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Suspected Witchcraft Ritual Near SwakopThe Namibian Police Force (NamPol) on Monday discovered items suspected to have
Suspected Witchcraft Ritual Near Swakop
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) on Monday discovered items suspected to have been used in a witchcraft ritual near the Nonidas plots some 10 kilometres east of Swakopmund. NamPol's Community Affairs Officer in the Erongo Region, Sergeant Ileni... Read more
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Komsberg Bars Workers From Rebuilding Reed HomesKomsberg Farm and its liquidator Alwyn Petrus van Straten are seeking a court o
Komsberg Bars Workers From Rebuilding Reed Homes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Komsberg Farm and its liquidator Alwyn Petrus van Straten are seeking a court order preventing 209 Desert Fruit workers from re-building their reed homes that were swept away by a flash flood two weeks ago. The company also wants the court to bar... Read more
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'Hands Off Geingob'Safety minister Charles Namoloh says people who are linking him to those trying
'Hands Off Geingob'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Safety minister Charles Namoloh says people who are linking him to those trying to unseat President Hage Geingob are tarnishing his image and good name. He told The Namibian yesterday that there are people working to either recall Geingob or tarnish... Read more
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'SPYL Leaders Were Young' ... Swapo Explains Why It Ignored Disciplinary ProceduresThe former Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) leaders that are challenging their e
'SPYL Leaders Were Young' ... Swapo Explains Why It Ignored Disciplinary Procedures
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
The former Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) leaders that are challenging their expulsion from the party "were young and, therefore, they were not formally disciplined". They were instead "engaged, consulted and admonished" against serious misconduct,... Read more
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Jostling for SPYL's Seat At the WFDY in BudapestDespite perceptions that Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) secretary for internat
Jostling for SPYL's Seat At the WFDY in Budapest
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Despite perceptions that Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) secretary for international affairs Eddy Kafita will represent the youth wing on the World Federation of Democratic Youth (WFDY) structures, SPYL has someone else in mind. New Era has it on... Read more
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Ngurare Is the Ideological Father of AR - SwapoThe ruling Swapo Party's lead lawyer last week accused expelled youth league se
Ngurare Is the Ideological Father of AR - Swapo
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The ruling Swapo Party's lead lawyer last week accused expelled youth league secretary Elijah Ngurare of being the ideological father of the Affirmative Repositioning movement. In his argument on behalf of the party in the Windhoek High Court in the... Read more
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Iivula-Ithana Says Komsberg Housing Needs Urgent AttentionHome affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana has reminded the //Karas regional
Iivula-Ithana Says Komsberg Housing Needs Urgent Attention
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Home affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana has reminded the //Karas regional leadership that the issue of poor housing at Komsberg needs urgent attention. "Consider to remedy the situation as a matter of urgency," Iivula-Ithana told the regional... Read more
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Swapo Hearing StartsTHE anticipated High Court hearing between the ruling Swapo party and the four
Swapo Hearing Starts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
THE anticipated High Court hearing between the ruling Swapo party and the four expelled youth leaders, started yesterday and continues today. The hearing attracted a full courtroom and even the underutilised balcony was filled to capacity. The... Read more
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Maleka Comes Back to Haunt SwapoJust a few years back he defended Swapo's victory when opposition parties chall
Maleka Comes Back to Haunt Swapo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Just a few years back he defended Swapo's victory when opposition parties challenged the outcome of the 2009 elections, but this time around Advocate Vincent Maleka is sitting on the opposite bench challenging the ruling Swapo Party in an ongoing... Read more
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Resource Parity Distribution Could Boost School ResultsSwapo Party Youth League (SPYL) secretary for education Simeon Haihambo said a
Resource Parity Distribution Could Boost School Results
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) secretary for education Simeon Haihambo said a lot needs to be done to improve the national examination results. In a recent interview Haihambo said one of the top priorities is to equally distribute educational... Read more
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Angula Denies Wanting to Topple GeingobSWAPO information secretary Helmut Angula has likened The Namibian to apartheid
Angula Denies Wanting to Topple Geingob
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
SWAPO information secretary Helmut Angula has likened The Namibian to apartheid era state security agency, the Bureau of State Security (BOSS). Angula said The Namibian's articles about the ongoing internal battles for the control of the ruling... Read more
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Komsberg Workers On StrikeWORKERS at the Komsberg grape farm went on strike on Monday demanding the remov
Komsberg Workers On Strike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
WORKERS at the Komsberg grape farm went on strike on Monday demanding the removal of the farm's general manager, Jannie Thiart. A striking farm worker who wished not to be named told Nampa over the phone that the workers will not return to work... Read more
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SPYL Gives Grants to 17 StudentsTHE DR ABRAHAM Iyambo Educational Fund yesterday presented 17 students with gra
SPYL Gives Grants to 17 Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
THE DR ABRAHAM Iyambo Educational Fund yesterday presented 17 students with grants for this year. The grants are worth N$31 000 and are for the students' stationery and books. Five of the recipients study at the University of Namibia (Unam); five... Read more
