Government News

Mutasa Wasting Time – President

PRESIDENT Mugabe yesterday said the court challenge by fired Zanu-PF officials, Messrs Didymus Mutasa and Rugare Gumbo, is a waste of resources that is bound to fail as no court could interfere with disciplinary matters of the revolutionary party. He said even if a judge…

Broadcasting Digital Migration

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi will soon announce the date for the migration of broadcasting services from analogue to digital. Cabinet has approved the Broadcasting Digital Migration Amendment Policy with the inclusion of the control system in the STB, which will be clearly defined when the…

Law Changes Proposed to Fight Poaching

A PARLIAMENTARY committee is recommending that Namibia’s nature conservation laws should be changed to improve law enforcement in the battle against poaching. The Ministry of Environment and Tourism should speed up the drafting of legislation to improve law enforcement and prevent the increase of poaching…

Government Takes Over Deportation Centres

Government has taken over the management of reception and support centres in Beitbridge and Plumtree where illegal immigrants deported from South Africa and Botswana are left, a senior official has said. The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has been playing a leading role since the…

Health Delivery in Terminal Decline

DYING has literally become a grave issue in the Nkayi district of Matabeleland North where the collapse of the only mortuary at the district hospital means corpses have to be collected the same day otherwise they will simply rot away — a development that mirrors…