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Shipment of low activity uranium ore from Namibia draws concern

The Trans-shipment of uranium between Namibia and the US through South African ports has irked environmentalists. Last week‚ the Department of Energy in South Africa gazetted an application made by US firm Edlow International Company Incorporated for a trans-shipment and brief in-transit storage of low activity uranium ore concentrate from Namibia to clients abroad. This will be done through the port of Durban or Cape Town using a duly authorised transport vessel‚ the department said…

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Namibian vocational trainees thrill @ WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017

WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017, the world championships of vocational skills, has officially opened in the capital of the UAE. Namibia has seven competitors at the global skills competition which began on the 14th of October and will run until the 19th, attended by 10,000 people. During WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 1,300 competitors from across the globe will compete to be the very best in their chosen Skills. There will be competitions in 51 different Skills…

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RESOLUTE-Martin Inkumbi

PROFESSIONAL BRIEF Martin Inkumbi’s career has primarily been in the banking sector. He commenced his career at the Bank of Namibia 18 years ago, in economic research (money and banking statistics) and financial markets research before joining the corporate finance industry as a Manager Corporate  Banking with FNB. He spend his last 10 years at DBN, where he moved up the ranks from a Portfolio Manager to that of Head of Lending and to his…

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Hage’s List: Soft Corruption and Absence of Democracy in Swapo

By Juuso Kambueshe (Swakopmund Constituency Councillor (Swapo) For someone who loves the SWAPO PARTY as I do, I am sure you will agree with me that we have a duty to preserve the heritage of the Mighty SWAPO PARTY. It is often said that “difficult roads lead to beautiful destination”, in appreciation for the difficult road that attained independence, we must instil values and ethics in our society, and we must reject and condemn cordial…

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Katima CEO: Inside The Man Namibians would love to hate

Born and raised in the Zambezi Region, 44-year-old Raphael Liswaniso has been a temporary teacher, policeman and even prison officer, and now is probably the most hated Namibian on earth after he took a destructive route of demolishing houses of Katima residents. It was only a decade ago when he joined the National Planning Commission as Audit Specialist for three years that his star begun shinning brighter, before moving to Walvis Bay Town council where…

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Another Namibian newspaper closes

Over the past year, the Namibian newspaper industry has taken a new decline. First it was State-owned, New Era Publication Corporation (NEPC), shutting down the country’s only existing weekend newspaper, barely a year after rolling out. Now another weekly, The Villager has shuttered its print operations, joining a long list of weekly newspapers that have been struck off the street by the country’s dwindling market share, The Namib Independent, The Economist, Leadership Magazine, among others,…

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Muharukua declared national hero

President Hage Geingob has today accorded the status of National Hero to the late Honourable Angelika Kazetjindire Muharukua. The late Kunene regional governor died Sunday morning at the age of 59. “To that end the late Honourable Muharukua will be bestowed a full Hero’s Funeral and all the relevant arrangements that accompany such a burial will be followed,” read a statement from the Presidency. Further funeral arrangements will be made available as soon as they…

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Hage’s dogs, please leave me alone—KK

  By Kazenambo Kazenambo (Swapo Member and Former Minister) Firstly in my Otjiherero culture, if someone’s dog attacks you and the owner of the dog does not make any effort to stop the marauding dog from attacking you, it is taken that he or she is in approval of the mad dog’s attack on you. Then it is an accepted self-defence measure for the attacked to take whatever measure he or she chooses in self-defence…

"Hage’s dogs, please leave me alone—KK"

Maerua Mall unveils fabulous all-new Family Entertainment Centre and Food Court

Windhoek, 27 September 2017 – Maerua Mall is currently undergoing a redevelopment to live up to its new motto, “Be part of the family”. The rebranded and facelifted centre will give its shoppers the ultimate family experience, offering fantastic retail, great entertainment and a wide range of dining options, all under one roof. “We’re going to be way more than just another shopping mall for the people of Windhoek,” says Carel Fourie, CEO of Oryx…

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Ranga Haikali-VARIETY

  Background Safland was founded in Pretoria, South Africa in June 1992. In the early years Safland focussed on commercial property leasing and later on started to focus on retail property leasing. Safland started with the development of mainly motor related property and completed its first “in-house” development, the Centurion Auto City (South Africa) in 1999. The first decade of the new millennium saw the company develop properties in Witbank, Centurion and Pretoria North. In January…

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