Ministry of Home Affairs

Over 5 000 gender-based violence cases reported between September 2019/2020

by editor1 / Oct 25, 2020 / 0 comments

-Between the period of September 2019 and September 2020, the Namibia Police recorded over 5 000 gender-based violence cases, 800 rape cases and 74 murder cases countrywide.

MPs urge Home Affairs to intensify issuance of identity documents

by editor1 / Jun 22, 2020 / 0 comments

-Members of Parliament (MP's) in the National Council have called on the Ministry of Home Affairs, Immigration, Safety and Security to intensify the issuance of identity documents.

Frans Kapofi vows to complete National Police Laboratory, improve issuance of IDs

by editor1 / Jun 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Minister of Home Affairs, Immigration, Safety and Security Frans Kapofi promised to improve the issuance of identity documents (ID) as well as the completion of the National Police Laboratory facility during this financial year.

Ministry of Home Affairs calls for tolerance at border posts during peak tourist season

by editor1 / Dec 24, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Home Affairs says travelers should be patient with immigration officials at border posts during this time of the year as it is peak season.

Home Affairs extends phasing out period of SWA IDs

by editor1 / Aug 11, 2017 / 0 comments

The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration has extended the phasing out of the old South West Africa identification cards.

Home Affairs brings services closer to the people at Nkurenkuru Expo

by editor1 / Jul 08, 2017 / 0 comments

The Ministry of Home Affairs took advantage of the Nkurenkuru Expo to bring its services closer to the people of the Kavango West region.

Deadline for foreign students to obtain study visas extended

by editor / Mar 01, 2017 / 0 comments

The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration has extended the deadline for foreign students to obtain study visas. The due date expired on Tuesday, and has now been extended to 17 March. No more extensions are to be granted, after this date.

Ministry urges caution on foreigners overstaying visa

by editor / Jan 02, 2017 / 0 comments

The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration cautions foreigners on study visas not to use them for their overstay.

Students urged to apply for study permits at embassies

by editor / Dec 29, 2016 / 0 comments

Namibian students intending to study abroad are advised to apply for study permits at the embassies of the countries they want to study in, and not at the Ministry of Home Affairs.