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“War room” established for Covid-stricken Swakopmund

“War room” established for Covid-stricken Swakopmund

Sharlien Tjambari  The Constituency Councillor of the Swakopmund Constituency of the Erongo Regional Council, Cllr Ciske Smith-Howard, is setting up a Covid-19 war room in the holiday town, to coordinate a renewed assault on the pandemic. An integral part of her strategy was to call upon all registered nurses, doctors, pharmacists and even retired health […]

Amended Covid-19 rules now in effect

Amended Covid-19 rules now in effect

Residents in the Erongo Region are cautioned that the revised Covid-19 rules will be strictly enforced. The Namibian Police yesterday urged people to continue to comply with Covid safety rules which include wearing a face mask in public places, and in doing so wear masks correctly by covering both the nose and mouth. Many people […]

Swakopmund magistrate’s court burgled twice within a week

Swakopmund magistrate’s court burgled twice within a week

The magistrate’s court in Swakopmund has been burgled for the second time this month. The latest break-in occurred during the night hours of Sunday/Monday, barely a week after a burglary during the night of Tuesday/Wednesday 7/8 June. Two cases of burglary are investigated by the Swakopmund Police. In both incidents the administrator’s office was targeted. […]

Swakopmund mourns death of its Fire Chief

Swakopmund mourns death of its Fire Chief

Sharlien Tjambari The Swakopmund community mourns the passing of its Fire Chief, Adri Goosen. Goosen passed away in a medical facility in Windhoek on Monday, after a health struggle of several weeks. Goosen joined the Swakopmund Municipality as Fire Chief in 2011, a position he retained until his passing. Wesley Metjavi, the Acting Deputy Fire […]

Pothole is now a grave traffic danger – please act!

Pothole is now a grave traffic danger – please act!

Correction to article, Pothole is now a grave traffic danger – please act! In the article “Pothole is now a grave traffic danger – please act!”, in today’s printed edition of the Namib Times, 18 June 2021, the affected town was referred to incorrectly as Swakopmund. The pothole is in fact in Langer Heinrich Crescent […]

Second Junior Tennis at Walvis Bay

Second Junior Tennis at Walvis Bay

The Walvis Bay Tennis club hosted their second Junior Tennis tournament with 14 entries at their Tennis courts at the harbour town. The winner in the beginner’s division was Henko Jacobs with Dionisio Dias the intermediate division winner and the best Primary School Player AJ Bruwer. The most promising young player in juniors was Milla […]

Walvisbaaier speel Curriebeker Rugby

Walvisbaaier speel Curriebeker Rugby

Walvisbaaier Tiaan De Klerk, wat in 2018 akademie week vir Blou Bulle gespeel het, gaan more sy debut maak wanneer hy vir die Bulle se Curriebeker span teen die Westlike Provinsie gaan uit draf. Tiaan is ook onlangs gekies vir die Namibiese onder 20 span wat aan die Afrika onder 20 Barthes Trophy Rugby kam-pioenskap […]

Nedbank Desert Dash entries open

Nedbank Desert Dash entries open

The solo entries have opened last week Monday 7 June 2020 with entries for the two-person team following exactly a week later and the most popular entries, for four-person teams will be open as from Monday 21 June 2021. As in the past we again allow only 20 team slots as “early bird” specials. This […]

Capricorn Eagles takes second place

Capricorn Eagles takes second place

Pre-tournament favourites the Capricorn Eagles was trumped by a spirited Kenyan women’s team in the final of the Kwibuka Women’s T20 tournament at The Gahanga in Kigali Rwanda. The Kenyan women has never beaten Namibia before in a T20 game but on the crucial day their batters made light work of the chase with some […]

Duinesig makes debut season

Duinesig makes debut season

Rudi Bowe Duinesig High School in Kuisemond Walvis Bay will make their debut season into school rugby in the under 15 and 19 rugby teams. Retired rugby player Daniel Bock who started as a teacher at Duinesig High School in Kuisemond in the beginning of 2021 has after some of the boys at the school […]

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