Stories written by Patience Nyangove

NAMIBIA: Run-of-the River Power Stations Planned for Lower Orange River

Namibia's national power utility says plans are moving ahead to construct a series of hydro-electric power stations along the Lower Orange River.

Football Leaves Legacy of Hope in Namibia

Throughout the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, organisers have insisted that the legacy of the event goes far beyond the sporting spectacle. In the dusty streets of a Windhoek township, Deon Namiseb believes this is true.

HEALTH-NAMIBIA: Illegal Abortions Common Despite Risks

Ten years ago, a move to legalise abortion in Namibia failed. The number of unwanted pregnancies remains high, with many people unwilling or unable to use contraception. Despite the risks, illegal abortions remain common.