The reputation of the Namibian Brahman Stud reached an abyss when the title of Bull of the Year (2014) of the Southern Africa Breeders’ Bull Association was withdrawn from the bull, Lared Shepard DB 11/300, owned by prominent stud farmer and businessperson, Danie Botes.The bull’s sire could not be...

News

Son assaults mother over pension

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 08:00
The Oshakati Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded into custody a man who has threatened to kill his mother for allegedly refusing to surrender her pension money to him and assaulting her. He also allegedly set fire to her hut.

Sport

Miguel available if called

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 08:00
Norwegian-based defender Miguel Hamutenya who plays club football for Hønefoss Ball-klubb in the Norwegian First Division has told Informante Sport that he will make himself available for the Brave Warriors at the Council of Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA) Cup in May, if call

Business

Power set to cost more

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 08:00
With neighbouring South Africa reeling from days of load shedding, NamPower’s mana-ging director Paulinus Shilamba has come clean on the state of electricity supply in Namibia this week. 

Editorial

Unfolding Cuba/US Relations

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 08:00
The world is abuzz with US/Cuban relations and speculation is rife on whether negotiations between the two countries are a withering breeze or winds of change. Evidently there is remarkable movement, but it is early days to predict the final result.

Stay the course of change

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 08:00
IT might come as a surprise to politicians and decision makers, but most if not all media practitioners do not want to write about the bad things in society, because they are part of the very same society whose worst characteristics become public knowledge.

Northern

Narrow roads cause accidents

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 08:00
Namibia has been rated as foremost in Africa for the high number of people dying at from road accidents occurring on narrow national roads during long distance travelling.

Coastal

Tax arrests investigations escalate

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 08:00
The arrest earlier this week by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) of Tsumeb businessman Karel “Callie” Grünschloss, 57, and a senior tax investigator in the Receiver of Revenue’s forensic auditing department Eustace Mujohn Mujohn, 39, is only the tip of the iceberg. 

Speed

An Air Show for Africa

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 08:00
Trustco has committed a million Namibia dollars to the realisation of the first international air show in Namibia in twenty years, backing the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) to host the Trustco Namibia International Air Show at the Hosea Kutako International Airport on 1 Augus

Entertainment

Namas in full swing

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 08:00
A total of 30 live performances are lined up to perform over two days during the Namibian Annual Music Awards (NAMAs) 2015, slated for 1 and 2 May in Swakopmund.