Category Archives: Health

Swapo politician has been elected as the new Chairperson of the National Council

Veteran Swapo politician Bernard Sibalatani has been elected as the new Chairperson of the National Council (NC), replacing Margaret Mensah-Williams, who relinquished the position in October.

The Zambezi-born politician was …

Former magistrate sent to jail for an effective total of two years on charges of corruption, has been allowed to appeal against her direct custodial sentence

Former Oshakati magistrate Melanie Theron, who was in September this year sent to jail for an effective total of two years on charges of corruption, has been allowed to appeal …

Otjiwarongo local authority councillors re-elected

Local authority councillors of the Otjiwarongo Municipality on Monday re-elected themselves back to their positions.

The councillors held their internal annual election exercise at the Otjiwarongo Municipality Chambers on Monday …

Looser wins fifth Desert Dash as Adrian wins her first

Swiss national Konny Looser won the men's 2019 Nedbank Namibia Desert Dash on Sunday morning for the fifth time in a row in a time of 14 hours 42 minutes …

Siblings drown in Omusati Region

Three children drowned in a water pond near their homestead in Ondjungulume village in the Omusati Region's Otamanzi constituency on Friday.

Confirming the incident, Inspector Linekela Shikongo of the Namibian …

Namibian Police Force has acquired a 24-unit accommodation facility

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) has acquired a 24-unit accommodation facility at Nkurenkuru in the Kavango West Region for its members.

The units, which were acquired for N.dollars 8.4 million …

SADC region faces common climate change challenges: Shifeta

Southern African Development Community (SADC) region is faced by common challenges and opportunities when it comes to climate change, Pohamba Shifeta, Minister of Environment and Tourism has said.

In a …

Ya Ndakolo encourages NDF to continue working hard despite challenges

Minister of Defence Penda Ya Ndakolo has encouraged members of the Namibian Defence Force (NDF) to continue working hard despite various challenges encountered during the year 2019.

Ya Ndakolo was …