Australian uranium developer acquires stake in Lofdal project

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Australian uranium development company, Bannerman Energy signed an agreement to acquire a 41.8% stake in Namibia Critical Metals, according to a...

French development agency collaborates with DBN to fund project-based economic research

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The French development agency (AFD) and Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) have signed an agreement in terms in which AFD will...

AfDB approves US$1.5 billion to tackle food crisis

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The African Development Bank Group’s Board of Directors has approved a $1.5 billion Emergency Food Production Facility to help tackle the...

Agra opens new Okahandja branch with specials and promos

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The much-anticipated day for Okahandja and its residents arrived last week when the town’s new Agra branch opened its doors to...

Namibia joins 2022 World Economic Forum in Davos

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The President HE Dr Hage Geingob and a high-level delegation will represent Namibia at the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Annual Meeting...

Financial literacy plays major role in combatting financial exclusion

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By the Financial Literacy Initiative. The Financial Literacy Initiative (FLI) is a national platform established to enhance financial education by promoting financial...

EES hopes to bring unity with his new song

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Musician EES recently released a new music video for his new summer anthem ‘When We Unite’, in collaboration with female musician...

M-GHYSS on Night under the Stars in June

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The month of June presents young and gifted jazz pianist and composer M-Ghyss to the monthly live music stage of Night...

ANIREP selected as preferred bidder for 18.5 MW IPP

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Alpha Namibia Industries Renewable Power Limited (ANIREP) has been selected as the preferred bidder for an Independent Power Producers (IPP) bid...

Namibia recognises importance of eliminating child labour

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Namibia recognized the importance of the elimination of child labour by making significant advances in the form of ratification of several...

Traditional tourism markets are almost back to normal -Hospitality Association

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Hospitality Association of Namibia Chief Executive Officer, Gitta Paetzold released the latest tourism accommodation statistics for the month of April 2022. Paetzold...

Namibian inflation hits 5.6% as Cost of Living crisis deepens

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Josef Kefas Sheehama. Increased bills resulted from growing wholesale energy prices, which have shot up since Russia invaded Ukraine. At the...

National Housing Enterprise refutes claims of employee discrimination

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The National Housing Enterprise (NHE) has denied the Public Service Union of Namibia’s claims that its executive committee members are discriminating...

US Embassy resumes Peace Corps programme in Namibia

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Jessica Long on Wednesday swore in the first of the returning Peace Corps Volunteers, who had...

European Union in Namibia observes day against homophobia, transphobia and biphobia

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By the Delegation of the EU to Namibia. In commemorating the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT) on 17 May,...

CBI Exchange not authorised by Financial Intelligence Centre to handle virtual assets

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) said it never authorised CBI Exchange Namibia to operate or carry-on business in the Virtual Asset...

Cleaner and alternative energy solutions crucial for future of mining

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Dinesh Buldoo WSP Africa. Mining is a power-intense industry. And because sites are often in remote areas, the potential shortfall of available...

Namwater Dam Bulletin on Monday 16 May 2022

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A blank space or an (NR) indicates no readings received. An ( e ) indicates that the water level has been estimated. An...

Nurses lauded for the role they play to keep the population safe

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The role that nurses play in promoting health, prevention of illness, treatment of diseases and rehabilitation of the infirmed has been...

Livestock marketing records positive performance in first quarter

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The total number of cattle and sheep marketed improved month-on-month with 17,493 cattle and 56,163 sheep marketed in March 2022, a...

Alike in so many ways: Women in media conference slated for Saturday

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The second edition of the Women in Media Conference which looks to foster a strong network amongst Namibian women working in...

Ongos Valley project set to transform residential landscape in Windhoek

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The City of Windhoek Councillors led by the Mayor, Her Worship, Sade Gawanas visited the Ongos Valley Project Development site on...

German diplomatic family donates to Nkurenkuru school

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Ministry of Information, Communication and Technology in the Kavango West confirmed that the Fiedler family handed over donations of textbooks,...

New vehicle sales continue to trend above pandemic lows

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The year 2022 is off to a good start as new vehicle sales are trending above sales levels seen in the...