Photography for Namibian museums

The Museums Association of Namibia with the support of the National Arts Council recently conducted a two day training workshop on `Photography for Namibian Museums’.  The workshop was facilitated by two professional photographers, Leigh Daniz and Leitago Narib, who trained a group of 18 museum workers. 

Stars? discipline problem

When the MTC Premiership season started, the most supported club in the country, African Stars, seemed to be among the top contenders for the title that is currently with Black Africa, after they last won the title two seasons back.

THE GREAT ESCAPE ?Hangula freed card-cloner? ? Accomplice

The ringleader and first accused in a record N$1.5 million bank card cloning fraud case, Amirthalingam Pugalnanthy, a Sri Lankan national (also known as Shiva), was allegedly granted free passage to flee Namibia in February 2009 after paying a N$150,000 bribe to Prisons Deputy Commissioner Tuhafeni Hangula.

Fisheries fines invalid

Namibia’s Fisheries Inspectors are guard dogs without teeth and all fines and law enforcement measures applied by them in the past may in fact be illegal and invalid. This is the result of an inquiry by Informanté only days before the start of the festive season when thousands of anglers and rock lobster divers will converge on the coastal region.