There are hundreds if not thousands of public servants who are facing disciplinary action - they did not benefit directly, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Morning clouds. Mild.
Farmers wishing to sell their business must first offer it to the state, which parcels it into smaller plots and redistributes to 'previously disadvantaged Namibians' - but President Hage Geingob has been prompted to call for a more muscular approach.
Several figures close to Namibian President Hage Geingob have been filmed discussing the laundering of political contributions, an Al Jazeera investigation has revealed.
President Geingob’s win comes days after corruption allegations led to resignation and arrest of two ministers.
Namibia's president Hage Geingob looks set to secure a second term with partial results from this week's general election showing him leading with 56% of the vote.
Namibia’s political stability so far has been vested in the dominance of Swapo. Those opposing its control face an uphill battle. If they make inroads, they should not be sidelined by manipulation of the election results.
Calm and confident, Esther Muinjangue, Namibia's first woman to run for president, says she feels a "wind of change" softly blowing through the southwest African country which goes to the polls on Wednesday.
Two Namibian ministers have resigned following a Wikileaks report exposing alleged corruption in the fishing industry, released as the country readies for a presidential election later this month.
Namibia’s economy will return to growth in 2020 after contracting for three straight years, but a failure to implement structural reforms could keep the southwest African nation stuck in a low-growth trap, according to the International Monetary Fund.
Namibia’s central bank cut its benchmark interest rate for the first time in two years as it seeks to boost the economy and maintain its currency’s peg to the South African rand.
Namibia’s state-run utility will build four plants powered by renewable energy over the next five years. Nampower currently imports about 60% of its needs, mostly from South Africa.
Six Namibian officials and businessmen suspected of involvement in a bribery and money-laundering scheme will remain in custody until February 20, a court in the capital, Windhoek, has said.
Namibia's President Hage Geingob, who was re-elected on Saturday, is still riding on the legacy of his party's role in the liberation struggle almost three decades after the country's independence from South Africa.
Two high-profile South African lawyers who once represented former president Jacob Zuma have been released in Namibia after they were ordered to pay fines for immigration-related charges, according to reports.
Jacob Zuma's former lawyers, Mike Hellens and Dawie Joubert, are in hot water with Namibian authorities after their passports were reportedly confiscated due to them not having work permits, Namibian local press reported
Namibia votes in a general election with 11 candidates running for president. Here are the four frontrunners.
Tongaat Hulett is disposing of its interest in Tongaat Hulett Namibia, and says it will use its share of the proceeds to reduce debt levels.
How much longer will the "old men syndrome" remain alive and kicking in southern Africa, despite growing frustration among the politically powerless?
Southern African nations are threatening to quit the global wildlife trade regulator after it refused to relax restrictions on trade in ivory and rhino horn and imposed a near total ban on zoos taking African elephants captured in the wild.
Namibia has inaugurated a new Chinese-built port terminal which doubles its container capacity and is also to give tourism a boost.
“So I took my jacket off and dove off the wharf."
R700 000.00 - R850 000.00 Per Year - Namibia
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