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Red Force pushes town councils to see red

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFCvzPaOh8c Urban and rural development minister Erastus Uutoni is urging local authorities to reconsider their reliance on external debt collectors for recovering funds from defaulting clients. According to Uutoni, the practice of handing over accounts to external debt collectors diminishes…

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Road to election 2024 – ECN’s hits and misses

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zI0tq7BZPFo The Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) has identified over 4 000 registration points in 121 constituencies in all 14 regions of the country for the general registration of voters before Namibia’s national elections in November. Politicians Imms Nashinge and…

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Are honorary doctorates degrees worth their salt?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WxqGMMGNg6I The conferring of Honorary Doctorates, on many Namibians, have now become a norm in the halls of academia, some of which are coming from foreign nations.Recently, concerns have been raised about the pace at which ordinary Namibians are taking…

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!Gawaxab’s merger settlement stirs up a honet’s nest

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sa3tp0vkN7c The Namibia Competition Commission (NaCC), has imposed a N$1 million fine on Bank of Namibia governor Johannes !Gawaxab, Ismael Gei-Khoibeb, and Gamma Investments, for implementing a merger without the commission’s approval.NaCC spokesperson, Dina //Gowases, says !Gawaxab and others entered…

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‘Vote for us, we are the best’ – Silly season starts

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sbsy2FCHMoY Tempers flare as various political parties take on ground mobilization as the election campaign trail heats up. Political analysts Ndumba Kamwanyah and Rui Tyitende shed more light on the dynamics being employed during such campaigns.

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‘SWAPO has been lying to the nation or 34 years’ -Longinus Iipumbu

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Dhm2uLZ7t4 Deputy president of Namibia Economic Freedom Fighters (NEFF) member of parliament Longinus Iipumbu has defended Moses Ndjene, the man who slapped a Swapo member at a Swapo event at Mix Settlement in Windhoek on Saturday.

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Four women killed in a week – GBV time bomb ticking

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3-UWpzpsLbE The murder of a woman in Usakos has been widely condemned by the community via protest action. This came after a strongly-worded statement from the town’s mayor, Irene Simeon-Kurtz. Another woman was murdered in Mariental while another got killed…

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Iran attacks Israel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HW4MEgqtoC8 Brigadier General Reem Aminoach highlighted that the staggering price tag stands in contrast to the relatively low amount that Iran had spent to launch its assault, which some estimates have put at less than 10 percent of what it…

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‘Let us be open about where we get our funding’ -Rosa Namises

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uliBlAE34SQ Social, gender equality, and human rights activist, Rosa Namises, announced recently that she will run as an independent candidate for Namibia’s Presidential elections, in November 2024. She joins three more women on the ballot this year, making this a…

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