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Erongo Regional Netball Team Second in National Netball Championships

Erongo Regional Netball Team Second in National Netball Championships

The Erongo Region Netball team come second in the inaugural Debmarine Senior National Netball Championships after losing in the final against Khomas Region 41-29 on Saturday evening in Windhoek. Only ten of the 14 regions in the country made it to Windhoek for the National Championships. Netball Namibia PRO Rebekka Goagoses said:”the match had been […]

Murder in Vineta

Four people were arrested within eighteen hours after the murder on Wednesday morning of 79-year old Rosvietha Sieglinde Strzelecki in her home in Swakopmund’s Vineta suburb. Two men entered the house at around 08:30 on Tuesday at 33 Richthofen Street and attacked Strzelecki and her husband, Siegfried Paul Strzelecki (81). The couple was severely assaulted […]

Police assault

Police assault

The reputation of law enforcement in Swakopmund has been dealt a blow over the weekend, after members of the town’s community policing, security officials and members of the Namibian Police assaulted a young man at a local night club. As a result of the assault the man suffered a torn retina to one of his […]

New hotel for Swakopmund CBD

New hotel for Swakopmund CBD

In as little as twenty-four months, Swakopmund will be home to yet another trendy, the Atrium Hotel, which will be situated in the central business district opposite the famous Hansa Hotel. The value of this development is estimated at N$70 million. According to one of the shareholders of this future development, Mr Gerhard van der […]

Swakopmund resident wins a brand new Nissan Np200 in PnP competition

Swakopmund resident wins a brand new Nissan Np200 in PnP competition

Swakopmund resident, 30-year old Romano Routh, is one of seven lucky Namibians who each walked away with a brand-new Nissan NP200 bakkie in the WIN A RIDE campaign of Pick n Pay (PnP) Namibia – a subsidiary of the Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group. And to add even more greatness to his lucky moment, the […]

B2 claims another life

B2 claims another life

A case of culpable homicide has been opened after an accident claimed the life of a 68-year-old woman. The incident took place about 25km before Arandis on Sunday, when the driver of a green VW Caddy pick-up lost control of the vehicle after a tyre blowout. The vehicle left the road and overturned. Auguste Hoebes […]

Seibeb’s suspected killers behing bars

The Namibian Police arrested two young men who are believed to have stabbed Heardly Sondag Seibeb (25) to death with a knife in Mondesa last Wednesday. Allois Gurirab, also known as Figo (20), was arrested on Monday in Mondesa and his alleged accomplice, Isaskar Uiseb also known as Easy (21), was arrested on Tuesday morning […]

Swakopmund Womens Soccer League

Swakopmund Womens Soccer League

The 2017/18 Swakopmund Women Soccer League commenced last Saturday 29 July 2017 at the Vineta and Mondesa sports fields. Dragon City were trounced Namib Daughters 12-1, the half time score was 7-0 in favour of Namib Daughters. Dragon City is the defending champions but they did not played like champs as Namib Daughters out played […]

Angry anglers given free permit for one month

Angry anglers given free permit for one month

The first cracks appeared in the Ministry of Fisheries’ recent announcement that recreational angling permits will in future cost N$50 per day or N$1500 per month. The Ministry issued a group of unhappy anglers with a month permit for free yesterday, after the anglers vented their frustrations with the situation yesterday during a meeting with […]

Swakopmund resident electrocuted by power generator

A 28-year-old man died in Mondesa’s Matutura location on Sunday after being electrocuted by a power generator. Timotheus Liepke reportedly connected electrical wires from the power generator to a battery without an invertor as go-between. The invertor would have reduced the power flow to the battery, but in the absence of the device Liepke was […]