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News

Lightning strikes shebeen

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:00
Lighting struck a shebeen in the informal settlements of 8ste Laan in Otjomuise location in the wee hours of Tuesday (16 September), causing severe damage to the property but no one got hurt.

Fire destroys house

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:00
A family of 13 members lost their shack to a fire on Tuesday, 16 Sepember around 13h00 in 8ste Laan in Otjomuise location.  

No civic services for Babylon

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:00
Basic services such as electricity, health care, the provision of water to houses and schools, toilets and recreational facilities, remains a pipe dream for the residents of the informal settlement Babylon in Windhoek.

Sport

Freyer back from Aigle

Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 08:00
Team KIA Namibia rider Martin Freyer has just returned from a two-week training camp at the International World Cycling (UCI) Centre in Aigle, Switzerland. 

Business

Fighting money laundering

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
The opening of an Anti-Money Laundering and Combatting Financing of Terrorism and Proliferation Financing Investigation Workshop for Namibian law enforcement agencies and personnel took place in Windhoek at the Safari Hotel on Monday.

Editorial

Trade expositions need direction

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
Industrial, trade and traditional expositions are slowly becoming part of the business culture in a country that urgently needs new innovations in technology and service delivery as part of the overall economic development.

Mzee Kaukungua Retires

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
Virtually all that can be said about one of Namibia’s children of the storm has reached the public. 

Mzee - A symbol for our youth

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
THE last farewell note of the bugle echoing from the rock face of the Auas Mountains accompanying Mzee Kaukungua - a towering and formidable force - to his eternal resting place is hopefully the wake-up call to all Namibians to bury prejudice and ignorance that so stubbornly stifles nation b

Northern

Coca Cola in short supply

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 09:00
The soft drink Coca Cola will remain in short supply countrywide, despite the Oshakati and Ongwediva business community accusing the Coca Cola Namibia Bottling Company (CCBC) of poor service, discriminatory distribution and delivery practices.

Coastal

Lagoon erven not for sale

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
Walvis Bay residents’ fears are now partly put to rest, after it transpired the local authority is not intending to sell its prime properties, plots 4939 and 4941, in the town’s lagoon suburb to develop a waterfront.

Speed

Enduro goes to the farm

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
The seventh round of the Namibian National Enduro Series is all set for Saturday, 20 September, at Farm Ravensburg, 10km beyond Gross Barmen.  

Entertainment

Ansua triumphs in SA

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
Namibian-born Ansua Hammerslaght, one of the finalists in the South African annual contest, ‘Winter Queen out of Africa’, scooped a one-year modelling contract.