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Teary-Eyed Hamutenya Blames Swapo Exit On 'Lies'Overwhelmed by emotion, veteran politician Hidipo Hamutenya yesterday admitted
Teary-Eyed Hamutenya Blames Swapo Exit On 'Lies'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Overwhelmed by emotion, veteran politician Hidipo Hamutenya yesterday admitted to throwing the baby out with the bathwater by altogether quitting the Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) - the party he co-founded - to re-join the ruling Swapo... Read more
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Hamutenya Makes a U-TurnPresident Hage Geingob has been credited with extending an olive branch that pa
Hamutenya Makes a U-Turn
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
President Hage Geingob has been credited with extending an olive branch that paved the way for former Rally for Democracy and Progress president Hidipo Hamutenya to return to the Swapo Party. The Namibian has learnt that Geingob started the process... Read more
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Zambia Will Repatriate Remains of Namibians - LunguWindhoek — Zambian President Edgar Lungu has assured the Namibian government th
Zambia Will Repatriate Remains of Namibians - Lungu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Windhoek — Zambian President Edgar Lungu has assured the Namibian government that he is committed to ensuring that the remains of Namibian freedom fighters buried in Zambia are repatriated back to Namibia. Speaking at the Heroes Acre yesterday, the... Read more
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Messy, Messy Housing AffairAn investigation into the mass housing programme has unearthed more problems th
Messy, Messy Housing Affair
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An investigation into the mass housing programme has unearthed more problems than anticipated in the N$2,9 billion programme which range from sub-standard houses, inflated prices, lack of performance contracts and as expected, massive delays. This... Read more
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Govt to Search for Heroes Buried ElsewhereBy Shinovene Immanuel and Ndanki Kahiurika Government leaders will continue wi
Govt to Search for Heroes Buried Elsewhere
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By Shinovene Immanuel and Ndanki Kahiurika Government leaders will continue with the massive process of identifying Namibian heroes that need to be reburied at the national shrine, the Heroes Acre. Hundreds of Namibian heroes and heroines were... Read more
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Geingob Comes Face to Face With the NorthPRESIDENT Hage Geingob says he will ensure that all new government buildings ar
Geingob Comes Face to Face With the North
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
PRESIDENT Hage Geingob says he will ensure that all new government buildings are accessible to people living with disabilities and encouraged private businesses to do the same. He said this in response to a question when he met the Oshana community... Read more
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Applications to Discharge Five in Avid Fraud Case DismissedJudge Christie Liebenberg on Friday dismissed the application to discharge five
Applications to Discharge Five in Avid Fraud Case Dismissed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Judge Christie Liebenberg on Friday dismissed the application to discharge five of the seven people acccused of commiting fraud in the ongoing Avid case, involving N$30 million borrowed from the Social Security Commission (SSC). The five whose... Read more
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China-Funded Road Officially OpenedWindhoek — Namibia's President Hage Geingob officially opened a road built with
China-Funded Road Officially Opened
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Windhoek — Namibia's President Hage Geingob officially opened a road built with a Chinese concessionary loan in the northwestern part of the country Wednesday. The Ruacana-Omakange road was funded by China Exim Bank to the tune of 420 million... Read more
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You Have Fought a Good Fight, Cde PresidentAs the reins of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) exchanged han
You Have Fought a Good Fight, Cde President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
As the reins of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) exchanged hands this week, it is worthy to reflect on the political and soci-economic achievements that the regional bloc scored under the stewardship of an African icon, hero,... Read more
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Expulsion Court Challenge an Acid Test for SwapoThe court case that has been filed by four leaders of the Swapo Party Youth Lea
Expulsion Court Challenge an Acid Test for Swapo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The court case that has been filed by four leaders of the Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL), who have been expelled from the mother body, would provide an acid test as to what the rule of law, including the law of natural justice, means to Swapo and... Read more
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It's in the Court's Hands Now ... Youth Leaders Sue SwapoTHE four Swapo youth league leaders who were expelled from the party last month
It's in the Court's Hands Now ... Youth Leaders Sue Swapo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
THE four Swapo youth league leaders who were expelled from the party last month have taken their case to court. The four - former youth secretary Elijah Ngurare, former information and publicity secretary Job Amupanda, George Kambala and Dimbulukeni... Read more
