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NSFAF holds information sharing session with UNAM students

by editor1 / Jan 19, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF) in collaboration with the Student Representative Council of the University of Namibia (UNAM) held an information sharing session with students, particularly first-year students, on the requirements to qualify for a loan from the fund.

Livestock numbers at auctions drop considerably

by editor1 / Jan 19, 2020 / 0 comments

-Livestock numbers in the country have dropped considerably following years of drought.

Public urged to refrain from vandalising gravesites

by editor1 / Jan 18, 2020 / 0 comments

-Security guards looking after cemeteries in Windhoek are urging members of the public to refrain from vandalising gravesites.

Young entrepreneur from Usakos makes a living from selling precious gems

by editor1 / Jan 18, 2020 / 0 comments

-Young entrepreneur Mariona Naruses specialises in selling the unique stones found in the mountains of the Erongo Region.

NNFU appoints Beata Xulu as acting Executive Director

by editor1 / Jan 18, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Namibia National Farmers Union (NNFU) has appointed Beata Xulu as the union's acting Executive Director.

Tunacor Fisheries employee claims unfair dismissal

by editor1 / Jan 18, 2020 / 0 comments

-An employee of Tunacor Fisheries claims his dismissal was unfair.

Outjo residents demonstrate against jobs for struggle kids

by editor1 / Jan 18, 2020 / 0 comments
Photo credits: 
NAMPA

-A group of disgruntled youths took to the streets of Outjo in the Kunene Region, to demand the immediate halting of the employment of five struggle kids at the towns state hospital.

Suspected land grabbers at Otjiwarongo still defying eviction orders

by editor1 / Jan 18, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The suspected land grabbers in Ombili informal settlement at Otjiwarongo, have defied orders of the municipality to vacate the unserviced land they have occupied since November last year.

NAU says farmers will face challenges in rebuilding livestock sector after devastating drought

by editor1 / Jan 18, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The Namibian Agricultural Union (NAU) says the next three years will be challenging in rebuilding the livestock sector after a devastating drought.

MAWF receives vehicles from Germany

by editor1 / Jan 18, 2020 / 0 comments
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GIZ Namibia

-The shortage of transport to do inspections on farmers applying for bush clearance and biomass utilisation could be something of the past, thanks to a donation of three vehicles by Germany to the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (MAWF).

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