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Stocktheft suspects arrested

G4S patrolman assists alleged drunken driver to leave the scene Floris Steenkamp

An armed response officer of G4S Secure Sollutions allegedly assisted a suspected drunk driver to make his escape from a vehicle accident scene in Walvis Bay's Sam Nujoma Avenue on Saturday morning. A white BMW slammed into two lamp posts at around 04:30 on Saturday, on the intersection of Sam Nujoma Avenue and 8th Road. Residents of the area were shaken from their sleep as the vehicle, seemingly at high speed, veered off the road onto the pavement and then took out the lamp posts in succession. Residents emerged from their homes and were greeted by a scene of utter destruction. Accident debris were sown over an area more than one hundred metres long and the destroyed lamp posts were laying in the roadway. A taxi driver only minutes after the accident failed to spot the damaged lamp post laying in the motorway and drove over it. One of the residents who emerged from his home seconds after the accident witnessed a male getting out of the passenger seat of the BMW. He walked around to the driver window and knocked at the window to wake the driver, who sat slumped over. When he managed to wake the driver, also a male, they switched seats. Soon, the scene was filling with residents as they got out of their homes to inquire what was happening. The two persons were confronted by the resident who witnessed them swopping seats. Despite several calls to the Namibian Police and promises they would dispatch to the scene soon, the first police vehicle only arrived well after six o'clock. The duo maintained the one who was seen behind the steering wheel, was the passenger. Continues on Page 2

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A group of young men’s night out ended on a low note at around 06:00 on Saturday when the driver overturned the vehicle in Paul Vincent Street in the lagoon area. They tried to get the vehicle back on its wheels in an attempt to get away from the scene, but the vehicle was unmovable. The Police arrived at the scene and the driver was arrested.

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By that time, a patrol vehicle of G4S Secure Sollutions arrived at the scene. The security official was alone and only stood at the scene for a few minutes before the two men were starting to walk to the patrol vehicle. At the patrol vehicle, the actual driver got into the passenger scene and the G4S patrol car departed the scene. The "driver" maintained his story, but when his family members arrived at the scene he started to cry and admitted although he is the owner of the BMW, the man who now left the scene was the driver. He admitted they were consuming alcohol and were visitors from Windhoek who attended a matric farewell as guests. When a police officer arrived at the scene after six o'clock he was informed about the events. The security officer at the time returned alone and he was confronted by the policeman. Minutes later both the police officer in his police vehicle and the G4S patrol vehicle left the scene and were going to search for the absconding driver. They returned after 07:00 and the policeman then indicated a tow-in service can take the damaged BMW away and the passenger-cumdriver-cum-passenger was taken to the police station. ¡In the meantime the regional operations manager in Erongo of G4S Secure Solutions, Mr. Johan KotzÊ, confirmed the incident and said the security official is currently the subject of a criminal investigation relating to the incident. "G4S has processes and policies in place. This official is well aware of these policies and procedures. He also has a driving license and knows what he can and cannot do at the scene of an accident. He must face the music and do so without our support, as he knew of better".

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The group hosted concerts during a country tours in Germany and spent 30 days doing what they love: singing. African Vocals donated a total of N$20 000 to Mondesa Youth Opportunities (MYO) and N$13 500 towards Tangeni Shilongo Trust. Joel Nambuli, the leader of African Vocals, said he believes in the work that MYO does and that is the reason why the acappella group thought so much of MYO while in Germany and prepared this gift for MYO. Nambuli also said they thought of other organisations such as Tangeni Shilongo Trust, a trust which is the main and only sponsor of the DRC Project School in Swakopmund. Anna Laage, a volunteer teacher from Germany, who teaches at the DRC Project School said the school is busy with establishing a library and the money donated to them will be used for the library.

African Vocals will have their next tour in 2018 and Nambuli said they wish to continue sponsoring charity organisations in any way they can. During the handover ceremony, the learners of MYO also had a talent show.

