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Windhoek still in the hands of land barons

Windhoek – A severe housing shortage in Namibia’s capital, Windhoek, threatens the health and safety of its residents daily, with many spending more than a third of their income on rent or pushed to the periphery of the city’s squalid informal settlements. These are the glaring realities of this once revered capital, which has become one of the most unaffordable and expensive cities in southern Africa and the world. ...Read More

Cassinga Attack: A Dark Episode in Namibia’s Independence Struggle

The indiscriminate bombing of Cassinga by South African military on May 4, 1978, is one of the darkest episodes of Namibia’s struggle for independence against the former apartheid regime, Angolan President João Lourenço has said. ...Read More

Zim civil servants not far off from regional counterparts

Despite the series of strikes by civil servants over the past few months, a general assessment of salaries in the SADC region shows that Zimbabwean Government workers are not far off from their regional counterparts. ...Read More

Why Qatar is important to Zim’s economic revival

President Mnangagwa’s recent visit to Qatar presented a unique opportunity for his Government to explore bilateral cooperation, particularly in the areas of agriculture and tourism. ...Read More

SADC hosts 8 of Africa’s top 10 universities . . . UZ plummets to number 59 in Africa . . . UNAM, NUST rise to number 29 and 33 respectively  

Zimbabwe’s first and oldest university, the University of Zimbabwe (UZ), which until the 1960s and early 2000 was one of the top universities in the Southern African region, has dramatically fallen from the elite list of top most higher learning institutions in Africa. ...Read More

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