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Angula Slams Presidential Ambition ReportWindhoek — Former cabinet minister Helmut Angula has rubbished media reports su
Angula Slams Presidential Ambition Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Windhoek — Former cabinet minister Helmut Angula has rubbished media reports suggesting he was out to challenge President Hage Geingob for the Swapo president's position which, if elected to, would make him the ruling party's candidate in the 2019... Read more
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Expelled Swapo Quartet in Court On ThursdayEXPELLED Swapo Party Youth League leaders will finally have their day in court
Expelled Swapo Quartet in Court On Thursday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
EXPELLED Swapo Party Youth League leaders will finally have their day in court this week in a bid to get their expulsion from the ruling party nullified. The four youth - former youth secretary Elijah Ngurare, former information and publicity... Read more
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Booted Out Ministers Still ServingTHE agriculture deputy minister Theo Diergaardt and works deputy minister Kilus
Booted Out Ministers Still Serving
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
THE agriculture deputy minister Theo Diergaardt and works deputy minister Kilus Nguvauva are yet to vacate the office after losing their positions as councillors last year. The two served as councillors for Rehoboth West and Okorukambe... Read more
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When News Is Propaganda and IncitementThe Namibian constitution guarantees freedom of speech and expression, which in
When News Is Propaganda and Incitement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The Namibian constitution guarantees freedom of speech and expression, which includes freedom of the press and other media. This provision forms the cornerstone of the democratisation of the Namibian socio-economic and political fabric essentially... Read more
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Keetmans Councillor Tables Motion to Ditch Legal CasesKeetmanshoop Swapo Party councillor Justine Ignathia Louw this week tabled a mo
Keetmans Councillor Tables Motion to Ditch Legal Cases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Keetmanshoop Swapo Party councillor Justine Ignathia Louw this week tabled a motion asking council to ditch an appeal the previous council mounted against an arbitrary order in favour of an employee. The motion, supported by councillors Ernst Jash... Read more
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Are Fee Protests Politically Motivated?Fear of retribution is said to have gripped the country's various youth organis
Are Fee Protests Politically Motivated?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Fear of retribution is said to have gripped the country's various youth organisations amidst speculation that the current protests over student registration fees at the country's two State-owned universities are linked to a clandestine political... Read more
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It Is Time to Implement GRN Programmes - MutorwaMinister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry John Mutorwa told regional and loca
It Is Time to Implement GRN Programmes - Mutorwa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry John Mutorwa told regional and local authority leaders to hold fewer meetings and spend more time implementing government projects and programmes. He says ideally 30 percent of the time available in a year... Read more
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Swapo Strike AvertedThe ruling Swapo Party has until 15 February to resolve the grievances of its u
Swapo Strike Averted
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The ruling Swapo Party has until 15 February to resolve the grievances of its unhappy workers who intended going on strike yesterday. The Namibian has learnt that the strike was averted after Swapo's director of administration France Kaudinge held a... Read more
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Ruling Party Staff Threatens to StrikeWorkers of the ruling Swapo Party have threatened industrial action after their
Ruling Party Staff Threatens to Strike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Workers of the ruling Swapo Party have threatened industrial action after their request for better salaries and benefits was not responded to. The Namibian understands that the workers, especially those stationed at the party headquarters in... Read more
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Flood Wreaks Havoc At Komsberg FarmRESIDENTS of Komsberg farm near Ariamsvlei in the South on Thursday afternoon h
Flood Wreaks Havoc At Komsberg Farm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
RESIDENTS of Komsberg farm near Ariamsvlei in the South on Thursday afternoon had to scramble to safety after a flash flood caused by torrential rain in the area turned a dry riverbed into a raging river, flooding their reed houses. The flood swept... Read more
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Child Missing After Flooding At KomsbergA three-year-old boy is missing after being swept away by strong waters in a fl
Child Missing After Flooding At Komsberg
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
A three-year-old boy is missing after being swept away by strong waters in a flood that destroyed hundreds of the infamous reed houses of grape workers at Komsberg Thursday night. After hours of steady rainfall, Komsberg - located in a valley right... Read more
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Vote of No Confidence in Chief KambazembiSENIOR councillors of the Kambazembi Royal Traditional Authority on Tuesday pas
Vote of No Confidence in Chief Kambazembi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
SENIOR councillors of the Kambazembi Royal Traditional Authority on Tuesday passed a vote of no confidence in their leader, chief Sam Kambazembi. Immediately after the vote, the councillors wrote a letter demanding the immediate removal of... Read more
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NUST Fees FallTHE national students organisation has temporarily won the battle against the N
NUST Fees Fall
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
THE national students organisation has temporarily won the battle against the Namibia University of Science and Technology over exorbitant registration and tuition fees. Hundreds of students from the University of Namibia, International University... Read more
