traditional authorities

President Geingob proposes the establishment of a fund for traditional authorities

by editor1 / Aug 26, 2019 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

-President Hage Geingob has proposed the establishment of the fund to help facilitate the affairs of traditional authorities in Namibia.

PM concerned about disputes in traditional authorities

by editor1 / Jul 28, 2019 / 0 comments

Prime Minister (PM) Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila on Saturday expressed concern over the negative trend of disputes among traditional authorities in the country.

Traditional authorities accountable to government and the community - Mushelenga

by editor1 / Feb 06, 2019 / 0 comments

The Minister of Urban and Rural Development says traditional authorities are accountable to both government and their subjects.

Governor Mbambo calls on traditional authorities to help end child marriages

by editor1 / Dec 12, 2018 / 0 comments
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-Kavango East Governor has called on traditional authorities to end child marriages in the region.

Zambezi traditional authorities denounce Caprivi Concerned Group actions

by editor1 / Jul 22, 2018 / 0 comments

Traditional authorities in the Zambezi Region denounced the activities of the Caprivi Concerned Group (CCG).

Deputy Minister Witbooi urges traditional authorities to discourage child marriages

by editor1 / Mar 13, 2018 / 0 comments

-Residents of Utuseb settlement, about 60 kilometres east of Walvis Bay, in the Erongo Region, say young girls get into relationships with older men for financial gain.

Similo urges traditional authorities to keep their conflicts off NBC airwaves

by editor1 / Sep 07, 2017 / 0 comments
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-The NBC has noted with concern the mushrooming of disputes among some traditional authorities.

President Geingob calls on Namibians to treat traditional authorities with respect

by editor1 / Jul 30, 2017 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob has called on Namibians to treat traditional authorities with respect, while also appealing to them to practice inclusive leadership.

Zambezi Traditional Authorities propose in depth deliberations on communal land

by editor1 / Jul 24, 2017 / 0 comments

Traditional Authorities in the Zambezi Region have suggested in depth deliberations on issues related to communal land in the region.

Government says it has no money to increase Traditional Authorities' allowances

by editor1 / Jun 22, 2017 / 0 comments

The National Unity Democratic Organisation-NUDO wants government to pay salaries, including benefits to traditional authorities.