Category Archives: Politics

Is Ellen Johnson Sirleaf a worthy Ibrahim Prize winner To the world, she’s a glowing leader, but Liberians may disagree that their former president was ‘exceptional’

Finally, after a three-year drought, the Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership has a winner: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa's first-ever female head of state and, until recently, the president of Liberia.Ellen Johnson Sirleaf took the helm...

Arts and culture for sustainable development

Arts and culture have proven to be sustainable pillars of many nations' economies. With the extensive talent that Namibia possesses, there is no doubt that this sector can immensely contribute to the subsequent sustainable development of the land of th...

RMB Namibia wins award for Best Trade Finance Provider

Windhoek-RMB Namibia's Trade and Working Capital division was recently recognised as the Best Trade Finance Provider in Namibia by the Global Finance Magazine. The award was made based on a number of factors, including transaction volume, global covera...

Namibia continues losing global competitiveness

Windhoek-President Hage Geingob has expressed concern that Namibia's global competitiveness ranking continues to decline.He said this is partially attributable to inefficiencies, bureaucratic bottlenecks and the slow pace of developing enabling legisla...

Malakia acquitted of friend’s death

Windhoek-The Windhoek Regional Court acquitted Simeon Mwalunduka Malakia of the murder of his friend Simeon Uugwanga on grounds the state failed to prove its case against the accused.Malakia was on trial on a charge of murder for allegedly stabbing Uug...

Open letter to the President of the Republic of Namibia

Greetings in the name of the King of the Church, Jesus Christ, the risen Lord.May I, Your Excellency, on behalf of family and indeed on my own behalf, wish you and our first family a very blessed and God filled,