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Shotokan Karate Academy Swakopmund vereer hul presteerders

Shotokan Karate Academy Swakopmund vereer hul presteerders

Shotokan Karate Akademie se prysuitdeling vir die jaar 2016 het plaasgevind Donderdag, 10 November, waartydens die studente met toekennings beloon is vir hul harde werk gedurende hierdie jaar. Met ‘n terugblik op 2016 se prestasies was beslis die hoogtepunt hierdie jaar se JSKA Wêreld Kampioenskappe wat vir die eerste keer in die geskiedenis op eie […]

12 year old girl and woman raped over the weekend

It is alleged that on 12 November between 21:00 and 22:00 the victim, 47 years old, was raped by an unknown suspect in Uis location while she was on her way home from drinking places. The suspect allegedly pulled the victim to the riverbed near Sundowner Bar and raped her. “It is alleged that the […]

Make use of last days of gun amnesty

Inhabitants of Erongo Region are reminded that the deadline for a countrywide gun amnesty is fast approaching, providing them with last minute opportunities to hand in illegal firearms and ammunition without risking criminal prosecution. The reminder was extended recently by Warrant Officer Iileni Shapumba of Nampol in Erongo Region. According to warrant Shapumba, Nampol started […]

Body of newborn discovered in waste skip in Swakopmund

On Sunday, 13 November between 14:00 and 16:00 a man discovered the body of a fully developed newborn baby in a waste skip behind the cemetery in Tiras Street, Tulinawa location in Mondesa. Chief Inspector Erastus Iikuyu of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in Erongo region who confirmed the incident. It is alleged the man […]

Driver dies after crashing stolen car

A case culpable homicide was opened at Karibib police station after the driver lost control of a Toyota pick-up with registration number N78862W he was driving without the owner’s consent, the car overturned and the driver died on the scene. According to Chief Inspector Erastus Iikuyu of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in Erongo region, […]

2017 NAMA’s not to be hosted at Swakopmund

2017 NAMA’s not to be hosted at Swakopmund

The organising committee of the Namibia Music Awards (NAMA’s0) hosted an information sharing session in Swakopmund at Swakopmund Sands Hotel this past Saturday with artist based in the Erongo region as part of the ongoing NAMA information session with potential artists. The main aim of the information session was to ensure that all the artists […]

Restaurant 22°South closed – NamPort cancels lease agreement

Restaurant 22°South closed – NamPort cancels lease agreement

The popular restaurant at the base of the Swakopmund lighthouse, 22° South, has closed its doors at the end of October after the lease agreement with the owner of the property, NamPort, was terminated. The restaurant owner, Silvio Magri, will still continue with the frozen food product line. Initially the lease agreement between the Namibian […]

2016 FNB Sages tournament ends at Rossmund

2016 FNB Sages tournament ends at Rossmund

The FNB Annual Interbranch SAGES Tournament ended at Rossmund GC on Friday evening, 4 November with a gala dinner and prizegiving. Brian Kandanga, Area Sales and Service Manager for FNB Namibia welcomed the atmosphere and camaraderie amongst the players and confirmed that FNB would continue their support of this prestigious event on the Senior Golf […]

Call for a panel to solve housing need welcomed

Great enthusiasm exists for the establishment of a solution-orientated, hands-on panel of experts to address Namibia’s ongoing housing dilemma. This is after a suggestion to this effect was made at the Invest in Namibia international investors Conference in Windhoek earlier this week by the founder of the Namibia Property Group and current managing director, David […]

Activist lays charge at ICC to return monument to Germany

Activist lays charge at ICC to return monument to Germany

The Back to Germany Activists Movement has laid a case at the International Criminal Court (ICC) to have the German Kaiserlich Marine Soldiers Denkmal (Monument), located in Swakopmund, returned to Germany. The office of the Prosecutor of the ICC, Mark P Dillion, the Head of Information and Evidence Unit confirmed that indeed a case number […]