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Brave “Lala” needs help for artificial leg

Brave “Lala” needs help for artificial leg

Meet Albertina “Lala” Nepembe, a true example of courage and devotion. She is an employee at Servest, a contracting company at Husab Mine, outside Swakopmund. Albertina’s left leg was amputated at a very early age, as a result of a vehicle accident, but this did not stop her in achieving her goals and dreams. She […]

Pohamba humbled by receiving the world’s most valuable individual award – the Mo Ibrahim prize – for African leadership

President Hifikepunye Pohamba said he is humbled by the Mo Ibrahim prize for African leadership, a prestigious award he received on Monday. “I have accepted the award on behalf of the Namibian people, as it is their commitment to peace and stability that has made the award of this prize to me possible,” Pohamba said […]

Waterfront controversy continues

Waterfront controversy continues

Safari Investment’s N$400 million Platz am Mer Waterfront Development Project in Swakopmund is once again the centre of attention, after it came to light that the Offices of the Permanent Secretary and the Ombudsman are also keeping a close eye on it. A letter from the Permanent Secretary’s office, dated 2 February 2015 to the […]

“I try not to limit myself”- Vaughn

“I try not to limit myself”- Vaughn

Vaughn Ahrens is not your typical teenager and he is proving that every time he steps onto a stage to entertain those eager to hear what the young man has to offer. He is a passionate 16 year old singer and song writer who was born in the coastal town of Swakopmund but moved to […]

Green Light for huge Retail Investment in Walvis Bay! Construction of eagerly awaited mall to start immediately

Green Light for huge Retail Investment in Walvis Bay! Construction of eagerly awaited mall to start immediately

Bernabé Blaauw The entrance to the harbour town will be changed forever when construction on the N$480 million Dunes Mall, to be developed on the Diaz traffic circle, starts next week. After numerous complaints of residents over the years that major retail developers are ignoring Walvis Bay, this will soon be a thing of the […]