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Swakopmund’s first-goat Paulina has two lambs

Swakopmund’s first-goat Paulina has two lambs

Swakopmund Mayor Paulina Nashilundo pays courtesy visit to her namesake.   Swakopmund Mayor Paulina Nashilundo on Friday paid a courtesy visit to her namesake, a she-goat which was donated by Councillor Uahimisa Kaapehi at last year’s Mayoral Development Fund Fundraising gala dinner. And there was so much reason for this courtesy visit: Paulina the goat […]

Four stocktheft suspects arrested

Four stocktheft suspects arrested

The four outstanding suspects of the five stocktheft suspects who allegedly stole 14 donkeys between Friday and Saturday from the grazing field at Omutiuanduko village in the Omatjete Resettlement area, was arrested at Tsawises Pos, Khorixas area, yesterday morning. The four suspects ran away before being apprehended on Saturday, while one suspect was already arrested, […]

Dream come true for Young Namibian Riders

Dream come true for Young Namibian Riders

Three young Namibian Endurance riders will be leaving for Valeggio sul Mincio in Italy to compete at the 2017 Fei Meyden World Endurance Championships for Young Riders from 22 – 24 September. The Namibian riders will be competing with a total of 159 other riders from 34 countries. The distance is a 120 km ride. […]

US-pilot offers four-day specialist helicopter flight training

US-pilot offers four-day specialist helicopter flight training

Ten helicopter pilots from Namibia took part in a specialist helicopter flight training course in Swakopmund this week. The course was presented by chief pilot Simon Jones from Los Angeles, California, a helicopter pilot specialising in the flight of Robinson helicopters. The course was organized by NAMAGRI Aviation Services, who is the leading distributor of […]

Walvis Bay mayor has message of hope amidst town’s economic hardship

Walvis Bay mayor has message of hope amidst town’s economic hardship

During an ordinary council meeting Tuesday night, the Mayor of Walvis Bay, Clr. Alderman Immanuel Wilfried had a message of hope to the local economy, which is currently severely pressed by the economic downturn which virtually spares no business, public institution or household. Job losses is the biggest headache. According to Wilfried a more positive […]

Its now or never to get back in the Receiver’s good books

Taxpayers who are not in good standing at the Receiver of Revenue has been given a second chance to do so, thanks to an extended “amnesty”, announced earlier this week. An amnesty period concluded on 31 July made provision for penalties on taxes in arrears to be written off entirely, but this new round is […]

Kambueshe: “Rising crime must be answered with a plan and not only a speech”

Swakopmund constituency councilor Juuso Kambueshe has condemned the brutal murder of elderly residents in August in his constituency, stating it has made him realise his shortcomings as leader. In an interview with namib times he not only took responsibility as leader in a most admirable way, Kambueshe also called on regional leaders, including himself, to […]

“Merge the Erongo Expo and Swakopmund’s SWAITEX”

“Merge the Erongo Expo and Swakopmund’s SWAITEX”

If the Chief Executive Officer of the Namibia Ports Authority (Namport), Mr Bisey Uirab has his way, the road is paved for a merger of two of the coast’s biggest trade expo’s – the Namport Erongo Business and Tourism Expo and the Swakopmund International Trade Expo (SWAITEX). At the recent launch of 2017 Erongo Trade […]

Hartmann murder suspect also sustained a broken leg during arrest at Outjo – sources

The main suspect in the murder of Manfred Hartmann, an elderly resident of Swakopmund on 18 August this year is still recovering in a Windhoek hospital from a gunshot wound from a policeman’s firearm. He fled Swakopmund after the murder and was shot lees than twelve hours later resisting arrest at Outjo. Meanwhile, the Namibian […]

Swakopmund Team in Quarter Finals

Swakopmund Team in Quarter Finals

On Saturday 02 September 2017, the women’s volleyball team qualified for the quarter finals at the first round of the 2017 Bank Windhoek NVF Cup. The event kicked off with 24 teams from all corners of the country participating. Teams from all Regional Associations participated in the Group Stage of the competition that was held […]