COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Hage Geingob
Population: 2,484,780 (2017)
Land Size: 824,292 sq km (318,261 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Fri - Jun 22, 2018: Agribank Not a Charity, Farmers Told - AllAfrica News: Namibia
[New Era] Windhoek -Finance minister Calle Schlettwein says the state-owned Agribank is not a charitable organisation and, thus, farmers who have outstanding loans with the bank must honour their contractual obligations.
- Fri - Jun 22, 2018: Broll Namibia Signs Three-Year Wage Agreement - AllAfrica News: Namibia
[New Era] Windhoek -A wage agreement, which includes a 6.5 percent annual wage increment over the next three years, was signed yesterday between Broll Namibia, a subsidiary of the Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group, and the Broll Namibia Workers' Representative Council.
- Fri - Jun 22, 2018: MOU May Be Good Model On Genocide Reparations - AllAfrica News: Namibia
[New Era] Last week, the Ovaherero and Ovambanderu Council for Dialogue, 1904-1908, and the Botswana Society for Nama, Herero and Mbanderu signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
- Fri - Jun 22, 2018: Turkey Maintains Dealings in Namibia Are Clean - AllAfrica News: Namibia
[New Era] Windhoek -One thing that has seemingly got Turkish business people hot under the collar is the insinuation that they tried to influence Namibian public tenders through corrupt means.
- Fri - Jun 22, 2018: South African TV Personality Boity Coming to Party in the City - AllAfrica News: Namibia
[New Era] It's going to be a hive of entertainment extravaganza in the capital on August 4 with South African celebrity, actress and television presenter, Boity expected here for the V-Lifestyle Mansion Party.