With the suspension of water cuts to seven town councils still hanging in the
air, some town councils have advanced their first settlement payments, while
others are still in the danger zone.
The arrears leave the bulk water supplier with an outstanding amount from
Voter turnout in Rehoboth Urban Constituency showed more enthusiasm than the
rest of the Hardap Region where generally very few went to the polls.
By the end of last night at least one third of the voters in Rehoboth had
cast their votes, with most votes coming from Rehoboth »
At least four election officials are cited in an internal CoD memorandum as
some of the witnesses in the pending court case which is to be filed by four
political parties against the Electoral Commission of Namibia.
The four are the returning officers for Oshakati West, Oshakati »
Prime Minister and top Swapo Party cadre, Theo-Ben Gurirab, addressed a rally
in Rehoboth on Saturday, in a bid to canvass support for Swapo in the regional
council elections taking place today and tomorrow.
The Swapo Party, still "hot and glowing" from its landslide »
Despite some problems still within the Namibian tourism sector, the Lake Oanob
Resort and Game Reserve has recorded steady and consistent growth over the past
This is the concerned view of the CEO, Christy Benade, in a New Era interview
at the popular resort a few »
The previously troubled Rehoboth Town Council has managed to turn around its
dire financial situation and recorded a higher income than its operational costs
for the first time since 1996.
Income from service accounts was N$2 million more than the total billed accounts
The nine-month dispute over arrear payments of N$1 million to the national
bulk water supplier by some of the residents of Schlip continues, despite many
efforts to resolve the issue.
NamWater summarily disconnected the domestic water supply to a part of the
community in the »
Single mothers are the worst hit among those infected by the more than 20 percent
HIV/AIDS rate in Rehoboth, Mariental and Keetmanshoop.
This alarming and startling fact came to light in an interview with Pastor
Wilfred Diergaardt, the national coordinator of the Evangelical »
The long time bickering, feuds, accusations, backbiting, mistrust, mudslinging,
character assassination and conniving because of a revolutionary proposal for
decentralization by the Rehoboth School of Arts has been resolved.
This became clear during a lengthy special meeting on »
In the following article, Kuvee Kangueehi of our news team takes a critical
look at the Democratic Turnhalle Alliance (DTA), its pre-independence role and
mission up to when it evolved into the new DTA of Namibia. The article is part
of our coverage of the upcoming presidential »