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Warmth for learners in winter

1 day - 14 July 2019 | Local News

Swakopmund - Otis Finck Metropolitan staff members handed over a donation of blankets, hoody tops, hand gloves and beanies to learners of the DRC school project and community centre. The learners were also...

Lions donate to shack fire victims

1 week ago - 07 July 2019 | Local News

Swakopmund • Adolf Kaure The Swakopmund Lions Club recently donated groceries valued at N$2 000 to several families who were left homeless after a fire in Mondesa's Single Quarters. Hands of Hope received the donation,...

Rotary Swakopmund inducts new president

1 week ago - 07 July 2019 | Local News

Swakopmund • Adolf Kaure Phillip Oosthuysen was recently inducted as president of the Rotary Club Swakopmund at a ceremony hosted at the Hotel Deutsches Haus. Oosthuysen, who replaced Anja Rohwer as president, assured Rotary...

New satellite fire station planned for Tutaleni

2 weeks ago - 30 June 2019 | Local News

Walvis Bay • Otis Finck The municipality of Walvis Bay is planning a new fire station in the Tutaleni suburb where most shacks are located. Mayor Immanuel Wilfred said the new satellite...

More than just science

2 weeks ago - 30 June 2019 | Local News

Walvis Bay • Leandrea Louw The Walvis Bay Science, Techno­logy, Engineering and Mathema­tics (STEM) fair for girls donated blood glucose monitors to two girls with type 1 diabetes as part of its diabetes project....

Drought relief for households

2 weeks ago - 30 June 2019 | Local News

Swakopmund - Adolf KaureErongo regional council chairperson Hafeni Ndemula revealed the status of emergency drought relief efforts in the Erongo region.Ndemula said that the emergency...

Old age home inhabitants cheered up

2 weeks ago - 30 June 2019 | Local News

Walvis Bay D'Expert Health Care donated towels­ and face cloths to the residents of the Kuisebmond Old Age Home in Walvis Bay. The...

Interest amnesty extended

2 weeks ago - 30 June 2019 | Local News

Walvis Bay The municipal council of Walvis Bay has resolved to extend the amnesty interest period from 31 May to 31 August. A...

Swakopmund is town of the year

3 weeks ago - 23 June 2019 | Local News

The coastal “popular holiday destination” town of Swakopmund became Namibia's second reci­pient of the coveted kykNET Kwêla Town of the Year competition title.Henties Bay won...

Banks boost mayoral relief fund

3 weeks ago - 23 June 2019 | Local News

Arandis - Adolf KaureStandard Bank Namibia and Bank Windhoek both donated N$10 000 towards the mayoral relief fund at an occasion hosted at the chambers...

Protecting the ocean

4 weeks ago - 16 June 2019 | Local News

Walvis Bay - Otis Finck World Oceans Day is commemorated on 8 June to raise awareness of the ocean, its importance and how...

New Lions president elected

4 weeks ago - 16 June 2019 | Local News

Swakopmund - Adolf KaureHeiko Zicker was elected at the new president of the Lions Club Swakopmund during the club's 60th anniversary celebration in Swakopmund recently.Zicker,...

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Old scholars plough back ...

1 month - 09 June 2019 | Local News

Narraville - Otis Finck The Narraville Old Scholars Association (Narosa) officially started distributing funds generated by the organisation this week. Narosa purchased and...

Launch of housing project postponed

1 month - 09 June 2019 | Local News

Elgin Brown Hammer (EBH) Namibia has cancelled the ground breaking ceremony for its Affordable Housing Initiative two days prior to the event. Kendal...

Roaring Harleys invade the coast...

1 month - 02 June 2019 | Local News

Swakopmund - Otis Finck Coastal residents welcomed the return to tranquility after 547 bikers and pillions with 480 Harley-Davidson motorcycles that converged in Swakopmund for...

Suicides, GBV on the rise...

1 month - 02 June 2019 | Local News

Walvis Bay - Leandrea Louw The parliamentary standing committee on gender equality, social development and family affairs visited the Erongo region recently.The visit followed after...

Young leaders clean up shoreline...

1 month - 02 June 2019 | Local News

Walvis Bay - Karl Philander The junior town council (JTC) of Walvis Bay cleaned up the shoreline area at Independence Beach in the vicinity...

Support for babies in need...

1 month - 02 June 2019 | Local News

Walvis Bay - Karl Philander The Walvis Bay Private High School (WBPHS) Rotary Interact Club (RIC) and the Janet Martin Charity Foundation (JMCF) joined forces...

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