(fltr) Franca Sailer and Anna Laage from the DRC Project School received the cheque of N$13 500 on behalf of Tangeni Shilongo Trust from Joel Nambuli, the leader of African Vocals

Notice is hereby given in terms of Clause 6 of the S w a k o p mu n d To w n P lan n in g S ch e me Regulations that the Town Council considers the following consent uses, erection of buildings and use of land, details of which are obtainable from the General Manager: Engineering Services. Erf 903, 60 Fischreiher Street Vineta: Special permission to operate a Residential Guesthouse (Bed and Breakfast). (Contact Person: Mr JT Heita (Manager: Town Planning) Tel: +264 (64) 4104403. Any person having any objections to the proposed step may lodge such objections, duly motivated in writing, with the Acting Chief Executive Officer until 3 October 2017.

Leaners and beneficiaries of MYO were all present Joel Nambuli of African Vocals gives over a cheque and watch as African Vocals a cappella group perto Vera Leech, a trustee and board member of formed MYO




Road contractor UNIK may now accommodate road building workers at construction site Erwin Leuschner

The Swakopmund town council has decided to rescind an earlier decision it took to deny UNIK Construction Engineering Namibia the right to house workers at its construction camp. UNIK is a partly-Chinese road construction consortium, constructing the new dual carriage way east of the dune belt between Swakopmund and Walvis Bay. Its construction camp is located close to the Swakop river. The decision was taken at the recent council meeting. Council thereby decided to repeal its decision passed in May when it was explicitly decided not to allow staff members to reside at any construction camps. At the same meeting in May, council gave UNIK 30 days to remove its employees from the camp. The issue surrounding staff members residing at construction sites started in June 2016, when council decided to lease a

portion to UNIK for the sole purpose to erect a construction camp. Back then council decided that no staff may be living on site. Shortly thereafter it was indeed estalished t h e r e w e r e s t a ff residing onsite, which prompted council to pass a decision in May to have these persons evicted. According to the agenda of the recent meeting, it is evident that from the onset that the prefabricated buildings erected at the UNIK construction camp is not only workshops, but also accommodation

units. It turned out the accommodation units were in fact noncompliant with the original understanding with council. Council now decided to allow staff to be accommodated on site, but subject to certain conditions. In the agenda, there are a number of arguments in favor of this decision, amongst others the fact that "the project is of national interest and supportive of industrial/business development in not only the Erongo Region, but the whole of Namibia." Another argument to

consider was that "no practical alternative site" is available, as the Dorob National Park borders the Swakop River/-townlands. In the agenda, it is also evident that not only the contractor UNIK slipped up by putting up accommodation quarters. The Roads Authority, a consortium stakeholder also "neglected to obtain permission for the establishment of the site prior to commencement of construction." Furthermore, it was established in the meantime that "the construction site and the use thereof is in conflict with the requirements of the Standard Building Requirements".

The carcasses of two oryx had been found on the D1982 road linking the C14 and the C28 near the farm Ruimte over the weekend, both evidently killed by poachers. A springbuck was also found in the same area alive, but wounded and the person who found it had to end the animal’s misery.“I found all

three animals shot. The oryx died of the gunshot injuries. One’s throat was slid, which indicates the poachers left the area with the intent to return there to load the animals. I had to slid the springbuck’s throat, as the animal was still alive and suffering”, the man explained. Poaching is prevalent in some areas of the Naukluft Park. It is especially areas closer to metropolitan areas.




