THE appearance of the Namibian sole survivor of the Henties Bay horror accident  in December last year, Jandré Dippenaar, in the Windhoek Magistrates’ Court yesterday, 22 July, on unrelated charges of assault, triggered an internal police investigation into various traffic warrants of arrest...


Rhinos get bodyguards

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

Private rhino protection initiatives will start tomorrow, 24 July, with the training of the first seven recruits who would assist in the containing and exposing of the five syndicates so far identified by the Ministry of Environment and Tourismspearheaded by Minister Pohamba Shifeta.

Students in visa trouble

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

The South African High Commission in Namibia is allegedly tardy in issuing visas and study permits to Namibian students to study in South Africa.

Mysterious shooting on Felsenquelle plot

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

A 52-year-old farmer, Peter Jacob was shot on his plot Felsenquelle that is located about 7km from Grootfontein on Tuesday, 21 July 2015 around 17h30. It is believed that Jacob was shot  in the head and chest by four unidentified men.


End to the Dash

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

One of Namibia’s biggest premier mountain biking competitions has been cancelled by its sole creator, owner and presenter Aiden de Lange.


Beware e-Wallet fraud

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

Leading cell-phone banker FNB Namibia has become a target for fraudsters who target its innovative and popular e-Wallet service.



Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

IT should be difficult if not impossible to imagine anything more cruel than the abuse of hope that eventually also renders the helpless hopeless, because they even gave up hope for better times to come.

The Vanishing Frontier

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

46 Years and three days ago, Neil Armstrong and Edwin ‘Buzz’ Aldrin became the first two of only twelve individuals to achieve the most remarkable feat mankind has yet achieved: They set foot on another world.

National health in crisis

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

When they say good health is wealth, then it must be understood that an unhealthy nation cannot improve its standard of living, let alone contribute to economic prosperity or fight against poverty.



W/Bay international air facility

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

The completion of upgrade at the Walvis Bay airport to the status of an international, all-day, all-weather air facility that can accommodate wide-bodied passenger aircraft will result in a significant number of tourist arrival flights from Windhoek’s Hosea Kutako International Airport relocat


Racing leg 5 at Tony Rust

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

All roads lead to the Tony Rust Raceway this weekend where the Windhoek Motor Club is set to host Leg 4 of the club and national champions in karting, circuit racing, quad ovals and drifting on Saturday.


Cameroonian drama in Windhoek

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 08:00

he Namibian premiere of the film, “W.A.K.A.” (An acronym for “Woman Acts for her Kid Adam”), directed by Cameroonian Francoise Ellong is to take place at Goethe-Centre in Windhoek on 25 July 2015.