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Environmental certificates issued for dumping sites

1 week ago - 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 sites without the required certificates. Due to the...

Residents afforded opportunity to buy homes ...

2 weeks ago - 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 community. These houses, which are referred to as “Katatura...

Swakop plot residents concerned

2 weeks ago - 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 or chevron signs at sharp turns and intersections on the...

Lifeguard capabilities tested

2 weeks ago - 04 February 2019 | Local News

Leandrea Louw - Monarch Lifeguard and Emergency Services held a live demonstration to showcase the capabilities of their lifeguards at Independence Beach in Kuisebmond on Friday. They are currently in consultations with the municipality...

Lüderitz abalone fit for consumption

2 weeks ago - 04 February 2019 | Local News

The ministry of fisheries and marine resources (MFMR) announced earlier this week that it is once again safe to consume abalone from the Lüderitz aquaculture production area. Two consecutive re-tests produced negative results,...

Brand new hotel for Walvis Bay

3 weeks ago - 28 January 2019 | Local News

The Iris Boutique Hotel & Restaurant situated across the stunning Walvis Bay lagoon recently opened its doors. The Iris is the perfect destination for...

Helping those in need

3 weeks ago - 28 January 2019 | Local News

Leandrea Louw - A project started by Theunes Duvenhage, Jenny Mynhardt and Vivien Potgieter saw donations pouring in on the day before Christmas to help...

Ensuring a sustainable coastal water supply

1 month - 31 December 2018 | Local News

Leandrea Louw - A governmental technical committee has shot down a proposal by the Erongo Water Forum (EWF) to acquire the current Areva desalination plant...

Amnesty period approved

1 month - 24 December 2018 | Local News

Leandrea Louw - The Walvis Bay municipality has announced an amnesty period effective from 1 December to 31 May next year for the settlement of...

Green Valley on its way

1 month - 24 December 2018 | Local News

Otis Finck - Affordable housing aimed at low maintenance and infrastructure projects in Walvis Bay have received great attention over the past few years. Topping...

#2minutecleanup campaign

1 month - 24 December 2018 | Local News

The NBCA, which consists of Coca-Cola Namibia Bottling Company, Ohlthaver & List, Namibia Breweries, Namibia Dairies, Plastic Packaging and Rent-a-Drum, will this festive season launch...

Walvis Bay mayor re-elected

2 months ago - 17 December 2018 | Local News

Leandrea Louw- Alderman Immanuel Wilfred was re-elected as the mayor of Walvis Bay, while deputy mayor Penelope Martin also retains her position as deputy mayor...

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Helping hands reach out to...

2 months ago - 17 December 2018 | Local News

Otis Finck - The St Petrus Helping Hands group treated more than 30 elderly persons and vulnerable children to a scrumptious meal and handed out...

WE REGIONAL NEWS

2 months ago - 17 December 2018 | Local News

In this week’s edition of Windhoek Express, we report on Simba, a Jack Russel that belongs to Morne and Liesie du Plessis that killed a...

Coastal town welcomes CEO

2 months ago - 10 December 2018 | Local News

The new CEO of Swakopmund, Archie Benjamin, was officially introduced to municipal staff on Monday.Speaking at the occasion Benjamin said he was looking forward...

Second oldest newspaper turns 60

2 months ago - 10 December 2018 | Local News

Namibia’s second oldest newspaper, the Namib Times, celebrated its 60th birthday on 5 December. The first edition hit the streets of Swakopmund and Walvis Bay...

Charity surprises elderly ...

2 months ago - 10 December 2018 | Local News

The Janet Martin Charity Foundation (JMCF) treated more than 300 senior citizens and a group of vulnerable children to a meal, beverages and gift packs...

A clean Walvis Bay for...

2 months ago - 03 December 2018 | Local News

A group of Narraville residents recently took it upon themselves to clean the suburb's police station. Stanley Bauman, a local community activist who came up...

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