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UNAM sinks Kudus on home turf

UNAM sinks Kudus on home turf

Windhoek-based Namibia Rugby Premier League outfit UNAM beat Kudus 22-05 here on Saturday to improve their points on the log standing. UNAM are third on the log with 29 points from their eight Rugby Premier League matches played thus far. Going into round eight of the Rugby Premier League, UNAM were third, level on 24 points on the log with United, while Kudus […]

Boukontrakteur stel sy saak oor Build Together

Boukontrakteur stel sy saak oor Build Together

Bay Construction, die reddingskontrakteur wat daarvan beskuldig word van swak bouwerk en afronding by tientalle Build Together huise in Narraville en Kuisebmond op Walvisbaai, het by monde van een van sy direkteure mnr Elwin Naidoo alle beskuldigings as ongegrond afgemaak. Na aanleiding van klagtes en berigte in die verband in die namib times die afgelope […]

Developer at Beach Break set to make N$300m

Developer at Beach Break set to make N$300m

The last of the best – This is how the newest beachfront development in Swakopmund located at pebble beach is being marketed – and it comes with a hefty price: Apartments are going between N$2 and N$7.2 million, while the reserve price for six beachfront erven to be auctioned soon stands at N$3.5 million each. […]

Civil claim of millions looms against Jandé Dippenaar

Civil claim of millions looms against Jandé Dippenaar

The long expected start of the murder trial against Jandré Dippenaar, who stands accused of causing the horrific car accident in December 2014 close to Henties Bay claiming the lives of six people, will only commence in January 2017. The case was postpon-ed yesterday in the Re-gional Court of Swakopmund to grant the defence more […]

Anglers, businesses and sport code clean up fish-mess

Anglers, businesses and sport code clean up fish-mess

Anglers left the fish cleaning facility at the Walvis Bay lagoon in such a mess in recent weeks, residents of the lagoon suburb, a local business and the Rock & Surf Angling Association decided to intervene to clean the area.” “Visitors frequent the lagoon walkway daily. I am ashamed over this dirty facility, not to […]

ICT changed the way Customs and Government work

ICT changed the way Customs and Government work

The Directorate of Customs and Excise in the Ministry of Finance says the integration of information and communication technology (ICT) will be a massive contributor to the success of customs organisations’ services. A statement issued by the directorate on Tuesday during International Customs Day said this year’s theme ‘Digital Customs: Progressive Engagement’ focuses on the […]

Across the board restructuring at Ekango Salt Refiners

Across the board restructuring at Ekango Salt Refiners

Ekango Salt Refiners, the producer and exporter of top-grade Namibian table salt in Walvis Bay, confirmed yesterday a restructuring of its work force, in lieu of expectations to raise current production output of 4 500 tons of table salt per month to 6 000 tons per month. Additionally, Ekango Salt Refiners through its holdings company, […]

Man verdrink by Sarah se Gat drinkplek by Waterfront

Man verdrink by Sarah se Gat  drinkplek by Waterfront

‘n Man het gistermiddag omstreeks 14:00, ten spyte van pleidooie om sy overskilligheid te staak, van die dak van Sarah Se Gat kroeg by die Walvisbaai Waterfront in die see gespring. Hy is net daarna aangetref waar hy met sy gesig na onder in die water gedryf het. Die man is kort daarna dood verklaar.

End of the road for Eckart Demasius

End of the road for Eckart Demasius

After a career of twenty-two years at the helm of the Swa-kopmund municipality, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Swakopmund Municipality, Mr Eckart De-masius, will see his last day in office on 9 May this year, fol-lowing confirmation the Swakopmund Town Council will not be renewing his five-year contract. Demasius was appointed town engineer […]

National Council rejects Local Authorities Amendment Bill

National Council rejects Local Authorities Amendment Bill

The Local Authorities Amendment Bill of 2015 was Wednesday rejected by the National Council (NC), responsible for reviewing proposed legislation before it is sent back to the National Assembly (NA) and Cabinet, and possibly signed into law by the head of state when all bodies are satisfied. Members of the NC strongly opposed the Bill […]