John Mutorwa, Namibian Minister of Youth, National Service, Sport and Culture
will be the keynote speaker at the Launch of the International Youth Award at
The aim of the award ceremony under the auspices of the Katutura Youth Enterprise
Centre (KAYEK) is to challenge »
The establishment of Regional Electricity Distributors (REDs) throughout Namibia
next month is mainly geared towards assisting particularly smaller struggling
municipalities in the country.
Through this streamlining initiative, smaller local authorities such as Rehoboth,
stand to »
Rehoboth Folk Commute Daily to Windhoek
Hundreds of people continue to commute between Windhoek and Rehoboth as well
as Okahandja to and from work in the capital despite the daily hassles involved.
The reason why hundreds of men and women commute to Windhoek from Rehoboth »
Swirling in the sand and clicking the heels the dancing crowd of young and
old spend their whole day drinking their troubles away.
In Rehoboth's poorest suburb of Block E the ugly face of poverty and unemployment
is obvious. In one street alone, every second house is a shebeen »
The newly-formed Khoisan Social-Political Movement (KSPM) has joined a growing
number of Namibians demanding reparations from Germany for colonial-era atrocities
and for loss of property including livestock.
The movement, established in February this year, says other minority »
A senior lecturer at the University of Namibia and well-known social worker, Dr Hettie Rose-Junius, has called on the Sam Khubis organising committee to consider inviting a delegation from the Nama-speaking people to next year\'s festivities and those in the future.
The Baster »
Rehoboth residents are incensed and highly disappointed that bureaucracy and squabbling
at the local authority has jeopardized a lucrative N$72 million investment in
a fish farm that would have had the potential to employ at least 2 000 people.
The community is particularly angry that the »
The rift within the ruling party at Rehoboth has widened further, with a district
Swapo coordinator now accusing another Swapo Party councillor of being corrupt.
There is widespread corruption at the Rehoboth Town Council, says a senior
Swapo member at the town.
District Swapo »
Bureaucracy and squabbling have sunk a lucrative N$72-million investment in a
fish farm that would have employed upwards of 2 000 people at Rehoboth where unemployment
hovers between 35 and 45 percent.
The money to kick-start the project amounting to US$ 8,7 million was availed
by the »
A lucrative N$72-million dollar investment fish farm project for the residents
of Rehoboth is likely to go down the drain if an urgent solution is not found
by noon today.
In the middle of the prospering of the project is the Rehoboth Town Council
that failed to reach an »