Category Archives: Sports

A different class of homelessness as professionals struggle to find work

Windhoek-I don't think people are fully aware of the current state of unemployment in Namibia, were the words of *Mario (not his real name) who has been homeless for close to six months.The 45-year-old is fully qualified and has a

Grootfontein strives to revive its economy

Omuthiya-In order to accelerate its slow growing economy, Grootfontein could host an industrial exposition in order to attract international investors as it aspires to become the country's industrial hub with a container depot expected to be constructe...

Arnold desperate to be sentenced

Windhoek-Anthea Arnold, a Windhoek resident who was convicted last year for killing her German ex-boyfriend is now begging the court to sentence her.Arnold, 32, who made an appearance in Windhoek's regional court before magistrate Ileni Velikoshi witho...

World Economic Forum ranks Namibia’s roads best in Africa

Windhoek-The Roads Authority (RA) has confirmed that Namibia was once again accorded the top position of having the best roads in Africa by the World Economic Forum (WEF).The results were released via the WEF's Global Competitiveness Report for 2017/18...

New NHP offices aim to enhance service experience

Windhoek-Medscheme Namibia, medical administrators of Namibia Health Plan (NHP), last week unveiled new premises next to the Lady Pohamba Hospital in Kleine Kuppe, that will service its clients in Windhoek.The new premises are aimed at enhancing the se...

NAMIBIA NEEDS TO DIVERSIFY ECONOMY TO RECOVER FROM CURRENT CRISIS, SAYS FINANCE MINISTER

WINDHOEK-- Namibia should look into diversifying its businesses and taking a different approach if it is to recover from the current economic crisis, says Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein.Addressing a panel discussion on the economic outlook for 2018...