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Pie in the sky

Pie in the sky

Press Statement Namibia’s construction industry remains in a desperate state, according to the Construction Industries Federation. Reduced public sector spending on construction projects, the impact of foreign contractors on the market and the high number of construction businesses that have to compete for businesses in the local construction market were named this morning as the […]

Both at fault

Both at fault

Health ministry and caterer to take collective responsibility  for the state hospital food shortages Floris Steenkamp The food crisis that persists at the four state hospitals in the Erongo Region can only be avoided in the future if tenders for food supplies are given to businesses with a true capacity to accommodate the full business […]

Found dead – hanging from jetty’s rails

Found dead – hanging from jetty’s rails

The body of Max Isaaks (34) was found hanging from the rails of the old Jetty near Mile 4 on Wednesday at around 13:00. Two women jogging made the grim discovery. According to Nampol’s Acting spokesperson, Detective Daniel Gurirab, the joggers notified G4S Security Services who then alerted the Police. The body was taken to […]

Businessman calls for increased investment in children’s education

Businessman calls for increased investment in children’s education

Local businessman Nardo Sardinha last Friday on behalf of Walvis Bay Self Service, Kuiseb Shop 4 Value and Kuiseb Powersave called upon both the private- and public sector to fully commit to invest in the education of Namibian children. Sardinha on behalf of the Sardinha family reconfirmed their commitment to education. A handover of donated […]

Hope for a wild horse foal

Hope for a wild horse foal

A foal was born to mare Meredith and stallion Igloo. This may not sound like a huge event, but for the wild horses of the Namib Desert it’s a symbol of hope. After a five-year drought and continual depredation by a pack of hyenas, the Namib horse population has been through a tough time. Not one […]

Dis-chem Gives Back

Dis-chem Gives Back

The team from Walvis Bay Dis-Chem Dunes Mall in conjunction with the Dis-Chem Foundations Million Comforts drive set out to donate free pads to girls from various disadvantaged schools in Walvis Bay Monday, 17 September 2018. The school’s were Tutaleni Primary School, Kuisebmund Secondary and Duinesig Combined School. The initiative, which forms a part of […]

CMA CGM Shipping Line Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

CMA CGM Shipping Line Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

Exactly 40 years ago on 13 September 1978, Jacques Saadé launched the first maritime service between Marseilles and Beirut with a single ship and 4 employees. This was the birth of a most remarkable human and entrepreneurial adventure. Over the past 40 years CMA CGM SHIPPING LINE has become a recognized world leader present in […]

Nampol dominates

Nampol dominates

Namibian Police Force athletes dominated the fifth edition of the Navachab Half Marathon at Karibib on Saturday, taking the top three places in the men’s and women’s race. Kephas Kondjashili came first in a time of one hour, five minutes and four seconds (1:05:04), beating Matheus Kadhingula who came second in 1:05:05, while Shakiaxwe Jeremia […]

Victorious Gladiators bow out

Victorious Gladiators bow out

After losing to Zimbabwe 1-0 and then playing to a goalless draw with Uganda, the Gladiators had to win on Monday afternoon and things did not start as planned as they fell behind to a Celiwe Nkambule goal in the fifth minute. However, the response from Brain Isaacs charges was immediate as Ndapewa Katuta equalized […]

We share

We share

Joint investment and joint empowerment the new normal for Namibian fishing industry. Days if quota selling are over. No more place for lone rangers Floris Steenkamp & Rudi Bowe Tunacor Group celebrated a triple achievement on Friday. The launch of its Seafresh squid processing plant (see report elsewhere in today’s edition); the inauguration of its […]

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