Category Archives: Legal and Judicial Affairs

Plans to make Nepad a development agency are pitting the old guard against the reformers

Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia was one of the first to speak at the Nepad orientation committee meeting on the sidelines of the recent African Union (AU) summit. He said that although his country supports the AU reforms proposed by

Cabinet reshuffle round one?

It is not clear whether the just effected Cabinet reshuffle signals his avowed and declared year of reckoning for 2018 or not.Because reactions to the reshuffle have been mixed. Some, including political observers and analysts, have welcomed it with so...

UNFPA donates consignment of contraceptives

Windhoek-The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has donated contraceptives worth over N$7 million for the country's public health facilities.The contraceptives are long-term and include 60,000 units of DMPA depo-provera and soloshots syringes, 110,...

Thatch grass venture ready for business

Rundu-The Thatch Grass Logistics Centre at Rundu that aims at radically changing the thatch grass business for Kavango and Zambezi residents has been completed and is up for lease.This centre will provide a platform to hundreds of Kavango and Zambezi

Youth to set up zinc processing factory

Omuthiya-The Oshikoto Youth Forum Organisation has unveiled plans for the construction of a zinc processing factory at Enzile village in Omuntele constituency, which will create employment for 40 young people.This is according to the forum's chairperso...

Her bundle of joy after cancer diagnosis

Windhoek-After undergoing a mastectomy on her right breast nearly 10 years ago, Hedwig Hoveka never thought she would nurse a baby.Last November, four years after being declared breast cancer-free, Hoveka gave birth to her second healthy child, only th...