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2015-09-01 Councillor Bemoans Lack of Vocational Training Facilities
[New Era] Oshikuku Constituency Councillor Modestus Amutse says the lack of fully fledged vocational training centres in most of parts of the country has created a serious knowledge gap that hampers the industrialisation of the country.

2015-09-01 Agribank Looking for Consultant
[New Era] The Farmers' Support Project (FSP) has launched an advertising campaign seeking to acquire the experience and knowledge of a mentorship consultant to provide hands-on technical and practical advice.

2015-09-01 Over 200 Plots to Be Availed At AUs
[New Era] More than 200 plots will be availed to the Aus community as part of the development agenda at the settlement, the Councillor of the Nami#nus constituency Jan Scholtz has said.

2015-09-01 Shilongo a Doubt for Warriors' Do or Die Clash
[New Era] Brave Warriors head coach Ricardo Mannetti is biting his nails hoping for the speedy recovery of free-scoring striker Benson Shilongo, ahead of Namibia's crucial 2017 AFCON Qualifier against Senegal in Windhoek this weekend.

2015-09-01 Tangeni Nakale Fun Day Lights Up Okahandja Park
[New Era] The Okahandja Park Sports Field, holed up in the heart of the Okahandja Park informal settlement on the outskirts of Windhoek, was recently a huge hive of activities when local sports organiser Tangeni Nakale hosted a massive fun day for the community.

2015-09-01 Gymnasium Retains Title in Grand Style
[New Era] Windhoek Gymnasium U/19 cricket team successfully defended its title at the Momentum Week in Windhoek on Sunday.

2015-09-01 Epupa Farmers Aim to Stage Own Cattle Show
[New Era] Despite the region having been devastated by spells of terrible drought over three consecutive years, three members of the senior council of the Traditional Authority of Chief Hikuminue Kapika of Epupa in the Kunene region travelled all the way to Windhoek to attend last week's 27th Okamatapati Show in Windhoek.

2015-09-01 Shot in the Arm for Oshikuku Support Group
[New Era] The Okathimakamwe Support Group from Oshikuku Constituency received a donation of various items from Oshikuku Constituency Aids Coordinating Committee (CACOC) through an initiative to encourage support groups to engage into income-generating activities.

2015-08-31 Young Sables Fall to Namibia in Extra Time
[Zimbabwe Standard] ZIMBABWE'S Under-19 rugby team came agonizingly close to ending Namibia's dominance against local teams,but their

2015-08-31 Indongo's World Title Fight Postponed
[Namibian] Julius "The Blue Machine" Indongo's world title fight against undefeated world champion Eduard Troyanovsky has been moved to the 24th September and will now take place in Russia.

2015-08-31 Politburo to Discuss Expulsion Court Case
[Namibian] THE Swapo party's Politburo is set to meet today to discuss how to respond to the legal challenge instituted in the High Court by four expelled youth leaders.

2015-08-31 Gome Joins Wits On Season Loan
[Namibian] Brave Warriors midfield schemer Wangu Gome will be donning the colors of Bidvest Wits in the 2015/2016 Absa Premiership season after penning a season-long loan from Namibian side Civics this week.

2015-08-31 DTA Warns Chinese Economic Slowdown Could Be Dangerous for Namibia
[New Era] The DTA has warned of a clear and present danger for large-scale infrastructure and resources projects in Africa if the Chinese government is forced to disinvest or even divest completely in the continent. If this happens, says the DTA, Namibia will not escape the consequences.

2015-08-31 Geingob Urges Namibians to Respect Foreigners
[New Era] President Hage Geingob has urged Namibians not to insult foreigners or foreign investors, but rather to get them involved in the 'Growth at Home' policy.

2015-08-31 Unam Are Rugby Premiership Champions ... Diergaardt Hails Players' Character
[New Era] Windhoek -The University of Namibia (Unam) Rugby Club were on Saturday officially crowned Namibia Rugby Union (NRU) Premiership champions after brushing aside a stubborn Wanderers team by 37-23 to lift the trophy at the Hage Geingob Stadium in Windhoek.

2015-08-31 Nyango - Long Journey to a Resting Place of Namibian Heroes
[New Era] Nyango -The area of Nyango located in the Kaoma district some 400 kilometres west of Lusaka is rich in history and is likely to get a new lease of life in the near future from the Namibian government, due to the sentimental value the area holds as Nyango hosted countless Namibian refugees that fled their country in fear of persecution during the struggle for independence.

2015-08-31 Husab Could Contribute Up to N$1.7 Billion Yearly to State Revenue
[New Era] Swakopmund and Walvis Bay -The much-hyped Husab Uranium mine in Erongo Region is expected to generate between N$1.1 billion and N$1.7 billion per year to national revenue, President Hage Geingob was informed during his visit to the region last week.

2015-08-31 Nambinga Breaks Silence On Hamutenya Defection
[New Era] Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) president Jeremiah Nambinga said his party would forever be grateful to Hidipo Hamutenya for opening their eyes to the ruling party's "rigging elections".

2015-08-31 Govt Opens Up With Housing Cards
[Namibian] SOME mass housing contractors who failed to deliver on the required number of houses so far will have their contracts changed and the work readvertised, attorney general Sacky Shanghala has told The Namibian.

2015-08-31 Stubborn Officials Defy Geingob, Says Manombe-Ncube
[Namibian] THE painstakingly slow transfer of the disability and social rehabilitation directorate to the Office of the Vice President has been blamed on officials at the health ministry who are allegedly refusing to be transferred to the new office.

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