The price of fuel would have to increase with an additional 15 to 40 cents per litre to finance bulk fuel storage. This scenario will be hitting consumers within the next year or so.The drastic increase in the levy raised by the Namibia Energy Fund’s (NEF) to finance the multi-billion Strategic Oil...

News

Indigenous plant book

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10:30
A book outlining the utilisation and commercial value of Namibia's indigenous plants was launched in Windhoek recently.

Wild horses get gift

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10:30
It is not known how long the Namib Desert wild horse have lived in the Namib Desert, but locals speculate they have been there since 'German times'.

Lüderitz students rewarded

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 09:15
Inaugurated three years ago to inspire the students of Luderitz, the Tim Ekandjo Education Awards once again handed over cash prizes to 18 top learners at the Luderitz Angra Peqeuna High School last Saturday.

Sport

Freyer back from Aigle

Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 08:00
Team KIA Namibia rider Martin Freyer has just returned from a two-week training camp at the International World Cycling (UCI) Centre in Aigle, Switzerland. 

Business

Fighting money laundering

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
The opening of an Anti-Money Laundering and Combatting Financing of Terrorism and Proliferation Financing Investigation Workshop for Namibian law enforcement agencies and personnel took place in Windhoek at the Safari Hotel on Monday.

Editorial

Trade expositions need direction

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
Industrial, trade and traditional expositions are slowly becoming part of the business culture in a country that urgently needs new innovations in technology and service delivery as part of the overall economic development.

Mzee Kaukungua Retires

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
Virtually all that can be said about one of Namibia’s children of the storm has reached the public. 

Mzee - A symbol for our youth

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
THE last farewell note of the bugle echoing from the rock face of the Auas Mountains accompanying Mzee Kaukungua - a towering and formidable force - to his eternal resting place is hopefully the wake-up call to all Namibians to bury prejudice and ignorance that so stubbornly stifles nation b

Northern

Coca Cola in short supply

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 09:00
The soft drink Coca Cola will remain in short supply countrywide, despite the Oshakati and Ongwediva business community accusing the Coca Cola Namibia Bottling Company (CCBC) of poor service, discriminatory distribution and delivery practices.

Coastal

Lagoon erven not for sale

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
Walvis Bay residents’ fears are now partly put to rest, after it transpired the local authority is not intending to sell its prime properties, plots 4939 and 4941, in the town’s lagoon suburb to develop a waterfront.

Speed

Enduro goes to the farm

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
The seventh round of the Namibian National Enduro Series is all set for Saturday, 20 September, at Farm Ravensburg, 10km beyond Gross Barmen.  

Entertainment

Ansua triumphs in SA

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:00
Namibian-born Ansua Hammerslaght, one of the finalists in the South African annual contest, ‘Winter Queen out of Africa’, scooped a one-year modelling contract.