Opposition

Five opposition parties officially demand recount at Otjiwarongo

by editor1 / Dec 01, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Five opposition parties at Otjiwarongo have submitted a letter to the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) demanding for a recount of votes cast in the Regional Council and Local Authority elections for the constituency last week.

More opposition parties reject coalition option with SWAPO

by editor1 / Dec 01, 2020 / 0 comments
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-SWAPO has suggested open to get into marriage with National Unity Democratic Organisation (NUDO) and the United Democratic Front (UDF) but the two opposition parties have also rejected coalition option with SWAPO outright.

Opposition parties adamant on 'anyone but SWAPO' in coalition talks

by editor1 / Nov 28, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Inevitable opposition coalitions, following the just-ended Regional Council and Local Authority Elections, suggest efforts to cripple the governing SWAPO party by denying it power.

Opposition MPs accuse Defence Minister of intimidating them

by editor1 / Jun 11, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Defence Minister Rear Admiral Peter Hafeni Vilho warned that reducing his ministry's budget would render Namibia into a failed state.

DRC opposition leaders meet SADC Chairperson in Windhoek

by editor1 / Dec 14, 2018 / 0 comments

-The Movement for the Liberation of the Congo and Ensemble Party leaders have informed the Chairperson of SADC that their candidate Martin Fayulu is being prevented from campaigning peacefully.

Opposition MPs express mixed feelings about Appropriation Bill

by editor1 / Mar 07, 2018 / 0 comments
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-Opposition Members of Parliament have expressed mixed feelings about the Appropriation Bill tabled by Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein on Wednesday.

NDP leader Martin Lukato calls on opposition parties to boycott 2019 elections

by editor1 / Dec 27, 2017 / 0 comments

-The National Democratic Party (NDP) is calling on all opposition parties to boycott the 2019 elections, if the current Electoral Commission of Namibia does not amended the electoral act before the 2019 elections.

Opposition raised against possible iron mine near Hosea Kutako Airport

by editor1 / Sep 24, 2017 / 0 comments

-The community living in the area near the Hosea Kutako Airport are not happy with the possible opening of an iron mine south of the airport.

Opposition MPs want President to suggest concrete measures to deal with corruption

by editor / Apr 11, 2017 / 0 comments
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-Opposition MPs say they want the President to suggest concrete measures on how to deal with corruption, improve economic growth, remove the northern veterinary cordon fence and poverty eradication.

Mixed reaction from opposition after budget speech

by editor / Mar 08, 2017 / 0 comments

-Some opposition parties are still to analyse the budget, but feel that it is just a continuation of last year and did not meet the real expectations.