Walvis Bay Court Report 5 September 2017 Andre Von Broen (26) appeared on a charge of fraud (10/2014). Matter postponed to 19 October. Accused on bail. Patricia Naris (27) appeared on a charge of ill treatment of children or child neglect (12/2016). Matter postponed to 8 March 2018. Accused on bail. Ronnello Aoxamob (18) appeared on a charge of possession of suspected stolen property (1/2017). Matter postponed to 13 March 2018. Accused on warning. Laudika Lazarus (23) appeared on a charge of rape (5/2017). Case against accused withdrawn. Magreth Uazikiza (41) appeared on a charge of theft (5/2017). Matter postponed to 15 March 2018. Accused on bail. A minor (17) was absent for his hearing on a charge of theft out of motor vehicle (5/2017). Accused at large. Amon Mbombe (52) appeared on a charge of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor (7/2017). Matter postponed to 11 October. Accused on bail. Augustus Salom (37) appeared on a charge of assault with intent to steal and theft (7/2017). Matter postponed to 27 February. Accused in custody. Tangeni Maluvandi (24) appeared on charges of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm and assault (7/2017). Matter postponed to 12 March 2018.accused on bail. Simon Namubeb (46) appeared on a charge of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor (8/2017). Accused found guilty. Fined N$6 000 or 24 months imprisonment. A minor (15) appeared on a charge of theft (8/2017). Matter postponed to 20 September. Accused detained in a safe place. Willy Henry Coetzer (56) appeared on a charge of indecent assault (9/2016). Case against accused withdrawn. Joseph Kamungwa (30) appeared on a charge of assault (9/2016). Case struck from roll. Johannes Hinyekwa (40) appeared on a charge of road traffic regulations (2017). Accused found guilty. Fined N$1 000 or 30 days imprisonment. Sam Kamati (25) and Lucas Kamati Nashinda (23) appeared on charges of possession of suspected stolen property (12/2016). Sam Kamati found guilty. Fined N$3 000 or 4 months imprisonment. Lucas Kamati Nashinda found not guilty and acquitted. Simon Mvula (32) appeared on a charge of theft (3/2017). Matter postponed to 26 October. Accused on bail. Raban Shidolo (37) appeared on a charge of driving with an excessive blood alcohol level (4/2017). Case struck from roll. Herold Ipinge (26) appeared on a charge of uttering, tendering or accepting forged or altered bank notes (5/2017). Case struck from roll. Marine Kooper (23) appeared on a charge of attempted murder (5/2017). Matter postponed to 6 November 2017. Accused on bail.

6 September 2017 Abner Amukongo (30) appeared on a charge of fraud (11/2016). Matter postponed to 9 October. Accused in custody. Jackson Kanana (51) appeared on a charge of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor (2/2017). Case struck from roll. Jack Robinson (37) appeared on a charge of contravening of section 42 (2) A & B of Act 4 of 2007 (2/2017). Matter postponed to 13 February 2018. Accused on bail. Ronald Haimbodi (23) and Charles Ndenura (20) appeared on charges of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm (3/2017). Accused found not guilty and discharged. Bennie Maritz (24) appeared on a charge of discharging of a firearm (4/2017). Case against

accused withdrawn. Clauss Afrikaner (18) and Gift-Lago Augustinus (18) appeared on charges of housebreaking with intent to steal and theft (5/2017). Matter postponed to 1 November. Phillipus Axel (25) appeared on a charge of robbery (7/2017). Matter postponed to 30 October. Accused in custody. Ronnie Uirab (35) appeared on a charge of housebreaking with intent to steal and theft (7/2017). Matter postponed to 30 October. Accused on bail. A minor (age unknown) and minor (17) appeared on charges of housebreaking with intent to steal and theft (8/2017). Matter postponed to 13 September. Accused detained in a safe place. Lovisa Mumbala (34) appeared on a charge of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm (9/2017). Matter postponed to 30 October. Accused on warning. Theus Duvehage (45) appeared on a charge of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor (11/2015). Matter postponed to 27 March 2018. Accused on warning. Derick Joel (37) was absent at his hearing on a charge of theft (1/2017). Accused at large. Johan Hendrick Johnson (24) appeared on a charge of theft of motor vehicle (10/2016). Matter postponed to 26 October. Accused on warning. Martin Ismael (31) and Fredrick Shitana (32) appeared on charges of extortion, theft by false pretences and impersonating a member of the police (6/2017). Matter postponed to 4 April 2018. Accused on bail. Johannes Iipumbu David (36) appeared on a charge of housebreaking with intent to steal and theft (6/2017). Case against accused withdrawn. Petrus Shambo (28) appeared on a charge of housebreaking with intent to steal and theft (6/2017). Matter postponed to 28 March 2018. Accused in custody. Johannes Taniseb (50) and Hendrick Okamaru (41) appeared on a charge of housebreaking with intent to steal and theft (7/2017). Matter postponed to 5 February 2018. Accused in custody. A minor (15) appeared on a charge of theft (79/2017). Matter postponed to 12 October. Accused detained in a safe place. Alusius Skrywer (290 appeared on a charge of theft (8/2017). Matter postponed to 1 November. Accused on bail.

