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01
JUL

Corona Watch 01 July 13:45

52 new cases recorded in Namibia along with testing backlogs being experienced. Burundi's new president about-turns on Covid-19, and Beijing and Taiwan lift many lockdown regulations.
30
JUN

Corona Watch 30 June 13:45

Namibia surpasses 200 cases and testing has increased significantly, though not when compared to South Africa's numbers. The WHO director-general also warns that Covid-19 is not going away soon.
27
JUN

Week in Review - 27 June 2020

The ECN this week announced the use of manual ballot papers because VVPAT is simply too expensive, guess we're going back to basics for this year's regional council and local authority elections. Don't be spooked! Then in some brag worthy news, the RA confirmed that Namibia has the best road infrastructure on the African continent putting us in the same category as Finlan, Germany and Sweden. Also in continental news, African courts are making waves; as Malawi's opposition was granted another shot at the polls and the opposition seems to be leading. Then in some great news for our continent, the Ebola outbreak in the DRC is over! Mazel tov and cheers to the weekend. For stats and details regarding the coronavirus pandemic, keep your feelers out on FMN social media platforms.
24
JUN

Corona Watch 24 June 2020 16:45

News from the Mariental High School where the learner tested positive as well as about the two Namibian truck drivers who tested positive in Botswana, as well as worrying news from South Africa and warnings of a second wave of infections in the UK
22
JUN

Corona Watch 09:45 22 June 2020

Namibia records the highest number of daily cases yet, South Africa heading to scary new highs, and why you might want to make extra sure you put the lid down when you flush the loo.
20
JUN

Week in Review - 20 June 2020

With local coronavirus cases also on the increase this week, suffice to say 'at least we have dexamethasone'. But, that's not all the BIG news this week. Most Namibians aren't please with Hon. Sioka regarding the abortion decision made by her ministry, then there's the news about our tax submission that brings a bit of ease! Tune in to our sound bite jammed WIR for the latest in local news.
19
JUN

Corona Watch 19 June 09:45

Our detailed update including how Covid-19 may be causing diabetes, some of the latest numbers from around the world, and Yoga a "protective shield" against Cpvid-19 says Modi.
17
JUN

Response to Ministry saying abortion will not be legalized.

The full audio sent to us by activist Beauty Boois in which she addresses the reasons given by the Ministry of Gender equality, Poverty eradication and Child welfare for why they would not consider the legalizing of abortion in Namibia. (Story covered in the 3pm bulletin on Wednesday 17 June 2020)

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