Namibia

Our Education System is to Blame

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 16:03
AS I BROWSED through Facebook recently, I read an article on The Namibian page that a conference will be held in March to discuss the high failure rate in government schools.
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Skeletons in the Closet

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 16:03
THE FISHROT SAGA has moved to another level, where skeletons in the closet are peeping out at the corners while the father of the house is fumigating to keep them within their confines.
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Uutile wa holoka omolwa ekanitho lyiilonga mehangano lyedhina 26 August

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 16:03
Onkundana oya holola kutya ehangano lyedhina 26 August olyina ehalo lyo ku hulithapo oompito dhiilonga lya yamwe yomehangano ndika shoka she eta omaipulo nengwangwano mokati kaaniilonga, nonande oshikondo shuuministeli wegameno ota shi pataneke omapopyo ngaka kutya olya hala oku pata ehangano ndika. Ehangano ndika lyedhina 26 August olya kuta aaniilonga yeli 86, moka mwa kwatelwa aaniilonga oomeme yeli 70.
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There is no Growth in Division!

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 16:03
THE MUSHROOMING of political parties in Namibia clearly demonstrates the huge element of division in the country.
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Etaambo lyaalongwa moosikola moshitopolwa shaKhoma lya tameka

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 16:03
Omanga oosikola dhimwe moshitopolwa sha Khomas dhina omahala sho osikola ya tameke, oosikola dhimwe omahala oga pwapo.
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Ehogololo okwali tali ende kashona

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 16:03
Omahogololo okwali taga ende kashona , omanga aanambelewa kwali yena etumwaumbwile kutya aahogololi ota ya ka indjipala konima yoowili dhiilonga. Ombelewa yinasha nomahogololo gomoshilongo yo Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN), oyali ya kwatele komeho omahogololo moshilando pangelo movenduka, ko Keetmanshoop, Gobabis noko Walvisbay opo kuthitikwepo oompito dhiilonga ndhoka kwali dha thigwapo kookansela mboka yaka kutha ombinga methigathano lyoompito ndhoka dhali dha holokapo momutumba gwopashigwana.
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Treating Education as Episodes

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 14:00
IN AND OF ITSELF, the plan to hold a national conference on the poor English performance in Namibia's education system is not a bad idea. After all, to solve a problem one needs to understand it.
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Newly elected Keetmans councillor takes oath

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 14:00
THE newly elected councillor for Keetmanshoop Urban Constituency, Maxie Minnaar, was sworn-in as the new political office bearer of the //Kharas Regional Council at the Keetmanshoop Magistrate's Court this morning.
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Doctor absolved of decapitating baby at birth

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 14:00
A POST-MORTEM examination has revealed that the doctor implicated for decapitating a baby during delivery at the Windhoek Central Hospital did not act in any culpable manner.
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Cable fault blamed for Telecom internet services glitch

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 14:00
TELECOM Namibia has established the cause of internet services interruption that is being experienced throughout the country.
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World Briefs ... Iran says Europeans yielding to 'high school bully' Trump

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 14:00
DUBAI — Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, said yesterday three European states had succumbed to US threats of new tariffs on their goods when they triggered a dispute mechanism in a nuclear pact, a step that could lead to the reimposition of United Nations sanctions.
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Hands off Ramaphosa, Gordhan! – ANC veterans

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 14:00
PLACING Eskom under the aegis of the department of mineral and energy affairs is a less direct, but no less pointed, manoeuvre to undermine and politically weaken Pravin Gordhan, ANC stalwarts and veterans said on Wednesday.
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Putin to hand-pick new Govt to oversee constitutional shake-up

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 14:00
MOSCOW — The entire Russian government resigned on Wednesday after president Vladimir Putin said a raft of constitutional changes were needed. Putin, in his annual address to the Russian parliament, proposed a referendum on amending Russia's constitution to increase the powers of parliament – while maintaining a strong presidential system.
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A year after DusitD2 attack, grief and pain still linger

The Namibian - Ven, 17/01/2020 - 14:00
NAIROBI — Walking through the DusitD2 hotel and office complex in Nairobi today you will see some people heading to their offices, others enjoying meals at various eateries and local and foreign shoppers coming in and out of the premises.
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