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 CHILDREN are basically told at home to eat moderately when they are guests at other people’s houses so as not to embarrass parents. What about high-ranking government officials and MPs who are grown-ups? And they (MPs and officials) apparently need a work
 *I WOULD like to know why in independent Namibia, people are still being body searched in public when leaving shops like Mr Price.
 NAMIBIA Airports Company (NAC) must be renamed to Namibia Airports of Corruption.
 *REHOBOTH Town Council, the press release in The Namibian of 14 April 2014, about the so-called land grabbing at Rehoboth shows your hopelessness. UPM please keep it up.
 *LADY Pohamba Hospital has nothing to do with the Swapo Party. Find out who will manage the hospital and the shareholders.
 *THE government should send our refunds straight to us students. We are still waiting for last year’s refunds at IUM.
Do you think Namibian MPs deserve better perks?

1. No! They already get too much.

2. Maybe, we should respect our leaders.

3. Yes, they work hard.

4. Hell no! Their pay should be performance-based.

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NEWS - NATIONAL | 2014-04-23
The waterfront, which is situated at Rundu Beach has been under water after the Kavango river’s levels rose to 5.83 metres last week. The tourist landmark, which attracts many people during the summer season, was closed off to the public after it got flooded. The parking area that normally accommodates cars for those visiting the beach was also under water, with vehicle owners being instructed to park their cars outside the gated area. - Photograph by Jordaania Andima
Windhoek 12° 24° -
Walvis Bay 12° 25° -
Oshakati 19° 29° -
Keetmanshoop 11° 23° -
Grootfontein 13° 24° -
Gobabis 12° 25° -
(April 23)
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IJG Daily Bulletin
 NATIONAL | 2014-04-23
50/50 could rock Swapo CC boat
THE discussion around the 50/50 gender representation at all structures of Swapo is expected to spark fireworks this weekend when the party holds its first Central Committee (CC) meeting for this year. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-04-23
Eleven women raped over Easter weekend
ELEVEN incidents of rape were reported countrywide over the Easter weekend, including that of a five-year-old. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-04-23
Murdered Zimbabwean had two husbands
THE Zimbabwean, who was allegedly killed by her Namibian husband last week, could have had two husbands at the time of her death, police said. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-04-22
Ongandjeras deny forming party
THE man behind the formation of Ongandjera People United Party has dismissed claims that it was a political grouping after Omusati governor Sophia Shaningwa alleged that plans were afoot to launch it on Sunday. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-04-23
ELCRN members hand over petition
MEMBERS of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Republic of Namibia (ELCRN) yesterday handed a petition to the church’s leader Bishop Ernest //Gamxamub after he had initially declined it a week ago. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-04-23
Housing demand outstrips supply at the coast
SWAKOPMUND and Walvis Bay have about 15 000 people on their waiting lists for affordable houses, while the NHE only has 5 150 houses planned for construction through the mass housing programme over the next 18 months – being the first phase of the national initiative launched at the beginning of this year. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-04-23
Magical guise may be reason for charges, accused claims
A PRISON inmate standing trial on several charges of child molestation claimed in the Windhoek High Court yesterday that someone using witchcraft or magic could have taken on his face and committed the crimes of which he is now accused. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-04-23
3 killed in Easter road crashes
THREE people were killed and 103 injured in road accidents during the Easter holiday this year compared to nine who died last year during the same period. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-04-23
Accused denies murder, fake suicide charges
A GROOT Aub resident accused of staging a fake suicide scene in an attempt to conceal the murder of his girlfriend pleaded not guilty to three charges in the Windhoek High Court yesterday. Read more...
 NATIONAL | 2014-04-23
Student mechanics cry foul over revoked funding
OVER 50 student mechanics at the Industrial Craft Training Institute (ICTI) are crying foul over the Namibia Training Authority’s (NTA)’s abrupt decision to cease funding for their training. Read more...

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