SUSPICION are threating to derail public support for the Namibian police with police officers and infrastructure exposed in serious organized crimes  like armed robbery, poaching, corruption and bribery.In the past weeks, police officers appeared in courts countrywide for serious criminal...

News

“Church made me crazy”

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
Johanna Johannes who was a first year Human Resources Student at the Polytechnic of Namibia in 2012 has since dropped her studies after she became mentally unstable, a condition she blames on her church.

Pastor “fondled buttocks”

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
A prominent pastor of the Assembly Pentecostal church at Ondangwa is set for an appearance in the town’s magistrates’ court next month on a charge of indecent assault.

Wendelinus scores civil claim

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
The Ministry of Safety and Security compensated Namibian gay and lesbian activist and former Mr Gay Namibia, Wendelinus Hamutenya, by paying out a sum of N$60 000 last week, for a civil claim of an unlawful arrest and detention in which he was forcefully stripped naked last year.

Sport

Grootboom one of the best

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
Since joining Black Africa some 10 years ago, Sidwel ‘Abongile’ Grootboom was more of a spectator at his current club BA with the likes of Arnold Subeb and Jakes Mabuku preferred ahead of him in the pecking order, but during the past 13 months Grootboom has matured into one of the most accom

Business

Petrol price insights

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
With Namibia’s ambition to become a logistics and transportation hub for Southern Africa in mind, the price of fuel and energy in the country becomes ever more prominent. 

Editorial

Roads in Rural Namibia Remain Wanting

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
Travelling on the Dordabis/Leonardville road to Aminuis in Omaheke continue to present marvelous landscapes along commercial farms, good quality cattle of all kinds along the road, especially within the commercial areas of farming, mixed in with sporadic tourist attraction sites modeled on o

The pain of choice

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
The presidential choices of the next few days and weeks is not about who to appoint in government and as trusted and closest advisors to State House for the next five years, but who can a president afford to leave out in taking the country and its people forward.

Northern

Mild rains in Northern regions

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
Though not much heavy rain has been experienced in the Northern regions since the start of the rainy season in November, current signs on the ground are indicating a positive rainy season ahead.

Coastal

Burglaries rock Walvis

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
In a renewed spate of burglaries at businesses and other institutions, thieves targeted a secondary school and a chemicals business in Walvis Bay over the weekend, getting away with valuables and also damaging property in the process. 

Speed

Car theft ‘Namibian style’

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
Deputy Chief of the City Police traffic management unit, Adam Eiseb has warned Namibian motorists to take extra care when leaving their vehicles and to physically ensure that all doors and window are properly locked whenever the automobile is unattended. 

Entertainment

Paulina trains models

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 08:00
Former Miss Namibia, Paulina Malulu, is sharing the knowledge she has gained thus far in both the modeling and pageantry industry with aspiring models.