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Genoeg is genoeg: Rusverstoring – Swakopmund Jet stores en Furnmart

Genoeg is genoeg: Rusverstoring – Swakopmund Jet stores en Furnmart

Ek is radeloos met die bestuur van bogenoemde twee besighede wat tydig en ontydig hul musiek en bemarking of vanuit hul winkels of op die sypaadjie voor die winkels te uitbasuin. Die inwoners is al raadop. Daar is heelwat woonstelle in die omgewing en ek is in die onbenydingswaardige posisie om bokant Furnmart en oorkant […]

510 g baby girl born in Walvis Bay

510 g baby girl born in Walvis Bay

A baby girl weighing a mere 510 grams was born at the Welwitschia Private hospital in Walvis Bay on 3 December. The tiny human wonder is doing fine and is currently hospitalised at the Lady Pohamba Private Hospital in Windhoek (pictures taken shortly after her birth).Namib Times spoke to the baby’s mother, Mrs Ester Vatileni […]

Fatal crash on the B2 coastal road

Fatal crash on the B2 coastal road

Eileen van der Schyff A 27-year-old man was killed in a car accident on the B2 coastal road yesterday morning, bringing the death toll to five people killed on Erongo’s roads since 1 December. Law enforcement agencies yesterday made renewed calls for motorists to be vigilant to prevent road accidents. The driver of this GWM […]

“No issues”

Floris Steenkamp An alleged antagonism by some South African agencies over Namibia’s recent entry into the vehicle assembly market has been described this week as early perceptions at a time when there was not much information available. As information emerged eventually, it turned out that the South Africans in actual fact welcome Namibia into the […]

Walvis Bay business man faces multiple charges after he crashed into garage and then left the scene

Walvis Bay business man faces multiple charges after he crashed into garage and then left the scene

A well-known businessman of Walvis Bay faces multiple criminal charges after he crashed his vehicle through the garage of a house in Meersig early on Wednesday morning and then fled the scene in his damaged vehicle. In the process he also knocked over a lamp post.The man is expected to make a first court appearance […]

“Anti-Corruption tree” at Swakopmund

“Anti-Corruption tree” at Swakopmund

Isaac Chikosi A symbol to remind us every day to fight corruption. Also symbol of cooperation of stakeholders to keep up the fight against corruption in Namibia Anti-Corruption Commission of Namibia’s Erongo Office at Swakopmund used the occasion of the commemoration of International Anti-Corruption Day this year to dedicate a tree at the Swakopmund Amphitheatre, […]

Naraville resident killed in car crash

Naraville resident killed in car crash

Eileen van der Schyff A resident of Naraville, Mr Malcolm McNab (49) died in a vehicle accident on the C14 gravel road east of Walvis Bay on Monday. A Nissan pick up towing a trailer overturned. McNab who was as passenger was the only person who was killed in the accident. The accident occurred approximately […]

Thugs target Domestic workers going to and from work

Thugs target Domestic workers going to and from work

Thugs are reportedly ambushing domestic workers crossing the B2 coastal road between Kuisebmond and Narraville daily, robbing them of their cell phones, cash and even food. Several of the domestic workers who fell victim says in the event they don’t have any valuables with them, they are physically assaulted as a way of “punishing” them. […]

Christmas spirit shared with elderly

Christmas spirit shared with elderly

Rudi Bowe Judite Correira and friends in collaboration with the Janet Martin Charity Foundation (JMCF) shared the Christmas spirit with about 300 senior citizens and a group of vulnerable children in the in the Walvis Bay Town Hall. The elderly and children were treated with a lunch box and gift packs and were entertained with […]

Mullet fishing

Mullet fishing

Hard work and hope keep them going The sight of men going out on their small boats, packed with fishing gear, often looks like the simple life we all desire. Away from a hectic every day life, close to nature with a fresh sea breeze ever present. The realities of the lives of Walvis Bay’s […]