AN attempt by members of the banned United Democratic Party (UDP) to stoke new fires of unrest from the embers of the failed 1999 Caprivi rebellion failed, leading to the arrest of six ringleaders at an illegal meeting just outside of Katima Mulilo on Sunday. The six, Aldrin Mahulilo,...


Alleged pedophile gets trial dates

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 08:15

Marthinus Pretorius, who was in 2012 charged with child rape and human
trafficking in Swakopmund, finally received a state-funded lawyer with his
trial dates set for October. 

Nam, Bots joint military exercise

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 08:15

According to a press
statement,  the Ministry of Defence the Namibian Defence Force (NDF) and
the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) will hold a combined bilateral battalion level



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. 


Getting to Know Miss Namibia 2018

STRIKE A POSE: From left to right: Contestants Anna Shiweda, Miss Namibia 2018, Selma Kamanya and Wilri van Taak. Photo: Marthina Mutanga
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 09:15

Encouraging education for women is a personal goal

CROWNED Miss Namibia 2018, 21-year-old Selma Kamanya stole the hearts of the crowd and judges at a fully-packed Country Club Resort in Windhoek on Saturday.