A businesswoman of Walvis Bay sought legal intervention from her lawyer, after being victimized in her shop by six police officers last week over a matter that turned out to be a normal customer complaint.Alida Füller, the owner of Dreamwork Creations, said on Tuesday, 26 May, she was forced into...

News

Town trapped in vice

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
THE beleaguered Omaruru Town, riddled with crime and an ongoing wrangle between the suspended town council and the Ministry of Local Government and Housing, is facing another blow, with prominent businessman Bernard (Rudily)

Armed robbery at hospital

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
A surge in armed robberies of late in Namibia delivered a punch to the country’s underbelly on Monday morning, 25 May, when the Welwitschia MediPark in Walvis Bay became the latest victim of an armed robbery.

What the heck Lady May?

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
Namibian award-winning artist, Lady May, real name Martha Namundjebo, used words such as ‘Oh, my G*d, s**t, what the h*ck, h*ll yeah,’ as well as calling the First Lady ‘my love’ during her speech at an event when the First Lady, Monica Geingos had a meeting with women in the entertainment i

Sport

Brave Warriors smell victory

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
After a slow start to this year’s Council of Southern African Football Association (COSAFA) Cup currently ongoing in South Africa, the Brave Warriors are on a brink of winning its first ever major trophy.

Business

Calle wants green jobs

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
The Minister of Finance addressed the 2015 Private Sector Seminar on Green Jobs in the capital recently when Minister Calle Schlettwein said that, “the government expects the private sector as the engine of growth to invest in the productive capacity of the economy and in the manufacture of

Editorial

Keeping track of social development

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
There are new ideas being floated around the world as to  why countries should not measure economic performance and social investments by the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), an economic tool passionately used by economists, thinkers and investors alike.

Now we know the President’s assets

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
For the first time in the history of Namibia we do know that it is not sin for a Head of State to declare his assets. Now the world knows the economic worth of Namibia’s Head of State and if you still do not know, President Geingob is worth fifty million plus nog enetjie.

Wealth and worth worlds apart

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
WEALTH and worth might seem the same, but two separate Namibian events of international and historical significance should be a sobering reminder to Namibians that wealth and worth are actually worlds apart.

Northern

Staff shortage hampers railway

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
The construction of Oshakati-Ondangwa railway construction is reportedly experiencing a shortage of unskilled labour and Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) subcontractors to assist the main contractor to finish the job on time.

Coastal

SMEs financially crippled

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
Despite the fact that Nami-bian small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) contribute as much as 30% to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and drastically curbed unemployment, this sector remains crippled by limited access to finance for start-ups and financing of micro and small ent

Speed

Drags, Speed and Sound

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 08:00
The Rehoboth Motor Club played host to popular South African motoring enthusiast magazine Speed and Sound last weekend at the Okahandja Airstrip north of the capital.

Entertainment