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Festive message by Walvis Bay Mayor

Festive message by Walvis Bay Mayor

As we prepare for the traditional festive season, there are carols to sing, many a tree to trim, and stockings to hang in anticipation of the families and friends gathering to celebrate, give thanks and look forward to the New Year 2016. Across the Port City of Walvis Bay, the holiday period is celebrated in […]

Namib Times wishes you a Merry Christmas

Namib Times wishes you a Merry Christmas

To our esteemed advertisers and readers, may you have a blessed Christmas day, with your loved ones and friends. It is a day to rejoice and to rejuvenate. Take care and blessings.

Afwesige stopborde gaan ongelukke veroorsaak:

Afwesige stopborde gaan ongelukke veroorsaak:

 Ek beskou myself as ‘n veilige bestuurder, maar gisteroggend was dit so hittete.  Ek wou die kruising van 6de Weg en Hage Geingobstraat oorsteek met my motor, en het amper teen ‘n ander motor gebots wat in Hage Geingobstraat afry. Dit is toe dat ek ontdek ek moes stop by ‘n stopstraat, maar daar is geen […]

At the drags

At the drags

The weather played along and the drags turned out to be a fun-filled day for all visitors and all the racers. There were approximately 57 entries. Allan Martin recorded the fastest time with his – Nissan Skyline GTR with a time of 11:66. For the bike division Ernst Visser with his Suzuki 1000CC-   10.09. One […]

NBF announces new Board

NBF announces new Board

NBF announces new board: The Namibia Boxing Federation (NBF) on Friday announced its new interim board for amateur boxing. The board members were selected at a meeting held at A Shipena Secondary School in Windhoek at the beginning of this month.   During the meeting, NBF President Kelly Nghixulifwa and the federation’s Secretary-General, Joseph Kaperu […]

Legendary rally driver Lukas Hipondoka loses son in road accident

Legendary rally driver Lukas Hipondoka loses son in road accident

A 25-year-old man identified as Lucentio Lopes (pictured above), the son of legendary rally driver Lukas Hipondoka, died in hospital after he was involved in a tragic accident which involved four vehicles.   The accident took place on Friday evening on the road between Usakos and Arandis. The accident was confirmed by Nampol Detective Chief […]

Swapo regional denies Walvis Bay town council reshuffle

Swapo regional denies Walvis Bay town council reshuffle

Swapo regional denies reshuffle of Walvis Bay town council: The Swapo Party Regional Coordinator in Erongo, Philipus Heita has denied accusations that he proposed that the new councillors for the Walvis Bay Municipality be reshuffled. Contacted for comment on Thursday, Reinhold Shipwikineni, the Swapo branch coordinator for Okahenge at Walvis Bay told Nampa that Heita […]

Namibia loves Zip Zap Circus

Namibia loves Zip Zap Circus

Everyone loves Zip Zap Circus: wakopmund is best known as a holiday destination and every year it proofs its title to visitors and residents, with many events taking place and too many fun activities happening, you would not want to be at someplace else but Swakopmund. Over 100 people flocked to the Dome on Friday […]

Pilchard quota announcement only after 28 December

Pilchard quota announcement only after 28 December

The pelagic fishing industry’s hopes were dashed that a pilchard quota announcement would be made by day end yesterday. News were however, that Fisheries Minister Bernhardt Esau is currently out of the country and would only make an announcement after 28 December upon his return. A total allowable catch (TAC) of 25 000 tons of […]

More reason to be over the moon this Christmas

More reason to be over the moon this Christmas

Holiday makers and coastal residents who are fortunate enough to have open, clear night skies on Christmas Eve must make an added effort to view the full moon rising. This is the first time in approxi-mately 38 years that full moon coincides with Christmas Eve. The sun will totally illuminate the moon at approximately 23:11. […]