The day of reckoning for Jandré Dippenaar is drawing closer with the police investigation into the horror accident between Swakopmund and Henties Bay in which six people died on 29 December 2014 nearing its end.Public pressure is mounting for action with complaints that the investigation is...

News

130m down Oshikango drain

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 08:00
A serious hazardous health situation is brewing at the far North central border towns and it will cost government about N$128,7 million to fund a rescue plan.

Poison leaf kills cattle

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 08:00
Communal farmers in Otjozondjupa Region are losing cattle at an alarming rate due to a plant known as ‘poison leaf’ (gifblaar) or Otjikurioma in OtjiHerero and Oshiwambo.

Mental ward escapee in court

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 08:00
The trial of a man said to have escaped from a mental institution of the Oshakati Intermediate Hospital after being referred to for observation began at the Oshakati Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday.

Sport

The saga continues at NPC

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 08:00
The Namibia Paralympics Committee (NPC) executive members are continuing to hold onto power despite concerns raised by regional members that their terms in office have expired.

Business

Tax and finance revamp

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 08:00
The Ministry of Finance has announced progress with the establishment of a new Revenue Agency for Namibia which will be responsible for the collection and assessment of all revenue due to the State, as well as for customs administration. 

Editorial

Honeymoon should be over

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 08:00
Now that the independence celebrations are over, hardwork should be put into first gear to realise the dreams of many who have not yet enjoyed the fruits of 25 years of freedom.

Celebrating independence in drought

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 08:00
As the country celebrates the Independence Silver Jubilee, the citizenry should take cognizance of the hundreds of thousands of people who could be impacted severely by the drought already gripping the country.

Northern

Mister Sister clinics roll on

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 08:00
The Mister Sister initiative started almost three years ago is making a positive contribution at enhanced access to primary health care in rural and remote populations in the Otjozondjupa, Omaheke and Khomas Regions. 

Coastal

Chinese start SADC Gateway Port

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 08:00
Chinese construction giant, China Harbour and Engineering Company (CHEC), commenced this week with the construction of an access road to the beach areas north of Walvis Bay where the company is due to start next month with the construction of Phase 1 of the SADC Gateway Port. 

Speed

Citroën DS4 ‘mon amour’

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 08:00
The Citroën DS4 is an exercise in French elegance with its stylised shape in creature comforts designed to encourage that feeling of ‘Joie de vivre,’ spiced up with plenty of modern innovation. 

Entertainment

International superstars coming to Nam

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 08:00
As part of the fifth anniversary of the Namibian Annual Music Awards (NAMAs), as well as the country’s independence, MTC is celebrating 25 years through music, with a host of international artists to perform in Windhoek in May.