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Car in rear-end with truck on B2 (Karibib Usakos)

Car in rear-end with truck on B2 (Karibib Usakos)

The driver of this vehicle failed on Saturday afternoon to maintain a safe following distance and this was the result. His vehicle was involved in a rear-end collision with a truck. The driver was unscathed, but apparent-ly afterwards refused a breathalyser test. The police took him in custody.

Witness wanted urgently

Witness wanted urgently

The Namibian Police at Walvis Bay is urgently looking for a witness, Mr Epafras Nghilifavali Haifidi residing at house number 377, Silver street, Mondesa. He is requested to urgently make contact with Detective Warrant Officer Johan Henry Geiseb of the Serious Crime Sub Division at 081 262 9842 or 064 219049. He is a witness […]

Rear-end crash on the Swakopmund bridge

Rear-end crash on the Swakopmund bridge

In the early hours of Saturday, 20 October, on the B2 coastal road a vehicle was involved in a rear-end collision with a Volkswagen sedan. It was on the Swakopmund bridge. One of the drivers ran away from the scene. No injuries were reported, but both vehicles were badly damaged and might have to written […]

African Penguins face extinction

African Penguins face extinction

Sharlien Tjambari The National Marine Pollution Contingency Plan Operations Team (OP) had a meeting with delegates from the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCOBB) to improve preparedness and response to conserve the African Penguins. SANCOBB is currently working with the American Zoo Association (AZA) that runs a program called Saving Animals […]

Namibia Delivers 3 World Champions

Eleven Namibian archers participated in the World Field Archery Championships in Potchefstroom, South Africa, from the 8th of October to the 12th of October 2018. A total of 412 archers from across the world took part in this 5-day event. Countries participating included South Africa, USA, Switzerland, Estonia, England and Scotland, just to name a […]

Volleyball 4 fun

Volleyball 4 fun

Indongo Toyota Walvis Bay, hosted the Volleyball 4 fun event at the annually very successful WalVISfees on the 5-6 October. Indongo Toyota Walvis Bay would like to make this part of the festivities every year.11 Company and Social teams entered with six local school teams. Everybody agreed it was a day full of fun and […]

Woermann Brock Coastal Classic

About 260 cyclists participated in the 75, 45 and 17 kilometre fun ride events and competed for a total prize pot of more than N$85 000 at the annual Woermann Brock Coastal Classic Mountain Bike Challenge at Goanikontis Oasis, outside Swakopmund. The winners are as follows: Girls, 17 kilometre fun ride Bianka Lowe Christine De […]

Hope for the Nation

The Brave Warriors 1-0 win over Mozambique on Tuesday night gives Namibians fans the much-needed hope of making it to the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals despite the date against Guinea Bissau next month will go a long way in confirming Namibia’s place among the elite on the continent. After guiding his side […]

Namibia did not qualify

Namibia did not qualify

Rudi Bowe At the end of a fiercely contested competition between the top twelve African teams, the Namibian 7’s Rugby team ended ninth at the Rugby Sevens 2018 Africa Championship and thus did not qualifying for three major international events and did not confirm their chances of Olympic qualification.   The team failed to make […]

Ignacia leads NUST assault

Ignacia leads NUST assault

Rudi Bowe  The Swakopmund based women’s soccer team Namib Daughters FC beat NUST FC 4-1 to maintain their perfect start in the Skorpion Zinc Women’s Super League on Saturday at the Vineta Central Sport stadium in Swakopmund . Ignacia Haoses was the star player for the coastal team with her brilliant performance as she scored […]