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Orano Mining donates 22 computers

2 days ago - 18 March 2019 | Local News

Adolf Kaure - Orano Mining handed over 22 computers with a combined value of N$22 000 to the Erongo regional council (ERC). Orano Mining’s spokesperson Christine de Klerk said the computers were part of the...

Plastic bag levy put to good use

2 days ago - 18 March 2019 | Local News

Otis Finck - Money generated from the sales of plastic shopping bags at Superspar Swakopmund and Spar Ocean View was put to good use recently. This, however, leaves the question what other shops are...

Gone but never forgotten

2 days ago - 18 March 2019 | Local News

Karl Philander - The community of Kuisebmond mourns the tragic death of young Jackson Iipinge, a learner at Kuisebmond Secondary School who passed away on Friday, 1 March 2019.A memorial service was held last week...

Growing up in a democratic country

2 days ago - 18 March 2019 | Local News

Leandrea Louw - The junior town council mayor of Karibib, Gillian Benade, says the joy of growing up in a democratic country is immense.“The amount of opportunities and privileges we have compared to the individuals...

Thankful for independence

2 days ago - 18 March 2019 | Local News

Adolf Kaure - The battle for Namibia to gain independence was a long and worthwhile one.Swakopmund-based entrepreneur Nancy Garoes (28), who owns a health studio, said that if it was not for independence she would...

Henties residents take charge

1 week ago - 11 March 2019 | Local News

Otis Finck - There is definitely more than just doom and gloom on social media; the application also serves some good. A post containing photos...

The all-conquering African Vocals

1 week ago - 11 March 2019 | Local News

Adolf Kaure - Africa Vocals is an all-male a cappella group from Swakopmund which consists of 11 members namely: Joel Nambuli, Aibeb Eduardo, Tjiposa Markus,...

Lions roar at the coast

1 week ago - 11 March 2019 | Local News

Team Nardo finished as winners with Guans Packaging in second place of a day and night golf draw organised by the Lions at Walvis Bay...

Female inmates receive tokens of love

1 week ago - 11 March 2019 | Local News

Female employees of Namport visited the Walvis Bay correctional facility and handed over more than 50 parcels containing a few basic cosmetic items valued at...

Junior town council visits SPCA

1 week ago - 09 March 2019 | Local News

Members of the junior town council of Walvis Bay under the leadership of junior mayor Caroline Jansen visited the Walvis Bay SPCA recently. They...

Advice lands governor in hot water

2 weeks ago - 04 March 2019 | Local News

Otis Finck - Erongo governor Cleophas Mutjavikua refuted allegations that he was a sell-out, challenging the authenticity of audio recordings that implicate him taking side...

Female inmates receive tokens of love

2 weeks ago - 04 March 2019 | Local News

SUBBED Female employees of Namport visited the Walvis Bay correctional facility and handed over more than 50 parcels containing a few basic cosmetic items...

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Local author publishes children’s book...

3 weeks ago - 25 February 2019 | Local News

Leandrea Louw - Paulina Moses, local author and founder of PNM&Authors, published her third book, Nameni’s Seven Days of Values.The mother of one and multimedia...

Topnaar chief laid to rest...

3 weeks ago - 25 February 2019 | Local News

Leandrea Louw - The late Topnaar chief Seth Madawab Kooitjie (65) was laid to rest at Soutrivier, about 125 km from Walvis Bay, last...

Rising against violence

3 weeks ago - 25 February 2019 | Local News

Leandrea Louw - Valentine’s Day saw women and youth from Usakos talk about violence against women and children under the theme “Usakos Rising”. One...

Environmental certificates issued for dumping...

1 month - 11 February 2019 | Local News

OTJIMBINGWEThe Erongo regional council (ERC) has finally obtained environmental clearance certificates for the Otjimbingwe and Okombahe dumping sites. The ERC constructed the two...

Residents afforded opportunity to buy...

1 month - 04 February 2019 | Local News

A number of conditions were agreed on with regard to the sale and ownership transfer of houses in Uis after discussions with members of the...

Swakop plot residents concerned ...

1 month - 04 February 2019 | Local News

SUBBED The absence of road and traffic warning signs in particular on the Swakopmund plots road poses a grave danger. There are no stop...

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