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Truck and car collides on B2 coastal road

Truck and car collides on B2 coastal road

Well-known resident seriously injured…. Eileen van der Schyff A 30-year-old Walvis Bay resident, Gabriela Jacobs, remains hospitalised in the Welwitschia Private Hospital in a serious condition, after the vehicle in which she traveled on the B2 coastal road slammed into a truck near Langstrand on Wednesday evening. Jacobs was driving from the direction of Swakopmund […]

Innovative food product produced in Walvis Bay

Innovative food product produced in Walvis Bay

Floris Steenkamp An innovative range of highly affordable food products, which can stay fresh for up to two years in storage temperatures of up to 55 Degree Celsius, is soon to be produced in Walvis Bay and distributed for wholesale and retail countrywide and even to Namibia’s neighbouring states. The African Deli anticipates to start […]

Economy to remain weak

Economy to remain weak

The Bank of Namibia this week in its latest Monetary Policy Statement said domestic economic activity continued to slow down in the first six month of 2019. The slowdown is reflected in the mining-, construction-, electricity-, wholesale- and retail sectors. Other sectors which did show an upswing are the manufacturing-, transport and communication sectors. The […]

“Deadly Medicine” exhibition is both provocative and disturbing

“Deadly Medicine” exhibition is both provocative and disturbing

Exhibition sheds light on how the Nazi’s developed its therory of “superior race” The `Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race’ exhibition is currently on show at the new gallery space at the Lüderitz Maritime Museum in Lüderitz in !Nami#Nus Constituency in Karas Region. The exhibition was officially launched in the region by Cllr. Jan Scholtz, […]

Young man with Down Syndrome missing

Young man with Down Syndrome missing

Eileen van der Schyff A 21-year-old Zambian man with Down Syndrome went missing at sea point in Walvis Bay next to the fishmeal plant. He doesn’t know Walvis Bay as he just arrived with his brother who is a truck driver. Peter Cardoso was wearing a pair of blue jeans and a brown jersey and […]

Rape suspect appears in court

Rape suspect appears in court

Accused Usakos resident Denzel Gawub (21) charged with rape of a 26-year-old woman made his first appearance at the Usakos Magistrate court on Wednesday morning. Gawub is accused of allegedly attacking and threatening the 26-year-old complainant before forcing himself on her on Monday this week at the Spitzkoppe area. According to Erongo Region Crimes Coordinator, […]

Wage agreement signed

Wage agreement signed

Rudi Bowe Kuiseb Fishing Enterprises (KFE) and the Namibia Fishing Industry and Fisher-man Workers Union (NFI & FWU) signed a recognition and procedural agreement on Wednesday, 7 August in Walvis Bay. KFE and NFI& FWU have agreed to enter into there cognition and procedural agreement to simply manage industrial relations between both parties. The agreement […]

From Swakopmund to Moscow

From Swakopmund to Moscow

Raised in the coastal town of Swakopmund, Aina Talishi Ihambo graduated as a medical practitioner in Russia in June this year. Aina attended Swakopmund Primary School and completed her Grade 12 at Namib High School in Swakopmund. Namib Times interviewed her recently upon her arrival back on Namibian soil. Talking about her upbringing, Aina praised […]

FNB Betterball Stableford at Rossmund

FNB Betterball Stableford at Rossmund

On Saturday 10 August 40 golfers played some of their best golf at the annual First National Bank (FNB) Betterball Stableford Competition at Rossmund Golf Course. Stuart Salt outdid himself by shooting a “Hole in One” on Number 7. 2-clubs went to Stanley Gawanab, Lesley Stevens and Stuart Salt – wow Stuart your eye was […]

Coastal bowlers at Glenbrynth Senior Pairs

Coastal bowlers at Glenbrynth Senior Pairs

This past weekend seven bowlers from the coast participated against twenty bowlers from the central clubs in the annual Glenbrynth Senior Pairs Tournament for the eighteenth consecutive year. This tournament sponsored by Glenbrynth and hosted by TransNamib Bowling Club was open to mixed bowlers over 50. Four games were played on Saturday and two on […]

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