WINDHOEK - Come Sunday Morning, only one fighter will be able to call himself a world champion at Junior Welterweight.Namibia’s renowned Julius ‘Blue Machine’ Indongo will hit the ring to face America’s Terence Crawford, in a battle of unbeaten 140-pounders in Nebraska, USA.Both gladiators will...


NCA abattoirs operated by private entities

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 08:00
WINDHOEK –Government had found new operators for the abattoirs operated by Meatco in Oshakati and Katima Mulilo which shut down in 2016 due to high operation cost to ease the burden of the farmers in the northern communal areas (NCA) when it comes to marketing and selling their livestock.

Honorary degrees for sale

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 07:45

WINDHOEK - A London-based university which just recently handed out honorary doctoral degrees to three Namibian businessmen is purported to be a fake university.



Friday, August 18, 2017 - 09:00
As a parent, there’s nothing that makes me more proud seeing other parents over weekends sacrificing sleep and general rest by attending their children’s extra-mural activities like soccer and rugby games.

Reality Check

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 08:00
THE political choices that Namibians are faced with are not for the second term of the President, Dr Hage Geingob, like the various interests groups want Namibians to believe.

Food, Waves and Particles

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 08:00
Every so often, I hear someone confuse ‘radiation’ and ‘radioactivity.’ These are two wildly different concepts, but they’re usually conflated in an attempt to convince someone that, say, microwaving food is unhealthy, because it uses radiation to heat the food – “How can that be healthy?” Fort


Tsumeb celebrates Olympic Day

FUTURE OLYMPIANS: Learners enjoying themselves. Photo contributed
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 12:15
The event, which was organised by the Olympic Committee of Namibia, together with the Municipality of Tsumeb, attracted closed to 41 schools from the Oshikoto Region.


Another arrest in Henties mayor case

UNDERHANDED: Herman Honeb. Photo contributed
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 13:45
A SECOND person was arrested for dealing in stolen goods in a case linked to Henties Bay mayor, Herman Honeb.
Police swooped in on the mayor of Henties Bay about two weeks ago after he was implicated in a case of dealing in suspected stolen goods.


Affordable cars

THRIVING: Auto Link Namibia (inset) Joe Zhaol, the owner and Managing Director of Auto Link Namibia.  Photo: Zorena Jantze
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 14:00
Most Namibians marvel at the thought of owning a modern car, however shy away from the prospect as the generally high prices of new car models are bound to leave their pockets empty for unending periods due to debt traps.