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8 hrs ago | The Namibian
SACKY Shanghala, you head the Law Reform Commission and you place an advertisement from that Commission to congratulate yourself on your new position in Swapo? Is there any higher level of arrogance and waste of public funds than this? NAMIBIA should introduce a salary commission. Some people are paid way too much for their jobs, while others are paid way too little.
12 hrs ago | GhanaWeb
Ghana's former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings, has in an address in Windhoek, Namibia, challenged the United States and other Western powers to restore morality into the manner they manage global affairs. The former President said while Western countries have preserved the essence of moral values within their countries, their interests and not morality counts more when dealing with other countries.
16 hrs ago | The Namibian
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'.
20 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
AIR Namibia cabin crew on Friday marched to the office of the Labour Commissioner from the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare seeking a solution to the outstanding issues between their employer, the commissioner and themselves. The crew, members of the Namibia Cabin Crew Union , handed over a petition to Labour Commissioner, Bro-Matthew Shinguadja.
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.
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 a BERNARD Esau, Brazil and Paragon.
Oceania Cruises unveiled its winter schedule for 2015-16, listing Jeju, South Korea, and Luderitz, Namibia, among the dozen destinations it will be calling on for the first time. Itineraries for the upper-premium line are focused on Asia, Australia and the South Pacific, so many of the new ports are clustered in those regions.
RUNDU The Governor of Kavango West and businesspeople in the region met this week to discuss how government can work with local business in accelerating service delivery in the region. Sirkka Ausiku, the governor, was particularly interested to know the services and products offered by institutions and businesses present in the region.
WINDHOEK Prime Minister Hage Geingob yesterday officially launched Namibia's e-Government Strategic Plan, which strives to promote a more efficient and effective government and to make it more accessible and accountable to citizens through the use of information and communication technologies. "E-Government will help enhance our ability to improve service delivery and in so doing bring us closer to the public, who are then customers of government", remarked Geingob.
So what, if she doesn't want you anymore - the way I se a WE, as Namibians, have not fully grasped the principle of 'separation of powers'. Our legislators are also executors, which leads to too much power for one man or woman to have.
Afri-Can Marine Minerals Corporation reported that l'AutoritA© des marchA©s financiers reviewed Afri-Can's technical reports called: A Preliminary Feasibility Study of Marine Diamond Mining in Area ML111, Offshore of Luderitz, Namibia dated January 15, 2014 and the report called: The Diamond Resources in Mining Lease Area ML 111, ML 32, ML 138 & ML 139 dated September 27, 2013. AMF has noted issues of non-compliance with the requirements of NI 43-101.
ABOUT 11 Namibians studying in China face deportation if the government does not come to their rescue by the end of September. All the students are studying medicine at the Liaoning Medical University.Some of the students who refused to be named, spoke to The Namibian from their hostels in Jinzhou province in China through Whatsup messaging, and said although they went to China on their own, they took the risk for the country because it has a medical shortage.
DESPITE the prevalence of gender-based violence cases in Namibia, government does not have any safe houses in the country. A director in the Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare, Helena Andjamba, confirmed this, saying setting up shelters for survivors of abuse is a long-term project.
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.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 03:02 pm
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