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The Namibian
Mon 30 Mar 2015
 • AN open suggestion to City Police or the traffic department: can your office please assign traffic officers at robots and junctions on weekdays, especially during peak hours. I believe this can also help. - Zasana, Ovikango
 • IF President Hage Geingob really meant to declare war on poverty and income inequility, he should firstly review the medical aid scheme and housing allowance of N$800 for civil servants!
 • COMRADE President, I am a resident of Onesi village in Omusati region. Please hear my cry! The gravel road between Epalela and Onesi is only 17km long, but until now, 25 years after independence, the road is still not tarred. We are also human beings li
 • MAYOR of Outjo, we the people born in Outjo are still struggling to get houses, but the people who came to this town recently got houses already. Please correct this situation.
 • MR President, the road from Ongha, Ohalushu, Ondjadjaxwi, Onamutayi to Ongwediva and Oshakati is still a gravel road and useless. It is not taken care of by the government at all; please do something about it, comrade
Is Hage Geingob's cabinet the right size to deal with Namibia's biggest issues?

1. Yes, his appointments are solid

2. No, too many cooks spoil the broth

3. Maybe, but he'll have to manage them well

4. Hell no! The problems are too big to fix in 1 term

Results so far:
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  • No vacant positions

NEWS - NATIONAL | 2015-03-30
Hanse-Himarwa to tackle truancy
THE Minister of Education, Arts and Culture, Katrina Hanse-Himarwa, has revealed that she will push for a law to force children to stay in school until they are 18 years old. Read more...
DANCING SKILLS ... The new minister of education, arts and culture and former Hardap governor, Katrina Hanse-Himarwa, shows off her traditional Namastap dancing skills.

IJG Daily Bulletin
 NATIONAL | 2015-03-30
NTA ordered to increase suspended CEO's salary
LABOUR commissioner Bro-Matthew Shinguadja has ordered the Namibia Training Authority to pay its suspended chief executive officer Maria Nangolo-Rukoro an inflationary increase of 7% for the past two financial years. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2015-03-30
New ministers' spotlight on mass housing
SEVERAL new ministers in the ministerial committee steering the troubled mass housing programme are waiting for the project review to panel beat the project. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2015-03-29
Divided Nigeria city awaits results of tense presidential vote
A Sunday mass was faintly audible in the background as Ene Orgha recalled the violence that left her stranded from her home in the city of Kaduna after Nigeria's general elections four years ago. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2015-03-29
Suspected cell phone thief stoned to death in Mondesa
A 30-year-old man from the Mondesa residential area of Swakopmund was stoned to death in the early morning hours of Saturday because he allegedly stole a cell phone. Read more...
 AFRICA | 2015-03-28
Ex-dictator vs fortunate son in Nigeria's presidential vote
The two main candidates in Nigeria's tense presidential election on Saturday cut sharply different profiles: an ex-military ruler who once cracked down on indiscipline and a zoologist rarely seen without his stylish fedora. Read more...
 AFRICA | 2015-03-28
23 'beheaded' in Nigeria on eve of election
Suspected Boko Haram gunmen beheaded 23 people and set fire to homes in Buratai, northeast Nigeria, on the eve of Saturday's general elections, a federal lawmaker representing the area told AFP. Read more...
 AFRICA | 2015-03-28
Two killed in attacks on voters in Nigeria
At least two people were killed in a suspected Boko Haram attack on polling stations in northeast Nigeria on Saturday, residents and an election official told AFP. Read more...
Nanso power struggle gets dirty
THE ousted leadership of the Namibia National Students' Organisation is refusing to make way for the newly elected leadership. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2015-03-27
Deputy ministers frustrated
SEVERAL deputy ministers say they have become models who just come to the office to read newspapers throughout the day because they have nothing else to do. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2015-03-27
Nujoma hits out at youth
FORMER President Sam Nujoma has dashed the hopes of many young people who have been pushing the government to fast track land allocation or face land grabs. Read more...

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