7 September 2017 Bernhard Naobeb (40), Grasias Elias Uanga (34) and Efranchel Lano Engelbrecht (34) appeared on charges of theft by false pretences (11/2015). Matter postponed to 31 October. Accused on bail. Fransiska Ndala (31), Martha Kapembe (36) and Sabina Hosea (33) appeared on charges of theft (1/2016). Matter postponed to 30 October. Accused on bail. Liberty Chiradza (23) and Philip Chiwara (30) appeared on charges of murder and robbery (6/2016). Case struck from roll. Anna Boois (31) appeared on a charge of theft by employee from employer (8/2016). Matter postponed to 29 January 2018. Accused on bail. Joseph Naholo (23) was absent at his hearing on a charge of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm (10/2016). Accused at large. Jan Benedictus Fredericks (27) appeared on a charge of theft by false pretences (9/2016). Matter postponed to 20 September. Accused in custody. Salvano Basson (23) appeared on a charge of driving with an excessive blood alcohol level (10/2016). Matter postponed to 6 February. Accused on bail. Mechtilde Donna Musore (28) appeared on a charge of attempted murder (12/2016). Matter postponed to 10 October. Accused in custody. Ndamupa Ondjovo Mathew (25) appeared on a charge of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm (4/2017). Matter postponed to 15 November. Accused on bail.

Silvanus Eichab (23) appeared on a charge of uttering, tendering and accepting forged or altered bank notes (4/2017). Case against accused withdrawn. Glenrose Mbangiswana (27) appeared on a charge of fraud (7/2017). Matter postponed to 10 October. Accused on bail. Randy Noabeb (24) appeared on a charge of housebreaking with intent to steal and theft (7/2017). Matter postponed to 26 February 2018. Accused in custody. Willy Raymondt Van Der Bergh (40) appeared on a charge of dealing in dependence producing substance (8/2017). Accused found guilty. Fined N$1 000 or 3 months imprisonment. Johannes Kavili (24) appeared on charges of attempted rape and assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm (8/2017). Matter postponed to 19 March 2018. Accused in custody. Clive Mcquire (32) appeared on a charge of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor (5/2016). Matter postponed to 14 March 2018. Accused on warning. Lukas Shoombe (27) appeared on a charge of theft (4/2017). Matter postponed to 20 September. Accused on warning.

Swakopmund Court Report Regional Court Markus Klim (38), Apius Ganaseb (21) and Gustaf Haragaeb (29) appeared on a charge of robbery. The matter was postponed to 20 October because the trial was partly heard. Markus Klim is on bail of N$500 while Apius Ganaseb and Gustaf Haragaeb remains in custody. Stefanus Kanditi (27) appeared on a charge of housebreaking with intent to steal and theft. The matter was postponed to 15 February 2018 for plea and trial. The accused is on bail of N$8 000. Fillemon Haraseb (25) appeared on charges of kidnapping, rape and assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm. The matter was postponed to 9 October for continuation of trial. The accused remains in custody. Branden Van Wyk (30) appeared on charges of rape and assault by threat. The matter was postponed to 4 December for Prosecutor General's decision. The accused have been warned.

