COTA presents a new home-brewed dance

WINDHOEK- Set against a backdrop of the sounds and chants of the African drum, the College of the Arts (COTA) hosts  a launch of Da-Mai Dance Ensemble with a dance show titled In the Beginning tomorrow and Saturday in the COTA’s Courtyard. In the Beginning is a new dance, a dance work celebrating the force

Business & Finance

Understanding Biometrics: Benefits of Electronic Voting

There are an increasing number of countries around the world that have implemented or piloted electronic voting (e-voting) and electronic counting (e-counting) systems. Although each country’s experience is different, the increasing adoption of these new technologies is due in part from the recognition that technology may offer benefits over traditional methods of voting and counting.


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


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



10 students awarded with old mutual and Nedbank bursaries

  WINDHOEK- Old mutual and Ned-Namibia Education Trust handed over bursary award certificates on Monday to 10 students worth over N$ 50 000 of which three among the 10 are undergraduates at the University and Polytechnic of Namibia, one post graduate and the rest are grade 12. “Since its inception in 2009 a total number



Drought food used as campaign – DTA leader

  WINDHOEK – The DTA has accused Swapo of ‘cheap politicking’ and intimidation of citizens by allegedly announcing through public announcement (PA) systems in Omaheke that if they do not attend Swapo rallies they will not get drought relief or government support. DTA president, McHenry Venaani, made the allegations at a press conference yesterday and



Elombe Art Academy  to host youth festival

WINDHOEK-The Elombe Art Academy (EAA) is hosting its Elombe Annual Youth Festival (EAYF) next month at HF Lounge in Shandumbala, Onayena costituency in the  Oshikoto region under the theme “More talents, no silent”. Owner of EAA, Erastus Tsempo, says the big day is around the corner and this time around the EAA is promising a

Court & Crime

Murder, rape cases in pre-trial proceedings

WINDHOEK – Various murder and rape cases came before Judge Christi Liebenberg in the Windhoek High Court for pre-trial proceedings. A pre-trial proceeding involves deciding who will preside over the trial and who will be the prosecutor. It is also where disputes and agreements are sorted out such as what evidence will be admitted and