National

Guinas Constituency Councillor, Isak Gomachab, exercising in the new gym hall while MCA-N CEO Penny Akwenye (left) and Oshikoto Governor Penda Ya Ndakolo (centre right) look on.

MCA-N renovates and upgrades more schools

By Staff Reporter WINDHOEK – MCA-Namibia (MCA-N) handed over seven upgraded schools in Oshikoto Region to the Ministry of Education last week on Thursday. The schools were renovated and modernised with funds from the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC). Oshinamumwe Combined School, Olupale Combined Sschool, Iipopo Combined School, Ondjamba Combined Sschool, Esheshete Combined School,

Business & Finance

From left, Gabes Mbapaha the head of agriculture of the Katutura Expo Local Organising Committee, Standard Bank Namibia’s manager of PR and Communication Surihe Gaomas-Guchu, Venancius Rukero beauty pageant organiser and Agatha Iiyambo, the head of finance.

Boost for Katutura Expo

By Staff Reporter WINDHOEK – For the fourth consecutive year and with the aim to boost small and medium enterprises (SMEs), Standard Bank Namibia is supporting the Katutura Expo with a sponsorship of N$20 000.   “Standard Bank Namibia believes in promoting SMEs and entrepreneurial development as part of our Corporate Social Responsibility. Ultimately such activities

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Forstering entrepreneurship – Fuelling your internal fire

THE core of entrepreneurship lies in the heart, and I hope that after you have read this column, you will be able to allow those around you, or at least give them a chance, to see your heart. When I say “fuelling your internal fire of entrepreneurship” I want to remind each of my loyal

Ester

Your money and your toddlers

“The first year of your baby’s life has certain cost implications, but between the ages of one and three, your toddler comes with its own unique set of costs. They are more social, attending birthday parties and might be going to a playschool or a childcare centre. The best thing you can do is to

Education

Guinas Constituency Councillor, Isak Gomachab, exercising in the new gym hall while MCA-N CEO Penny Akwenye (left) and Oshikoto Governor Penda Ya Ndakolo (centre right) look on.

MCA-N renovates and upgrades more schools

By Staff Reporter WINDHOEK – MCA-Namibia (MCA-N) handed over seven upgraded schools in Oshikoto Region to the Ministry of Education last week on Thursday. The schools were renovated and modernised with funds from the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC). Oshinamumwe Combined School, Olupale Combined Sschool, Iipopo Combined School, Ondjamba Combined Sschool, Esheshete Combined School,

Regions

The Chief Executive Officer of Namibia Institute of Pathology (NIP), Augustinus Katiti, explains ICT equipment donated to the school. In the middle is the Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Richard Kamwi and Singalamwe Combined School, Principal Eugene Maemeko.

Singalamwe school receives ICT equipment

By George Sanzila SINGALAMWE – Singalamwe Combined School, situated 130 kilometres west of Katima Mulilo in Zambezi region, last week received ICT equipment worth N$80 000. The equipment that was funded by Namibia Institute of Pathology (NIP) through its social responsibility programme comprised of computers, projectors and printer machines. At the handing-over ceremony the Minister

Youth

ST. Joel Youth League hosts leadership training

By Pinehas Nakaziko WINDHOEK-The St. Joel Youth League hosted its leadership training at the St. Joel Apostolic Healing Mission Church in the Samora Machel Constituency on Friday. The President of the St. Joel Youth League, Kamburee Kahengava, says the purpose of the leadership training was to enhance good quality of management within the youth organisation

Court & Crime

Chinese national Hou Xuecheng hides his face from the camera.

Elephant tusk suspect denied bai

By Tunomukwathi Asino WINDHOEK – Hou Xuecheng, 37, was on Wednesday denied bail in the Windhoek Magistrate’s Court when he appeared before Magistrate Jermaine Muchali Muchali on a charge of possessing elephant tusks. Hou also faces a charge of being in possession of two cheetah skins without a permit. His co-accused are Rajaiyah Ranjith Kumar,

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