Resident sues Katima for demolishing his house

Resident sues Katima for demolishing his house

Roland Routh Windhoek-One of the victims of the demolition of houses in Katima Mulilo last year that triggered a firestorm of public protest is taking the town council, the council’s CEO Raphael Liswaniso and the Minister of Urban and Rural Development to court to claim damages for the destruction of his home. Obrean Kafuma Matongo […]

Lawyer Mbaeva arrested over N$2.5m house sale

Lawyer Mbaeva arrested over N$2.5m house sale

Toivo Ndjebela/Maria Amakali Windhoek-Prominent local lawyer Titus Mbaeva this week found himself in police custody alongside two other people following their arrest on Tuesday on charges involving the alleged fraudulent N$2.5 million sale of a house that did not belong to them and pocketing the proceeds. Mbaeva is accused of having conspired with well-known paralegal […]

Hepatitis E outbreak ‘not under control’ … cause could be the waning in urban sanitation awareness

Hepatitis E outbreak ‘not under control’  … cause could be the waning in urban sanitation awareness

Alvine Kapitako Windhoek-The number of people testing positive for hepatitis E in the informal settlements of Windhoek continues to climb, as authorities now rush to have concentrated efforts to boost sanitation in the capital’s urban informal settlements, equal to what is being done in rural areas. Yesterday senior officials in the health ministry confessed to […]

SPWC CC member killed over inheritance

SPWC CC member killed over inheritance

Staff Reporters Katima Mulilo/Windhoek-A member of the Swapo Party Women’s Council (SPWC) central committee, Agness Pelekelo, died on Wednesday after she was allegedly shot by her nephew. Pelekelo, 52, is the second high-profile member of the SPWC to die this week, after the death of Rosa Kavara on Tuesday.Kavara was a Swapo member of parliament […]

You’re fired, committee tells Hambukushu chief Mbambo

You’re fired, committee tells Hambukushu chief Mbambo

John Muyamba Rundu-A committee of members of the Hambukushu tribe has been established with the sole aim of forcing Hambukushu traditional leader Fumu (Chief) Erwin Munika Mbambo out of power, for an avalanche of alleged transgressions. The committee – chaired by former Swapo member of parliament in the National Assembly Elifas Dingara – says it […]

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