Daily Archives: October 5, 2020

Visigoth triumphs in Rehoboth

Racehorse Visigoth from Aminuis Racing Club won the main race at a Spring Handicap held in Rehoboth on Saturday. The competition organised by Kobos and Tsumis Racing clubs saw 60 horses from various clubs vying for N.dollars 60 000 in

COVID-19 fears stall B1 City fraud trial

The continuation of the trial of three business people arrested in connection with fraud and other charges surrounding the B1 City property development project, was on Monday put on hold until 21 October due to coronavirus fears. The proceedings of

ECN Otjiwarongo waiting for political parties to submit election candidate names

The registration of the Otjozondjupa Region’s candidates for the upcoming regional council and local authority elections is taking place at a slow pace, the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) returning officers have said. The two returning officers, Elifas Ndipulalye and

Geingob commends teachers on World Teachers Day

President Hage Geingob on Monday extended a congratulatory message to teachers on World Teachers Day, praising them for the important role they play in the society. The day, held on 05 October since 1994, commemorates the anniversary of the adoption

COVID-19: NSFAF data devices and laptops for students launched

Higher Education, Technology and Innovation Minister, Dr Itah Kandjii-Murangi on Monday launched the registration portal for the Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF) data devices and laptops for students. During the launch, Kandjii-Murangi said the data devices and laptops, which

Man dies in accident on Okahandja-Windhoek B1 road

A 29-year-old man died on the spot on Sunday night after the sedan he was driving allegedly left the road and crashed into a bridge some 25 kilometres south of Okahandja in the Otjozondjupa Region. Spokesperson of the Namibian Police

Otjozondjupa Regional Council receives land use planning document

The Otjozondjupa Regional Council on Monday received a detailed planning document from the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform on how it can best plan for regional development and utilisation of communal and urban land. The document, compiled by

NamPol announces change in command at Zambezi Regional headquarters

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) has announced a change in command at its Zambezi Regional Headquarters following the retirement of Commissioner Karl Theron, who joined the force in 1990. According to a NamPol statement availed to Nampa on Sunday, Theron