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ELCRN calls for more dignified COVID-19-related burials

by editor1 / Sep 13, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Republic of Namibia (ELCRN) is demanding that the Government provide coffins to poor and marginalised families whose loved ones have died of COVID-19.

Government hopes to finalise payments to businesses under Employer Wage Subsidy Programme

by editor1 / Sep 12, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Government hopes to finalise payments to businesses under the Employer Wage Subsidy Programme, announced in May.

Otweya residents commend Government for issuing new national documents

by editor1 / Sep 01, 2020 / 0 comments

-Residents of Otweya Informal Settlement at Walvis Bay have commended Government for responding on time with the issuing of new national documents for them. The residents lost their documents in a fire which destroyed close to 200 shacks last month.

Veteran calls on Government to pay respect to fighters buried in shallow graves

by editor1 / Aug 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-A 58-year-old war veteran, Naftali Namalemo, is calling on Government to pay its respects to the fallen heroes and heroines who were killed during an attack on the fifth battalion at Enghandja, in the Ohangwena Constituency 31 years ago.

Government appeals for calm after Twaloloka inferno

by editor1 / Jul 27, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Government has appealed for calm across the nation and among residents of Twaloloka informal settlement at Walvis Bay whose shacks were gutted by fire last night.

Minister Sioka says GBV cannot be addressed by Government alone

by editor1 / Jul 27, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Gender Equality, Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare Minister says concerted efforts are vital in the fight against gender-based violence (GBV).

PDM says Government should have consulted residents before COVID-19 burials

by editor1 / Jul 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Secretary-General of Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) Manuel Ngaringombe says that it is disturbing that Government did not consult the residents when burying a person who died of COVID.

Government paid N$900 million for 110 farms between 2015 and 2019 for agricultural purposes

by editor1 / Jul 07, 2020 / 0 comments

- The Namibian Government spent N$900 million on buying 110 farms for agricultural purposes, between 2015 and 2019.

Government to inject N$5 million COVID-19 relief into the arts

by editor1 / Jun 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-Anna Nghipondoka, Minister of Education Arts and Culture this morning announced that her ministry has made N$5,5 million as a COVID-19 temporary relief fund for the arts and culture sector.

Government launches programme to provide laptops and internet access to students

by editor1 / Jun 08, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Namibia today launched a programme to provide laptops and internet access to needy students at tertiary institutions.

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