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Meatco shocked at closure of Okapuka abattoir

by editor / Sep 23, 2016 / 0 comments
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Meatco has expressed shock at the Directorate of Veterinary Services (DVS)'s decision to close down the Okapuka abattoir early this month. The DVS closed the abattoir on the second of this month after two bulls, out of the 22 cattle sampled, tested positive for zeranol substances.

South African police and university students clash

by editor / Sep 22, 2016 / 0 comments

South African police set off stun grenades and launched tear gas to disperse university students who were protesting for free education in the city of Johannesburg on Wednesday.

Sexual reproductive health programmes under-funded-First Lady

by editor / Sep 22, 2016 / 0 comments

Sexual reproductive health programmes are under-funded.

Namibia applauded for ratifying Paris Agreement on Climate Change

by editor / Sep 22, 2016 / 0 comments

Namibia has been applauded for being among the first countries to ratify the Paris Agreement on Climate Change signed in April.

NBC Director-General elected to the Board of the Public Media Alliance

by editor / Sep 22, 2016 / 0 comments

NBC Director-General Stanley Similo has been elected to the Board of the Public Media Alliance, PMA. The PMA is the largest association of public service broadcasters globally.

Government and NANTU urged to re-open negotiations

by editor / Sep 22, 2016 / 0 comments

The NUNW is appealing to the Government and NANTU to re-open their negotiations on the demand of an 8% salary increment to teachers.

Kudu Gas Project to go ahead

by editor / Sep 22, 2016 / 0 comments

NAMCOR says the much talked about Kudu Gas Project will go ahead, despite Government's announcement of not availing funds to the upstream side of the project.

Okakarara community organisations receive computers

by editor / Sep 22, 2016 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

Various community-based organisations at Okakarara in the Otjozondjupa Region have received 303 second-hand computers and printers from a charity organisation in Germany. Nampa reports that the Director of Charity Network, Walter Zielinski, donated the equipment valued at 720 000 Namibia dollars to Okakarara Constituency Councillor Vetaruhe Kandorozu.

Successful SMEs urged to engage upcoming businesses to become successful

by editor / Sep 22, 2016 / 0 comments

Successful businesses are urged to engage upcoming businesses to become successful. Okahandja Constituency Councillor Steve Biko Boys made the call during the Small Medium Enterprise Information Day at the town on Wednesday.

Public transport operators demonstration called off

by editor / Sep 22, 2016 / 0 comments
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The Namibia Transport and Taxi Union (NTTU) has called off the demonstration of public transport operators, which started on Tuesday. The NTTU President, Werner Januarie, confirmed that the union resolved some of its grievances during a close-door meeting with Works and Transport Deputy Minister James Sankwasa on Tuesday.

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