Namibia not a hub for human trafficking - President Geingob

by editor1 / Jul 17, 2017 / 0 comments

The US Department of State 2017 Trafficking in Persons Report has listed Namibia as one of the countries where human trafficking takes place but President Hage Geingob disagrees.

Namibia records over 9 000 TB cases in 2016

by editor1 / Jul 14, 2017 / 0 comments

-Namibia recorded over 9 000 cases of Tuberculosis last year.

Health minister announces cooperation on malaria prevention with Angola

by editor1 / Jul 13, 2017 / 0 comments

The Namibian government plans to revive its working relationship with Angola in efforts to fight malaria.

Namibia expects positive spin-offs from SA's lifting of domestic trade in rhino horns

by editor1 / Jul 11, 2017 / 0 comments

A recent decision by South Africa's Constitutional Court to lift an eight-year ban on domestic trading of rhino horns can have positive spin-offs for Namibia as well.

Namibia's GDP projected to improve considerably towards 2018

by editor1 / Jul 11, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibia's real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth is projected to improve from 0,2% to 2,1% in 2017.

Road accidents on Namibia roads cost N$1,3 billion every year

by editor1 / Jul 10, 2017 / 0 comments

Road accidents on Namibia roads cost N$1,3 billion every year and further serves to worsen existing cycles of poverty.

Namibia making progress in social upliftment but inequality still a concern

by editor1 / Jul 06, 2017 / 0 comments

-Namibia's poverty line has gone down compared to 13 years ago while the inequality level however continue to be a serious concern.

Lazarus Jacobs on Namibia's economic transformation

by editor1 / Jul 04, 2017 / 0 comments
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-Much has been said on Namibia's economic transformation and the main debate has been on whether the concept is of an inclusive nature to all Namibians, including emerging businesses

Namibia, Zimbabwe information ministers sign new MOU

by editor1 / Jun 29, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibia and Zimbabwe reaffirmed their longstanding commitment to advance information sharing, digitalisation, skills training and media literacy by renewing a memorandum of understanding. The countries signed the original agreement in 2004 to enhance co-operation, best practises and infrastructural development in media affairs.

The act of giving to the needy is slowly taking root among Namibians

by editor1 / Jun 25, 2017 / 0 comments

The act of giving to the needy is slowly taking root among the Namibian public.