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Coming events for coastal towns

WALVIS BAY: Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday: Book Exchange at the Mission to Seafarers. All Welcome. Every Tuesday: Blood clinic (NAMBTS) at Welwitschia Hospital next to indoor pool. Every Saturday: Braaivleis at MOTH Centre. Every Sunday: Potjiekos available  at MOTH Centre. 28 Mei: Vlooimark aangebied deur Gereformeerde Kerk by MOTH’s terrein regoor Woermann-Brock. Kontak S […]

Henties Bay is Kwêla’s “Town of the Year”

Henties Bay is Kwêla’s “Town of the Year”

For the first time in six years a Namibian town has won the “Dorp van die Jaar” competition hosted by the South African television programme “Kwêla” on the channel “KykNET.” Henties Bay is this year’s “Town of the Year”. “It’s super,” commented Gitta Paetzold from the Hospitality Association of Namibia (HAN) in an interview with […]

Council gives community opportunity to voice concern in public meeting

Council gives community opportunity to voice concern in public meeting

At a public meeting held in Narraville by the Local Authority Council of the Municipality of Walvis Bay on Tuesday evening, 24 May, community members of Narraville were given the opportunity to give input on issues that council should focus on. The floor was opened by The Mayor of Walvis Bay, Alderman Immanuel Wilfried, with […]

President Geingob: More needs to be done

President Geingob: More needs to be done

President Hage Geingob has called on all Namibian’s to join the march towards a united, peaceful, integrated and prosperous Africa. This was the key note of his message on the occasion of the 53rd Anniversary of Africa Day, which was celebrated across the continent this Wednesday. In his message to the Namibian nation on the […]

Swakopmund Council to provide 30 000 erven

The Town Council of Swakopmund has set itself the ambitious goal of providing 30 000 erven within the next ten years. This target forms part of the strategic action plan, which was decided upon after the Management of Council held a workshop to formulate Council’s priorities in February this year. The provision of land to […]

Water got more expensive – again

The municipality of Swakopmund has increased the basic charges for water starting 1 May 2016 for both the town as well as the smallholdings. The price increase of 10% was announced at the recent Town Council meeting. According to the Agenda of the meeting, the municipality of Swakopmund received a letter from the national water […]

New challenge for biking enthusiasts

New challenge for biking enthusiasts

There is only one week to go and then entries for the 2016 FNB Otjihavera Experience will open. This great cycling event was launched on 17 May 2016 by FNB Namibia and the Rock and Rut club and will be held for the 11th time on 20 and 21 August 2016 at the Midgard Country […]

NCCD’S Winter Cup Tournament in June

NCCD’S Winter Cup Tournament in June

The NCC”S Winter cup tournament will take place from 24 to 26 June. This will be the second time that Nella Narris and Ronnie Gariseb wil bring this event again to all soccer lovers. Due to high demand this year they will have netball tournaments as well and to make the weekend more interesting, all […]

Kuiseb Fishing Enterprise and Gendev launch JV-company – Hodago Fishing

Kuiseb Fishing Enterprise and Gendev launch JV-company – Hodago Fishing

The official launch of the Kuiseb Fishing Enterprises and Gendev joint venture, Hodago Fishing (Pty) Ltd, was celebrated in style on Friday, 20 May. Both companies are pioneers of value adding to horse mackerel, a fish species that was traditionally marketed as an alternative source of protein in Central and West Africa and regarded as […]

Huis Palms inbraak – nasionale speurhoof maak vuur onder Walvisbaai speurtak

Die Namibiese Polisie op Walvisbaai het ‘n amptelike navraag van die Polisie Hoofkwartier in Windhoek ontvang, oor vordering wat daar gemaak word met die ondersoek na ‘n reeks inbrake by die Huis Palms tehuis vir bejaardes op Walvisbaai. Daar is spesifiek uitgevra oor die inbraak by die bejaarde mnr Hans de Jager se woonstel, waar […]