ceremony of

Opposition hinders progress in Parliament: Shaningwa

Secretary-General (SG) of the Swapo Party, Sophia Shaningwa admitted that the existence of factions within the ruling party under the so-called Team Harambee and Team Swapo has indeed caused a membership problem and setback. Shaningwa admitted this in her remarks

Namibia’s independence was achieved through unity: Mbumba

Vice President (VP) Nangolo Mbumba said the independence of Namibia was achieved when leaders of the south and the north of the country were united and fought for a common purpose. Mbumba who was speaking at a Swapo rally at

Otjozondjupa Swapo members hold final star rally at Otjiwarongo

Members of the Swapo Party in the Otjozondjupa Region on Saturday gathered at Otjiwarongo to campaign for the party’s candidates in the upcoming Regional Council and Local Authority elections. The star rally at Otjiwarongo was addressed by the party president,

Itula labels resigning members as spies

Leader of the Independent Patriots for Change (IPC), Panduleni Itula, has refused to acknowledge membership of those who resigned from the party, saying that they were sent by other political parties to spy. Itula said this during the IPC star

Enough is enough from Swapo: Tjaronda

An independent candidate vying for the Epukiro Constituency councillor position, Sandie Tjaronda, said 30 years of empty promises from the Swapo Party are enough for Epukiro residents. Speaking at his last rally in Omaueuonjanda on Saturday, Tjaronda charged that the

ECN officials at Otjiwarongo dismissed, reinstated after allegedly campaigning for Swapo

Three polling officials of the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) at Otjiwarongo were dismissed on Saturday after they allegedly campaigned for the Swapo Party while on duty at the ECN training centre at the town. The ECN returning officer for

‘Where will they get money to fund their manifesto?’: Krohne

Swapo Party Keetmanshoop Rural district information and mobilisation secretary, Gaudentia Krohne has questioned how political parties that were formed recently, if elected, would better carry out development activities, compared to her party. “My question now is, how can a political