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Rights Activists Slam Ndatipo Inquest FindingsHuman rights activists yesterday slammed what they termed compromised investiga
Rights Activists Slam Ndatipo Inquest Findings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Human rights activists yesterday slammed what they termed compromised investigations into the death of 'struggle kid' Frieda Ndatipo, whose killer the High Court could not determine at the end of a public inquest. High Court Judge Christie... Read more
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Ndatipo Killed By Unknown Person, Judge FindsTHE death of the late Frieda Ndatipo, who was shot during a clash between polic
Ndatipo Killed By Unknown Person, Judge Finds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
THE death of the late Frieda Ndatipo, who was shot during a clash between police officers and protesting 'children of the liberation struggle' at the Swapo Party head office in Windhoek almost a year ago, was the result of an unlawful act by an... Read more
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More SPYL SuspensionsTHE Swapo Party Youth League's Erongo executive has suspended its two most seni
More SPYL Suspensions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
THE Swapo Party Youth League's Erongo executive has suspended its two most senior office holders this weekend, in the latest twist in the ruling party's youth league. Laina Shapange who is regional secretary and Manfried Likoro the secretary of... Read more
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Ndatipo Family to Sue PoliceTHE family of the late Frieda Ndatipo, who was shot during a clash between poli
Ndatipo Family to Sue Police
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
THE family of the late Frieda Ndatipo, who was shot during a clash between police officers and protesting 'children of the liberation struggle' at the Swapo Party head office in Windhoek almost a year ago, plans to sue the police in an effort to win... Read more
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SPWC Elects Leaders in LüderitzThe Swapo Partyå Women's Council (SPWC) in Lüderitz elected its leadership on S
SPWC Elects Leaders in Lüderitz
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Swapo Partyå Women's Council (SPWC) in Lüderitz elected its leadership on Saturday at a meeting of the party's district office. Brigide Frederick was elected as SPWC district coordinator for Lüderitz; Elizabeth Shiyangaya is the district... Read more
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Ndatipo Inquest Ruling TodayHIGH Court Judge Christie Liebenberg is expected to announce his ruling in the
Ndatipo Inquest Ruling Today
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
HIGH Court Judge Christie Liebenberg is expected to announce his ruling in the inquest into the gunshot death of the late Frieda Ndatipo today. Judge Liebenberg's ruling is scheduled to be given in the Windhoek High Court this morning, only three... Read more
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Ndatipo Inquest Ruling On MondayAN INQUEST ruling on the gunshot death of the late Frieda Ndatipo is due to be
Ndatipo Inquest Ruling On Monday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
AN INQUEST ruling on the gunshot death of the late Frieda Ndatipo is due to be given in the Windhoek High Court on Monday. Judge Christie Liebenberg indicated today (Friday 14 August), after hearing oral addresses from the four lawyers involved in... Read more
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Misa Namibia Calls On Ruling Swapo Party to Respect JournalistsIt is with great urgency that MISA Namibia hereby calls on ruling SWAPO Party l
Misa Namibia Calls On Ruling Swapo Party to Respect Journalists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
It is with great urgency that MISA Namibia hereby calls on ruling SWAPO Party leaders to refrain from intimidating, threatening and disrespecting journalists. Such incidents are now becoming a regular occurrence, and this can only lead to the... Read more
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Misa Urges Swapo to Respect JournalistsTHE Media Institute of Southern Africa Namibia has urged the Swapo Party to res
Misa Urges Swapo to Respect Journalists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
THE Media Institute of Southern Africa Namibia has urged the Swapo Party to respect journalists and the role they play in a constitutional democracy. Misa Namibia national director Natasha Tibinyane said in a statement on Wednesday that it is with... Read more
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2 000 Cases Against PoliceMORE than 2 000 criminal cases were opened by civilians against members of the
2 000 Cases Against Police
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
MORE than 2 000 criminal cases were opened by civilians against members of the police, excluding the Windhoek City Police, between 2013 and 2014. There were 14 023 police officers in the police force during this period. An annual report released by... Read more
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Equal Gender Representation Needed At All LevelsDEPUTY urban and rural development minister Derek Klazen says more effort shoul
Equal Gender Representation Needed At All Levels
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
DEPUTY urban and rural development minister Derek Klazen says more effort should be put into ensuring equal gender representation at regional and local government level. He made this call at the annual Africa Day of Decentralisation and Local... Read more
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Earthed Up ...Sandy Tjitendero, the late wife of former National Assembly Speaker Dr Mose Tji
Earthed Up ...
