Old guard to leave soon – Geingob

Old guard to leave soon – Geingob

<!–more–> Staff Reporter Windhoek-President Hage Geingob, during his address to the UN General Assembly on Wednesday, said Namibia values empowerment of the youth and that the ‘Tanganyika Group’ – a generation of Swapo leaders to which he belongs – would leave “very soon”. He told the world that Namibia is already among global leaders in […]

Nandi-Ndaitwah calls on SPYL to serve selflessly

Nandi-Ndaitwah calls on SPYL to serve selflessly

Albertina Nakale Windhoek-The Deputy Prime Minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah has reminded the newly-elected Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) members that although being nominated into a position is easy they should understand the challenges that come with leadership. She made the remarks yesterday when she opened the first SPYL central committee meeting since the new leadership, under […]

What Namibians think of Trump triumph

What Namibians think of Trump triumph

Namibians share their views with New Era Weekend on Donald Trump becoming the president-elect of the USA. Hafeni Mweendeleli: Trump will be a president of America and a president for every US citizen. He will rebuild his country and make it great again. He will increase security measures for his country and build a good […]

Leadership as building block to sustainable development

Leadership as building block to sustainable development

I have been requested to give my perspectives on the importance of leadership driving key building blocks to sustainable development. This topic is quite involved given that the year 2016 is also the first year of the 15-year life-cycle of the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This topic reminds me of the words of an […]

Muyongo ruined our DTA – Venaani

Muyongo ruined our DTA – Venaani

Namibia’s official opposition party, the DTA of Namibia, has not forgiven ex-DTA leader Mishake Muyongo, who fled the country for exile to Denmark in 1998 after failing to secede the former Caprivi Region, now Zambezi, from Namibia. In a frank tell it all interview this week about the rebranding of the party, DTA president McHenry […]

DTA moots coalition to contest elections

by Kuzeeko Tjitemisa

DTA moots coalition to contest elections

Windhoek Namibian opposition parties are looking at the feasibility of forming a coalition model to contest the 2019 National Assembly and Presidential Elections and the 2020 Local Authority and Regional Council Elections. This information is contained in a joint statement released by three opposition parties currently visiting Nairobi, Kenya to study the coalition model in […]