Magistrate Court Nangula Nashandi (20) appeared on charges of failing to submit without reasonable excuse, to the taking of specimen of her blood and use of vehicle without the owner's consent. The warrant of arrest was cancelled and bail refunded to accused. The case was struck from court roll. Atumani Saidi (32) appeared on charges of dealing in cocaine and possession of cocaine. The matter was postpone to 13 September for continuation of trial. The accused remains in custody. Elton Somaeb (27) appeared on a charge of rape. The matter was postponed to 9 October for plea. The accused remains in custody. David Ngifikepunye (24) appeared on a charge of driving with an excessive blood-alcohol level. The matter was postponed to 20 September because the docket was not at court. The accused is on bail of N$2 000. Nelson Gurirab (35) appeared on a charge of assault by threat. The matter was postponed to 26 September for plea. The accused remains in custody. Jeffrey Tourob (25) appeared on a charge of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm. The matter was postponed to 2 October for further investigation. The accused remains in custody. James Uirab (26) and Carlos Eixab (27) appeared on a charge of possession of suspected stolen property. The matter was postponed to 21 September for further investigation. The accused remains in custody. Japhat Titus (24) appeared on a charge of driving with an excessive breathalcohol level. The matter was postponed to14 September for plea. The accused is on bail of N$4 000. Jesaya Koreseb (27) appeared on a charge of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm. The matter was postponed to 12 September for plea. The accused remains in custody. A 16-year-old boy, two 17-year-old boys and Sedrico Swartbooi (18) appeared on a charge robbery. The matter was postponed to 14 September for judgement. The 16-year-old boy and the two 17-year-old boys were release in care of their guardian while Sedrico Swaartbooi is on bail of N$2 000. Prasanna Ganga Welgamage Don Seneviratne (43) appeared on eight counts of fraud charges. The matter was postponed to 15 January 2018 for plea and trial. The accused remains in custody. John Ricard Beukes (50) appeared on a charge of reckless or negligent driving. The matter was postponed to 8 February for plea and trial. The accused is on bail. Darius Gariseb (32) appeared on a charge of housebreaking with intent to steal and theft. The matter was postponed to 19 February for plea and trial. The accused remains in custody. Mandume Morkel (25) appeared on a charge of housebreaking with intent to steal and theft. The matter was postponed to 8 January for plea and trial. The accused remains in custody.

Car crashes into culvert Piquet Jacobs

A hatchback sedan vehicle traveling on the B2 between Swakopmund and Arandis with three occupants, of which two were children, veered off the road and crashed into a culvert on Sunday afternoon. The driver of the vehicle reportedly lost control of it, causing the accident. The driver sustained minor injuries whilst the children are unharmed. The driver received medical treatment at the scene and was transported to the Swakopmund Medi-Clinic.




Swakopmund’s first-goat Paulina has two lambs Swakopmund Mayor Paulina Nashilundo pays courtesy visit to her namesake Erwin Leuschner

Swakopmund Mayor Paulina Nashilundo on Friday paid a courtesy visit to her namesake, a she-goat which was donated by Councillor Uahimisa Kaapehi at last year's Mayoral Development Fund Fundraising gala dinner. And there was so much reason for this courtesy visit: Paulina the goat recently gave birth to twins, Paultjie and Paulinatjie. Paulina has become a famous goat and thanks to a unique idea by Riaan Coetzee, the animal is expected to generate more funds in future for the Mayoral Development Fund. During the courtesy visit Mayor Nashilundo said the goat was donated by Kaapehi on 25 November 2016. On the same occasion, the goat was baptised as Paulina and auctioned with Riaan Coetzee from Namibia Construction closing the bid at N$2 500. Since then, Paulina has been accommodated on a plot outside Swakopmund. Much to everyone's surprise Paulina gave birth to twins on 20 July this year [a she-goat and a billygoat]. The twins were appropriately named Paultjie and Paulinatjie after their famous mother. "Instead of slaughtering the animal, we decided to use Paulina to raise money for the Mayoral Development Fund on a regular basis," Coetzee explains. He proposed an auction be held every three months with the highest bidder receiving temporary ownership over Paulina and one the of the lambs, until the next round of bidding. The money

generated will be donated to the Mayoral Development Fund, while the winning bidders' names will be engraved in a special neck brace made for Paulina. Despite new ownership, the goat[s] will remain on the plot where they know best to do what they need to do: being goats. The idea was well-received and the first round of bidding is expected to take place soon. More information on this unique auction will be made on the website of the municipality of Swakopmund soon. Money raised for the Mayoral Development Fund is utilised to assist families, individuals and organisations in Swakopmund in areas of sport and recreation; health and education; arts & crafts; environment and community; and should any catastrophic events occur. The billy-goat lamb [male], Paultjie, will not be auctioned and belongs to the person currently looking after all three goats. The "landlord" wishes to remain anonymous. Paulina and her female lamb, Paulinatjie will be auctioned regularly.

New kind of Birth Certificate This is the new generation birth certificate issued to Namibians. According to an official from the Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration, this full birth certificate was rolled out in Swakopmund about a year ago and it is issued since to all newborns. The birth certificate contains details of both parents, including their full names, birth date and places of birth and makes the process easier especially where passports are issued to children.

