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Road rage suspect a serial offender

The taxi driver that allegedly recently endangered the lives of other road users in Walvis Bay in an extreme incident of road rage towards a female driver who honked at him for ignoring a stop sign and almost crashing into her vehicle, is in a whole lot of trouble. After a front page report on […]

Poacher gang flees – leaves vehicle with three oryx carcasses

The Namibian Police has on Wednesday evening confiscated three Oryx carcasses which were poached in the Namib Naukluft National Park. The three suspects managed to escape in the desert under the cover of darkness after the police took up pursuit. They left the getaway car with the carcasses behind. The incident was announced yesterday during […]

Walvis Bay to become major producer of caustic soda

Walvis Bay to become major producer of caustic soda

Walvis Bay Salt Refiners (WBSR) announced on Monday the company is looking at expanding its manufacturing capacity. The company has its eyes on Namibia’s caustic soda market which is estimated at a demand of 60 000 tons per annum. Caustic soda is a fundamental mining chemical, but is wholly imported by the mining industry as […]

Tourism forum for Swakopmund

Tourism forum for Swakopmund

Swakopmund wants to establish a tourism forum, do more international marketing and take the tourism sector to greater heights. About 80 businessmen, members of the Council and other persons involved in the tourism sector met in Swakopmund yesterday to discuss a way forward to promote the tourism industry – nationally and internationally. Further tourism development […]

Demonstration showcases Namibian navy’s readiness against piracy and to protect country’s territorial water

Demonstration showcases Namibian navy’s readiness against piracy and to protect country’s territorial water

The Namibian Navy performed a demonstration of its combat skills and technical capability to protect Namibia at the Independence Beach north of Walvis Bay at the naval base yesterday, with the grand spectator none other than Defence Minister. The demonstration in particular highlighted the Navy’s skills with regard to anti-piracy operations and to safeguard the […]

The moment arrived!

The moment arrived!

The moment has finally arrived. The new terminal building at the Walvis Bay International Airport will be inaugurated on Friday afternoon by Namibia’s Head of State Dr Hage Geingob. The upgrade of the Walvis Bay airport to international status and super jumbo standard has not come on a plate. The project took well over a […]

Road users put in danger by NDF-driver

Road users put in danger by NDF-driver

A road user on the B2 coastal road was left frustrated and totally flabbergasted on Saturday morning as the driver of this NDF-vehicle ignored the double solid line on the Swakopmund bridge and overtook several vehicles. The driver had no regard for either his own life and those of other road users when he overtook […]

Remax Coastline Properties hosts blood donation day

Remax Coastline Properties hosts blood donation day

Every year, on 14 June, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The theme of this year’s campaign is “Blood connects us all”. It focuses on thanking blood donors who save lives every day through their blood donations and strongly encourages more people all over the world to donate blood voluntarily and regularly […]

We need more proposals for community upliftment projects – Clr Mensah-Williams

We need more proposals for community upliftment projects – Clr Mensah-Williams

Addressing the community of Swakopmund, Mensah said her team from the National Council is not there to make laws for the people, but they are there to make the laws with the people, “and we want to encourage you to participate in the law-making process of Namibia” said Mensah-Williams. Williams further said that the National […]

Another truck overturns at Swakop roundabout

Another truck overturns at Swakop roundabout

A truck transporting close to 40 tons of frozen meat overturned at the notorious round-about in Swakopmund close to the truck port on Friday morning. This is the second truck to topple over in just a month’s time. The driver was slightly injured and admitted to hospital for further treatment. According to information received at […]