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Southern African Development Community (SADC)

SADC observer mission to be launched in Namibia ahead of elections

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A Southern African Development Community (SADC) Electoral Observation Mission will be launched on Nov. 18, ahead of Namibia's 2019 presidential and National Assembly elections...
Cervical Cancer

Namibia’s apple sale initiative continues to raise funds to tackle cancer

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Namibia's Cancer Association (CAN) and project partners have raised around 170,000 U.S. dollars (2.5 million Namibia dollars) for cancer victims through the Bank Windhoek...
A file photo shows that Sun Chunlan, China's vice premier, attends a news conference following the closing of the first session of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) in Beijing, March 20, 2018. /VCG Phot‍o

Chinese vice premier to visit Ghana

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Chinese Vice Premier Sun Chunlan will pay official friendly visits to Madagascar, Namibia and Ghana from Nov. 4 to 13 at the invitation of...
Person voting

Electoral Commission of Namibia conducts first level checks for voting equipment

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The Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) conducted on Monday its First Level Check (FLC) of the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs). The move...
Wpid Money Growth

Namibia is well poised to take advantage of future maritime growth

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Namibia is expected to experience greater opportunities as a port and coastal state as global seaborne trade is expected to triple in the next...
entrepreneur

Namibia launches pilot entrepreneurship program targeting 1,650 unemployed individuals

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Namibia launched the Enhancing Entrepreneurship Development Program (EMPRETEC) on Wednesday, in a move to bring about a transformational change in unleashing the growth potential...
Open Streets Day

Namibia to promote non-motorized transport in capital

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Namibia will host its first-ever Open Streets Day, whereby a section or a portion of streets will be closed off to cars and opened...
work permit

Namibia ends passport shortage, extends validity to 10 years

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Namibia's home affairs ministry Tuesday announced that it has received new passport stock following months of critical shortages. Deputy Minister of Home...
Communication

Namibia undertakes review of communication and ICT law

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Namibia has started review of the law on communication and information communication technology (ICT) policies as it seeks to address shortcomings, and align the...
Nigeria

Namibia, Nigeria agree to cement relations

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Namibia and Nigeria agreed on Monday to cooperate in tourism, agriculture, investment and the marine driven economy. Namibia's Deputy Prime Minister and...

Botswana’s Dry Port in Namibia to soon handle perishable goods after face-lift

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The Botswana Dry port located in Namibia's Port Town in Walvis Bay is currently undergoing a face-lift and will soon commission 40 reefer plug...
Science class

Namibia to host Science Week for schools, community

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Namibia will host a Science Week that consists of interactive activities for schools and the public with screening of films under the theme 'Humboldt...
Nigeria

Namibia, Nigeria agree to cement relations

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Namibia and Nigeria agreed on Monday to cooperate in tourism, agriculture, investment and the marine driven economy. Namibia's Deputy Prime Minister and...
agricultural productivity

Namibia to hold agricultural outlook conference after drought

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Namibia will hold an agricultural outlook conference this month focusing on strategies to rebuild the agricultural sector after the drought, an official said on...
Fuel

Namibia fuel prices to remain unchanged in October

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Namibia's Minister of Mines and Energy Tom Alweendo on Monday assured Namibians that pump fuel price will not change in the month of October. ...
Africa’s Bright Economic Future Is Its Youth

Namibia should unleash innovative potential of youth – Nangolo Mbumba

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Namibia's Vice President Nangolo Mbumba on Monday urged his country to work towards unleashing the innovative potential of the youth in order to harness...
Zimbabwe's economy is fragile and it does not have its own currency

Namibia approves Zimbabwe anti-sanctions drive

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The Namibian government on Thursday endorsed the engagement of local stakeholders to come up with measures to push the lifting of economic embargo against...
school feeding

Namibia, WFP working on school feeding program

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Namibia's Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture and the UN World Food Programme (WFP) are developing a Home Grown School Feeding Programme. ...
Hepatitis E

Hepatitis E cases in Namibia rise to over 6,000

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Hepatitis E cases in Namibia have risen to over 6,305 cases in the entire country, health officials said Monday. Health Ministry director...
Wpid Poverty In Childhood Can Shape Neurobiology Study

Namibia needs to double efforts in fighting poverty

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Namibia's Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila on Thursday urged continued efforts to combat hunger and poverty despite progress. Speaking at the Bank of...
Wpid Money Growth

China sets good example for Namibia on economic growth path

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China has set a sound example on economic and industrial growth that could shed light on Namibia and other African countries' growth, an African...

Paratus Group CEO talks about the latest outages in Namibia

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Paratus Group CEO Barney Harmse, was recently interviewed about the latest outages in Namibia as a result of maintenance on the WACS undersea cable...
Kwashiorkor

Namibia plans to carry out malnutrition study next year

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Namibia will soon conduct a study to determine the level of malnutrition in the country as well as determine the economic and social consequences...
court

Namibia to review laws that govern transport sector

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The office of Namibia's Ministry of Works and Transport will review laws that govern the transport sector, according to a ministry statement on Thursday. ...
Road authority

Phase 1 of Namibia’s built airport dual carriageway 79 percent complete

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The first phase of a dual carriageway project for Namibia's Windhoek-Hosea Kutako International Airport is now 79 percent complete, an official said Tuesday. ...
Mothers-and-malnutrition

Namibia to commence with study to assess social, economic impact of child undernutrition

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Namibia together with development partners will launch a study, the Cost of Hunger in Africa(COHA), to estimate the social and economic impact of child...
Hepatitis E

WHO calls on Namibia to deal with Hepatitis E

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World Health Organization(WHO) country representative to Namibia Charles Sagoe Moses on Sunday said the country needs to find urgent solutions to deal with the...
SMEs

Namibia should ease taxation on SMEs – Rowland Brown

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Renowned Namibian economist, Rowland Brown, told Xinhua on Wednesday that the government should relax taxation on Small to Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) to encourage...
World Skills

Namibia to host 46th World Skills Africa competition in 2020

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Namibia will host the 2020 World Skills Africa competition, Namibia Training Authority (NTA) said Thursday. Speaking in an interview, NTA Chief Executive...
married

Namibia to tighten legislation on Namibians marrying foreigners

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Namibia is making moves to tighten laws on Namibians getting married to foreign nationals, government official said Wednesday. Speaking at a workshop,...