Four stocktheft suspects Piquet Jacobs arrested

The four outstanding suspects of the five stocktheft suspects who allegedly stole 14 donkeys between Friday and Saturday from the grazing field at Omutiuanduko village in the Omatjete Resettlement area, was arrested at Tsawises Pos, Khorixas area, yesterday morning.

Councillor Assertha Marsh (l.) and Kleopas Ngwena (r.) accompanied Mayor Paulina Nashilundo (centre) on Friday when she paid a courtesy visit to her namesake, a goat named Paulina, and her offspring Paultjie and Paulinatjie. Photo by Erwin Leuschner

The four suspects ran away before being apprehended on Saturday, while one suspect was already arrested, but their identities were known to the police which lead to their arrest yesterday morning. The police were hot on their heels on Saturday as the donkey tracks lead to Tsawises Pos 3, where four don-keys were found to be slaughtered by the suspects and ten were recovered alive. The

donkeys which belong to a number of different owners have a combined value of N$19 000.

The suspects will appear in the Omaruru magistrates court today.



Botswana military shipment discharged in the port of Walvis Bay An undisclosed number of military vehicles, destined for Botswana’s Defense Force, were offloaded from the motor carrier Hoegh Tracer in the port of Walvis Bay over the weekend. This shipment is one of several similar shipments for Botswana of military logistics vehicles, mostly from the United Kingdom which is one of this Southern African neighbour’s main military cooperation partners. Tue 12 September 2017 Low Tide: 1:01 High Tide: 7:26 Low Tide: 13:19 High Tide: 19:53

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12 SEPTEMBER 2017 Press Release


Strand Hotel Swakopmund gets global recognition

"Creating amasing experiences not only for our own people, but also for visitors to Namibia, as well as landing our country as a nation with immeasurable potential to deliver the best on the African continent, as well as the entire globe, are part of our main focus areas on this journey of contributing to building the economy of Namibia," says Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group Executive Chairman, Sven Thieme following Strand Hotel Swakopmund's recent award as a stand out in the hospitality industry on the African continent. The Strand Hotel Swakopmund was recently awarded the Best Hotel Development accolade in the 2017 Africa Property Investment (API) Awards, for its inno-vative design and outstanding achievements in servi-ces. The awards were announced during the API Sum-mit & Expo in Sandton, Johannesburg more than a week ago. Launched at this year's Summit, the API Awards are aimed at providing a distinguished platform for developers, suppliers and owners in the African real estate industry to showcase their best projects and services from across sub-Saharan Africa; giving special recognition to the best that Africa has to offer. Located in Namibia's premier seaside resort of Swakopmund, the Strand Hotel has become a landmark in the area and a popular holiday destination, with its beach location and being close to the town's amenities. The hotel is owned by O&L Leisure - a subsidiary of the O&L Group – with a strong and reputable portfolio consisting of the Exquisite Chobe Water Villas – an exclusive and intimate wildlife lodge located at the eastern tip of the famous Caprivi Strip; the ever popular Mokuti Etosha Lodge in the north of the country – a premier destination for foreign and local tourists seeking thrilling wildlife encounters at especially the globally known Etosha National Park area; the historic Midgard

Country Estate, located to the west of the Namibia is popularly known as an ideal family hide-away, a first or last stop for international visitors, the perfect venue for intimate meetings, and popular for team-building events or weddings for guests from all over the country and beyond, and of course the award-winning Strand Hotel Swakopmund that opened doors about two years ago.O&L Leisure Managing Director, Terence Makari: "For O&L Leisure, it is indeed humbling and satisfying to get such prestigious recognition. The Strand Hotel was developed to provide guests with an authentic and modern Swakopmund experience that's gemütlich, entertaining and rejuvenating. It was part of the design objectives to create a hotel that is charming and welcoming as the town it is located in. This recognition illustrates that all the thinking brought in the detail of the design of the hotel was worth it, and contributed immensely to creating a unique sense of place. It is satisfying to note that it is being recognized on the continental stage and we remain indebted to all stakeholders involved during the design stage for their valuable contributions. Its location, design and offering sets the Strand Hotel Swakopmund apart from other establishments in the sector." WSP in Africa – one of the largest multi-disciplinary engineering consultancies on the continent – was commis-

