Namibia: City Relegated, Civics in Trouble

Oshakati City’s 15-year presence in the Namibia Premier League came to an end on Saturday, following a 4-2 defeat at SKW

Namibia: Aletta Nguvauva Takes the Throne

Aletta Nguvauva yesterday charged that although she has no leadership experience, she is “suitably qualified” to lead the Ovambanderu community.

Zuma concludes Namibian working visit

President Jacob Zuma on Thursday ended his two-day working visit to Namibia, the Presidency said. He attended the Southern African Customs Union (Sacu) conference in the country’s capital city Windhoek. Sacu was established in 1910 as a customs union agreement between South Africa and the high commission territories of Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland. “The conference […]


Full Name Republic of Namibia Capital Windhoek Form of Government Republic Date of Independence 21 March, 1990 Date of Entry into the UN Total Area 825,418 km2 (34th)318,696 sq mi Total Population (2005 estimate) 1,820,916 (144th) Time Zone WAT (UTC+1) Currency Namibian Dollar GDP (nominal, 2007 estimate) $7.446 billion GDP Per Capita $3,671 Human Development […]