Trustco Group Holdings has secured a financing facility of up to N$ 540 million (U$ 40 million) with Helios Credit Partners, London, UK.  Trustco Group Holdings (Trustco) today announced that a total amount of N$1 billion in capital has been secured over the last six months through...

News

Phosphate ghost walks again in Lüderitz

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 08:45

The request for an assessment study on the possibility of
expanding an modernising the port facilities in Lüderitz by the Namibian Port
Authority has raised the phosphate ghost once again.

 

Sport

NRU and concerned group calls truce

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:00
Namibia Rugby Union (NRU) and the Concerned Group of Clubs (CG) decided to end their long ongoing feud for the sake of rugby after a meeting held on Saturday, 18 February.

Editorial

Namibia not China

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 09:00
THE Chinese ambassador, Mr Qiu Xuejun, is new to Namibia and might be misinformed misinformed about the pride and independence of the small nation.

The Nimble Dinosaur

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 09:00
It is well known that in today’s market, you cannot afford to be slow. The pace of technological change is rapid, and if you fail to make the changes required to your business, a newer, young competitor will pull the rug from under you and take over your market.

Demand for ancestral land is lost in history

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 09:00
I should concur that it is difficult, even for the First Nation of Namibia, the San, to prove beyond reasonable doubt ancestry land  based on modern imperial literature that was originally written to justify missionaries, subjudication, conquest, or pillage of resources. 

Northern

Grasshoppers destroy crops

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:45
A plague of grasshoppers is destroying crops and plants in the northern part of Uudhiya, Okankolo constituency, in Oshikoto region.

Coastal

Gambling house up in flames

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:30

Crowds of commuters gathered in the main street of Walvis Bay in the early morning rush hour while the fire brigade battled flames in a popular gambling house.

Speed

Special VW Polo Vivo Storm

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 09:15
The maker describes it as ‘visually striking’ which means its special features are all cosmetic - but they are quite striking.

Entertainment

DJ Alba taking centre stage

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 10:15
Popular female DJ Alba Hamukwaya, known by her stage name DJ Alba, moved her career to higher ranking after her debut performance last year at the Windhoek Show Grounds for the Doctatainments’ first anniversary.