Daily Archives: August 13, 2014

Omaruru to Host Coca-Cola 10km Run

Coca-Cola Namibia on Tuesday announced a sponsorship worth N$25 000 towards the National 10km Challenge run to take place in Omaruru this Saturday. The event is an initiative of late Namibian sports consultant, Quinton-Steele Botes who passed away on 23

World Jumping Challenge to Draw Namibia’s Best

Nubuamis Riding Club and Role Equestrian Centre will host the Barex FEI World Jumping Challenge this weekend. This year eight Namibian riders have entered the Category A competition over 1,20m. They include seasoned riders Annette Kuumlnzle on her stallion Rostock

Results of Bank Windhoek National Enduro Series Round 6 At Galina

Round six of the Bank Windhoek Namibia National Enduro Championship Series took place at the Gallina Motocross racetrack last weekend. The Series was co-sponsored by Sat-Com. The fourth round of the Southern African Off-Road Championship (SORC) also took place at

Suspect in Chinese Businessman’s Murder Nabbed

A 39-YEAR-OLD man linked to the brutal murder of a Chinese businessman at Rundu in the Kavango East region last week, was arrested at Otjiwarongo. Otjozondjupa regional police crime investigations officer, deputy Commissioner Moses Khairabeb, said the suspect, whose name

Constitutional Changes Debate Heats Up

SWAPO members of parliament yesterday refused to budge and continued to push forward the bid to amend the Constitution despite the rising opposition. The ruling party MPs arrived ready to fight, with executive positions coming in numbers to defend their

Chasing the Dots – The Ministry of Nothing Works

It is about time our public woke up and opened their eyes! And yes, they may see many things that have got better but we are now about to undergo a major transformation of our democracy that will effectively and

Transnamib Sells Faulty Locomotives

TRANSNAMIB has finally decided to sell four locomotives bought in China for N$42 million in 2004 because they are unsafe to use. The four CKD diesel electrical locomotives and 10 mainline railway passenger coaches were put on tender, with invitations

Rhino Terrorises Omuthiya Residents

ONE pupil and an elderly resident sustained slight injuries after they were attacked by a lone black rhino which terrorised residents of Omuthiya in Oshikoto region on Monday. The councillor of Omuthiya constituency, Armas Amukoto confirmed the incident and said