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DTA Moves Base Into Swapo StrongholdWindhoek — In a bid to challenge the ruling Swapo Party in northern Namibia the
DTA Moves Base Into Swapo Stronghold
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Windhoek — In a bid to challenge the ruling Swapo Party in northern Namibia the country's official opposition, DTA, has decided to move its headquarters to Oshakati. The announcement was made by party president McHenry Venaani at a press conference... Read more
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Leadership Is Not a Contest - MupetamiFrom the humble beginnings of volunteering himself to serve the Swapo Party and
Leadership Is Not a Contest - Mupetami
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
From the humble beginnings of volunteering himself to serve the Swapo Party and the community Joseph Mupetami, the constituency councillor of Okatyali Constituency in Oshana Region has risen to become one of the most talked about councillors of his... Read more
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Likoro Convicted of RapeSPECIAL adviser to the Swapo Party secretary general Nangolo Mbumba, has been c
Likoro Convicted of Rape
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
SPECIAL adviser to the Swapo Party secretary general Nangolo Mbumba, has been convicted of rape in the Katima Mulilo Regional Court, the Namibian Broadcasting Corporation reported last night. Vincent Likoro was arrested in July 2013 on two counts of... Read more
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Tank Mine Found Next to Busy RoadConstruction workers at Oshigambo-Eenhana could not believe their good furtune
Tank Mine Found Next to Busy Road
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Construction workers at Oshigambo-Eenhana could not believe their good furtune when a landmine was discovered next to the road where they have been working and travelling for years. On Friday members of the Namibian police discovered a landmine next... Read more
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Swapo Veteran Simon Pius Laid to RestSwapo veteran Simon Pius was laid to rest on Saturday morning at the Lüderitz c
Swapo Veteran Simon Pius Laid to Rest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Swapo veteran Simon Pius was laid to rest on Saturday morning at the Lüderitz cemetery in the //Karas Region. Thousands of mourners thronged St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church in Lüderitz to pay their last respects to the Swapo veteran, skipper and... Read more
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Chaos As 'Struggle Kids', Farmer Square Off At BrakwaterPOLICE had to use teargas this morning to disperse 'struggle kids' who allegedl
Chaos As 'Struggle Kids', Farmer Square Off At Brakwater
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
POLICE had to use teargas this morning to disperse 'struggle kids' who allegedly attacked a resident last night in Brakwater just outside Windhoek. The struggle kids were relocated to a farm in the Brakwater area from the Swapo Party head quarters... Read more
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Mbumba Condemns ViolenceFollowing last Thursday's violent clash between 'struggle kids' and some reside
Mbumba Condemns Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Following last Thursday's violent clash between 'struggle kids' and some residents of Brakwater, Swapo secretary general Nangolo Mbumba said he was shocked that people were trying to kill one another over firewood. The clashes left four people... Read more
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Brakwater Residents Live in FearSome residents of the Brakwater area north of Windhoek fear for their lives aft
Brakwater Residents Live in Fear
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Some residents of the Brakwater area north of Windhoek fear for their lives after a few rogue "children of the liberation struggle" attacked several locals on Thursday. Their fear is rooted in threats by the "struggle kids" who said: "If the police... Read more
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Namibia Will Remain a One-(Dominant) Party StateDE JURE, Namibia is a multi-party system but de facto it is a one-party state.
Namibia Will Remain a One-(Dominant) Party State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
DE JURE, Namibia is a multi-party system but de facto it is a one-party state. The country is supposed to be a multi-party system but for the past 25 years it has been ruled by one party - the Swapo Party. A few years ago I argued that Namibia was a... Read more
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Tribute to a Grassroots RevolutionaryLate Simon Tives Mbako was a fearless freedom fighter and footballer, who plied
Tribute to a Grassroots Revolutionary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Late Simon Tives Mbako was a fearless freedom fighter and footballer, who plied his trade with the country's oldest football club, Tigers, in the mid 60's and early 70's. On December 15, 2015 the Namibian nation was robbed of a towering... Read more
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Ngurare Gets Job at UnamFormer secretary of the Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) Dr Elijah Ngurare, deem
Ngurare Gets Job at Unam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Former secretary of the Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) Dr Elijah Ngurare, deemed an outcast after his unceremonious expulsion from the ruling party in July 2015, has secured employment at the University of Namibia (Unam) as a quality assurance... Read more
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'Struggle Kids' Want to Be Relocated Again"Children of the liberation struggle" who were moved to the Brakwater settlemen
'Struggle Kids' Want to Be Relocated Again
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
"Children of the liberation struggle" who were moved to the Brakwater settlement on the outskirts of Windhoek say they want to be relocated. Group secretary Helvy Stefanus complained of unhygienic conditions and poor sanitation at the settlement,... Read more
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Tribute to a Grassroots Revolutionary Tives MbakoOn 15 December 2015, this great nation was robbed of a towering revolutionary l
Tribute to a Grassroots Revolutionary Tives Mbako
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
On 15 December 2015, this great nation was robbed of a towering revolutionary leader. The news of comrade Tives Simon Mbako's death shocked and upset many Namibians, especially those who participated in the struggle for independence from inside the... Read more

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