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 • I FAIL to understand how the President and his government feel about Namibians who are still drinking underground water from wells and those staying in shacks after 24 years of independence. Can’t we let the President sleep in a shack for a while or let
 • FIRSTLY, our future president must regularly visit the townships to see the poor conditions people live in. People are really in need of food, houses with toilets and electricity etc. This is serious, please pay an urgent visit to the regions.
 THE Israeli consulate must close down and all their diplomats sent back to racist Israel. They cannot be allowed to lead a life in tranquility, while their government is mercilessly killing Palestinians. To hell with that racist regime.
 • TO the person complaining about the PM’s trip to Brazil. He was representing Bullet Oviritje group. They were performing in Brazil. As simple as that.
 • THE people at Omatako in Tsumkwe West are still waiting for their own ambulance. Do something, Mrs Kavezembi. We are counting on you.
POLL
The ministry of health is regularly in the news for all the wrong reasons. Why?

1. Incompetent leadership

2. Budgetary constraints

3. Outdated systems and infrastructure

4. There's nothing wrong at MoH


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SPORT - GENERAL | 2014-07-28
Ishitile wins second bronze medal for Namibia
Para-athlete Lahja Ishitile won Namibia’s second medal at the Commonwealth Games on Monday evening when she came third in the women’s 100m T12 final. Read more...
Lahja Ishitile and her guide David Ndeilenge

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NEWS
 NATIONAL | 2014-07-28
Pohamba angry with councillor
PRESIDENT Hifikepunye Pohamba chased the acting Oshikango constituency councillor, Phillip Namundjebo, from a rally he was addressing at Ohangwena on Saturday over broken water pipes in the area. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-07-28
Frans Mushimba arrested over tender
THE Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), last week, arrested two people – one of them businessman Aaron Mushimba’s son and a Ministry of Finance employee in unrelated cases in Windhoek. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-07-28
HH, Nehova bury hatchet
THE Rally for Democracy and Progress appears to have decided to do away with internal divisions which threatened to destroy the country’s main opposition party ahead of the national elections later this year. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-07-28
Namdeb workers vote for strike
NINETY-FIVE Namdeb workers voted in favour of a strike over a pay dispute last Wednesday. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-07-28
Workers call for NDC board removal
THE Namibia Farm Workers Union (Nafwu) has called on government to remove the Namibia Development Corporation (NDC) board members with immediate effect for failing to address the Naute Dam project workers’ plight. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-07-28
Etosha Transport closes shop
ONE of Namibia’s largest transport companies, Etosha Transport, intends closing shop soon but has allayed fears that more than 200 workers will lose their jobs. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-07-28
Kaaronda fends off Unam libel claim
TRADE union leader Evilastus Kaaronda has successfully defended a defamation case in which four top managers of the University of Namibia were suing him for N$1 million. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-07-28
Bringing culture back into business – An interview with NCCI Swakopmund’s chairman Heinrich Hafen
HEINRICH Hafeni (HH), at 32, is the youngest known entrepreneur to lead the Swakopmund branch of the Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI), and besides his own vision in growing into a successful businessman from humble roots, he also sees the important role youth and culture can play in Swakopmund’s economy. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-07-28
Cheap adjustable glasses launched
CLEAR vision is a basic requirement for most tasks in life. Both education and work become near impossible without being able to see properly. Yet globally, an estimated 285 million people are visually impaired, and 80% of these cases are avoidable. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-07-28
New centre platform for gemstone
AN estimated number of between 5 000 and 9 000 people are either working or directly involved in Namibia’s small scale and artisan mining sector. Read more...

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