Police became suspicious when searching a vehicle of two Chinese nationals and after further investigation they found cut ivory pieces hidden in coffee and Milo tins. “They were arrested during lunch hour while on their way to the Hosea Kutako International Airport. They wanted to fly to China...

News

Expectant woman killed

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 09:30
A 28–year-old pregnant woman at Mariental lost her and her unborn baby’s lives in yet another incident of gender-based violence in southern Namibia after she was brutally stabbed by her lover at the farm Ganus in the Gibeon district on Friday, 2 December 2016.

Rape cases unrelenting

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 09:15
The launch of 16 days of Activism against Gender Based Violence last month presented that most of the GBV perpetrators are men who are either raping babies, young girls or abusing their partners.

Well murderer fires lawyer

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 09:00
One of the suspects who were found guilty a week ago on two murder charges has led the Windhoek high court to reschedule the pre-sentencing proceedings which were set to start yesterday, 7 December, because he has terminated his lawyer, Titus Mbaeva’s services, and applied for a new one.

Sport

Indongo moves up in rankings

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 07:30
The lanky southpaw Indongo nailed Troyanovsky with a scorching left hand to the jaw 40 seconds into the first round that sent the Russian fighter down flat on his back. Troyanovsky was badly hurt from the shot and didn’t even try to get up.

Editorial

Aids slowing but still kills

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 08:45
The NHSS is conducted every second year in order to determine the HIV prevalence among pregnant women attending antenatal care (ANC) clinics at public facilities throughout the country. 

Nam conservation best in world

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 08:45
Namibia conservation policies are hailed as being among the best in the world and the country continues to review and update them to fit the changing circumstances and needs of the conservation effort.

Be SUNSMART this summer

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 08:45
As part of its latest campaign dubbed, “Save your Skin”, the Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN) is reminding all Namibians to be ‘sun-smart’ during the holiday by protecting their skins against harmful sun rays. 

Northern

TRUSTCO DONATES

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 07:45
The Trustco employees, in the spirit of sharing and giving leading up to the festive season,  saw this act of goodwill not only as part of their social responsibility, but as a genuine and heartfelt need to make a difference in the lives of those that should have our respect and gratitude for w

Coastal

Trans-rail scope expanded

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 08:00
Botswanan Transport and Communications Minister Kitso Mokaila told parliament in Gaberone that the project was planned in 2010 as a 1 500 kilometre railway line for the transportation of coal bound for Europe which would be  exported from the Mmamabula Colliery, in Botswana, to the port of Walv

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

Queen of Otyaka resurfaces

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 07:30
The new album will be her fourth. Her musical strength has been witnessed since she broke into the music industry, and through the many collaborations that she had been mixing.