Category Archives: Industry

Dr Fischer Primary School gets new classrooms

The Dr. Fischer Primary School in the Aminuis Constituency received a new block of four classrooms, courtesy of the Namibia Community Trust on Friday. The new classrooms, which were officially inaugurated by Omaheke Governor, Pijoo Nganate on Friday, come nearly

HIPO and One Pencil donate towards education

The Hizetjitwa Indigenous People’s Organisation (HIPO) on Thursday donated stationery to the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture for dissemination to the Ondao Primary School, Otjomuru Primary School and Chitado Commune in southern Angola. The donations were made possible by

Agribank disbursed loans worth over N.dollars 246 million

Agribank disbursed loans worth over N.dollars 246 million in the financial year ended 31 March 2020. This was revealed in a statement issued after the bank’s first-ever virtual Annual General Meeting held on Thursday. It said of the N.dollars 246

1nvest announces listing of gold and platinum ETFs on NSX

Specialist index tracking fund provider 1nvest, a collaboration between Standard Bank, Liberty and STANLIB, has announced the listing of its gold and platinum Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) on the Namibian Stock Exchange (NSX). In a media statement issued by Standard

Namibia marks World Food Day

Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform, Anna Shiweda said if people on the globe are to live on healthy diets, the nations must produce needed nutritious foods and make it affordable and accessible. Shiweda said this at the

Keetmanshoop Municipality clears N.dollars 15 million NamPower debt

The Keetmanshoop Municipality has managed to settle its NamPower debt that stood at N.dollars 15 million in 2017. The municipality’s public relations officer Dawn Kruger told Nampa in an interview this week they had accumulated the N.dollars 15 million debt

Community activist and lawyer in High Court for alleged housing fraud

A prominent Windhoek defence lawyer, a community activist and another person arrested in March 2018 for the alleged fraudulent sale of a house, on Thursday made their first appearance in the High Court. It is alleged that defence lawyer Titus

Plans to construct Ruacana South Water Supply scheme underway

The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform plans to construct the Ruacana South Water Supply Scheme to improve the water security situation in Namibia, as well as improve existing infrastructure. This was said by the Deputy Minister of the