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Footsteps to Inspire

3 months ago - 24 August 2017 | People

Leandrea Louw Claire McFarlane, a South African born Australian, will be running more than 3 000 kilometres across the beaches of 184 countries, to start a dialogue on sexual violence against women. Swakopmund was...

Farewell oom Kosie

3 months ago - 27 July 2017 | People

Otis Finck Family members and people from all corners of Namibia paid their last respect to Willem Francois Pretorius better known as Kosie Pretorius, at a service at the Dutch Reformed (NG) Church...

A one of a kind Namibian woman

4 months ago - 06 July 2017 | People

Otis Finck Namport welcomed the safe return of its Unrestricted Tug Master, Loide Metumo Negongo, on 29 June to the port of Walvis Bay. She navigated the Ondjamba tugboat from the port...

Local beauty heading for Las Vegas

5 months ago - 26 May 2017 | People

Jessica BotesNearly a year after receiving the title of Miss Namibia First Princess (2016), a young woman from Swakopmund, Andeline Wieland, will be representing Namibia at the Miss Continents 2017 pageant in Las Vegas, United...

Hafeni soars to new heights

6 months ago - 27 April 2017 | People

Well-known businessman and entrepreneur Hafeni Nghidipaya was recently chosen as one of two Namibian nominees for the Crans Montana Forum of new leaders of tomorrow for his outstanding work in business and leadership. Nghidipaya told...

Arandis in a state of shock

7 months ago - 06 April 2017 | People

It was a weekend of mourning for the Arandis community after the sudden death of the communications officer of the town council, Mr Manfred (Kawii)...

Connie laid to rest

8 months ago - 23 March 2017 | People

The funeral of a well-known business personality Connie Waldeck Olivier (45) will take place today.A service will be held at the Community Church to bid...

Cycling for a good cause

8 months ago - 02 March 2017 | People

The philanthropist Danny Beukes cycled 300 km from Walvis Bay to Rock Lodge last week to raise money for a ten-month-old baby who was...

Pillar of education bids farewell

9 months ago - 02 February 2017 | People

Otis Finck Opperman suffered from prostate cancer. He was hospitalised on a number of occasions during the past few months and passed away...

Eina, daar's briewe wat my pla

1 year - 01 September 2016 | People

“Hou net op!”, is die noodkreet van ’n vrou van Swakopmund wat oorval word met nuttelose posstukke.Me. Lore Bohm is moedeloos oor haar posbus wat...

Poverty ambassador walks through Erongo

1 year - 30 June 2016 | People

Die bedreigde swartrenosters en die uitdagings wat Damaraland vir kragvoertuie bied, het die nederige Uis nou vir die derde keer ná mekaar ’n bestemming van...

Nuut by Erongo

1 year - 09 June 2016 | People

Jessica Botes van Republikein in Windhoek het haar op Swakopmund by die redaksionele span van Erongo aangesluit. In Windhoek bet Jessica op hofverslaggewing gekonsentreer, maar...