The funeral service was, amongst others, attended by President Hifikepunye Pohamba, former President Sam Nujoma, Prime Minister Hage Geingob, family members, cabinet ministers, members of opposition parties, diplomats and friends. Mushimba passed away in a Cape Town hospital on 31 August 2014, at the age of 67. "It is with heavy hearts and sorrow that we bid Mushimba our final farewell this morning.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Ya Toivo likened to Mandela
POLITICAL power without administrative power is useless. Swapo Party is not in charge of the government but the officials sitting on 'neutral fences of political convenience'.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Editorial Comment: Lesotho crisis needs finality
SADC chairman President Mugabe says the regional bloc will convene an extraordinary Summit in South Africa next week to discuss disturbances in Lesotho where there were reports of an attempted military coup towards the end of last month. Although soldiers occupied some Government buildings and two police officers were killed in the skirmishes, forcing the Prime Minister of the kingdom - Thomas Thabane - to temporarily flee to South Africa, the army denied the reports of a coup.
Mushimba: A man of many talents
Swapo Party is not in charge of the government but the officials sitting on 'neutral fences of political convenience'. Let us have executive mayors and executive ministers and then we can blame th - BERNARD Esau, Brazil and Paragon.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Windhoek mass housing delayed
THE Windhoek mass housing project has not yet started, despite the fact that in other towns, construction is almost complete. President Hifikepunye Pohamba launched the mass housing project at Otjomuise extension 10 in November last year, where Afrikuumba Construction is supposed to build 1 191 houses.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Many traditional leaders disrupt peace - Pohamba
ON BOARD ... The 17th annual meet- ing of the council of traditional leaders took place in Windhoek yesterday with the theme "Traditional Leaders Against Gender-Based Violence". The governor of Khomas Laura McLeod- Katjirua, President Hifikepunye Po- hamba, Minister of Regional and Local Government, Housing and Rural Development Charles Namoloh, Chief of Oe#gan Traditional Community Im- manuel Gaseb and Mayor of the City of Windhoek Agnes Kafula also attended the event and presided over the ligh PRESIDENT Hifikepunye Pohamba has urged traditional leaders to desist from creating new authorities, saying it was disrupting unity in the country.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
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The Namibian Government is investing heavily and also partnering with the private sector in its port and transport infrastructure upgrade programmes as it attempts to position the country as a competitive regional cargo hub and logistics centre for sub-Saharan Africa. Critical to this objective is the development of a second container terminal at Walvis Bay, the building of a new railway link with Botswana and expansion of the Walvis Bay logistics corridor, which comprises the Trans-Kalahari, Trans-Caprivi, Trans-Cunene and Trans-Oranje links.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Swapo Clear-out is Good for Namibia
CHANGE is almost always unsettling. It is particularly so when change comes after a long period of real or perceived stability.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Kaukungwa a powerful figure
Enjoy your retirement. Those with more than 10 years a PLEASE print this SMS in red so that the Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources can read and respond to the pleas of the shareholders.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Lesotho: What Next for Lesotho?
South Africans woke up on Saturday morning to the disturbing news that a coup d'tat was taking place in the mountain kingdom of Lesotho, and that the country's prime minister had fled, fearing for his safety.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
'Struggle kids' shot ... Exile is not an excuse
*DO consultations on constitutional amendments carried out by Prime Minister Hage Geingob amount to a referendum? How will they be measured? *PRESIDENT Hifikepunye Pohamba, don't start crying if Namibians become targets of Ebola because people are begging you to stop people from affected countries to enter Namibia, but to no avail.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Behead men who kill women
WAR FRONT ... Former President and patron of the Olufuko Annual Festival, Sam Nujoma is welcomed by the Governor of Omusati, Sophia Shaningwa , at the official opening on Friday.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
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ICT Boost for Unam's Northern Campus
The Millennium Challenge Account in Namibia handed over information and communication technology equipment worth N$2.4 million to the University of Namibia's Hifikepunye Pohamba campus in Ongwediva.
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Mugabe tests SADC's power
Strong position: President Robert Mugabe urged SADC states to resist the temptation to accept Western aid at the regional bloc's 34th summit in Victoria Falls last weekend.