A SECOND arrival of a bulk consignment of Chinese manufactured clinker for use in the Otjiwarongo-based Whale Rock factory has signalled a cement war and raised the alarm over potential job losses and even a collapse of the Namibian cement industry in the long run due to over-supply.The Otavi-based...


38th SADC summit commences

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 12:15

BASED on the theme,
“Promoting Infrastructure Development and Youth Empowerment for Sustainable
Development”, the 38TH SADC summit kicked off today in Windhoek, Namibia,



Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 12:15

AFTER an absence of 26 years, Heads of State, ministers and officials from 16 countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) will gather in Namibia.


Tsumeb celebrates Olympic Day

FUTURE OLYMPIANS: Learners enjoying themselves. Photo contributed
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 12:15
The event, which was organised by the Olympic Committee of Namibia, together with the Municipality of Tsumeb, attracted closed to 41 schools from the Oshikoto Region.


Another arrest in Henties mayor case

UNDERHANDED: Herman Honeb. Photo contributed
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 13:45
A SECOND person was arrested for dealing in stolen goods in a case linked to Henties Bay mayor, Herman Honeb.
Police swooped in on the mayor of Henties Bay about two weeks ago after he was implicated in a case of dealing in suspected stolen goods.


Affordable cars

THRIVING: Auto Link Namibia (inset) Joe Zhaol, the owner and Managing Director of Auto Link Namibia.  Photo: Zorena Jantze
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 14:00
Most Namibians marvel at the thought of owning a modern car, however shy away from the prospect as the generally high prices of new car models are bound to leave their pockets empty for unending periods due to debt traps.