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Sandy Tjitendero, the late wife of former National Assembly Speaker Dr Mose Tjitendero (also late) was laid to rest at the Berlin cemetery of the Jerusalem and New Church Community in the district of Kreuzberg on Tuesday. Speaker of the current... Read more
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Mbumba Engages SPYLSWAPO party secretary general Nangolo Mbumba has initiated dialogue with the yo
Mbumba Engages SPYL
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
SWAPO party secretary general Nangolo Mbumba has initiated dialogue with the youth league national executive committee. Mbumba's move comes three weeks after the ruling party expelled youth league secretary Elijah Ngurare. The SPYL NEC in turn... Read more
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Nanso Versus NYC Heads for Final Round in CourtThe battle between the National Youth Council (NYC) and the suspended Namibia N
Nanso Versus NYC Heads for Final Round in Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
The battle between the National Youth Council (NYC) and the suspended Namibia National Students Organisation [Nanso] is set to continue in the High Court. Judge Shafimana Ueitele is set to deliver a judgement whether NYC should lift the suspension... Read more
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Ngurare Unapologetic, Vows to Beg NoneWindhoek — Expelled Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) leader Dr Elijah Ngurare sa
Ngurare Unapologetic, Vows to Beg None
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Windhoek — Expelled Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) leader Dr Elijah Ngurare says he doesn't need to apologize for any of the activities that led to his expulsion from the ruling party. In the same breath he accused Swapo of going out of its way to... Read more
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Is Ngurare Swapo's Fall Guy?Settling political scores and jockeying for Swapo's 2017 elective congress appe
Is Ngurare Swapo's Fall Guy?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Settling political scores and jockeying for Swapo's 2017 elective congress appear to be the reasons behind the expulsion of youth leader Elijah Ngurare from the party - rather than the land issue and insulting party leaders - as the people are made... Read more
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DTA Urges Geingob to Intervene in City Farm SagaDespite Windhoek Mayor, Muesee Kazapua's spirited defence of the municipality's
DTA Urges Geingob to Intervene in City Farm Saga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Despite Windhoek Mayor, Muesee Kazapua's spirited defence of the municipality's decision to lease four of its farms cheaply, the DTA yesterday called on President Hage Geingob to intervene so that the existing lease agreements can be cancelled. It... Read more
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Communal Land Not Enough in //Karas//KARAS tradtional leaders have said there is not enough land to meet the high
Communal Land Not Enough in //Karas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
//KARAS tradtional leaders have said there is not enough land to meet the high demand in the country. The tribal leaders made the statement at the meeting the //Karas Swapo Party had convened on Wednesday to gauge their opinion about land... Read more
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Swapo Urges Traditional Authorities to Plan for Land DemandsTHE Swapo Party regional coordinator for //Karas on Wednesday met various tradi
Swapo Urges Traditional Authorities to Plan for Land Demands
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
THE Swapo Party regional coordinator for //Karas on Wednesday met various traditional leaders in the region to consult on amicable and effective ways of addressing land demands. Matheus Mumbala explained that the current demand for urban land may... Read more
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Mass Housing Project Stopped Due to Corruption, Says MumbalaKeetmanshoop — The //Kharas regional coordinator of the Swapo Party, Matheus Mu
Mass Housing Project Stopped Due to Corruption, Says Mumbala
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Keetmanshoop — The //Kharas regional coordinator of the Swapo Party, Matheus Mumbala says fingers should be pointed to administrators and not central government for the lack of housing across the country. Mumbala said it is the failure of... Read more
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Youth Must Unite or Forget About LeadingNamibia's liberation struggle victory is accredited to the unity of purpose tha
Youth Must Unite or Forget About Leading
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Namibia's liberation struggle victory is accredited to the unity of purpose that prevailed among young Namibians as they held hands to face the common enemy of the time: colonialism. Not only were the rank-and-file of Swapo, as a liberation... Read more
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Communist Party of China Promises SPYL N$500 000The Communist Party of China has promised to donate N$500 000 to the Swapo Part
Communist Party of China Promises SPYL N$500 000
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
The Communist Party of China has promised to donate N$500 000 to the Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) to fund the youth league's role in the establishment of the Africa-China Young Leaders' Forum. The information is contained in a Swapo central... Read more
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Zambezi Urged to Honour HeroesThe last surviving sibling of late liberation struggle hero Brendan Kangongolo
Zambezi Urged to Honour Heroes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
