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The Namibian
Thu 30 Oct 2014
 I AM tired of party promises. Even many youths complain about it. Why don't you think before you talk to people?
 LOOK who is asking for more monuments while people are starving. Could this be a way of saying I won't go down the road of infamy alone?
 MASS housing project. Someone better stop Vinson Hailulu before government and tax payers face a financial catastrophe. The warning lights are on.
 WHY is our Swapo government letting us suffer by buying Ohorongo cement at such a very high price? Please regulate the price.
 MOSES Amukoto, you did not dump RDP for Swapo, but you dumped yourself into the dustbin. Swapo will not recognise you, comrade.
POLL
Should presidential candidates have public debates before the elections?

1. Yes, it will help us make up our minds.

2. No, it will have no effect on the outcome.

3. Maybe, but will Swapo agree this time?

4. No one cares!


Results so far:
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NEWS - NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
Turf war
Members of the Swapo and RDP parties engaged in a fist fight over the placement of political posters along Ongava Street in Okuryangava. The scuffle took place on Tuesday evening after RDP members attempted to place a campaign poster on a municipality pole, which is located inside a private yard. The owner of the house, who opted to remain unidentified, said she politely asked the RDP supporters not to place the poster on the pole as she did not want her friends and family to mistakenly think she belongs to the party. When RDP officials refused, a brawl broke out between supporters from both parties who were at the scene. Police were then called after members from both parties threatened each other. Yesterday morning when The Namibian visited the area, RDP posters from the intersection of Ekundi Street and Ongava street towards Okahandja informal settlement had been taken down, while those along Ongava street down the Okuryangava meat market were still intact. It is not known who took down the posters. - Photograph by Jordaania Andima

Electoral Commission of Namibia
IJG Daily Bulletin
NEWS
 NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
Nomination deadline chaos
THE Electoral Commission of Namibia was forced to push the deadline for the submission of party nominations from 11h00 to 17h00 yesterday after several parties failed to meet the criteria. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
'I'm Africa's first white democratic leader'
AISLINN LAING

ZAMBIA reverted to white rule yesterday when a Cambridge-educated economist became acting president after the death of incumbent Michael Sata. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
Govt wins appeal over Gam cattle
A HIGH Court order for the government to pay more than N$3,2 million to a group of 32 farmers from the Gam area in Otjozondjupa, to compensate them for livestock seized from them in mid-2009, was overturned by the Supreme Court yesterday. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
Shixungileni's family rejects Govt claims
THE family of the late veteran liberation hero, Simeon Lineekela 'Kambo' Shixungileni, says it will not allow false claims by government to follow him to the grave. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
Plan fighter refuses to return
A FORMER Swapo Plan fighter Simon Haleinge Shilongo (63), who remained in Angola after the war in 1989, has refused to come back to Namibia. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
Swapo, RDP fight over use of poles
SWAPO Party supporters and those of the Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) fought over the use of lamp posts for putting their campaign posters in Windhoek on Tuesday. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
Namibia Wildlife Resorts manager acquitted
A WINDHOEK Magistrate's Court has thrown out charges against Namibia Wildlife Resorts manager Ester Ndilula, exonerating her from fraud and corruption charges. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
Bail refused again in stock theft and murder case
A THIRD attempt to be granted bail yesterday ended in failure for a key figure in a pending High Court case about the killing of a stock theft investigator in the Gobabis district at the end of 2012. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
Parties fight over porridge, milk and honey
THE Swapo Party has claimed it gives voters porridge while the United Democratic Front starves them. The latter, however, says Khorixas is in a bad state because Swapo starves the town of development. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-10-30
Trepper promises land solutions
THE Swapo Party candidate for the Windhoek West by-election, Georg Trepper, has vowed to work out a system that will make land available for first-time buyers once voted into power. Read more...
BUSINESS
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Grootfontein 15° 36° -
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