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Conference for law teachers in Southern Africa opens

by editor / Jan 18, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibia's chief justice wants institutions of higher learning, to introduce basic law in all study courses. Chief Justice Peter Shivute, says a basic knowledge of human rights will contribute to better informed citizens, who know their rights.

NamPol not taking in new recruits

by editor / Jan 18, 2017 / 0 comments

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) has distanced itself from a recruitment advertisement circulating on social media. The advert states that there are vacancies for cadet constables in the force.

Directorate of Education in Zambezi concerned over Grade 12 results

by editor / Jan 18, 2017 / 0 comments

The Directorate of Education in the Zambezi Region is not pleased with 2016's Grade 12 results.

Chinese President calls for inclusive globalization at World Economic Forum

by editor / Jan 18, 2017 / 0 comments

China's president Xi Jinping has delivered a key note speech at the opening ceremony of the World Economic Forum annual meeting.

National budget cuts have dire consequences for the Namibian Police Force

by editor / Jan 18, 2017 / 0 comments

The cut in the national budget will have dire consequences for the Namibian Police Force as it will not be able to achieve its mandate.

Importance of mother-tongue instruction in educational development of children

by editor / Jan 18, 2017 / 0 comments

Research has shown that mother-tongue instruction is critical in the educational development of children and learners are able to grasp concepts much better.

City Police orders the closure of all car wash outlets

by editor / Jan 18, 2017 / 0 comments

The Windhoek City Police has ordered the closure of all car wash outlets as from next week as Windhoek residents grapple with water shortages.

Don't give street-kids money: City Police

by editor / Jan 18, 2017 / 0 comments

The City Police is urging the public to refrain from giving money to the homeless and children begging at traffic intersections. In an interview with Nampa on Tuesday, City Police Spokesperson Edmund Khoaseb said the number of street-kids and homeless people loitering at traffic intersections around the city is increasing every day.

Woman's body found near Van Eck power station

by editor / Jan 18, 2017 / 0 comments

The body of a young woman was Tuesday morning found along the B1 road next to the Van Eck Power Station in Windhoek. A media statement issued by the Namibian Police Force (NamPol)'s Head of Police Media Relations, Chief Inspector Kauna Shikwambi said the woman appears between the ages of 18 and 20.

Namibia joins Cuba in celebrating 58 years of independence

by editor / Jan 17, 2017 / 0 comments

Cuba is celebrating 58 years of independence, after Fidel Castro overthrew Fulgencio Batista and declared the Cuban Republic on 1 January 1959.

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