sioned by the developer to design the Rational Fire, piped services (gas/plumbing and drainage), mechanical ventilation and air-conditioning for the hotel. "The main objective of the system's design was to contribute towards sustainable development by means of utilizing resource efficiency in the design, careful selection of equipment that can withstand the harsh corrosive environments and provide robust reliable operation. Plant and materials were also selected of a suitable quality to last for a design life span of between 20- and 25-years, without major refurbishment during this period." said Peter Hodgkinson, Managing Director of WSP Building Services, in Africa. In a statement from API, the award panel also indicated that the design of the hotel met the requirements of the local heritage council and that it responds sensitively to the existing indigenous landscape – through a functional and contemporary design approach that provides a unique aesthetic. CEO of the Hospitality Association of Namibia (HAN), Gitta Paetzold: "An award of this nature speaks to the quality and high standards of tourism/hospitality infrastructure that Namibia is able to offer to its national and international guests - proving that Namibia as a destination compares very well with the quality experiences in the rest of the world. The Strand Hotel Swakopmund has been a special place since its inception, and I wish to take this back to its initial construction - the hotel having been one of the founding members of HAN in 1987, and having held a special place in Namibian hospitality all along. Being situated at the main public beach in Swakopmund, most Namibians have a sense of ownership of that space and place, which explains why the planning for the total reconstruction of the Strand Hotel after Independence was such a long and complex process. Everyone, including many members of the public and the Swakopmund Aesthetics Committee felt the need to contribute, comment and object to the various plans presented prior to construction - resulting in the final design speaking to the needs and expectations of the public, who were guaranteed continued access to the place and surrounding beach and promenade - and even more so, the multitude of services, niches and products offered within the hotel. The award is proof that this concept was well thought through and applied successfully, making the new Strand Hotel Swakopmund a magnet for local and foreign guests alike. HAN is extremely proud to count the Strand Hotel Swakopmund as a founding and existing member of the Association, as it is a role model of continued improvement, where warm hospitality and service excellence are the key pillars of the operation - something that HAN is keen to promote in Namibia as a whole."



“Merge the Erongo Expo and Swakopmund’s SWAITEX”

US-pilot offers four day specialist helicopter flight training Ten helicopter pilots from Namibia took part in a specialist helicopter flight training course in Swakopmund this week. The course was presented by chief pilot Simon Jones from Los Angeles, California, a helicopter pilot specialising in the flight of Robinson helicopters. The course was organized by NAMAGRI Aviation Services, who is the leading distributor of Robinson helicopters in Namibia. The Robinson R44 is a four-seater light helicopter produced by the Robinson Helicopter Company. It remains the world's best-selling general aviation (GA) helicopter since 1999. Adel Oosthuizen Welldone NAMAGRI Alex McDonald for organizing such an important initiative to investing into the education and experience of Helicopter pilots in Namibia!! Annette Oelofse Thank you Simon for your patience. Your incredible experience has certainly enriched us all and added infinite value to our safety and our flying skills. A day not to be forgotten, every moment absorbed. Fly well, until

we meet again. Joshua Brown This is super cool Simon! Mick Lane Nice job Advanced Flight. Lawrence Matthews Excellent article Simon, congrats. Crystal Leigh Maillet You made the news! Alessandra Manzotti Awesome Simon!!!! Neil Fender Where can I sign up? Andrea Lopes Very nice Mr. JONES!!!!

