TWO TRUSTCO subsidiaries operating in the remotest corners of the North-West of Namibia, Northern Namibia Development Company (NNDC) and Morse, are the first private sector companies to throw a lifeline to the marginalised communities from the area that for the past seven years are in...

News

Suspect was whistle-blowing

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 13:45

THE manager of a petrol station in Rundu, Francois Poolman, who is in custody with an accomplice for the alleged theft of close to N$1 million at a petrol station in Rundu, astonishingly discovered, investigated and reported the crime first.

Scholtz claims conspiracy

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 13:45

The man who became notorious as a Facebook sensation which eventually led to his arrest as an alleged  fugitive from justice, Jacobus Scholtz,  undertook to stand  trial in Rehoboth, claiming that he is now the victim of  threats of violence.

Youth's right to sex education

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 13:45

Young people’s sexual and reproductive health and rights are not only crucial but should be provided to avoid unwanted pregnancies and risky sexual behaviour.    

Sport

BA after Maova and Terdius

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 13:30

Black Africa’s persuasive attempt to sign up Civics and Brave Warriors goalkeeper Edward Maova received a big blow after Maova renewed his contract with Civics a fortnight ago to end the speculations about his move.

Editorial

The African Tale

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 13:45

Africa. It’s the continent of life. With fertile grounds and an abundance of wildlife it is obvious that is has much potential. And 250 000 years ago, it birthed a new species that would change the face of the planet. A species known as homo sapiens.

Why do we celebrate African Day?

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 13:30

Africa Day is celebrated as a public holiday only in six African countries, including Namibia, which lays bare the disunity of Africa and shatters the dream of a United Africa that might never see the light of the day, in the absence of a deeper meaning of the challenges facing the con

Disarm ignorance

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 13:30

FOR more than two hundred years, firearms evolved into a chromosome of Namibian society.

Northern

Rio Tinto looking for copper

Friday, May 20, 2016 - 10:45

Mining giant, Rio Tinto is forging ahead with a search for copper deposit in Namibia’s Kavango East Region, despite the unfavourable global commodity prices.

Coastal

Millions reinvested in fishing

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 13:30

A new canning and fishmeal plant at Etosha Fishing in Walvis Bay is nearing completion and good pilchard catches towards the end of the year will see the new plant commissioned.

Speed

Opel Astra’s economic thrill

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 13:15

The all-new Opel Astra Essentia is all it promised and much more as it glides smoothly on the road and sets the standard with a number of segment firsts.

Entertainment

NAMAs glam and glitches

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 08:00
The 6th Namibia Annual Music Awards (NAMAs) at the weekend was all about glitz and glamour, with both men and women wearing designer attire, and artists who entered hoping to walk away with the grand prize.