NAMIBIANS will soon be forced to accept a changed behaviour towards alcohol abuse, identified as one of the root causes for gender-based violence (GBV) at a recently- held conference on GBV. Drastic steps such as to increase the age restriction to allow the use or purchase of alcohol from 18...

News

80 years for reign of terror

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 09:30
A reign of terror that turned Katima Mulilo into a war zone over a period of four months ended in an 80-year-prison sentence for Allen Kabika Mushe who unbelievably robbed, killed and wounded several victims from July 2004 until his eventual arrest in November 2004.

Love triangle murder

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 09:30
Nghishiiko Junias Shitilifa, 29, from Okatope in the Ohangwena Region appeared in the court on Tuesday (15 July) for killing Gabriel Gideon, 30, from Onamwilwa in the Ohangwena Region, allegedly over a girl. 

SORRY GENERAL!

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 09:30

“Hifindaka never shot at anybody” - Family

Sport

Skorpion Zinc Cup draws closer

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 08:00
Preparations are underway for the successful hosting of another memorable edition of the Skorpion Zinc Under-17 Cup which takes place from 22-25 August at the Sam Nujoma Stadium with a number of regional boy’s teams vying for recognition and top honours.

Business

Meatco demands documents

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 08:00
After recently incurring a loss of around N$100 000 in a single load of cattle due to incorrect permits, Meatco announced that it will henceforth strictly enforce export regulations in compliance with a number of EU regulations and procedures.

Editorial

Know your business competitive advantage

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 08:30
In business, lost opportunities never return, especially to private and public business entities and individuals who are not cognizant of their own niche market and competitive advantage as a result of less competition in their respective sector, or lack of market research.

Germany Crowned as Brazil Stars Crash

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 08:00
Oh my word! I have supported Brazil Stars for the better part of the last thirty years. I have seen them through thick and thin and never have they stooped this low. But, let me be quick to add: I stay with Brazil Stars. 

The unwritten code of friendship

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 08:00
It becomes more and more evident that countries and governments, just as entrepreneurs and businesses, must have a niche or an edge to be competitive or at best stay ahead of competition, especially when a country is as small as Namibia.

Northern

Ombudsman consulting widely

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 08:00
Ombudsman John Walters said his office is making significant progress with consultative workshops aimed at gaining the view of stakeholders in the human rights campaign in Namibia.

Coastal

Statistical illusion warning

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 08:00
Namibia’s Prime Minister Hage Geingob used the Seventh Conference of Heads of Missions in Swakopmund last Friday to re-sensitise the international community that although the country is ranked by the World Bank as an Upper Middle Income Country (UMIC), the reality is that many citizens are s

Speed

Peugeot 2008 DKR special

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 08:00
To go with its European debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Peugeot has revealed a lot more technical detail of its incredibly insectoid 2008 DKR, to be driven in the 2015 Dakar Rally by Carlos Sainz, Cyril Despres and Stéphane Peterhansel, as well as the designers’ reasoning behind tho

Entertainment

Big Ben against baby dumping

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 08:00
With the recent increase of baby dumping in the country, Afro-Jazz artist Big Ben, has released a song ‘Africa Unite (Against Baby Dumping)’, with the hope to help eradicate the menace.