The last surviving sibling of late liberation struggle hero Brendan Kangongolo Simbwaye, Christopher Simbwaye, has since 2011 appealed to government to erect a shrine to honour struggle heroes from the Zambezi Region. In a follow-up letter by... Read more
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Predecessors Not to Blame for Land Crisis - GeingobWalvis Bay/Oshakati — President Hage Geingob yesterday said his predecessors, f
Predecessors Not to Blame for Land Crisis - Geingob
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
Walvis Bay/Oshakati — President Hage Geingob yesterday said his predecessors, former presidents Sam Nujoma and Hifikepunye Pohamba, carried out their respective mandates honourably and cannot be blamed for the current land situation in the... Read more
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Uphill Task Awaits GovtGOVERNMENT faces an uphill task to fulfil the agreement reached on Friday with
Uphill Task Awaits Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
GOVERNMENT faces an uphill task to fulfil the agreement reached on Friday with the Affirmative Repositioning movement to service 200 000 plots with an expert saying this could take more than 10 years at a cost of N$1 billion per year. The agreement... Read more
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Geingob Fends Off PressurePRESIDENT Hage Geingob had to play the 'peacemaker' in several instances on Fri
Geingob Fends Off Pressure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
PRESIDENT Hage Geingob had to play the 'peacemaker' in several instances on Friday as some of his ministers went all out attacking the youth during the negotiations. Among others, security minister Namoloh is said to have castigated the youth... Read more
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Expelling Ngurare Not a Solution to LandIn one of his works of poetry, entitled 'Questions From a Worker Who Reads', Be
Expelling Ngurare Not a Solution to Land
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
In one of his works of poetry, entitled 'Questions From a Worker Who Reads', Bertolt Brecht challenges us to read and analyse, rather than merely accept a single version as correct. In any society, collective wisdom is better than individual wisdom.... Read more
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'Sacrificing Swapo Was Worth It', AmupandaAffirmative Repositioning (AR) leaders say their expulsion from the Swapo Party
'Sacrificing Swapo Was Worth It', Amupanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Affirmative Repositioning (AR) leaders say their expulsion from the Swapo Party over their stance on the housing and land question was a small sacrifice to make a decision they do not regret. AR faced a storm of criticism from within the Swapo Party... Read more
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AR Suspends Land Grab On 31 July... Govt to Service 200,000 PlotsA landmark agreement signed by the Namibian government and leaders of the Affir
AR Suspends Land Grab On 31 July... Govt to Service 200,000 Plots
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
A landmark agreement signed by the Namibian government and leaders of the Affirmative Repositioning (AR) group on Friday paves the way for servicing 200,000 plots countrywide and the subsequent suspension of the planned mass land grab on 31... Read more
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Land Issue On Geingob's LapSWAPO'S Central Committee yesterday said land grabbing is not a party issue but
Land Issue On Geingob's Lap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
SWAPO'S Central Committee yesterday said land grabbing is not a party issue but that of government. During the CC meeting which was held at Parliament buildings, the party's Politburo presented a report which stated that efforts to engage leaders of... Read more
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Untroubled - Expelled Swapo Youth Leaders SayTHE expelled Swapo youth leaders yesterday said they were not worried with poli
Untroubled - Expelled Swapo Youth Leaders Say
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
THE expelled Swapo youth leaders yesterday said they were not worried with political statements because they have a serious land programme to run. Yesterday, the Swapo Party Central Committee endorsed the Politburo's recommendation to expel the... Read more
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Ngurare 'Broke Bail Conditions', Says GeingobPresident Hage Geingob today broke his silence over the possible expulsion of S
Ngurare 'Broke Bail Conditions', Says Geingob
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
President Hage Geingob today broke his silence over the possible expulsion of Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) secretary Elijah Ngurare, saying the youth leader had in effect contravened 'bail conditions' set in 2013. Geingob made the remarks at the... Read more
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President Explains Meeting With ARPresident Hage Geingob says his decision to meet leaders of the radical Affirma
President Explains Meeting With AR
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
President Hage Geingob says his decision to meet leaders of the radical Affirmative Repositioning (AR) movement tomorrow is in line with his philosophy of consolidating an inclusive government. Geingob said he would meet AR leaders with a view to... Read more
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Fate Sealed for Ngurare and OthersThe proverbial political obituaries of Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) leaders
Fate Sealed for Ngurare and Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
The proverbial political obituaries of Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) leaders its secretary Dr Elijah Ngurare and Job Amupanda, George Kambala and Dimbulukeni Nauyoma were written yesterday after the four were formally expelled from Swapo. A Swapo... Read more
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