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Erongo Marine Spreads Christmas Cheer Among Elders

Erongo Marine Spreads Christmas Cheer Among Elders

Erongo Marine Enterprises spread Christmas cheer among close to 600 elders in the Hardap, Otjozundjupa and Kunene regions with food parcels handed out in person by the company’s Managing Director, Dr Martha Uumati. In addition, the company donated canned fish to the value of N$100,000 to the offices of the Governors of the Hardap and […]

Namfi students graduate

Namfi students graduate

Thirty-seven Namibia Maritime and Fisheries Institute (NAMFI) students graduated as fisheries inspectors and observers, Class 6 deck officers, navigation officers and marine engineering officers. The Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of NAMFI Ms Connie Pandeni said “Through the years the board and management have been working on strategies to raise funds and as a […]

A long walk to Epupa

A long walk to Epupa

A South African couple shares here today the marvellous adventure they had when they walked 3 600 kilometres from Cape Agulhas to Epupa Falls in Northern Namibia. Cape Agulhas is South Africa’s southernmost tip and Epupa Falls Namibia’s northernmost point. Due to a foot injury Lauren had to endure, the Brown’s had to stop their […]

42-Year-old hangs himself

42-Year-old hangs himself

An inquest has been launched into the death of 42-year-old Oreheni Senneth Boois in Mondesa, Swakopmund. It is alleged that Boois (the deceased) was found hanging on a wire from the roof of his ghetto in the Oletweni location by a co-worker. Although there is speculation that Boois was having relationship problems with his girlfriends, […]

Seven Seas explorer to call

Seven Seas explorer to call

Two passenger liners scheduled for Christmas Day and Boxing Day The passenger liner Seven Seas Explorer calls at Walvis tomorrow (Wednesday 19 December). The vessel arrives early in the morning and passengers will embark to visit Swakopmund and Walvis Bay and also go on pre-booked day excursions into the Namib desert as well as dolphin […]

Iris Boutique Hotel and Restaurant

Iris Boutique Hotel and Restaurant

Rudi Bowe The Iris Boutique Hotel, situated at 42 Kovambo Nujoma Drive in Walvis Bay, officially opened its restaurant on Friday during an extravagant event. Overlooking the stunning Walvis Bay lagoon along, the Iris Boutique Hotel is in a class of its own. It offers a unique experience to the tourist and visiting businessman alike. […]

World Class gym now open in Swakopmund

World Class gym now open in Swakopmund

Sharlien Tjambari Swakopmund is home to a brand new state of the art gym, Namib Fitness gym. Located at the Swakopmund Water Cubes the gym offers cardio training, strength training, and squash and there is super circuit training, junior care and swimming as well. According to the Sales and Marketing Manager of Namib Fitness Julius […]

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 […]