Government to tend to elderly with COVID-19 precautionary measures

by editor1 / Apr 02, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Government could provide essentials such as gloves, masks and hand sanitisers to the elderly to curb the spread of COVID-19.

Poverty Eradication Minister says communities have a duty to look after the elderly

by editor1 / Jul 17, 2018 / 0 comments

The Minister of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare, Zephania Kameeta says communities have a duty to look after the elderly.

An elderly woman burns to death in her shack

by editor1 / May 27, 2018 / 0 comments

A 75 year old woman who lived in Windhoek's Havana Informal Settlements burnt to death in her shack this morning.

Elderly Rundu man’s throat slit

by editor1 / Mar 05, 2018 / 0 comments

-In yet another murder in the Rundu area, a 72-year-old man died on Sunday evening after his throat was slit.

Koes residents condemn killing of elderly couple

by editor1 / Feb 08, 2018 / 0 comments

-Residents of Koes village have condemned the killing of an elderly couple at the Lindeshof farm.

Early Christmas party for Katutura elderly

by editor1 / Dec 22, 2017 / 0 comments

-An early Christmas party was held at the Katutura Community Hall as a way to give back to that community and to celebrate the elders.

Moses van der Byl Primary School treats elders in central Katutura

by editor1 / Nov 24, 2017 / 0 comments

-As a way of giving back to the community, the Moses van der Byl Primary School contributed about N$11 000 for donations of food items to destitute former South West Africa Territorial Force (SWATF) and Koevoet soldiers and their families residing in the riverbeds in Central Katutura.

Senior citizens receive solar powered radios

by editor1 / Nov 10, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare joined hands with Epupa Investech on Wednesday, donating solar powered radios to senior citizens.

Sharp electricity tariff increase baffles Keetmanshoop elderly

by editor1 / Sep 05, 2017 / 0 comments
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-There has been a public outcry, particularly by senior citizens, over the recent sharp increases in electricity tariffs in the //Karas Region.

Residents of Senior Citizens Park appeal for renovation of run-down complex

by editor1 / Aug 08, 2017 / 0 comments

Elderly residents of Senior Citizens Park in Windhoek are appealing to government to renovate some of the dilapidated units at the complex.