Former Namibian soccer international, Mohamed ‘Slice’ Ouseb, is behind bars regarding an alleged rape case since Monday, 19 September.This case that was initially reported a year ago, but was withdrawn after his family and that of the victim, known to be very close, made an agreement that he stays...

News

Gun dealer shoots himself

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 09:30
Well-known businessman and ammunition and firearms dealer in Windhoek, Sven Ahrens, 42, committed suicide by shooting himself yesterday morning, 21 September, near his residence at Finkenstein Estate, south of Windhoek.

Trad medicines scrutinised

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 09:30
A high number of people in Namibia still consult traditional or spiritual healers at some stage in their lives, some openly and some clandestinely, but it is part and parcel of Namibian culture.

Hooligans demolish traffic lights

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 09:30
The City of Windhoek has expressed concern about the spate of destruction of public property such as traffic lights and street lights by reckless drivers and those without valid driver’s licenses.

Sport

Wanderers’ top guns back

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 08:00
FNB Wanderers welcomed back its top players against Northern Platinum Rhinos on Saturday, 24 September, in the second match of the 2016 Rugby Gold Cup at the Wanderers club in Pioneers Park, Windhoek.

Editorial

Northern

Chicken disease in the North

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 09:00
ALONG with one of the worst droughts in Namibian history, an outbreak of Newcastle disease amongst chicken flocks in the rural areas of Northern Namibia is threatening the food security of families already struggling to make ends meet, directly.

Coastal

Coastal water supply strained

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 10:30
The lack of rain over the catchment areas of aquifers supplying coastal towns of potable water for the past three years will have severe consequences for consumers in the near future unless mitigating measures in the form of new infrastructure are not implemented soon.

Speed

Car insurance explained

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 08:00
IOL Motoring Staff

Most family cars have more than one driver: Mom, Dad and teenage kids may all wind up driving it at some stage.

Entertainment

The Unseen premiere

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 20:30
A new film ‘The Unseen’ about art, identity and solitude will premiere on Wednesday, 24 August, at the Alte Feste in Windhoek.