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Cash-in-transit guard who disappeared with N$300k arrested in Swakopmund

Cash-in-transit guard who disappeared with N$300k arrested in Swakopmund

A cash-in-transit security official who disappeared with N$300 000 in cash in Swakopmund last Friday, has been arrested in Swakopmund’s DRC settlement yesterday morning. Ricardo Oxurub (35) (pictured left) was part of a three-man team who had to replenish Bank Windhoek’s ATM’s with cash last Friday. After booking out cash at Bank Windhoek Swakopmund, the […]

Learner license testing at Arandis NaTIS

Learner license testing at Arandis NaTIS

Rudi Bowe The Roads Authority (RA) is happy to announce that it has with immediate effect commenced with learner license testing at the Arandis NaTIS Office. A subdivision of Transport Information and Regulatory Services, manages 37 registering authorities (NaTIS offices) countrywide of which only some are managed by local authorities. Majority are managed by RA. […]

The Namib Desert Fat Bike expedition

The Namib Desert Fat Bike expedition

Rudi Bowe A tough but phenomenal experience from Lüderitz to Walvis Bay on fat bikes. Ten cyclists cycled 500km, about 35 hours of cycling time through dunes, on the beach, salt pans, rocks and rugged gravel plains. It was 6 days the ten selected men braved the harsh elements of the Namib Desert. This was […]

Eurowings Discover only airline to link Namibia with Europe now

Eurowings Discover only airline to link Namibia with Europe now

Namibia ushered in a new post-Covid era for tourism, with maiden flight of Eurowings Discover (a filial of Lufthansa) that touched down at the Hosea Kutako International Airport at Windhoek on Wednesday. Piloted by the CEO of Eurowings Discover in person, Captain Wolfgang Raebiger, this is officially the only European airline that currently has flights […]

A sun has set At De Duine

A sun has set At De Duine

Rudi Bowe The community in and around Walvis Bay are saddened by the passing of Ms Yolande Freygang Koning (50) who passed away on the morning of 8 August 2021 in Walvis Bay’s Welwitschia Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Koning was a passionate teacher at De Duine Secondary School in Narravile. Ms Koning lived for […]

Eagles faces Zimbabwe emerging team

Rudi Bowe  The Namibian National men’s cricket team the Eagles will be facing neighbouring Zimbabwe Emerging team in three T20’s and three 50 Over games in the fourth Castle Lite series that will start tomorrow at the Wanderers cricket ground in Windhoek. The Castle Lite series between the Eagles and Zimbabwe is part of the […]

Rescue drama in the Ugab

Rescue drama in the Ugab

  Floris Steenkamp The two men, one a Swakopmund resident and the other from Walvis Bay, who went missing during a camping trip to the Brandberg were safely back home on Wednesday in the late afternoon, approximately three days since their ordeal started in the remote Ugab River. Mr. Marko Zahradnicky and Mr. Kai Jacobi, […]

A sensational achievement

A sensational achievement

  Rudi Bowe Namibia’s two young sprinting sensations, Christine Mboma and Beatrice Masilingi pulled out all stops for a sensational achievement against the world’s best female sprinters at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics 200m final on Wednesday, 3 July 2021. Christine Mboma made history as she become the first Namibian in 25 years to win a […]

Walvis Bay has three vaccination points

Walvis Bay has three vaccination points

Rudi Bowe A Covid-19 vaccinations centre was established at the Evangelical Lutheran Church Hall in Narraville in Walvis Bay on Tuesday. The pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Narraville, Pastor Mark Beukes, was the driving force behind this vaccinations centre. He said it was important to roll actions out into the community, leading to […]

Team Namibia at the Olympics

Team Namibia at the Olympics

Rudi Bowe The 2020 Tokyo Olympics campaign kicked off on an unruffled note for Team Namibia, as road cyclists Vera Looser, Tristan de Lange and female mountain biker Michelle Vorster failed to finish their respective races while male mountain bike cross country cyclist Alex Miller finished in the 31st position in his race. Maike Diekmann, […]