Several residents of the leafy upmarket suburbs of Walvis Bay face the possibility of criminal charges after a huge scheme to bypass prepaid electricity meters was uncovered by a private investigator.In a statement released by the acting chief executive officer of Erongo RED, Fessor Mbango, the...

News

DBN steps up to Harambee plate

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 09:30
Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) CEO, Martin Inkumbi, has announced that the Bank is prioritising infrastructure and business projects which are aligned to the pillars of the Harambee Prosperity Plan (HPP).

IOL SPONSORS ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 08:30
IOL SPONSORS ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE
The Institute for Open Learning recently sponsored N$100 000 worth of equipment and text books to the best
performing regions who performed exceptionally well during the Grade 10 and 12 examinations of 2016. The award

Windhoek’s drinking water is safe

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 08:30
The City of Windhoek Scientific Services Laboratory does test the drinking water at certain in- or outlets on a daily basis, at some other places twice a week, while other points are being tested once a week or once a month. 

Sport

Stampede kills Angolan football fans

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:45
AT least 17 people have been killed in a stampede at a football stadium in the northern Angolan city of Uige, local officials say.
Hundreds more were reported to have been injured when supporters stormed the gates after failing to gain entry.

Editorial

A Nation United

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 08:45
THE Namibian nation is back on the unity track and those who want to ignore the resilience of the nation to stick together, especially when the going gets tough, must not ignore the signs that opportunism and populism fail nearly every time.

AN AFRICAN VOLK

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 08:45

Jamie Miller’s “An African Volk - The Apartheid Regime and its Search for Survival”, is an extraordinary book. It details the policies pursued by John Vorster during his tenure as Prime Minister (1966-1979). 

Northern

Brilliance of career sOLDIER

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:30

The former police regional commander for Oshana, retired Commissioner Ndahangwapo Kashihakumwa was considered one of the most successful senior police officers before his early retirement in 2015.

Coastal

KUISEB FLOW NO THREAT

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:00
News that the water in the Kuiseb River is flowing as high as the underside of the bridge crossing it on the C14, the road between Walvis Bay and Solitaire, caused quite a stir amongst Namibians from all walks of life. 
The initial strong flow reported by 

Speed

Special VW Polo Vivo Storm

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 09:15
The maker describes it as ‘visually striking’ which means its special features are all cosmetic - but they are quite striking.

Entertainment

DJ Alba taking centre stage

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 10:15
Popular female DJ Alba Hamukwaya, known by her stage name DJ Alba, moved her career to higher ranking after her debut performance last year at the Windhoek Show Grounds for the Doctatainments’ first anniversary.