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Northern Graphite tables positive PEA in Namibia

Northern Graphite Corp. has released the results of a new preliminary economic assessment (PEA) that evaluates moving the processing plant for its Namibian operations located at Okorusu to the Okanjande mine rather than rehabilitating the mill in its current location. The PEA envisages average production of 31,000 tonnes per year…
bubmag
September 8, 2023
Namibia

Namibia: New Minimum Wage for Agricultural Sector

The Namibia Agricultural Labour Forum has announced a 10% increase on the minimum wage in the agricultural sector effective from 1 October 2023. According to a statement issued by the Agricultural Employers' Association (AEA) on behalf of the forum, the minimum cash wage increases to N$6 per hour or to…
bubmag
September 6, 2023
Namibia

Namibia: Health Ministry Overspends Budget By N$462 Million

The Ministry of Health and Social Services has spent N$462,1 million more than what was allotted for the 2021/2022 fiscal year, after receiving an allocation of N$8 billion. This is according to a health ministry audit report tabled by auditor general Junias Kandjeke in the National Assembly this week. "This…
bubmag
September 1, 2023
Namibia

Namibia: When Green Hydrogen Smells Fishy

Hydrogen is odourless, colourless, tasteless and non-toxic. However, the Namibian government seems to alter the gas' natural qualities, judging by the non-transparent way it's tackling the much-hyped green hydrogen project. The project, which has been steamrolled by the Presidency, is beginning to smell fishy with each passing day because of…
bubmag
September 1, 2023
Namibia

Namibia: Breaking the Silence On Child Sexual Abuse in Namibia

OVER THE PAST FEW months, a concerning surge in cases of child sexual abuse have even reported in Namibia, with a large proportion of these heinous acts committed by primary caregivers. This highlights the urgent need for action to be taken to protect children from sexual abuse. It is particularly…
bubmag
August 30, 2023
Namibia

Desert hikes and camping under the stars on a budget safari in Namibia

TravelSleep beneath the stars on a camping road trip to the wildlife-packed watering holes of Namibia’s Etosha National Park, pitching a tent where cinematic sand dunes meet open plains. ByEmma Gregg Published July 10, 2023 • 10 min read This article was produced by National Geographic Traveller (UK).  It’s a…
bubmag
August 27, 2023