The spokesperson for a group of striking fishermen in Walvis Bay, Mathew Lungameni, criticised a report recently published in a daily newspaper which stated they are striking for an increase in salaries.
A manpower analysis exercise concluded that after having ceased certain bulk and break bulk operations such as uneconomical cargo handling operations, Namport does not require the services of casual labourers any longer.
The first few weeks of this year started off with a bang for the students of the Private School Swakopmund (PSS). The yearly orientation week for the grade 8's, including a talent show and sleepover at the end, gave the newcomers a taste of what it is like to be a part of the 'big school'.
Ek het met kommer kennis geneem van die gruwelstropery van die Namibiese hengelvisse. Naby Walvis was dit ‘n paar ton kolsterte (waaronder baie kleintjies), roofvangste deur vistermanne by Horingbaai en selfs skibote wat die bron in die omgewing van die wrak van die Winston gaan looi het.