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#BusinessToday | CRAN and MICT discuss law to prohibit consumers from buying SIM cards without valid ID

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

The Communication Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN) and the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) are in talks, to impose a new law that will prohibit consumers from buying SIM cards without a valid identification.

Former Swapo Party activist Elizabeth Namundjebo dies

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

Former Swapo Party activist, Elizabeth Namundjebo has died, age 81.

TB remains a challenge for Namibia

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

Tuberculosis remains a challenge for Namibia, with 9 000 people diagnosed with the disease last year alone.

Health Ministry investigates the death of three-year-old at Katutura Hospital

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

The Ministry of Health is investigating the death of a three-year-old child who died at Katutura Hospital last week.

Community savings group appeals for funds to construct roofs for completed houses

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

A group striving to provide decent housing for its members in Windhoek's Greenwell Matongo area has almost completed work on construction of about 30 houses.

Six aid wokers ambushed and killed in South Sudan

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

Six aid workers were ambushed and killed in South Sudan over the weekend.

Local business donates to Sam Nujoma Foundation

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

A local business donated N$100 000 dollars to the Sam Nujoma Foundation.

Namibia records shocking number of illegal abortions

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibia has recorded a shocking number of illegal abortions among young women.

Battle against destructive armies of caterpillars in the North still on

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

The battle against destructive armies of caterpillars in maize and other crops in the North, is still on. Crop farmers have so far lost about 5 000 metric tonnes of maize in the north and north eastern parts of the country, due to the hungry caterpillars.

Landless People's Movement calls on government to provide land to small scale farmers

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

The Landless People's Movement has called on government to provide land to small scale farmers in dire need of such land. The call comes after a member of the association was evicted last week from a farm he had occupied illegally.

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