Its now or never to get back in the Receiver’s good books

If the Chief Executive Officer of the Namibia Ports Authority (Namport), Mr Bisey Uirab has his way, the road is paved for a merger of two of the coast's biggest trade expo's – the Namport Erongo Business and Tourism Expo and the Swakopmund International Trade Expo (SWAITEX).At the recent launch of 2017 Erongo Trade Expo in Walvis Bay, Mr Uirab said over the years he witnessed a fragmentation among towns in hosting events such as trade expo's. In the case of the coast the towns of Walvis Bay and Swakopmund is only thirty kilometres apart, yet the two towns host two parallel events of the same magnitude and nature.Terming it "disconnect", Mr Uirab said: "If we are to grow our regional economies and ultimately that of our country, I believe there is an urgent need to address such disconnect.” Adding: "With this I particularly refer to Swakopmund (hosts of SWAITEX) and Walvis Bay (host of the Namport Erongo Business and Tourism Expo).My dream is to see a merge of these two events into one big exposition for the west coast". Clinton Lang Fantastic Idea. Let's work together instead of always being in competition with one another. Peter Odendaal Good Idea!

Hartmann murder suspect also sustained a broken leg during arrest at Outjo - sources The main suspect in the murder of Manfred Hartmann, an elderly resident of Swakopmund on 18 August this year is still recovering in a Windhoek hospital from a gunshot wound from a policeman's firearm. He fled Swakopmund after the murder and was shot lees than twelve hours later resisting arrest at Outjo. Meanwhile, the Namibian Police issued a renewed request for the public to assist identifying family members or friends of the deceased Mr Hartmann.”We urge residents to come forward with information on how we can trace the family," said Deputy Commissioner Erastus Iikuyu, police regional crime investigations coordinator for Erongo.

Taxpayers who are not in good standing at the Receiver of Revenue has been given a second chance to do so, thanks to an extended "amnesty", announced earlier this week. An amnesty period concluded on 31 July made provision for penalties on taxes in arrears to be written off entirely, but this new round is rather a tax in arrears recovery program whereby 70 % of penalties may be waivered. The tax payable will not be lowered and will be payable in full.The Ministry of Finance announced in a media release the last tax arrears recovery incentive programme will commence on 11 September 2017 and Louwrenda It sounds like the man has a German name. Have authoraties tried conclude on 11 March 2018. Thereafter tax payers not in good standing may not come off contacting the German Embassy in attemp to find relatives that might be residing there? very well from a brush with the Receiver. Alex Muukua Tax tax tax each salary increasing!!!! Louw Greeff so the guilty ones gets waived on

interests how about the ones who religiously pay the damn tax for years? can i get discount too?

Alex Muukua I agree 2 the country's high murders rate must be stopped now...........A.S.A.P!!!!!

Dear all We've seen your article about the robbery at dune 7 in the digital newspaper.

Kambueshe: “Rising crime must be answered with a plan and not only a speech” Swakopmund constituency councilor Juuso Kambueshe has condemned the brutal murder of elderly residents in August in his constituency, stating it has made him realise his shortcomings as leader. In an interview with namib times he not only took responsibility as leader in a most admirable way, Kambueshe also called on regional leaders, including himself, to find a solution to curb the rising crime wave. Although Kambueshe applauds the police force for a job well done on apprehending the suspects in all three cases, he wants to address the rising crime wave in order to protect people proactively, rather than the reactionary hunting for the criminal when it is already too late for the victim. "Both these incidents have made me realize my shortcomings as a leader”. "Firstly, we need to conduct an in-depth analysis into what is causing these crimes. We need to look at our moral values and we need to be held accountable as leaders", he continued. Whilst Kambueshe concedes crime is a social evil and that it will always exist, he asks to what degree "we should allow it.” Ian J Izaacs The only way to reduce crime stats is if you violate any law you get charged locked up and prosecuted. No acception to the rule, Zero tolerance to crime. Elaine Thompson Clinton Lang Isn't this what you're trying to highlight to the Swakopmund Municipality? Why not start with addressing the small issues like harassment by vendors and loitering first (which CAN be done). Many small

interventions amount to bigger consequences. Alex Muukua Good point Mr J Kambueshe.. i salute you comrade. Clinton Lang Thank you Councillor. We hope to see you and some of your colleagues at the silent protest too. The whole town is welcome. 66

We already heard of it, because the tow trucker, who towed us away for a similar event, happend to us at a parking between walvis bay and swakopmund. At the 11th of august we've been robbed by 4 guys. We stood at a parking place, our front wheels were stuck in the sand, we were almost done. Then a car came, stood at the sea, were doing something with their car, turned around and they stopped.1 of them stayed in the car, a dark blue toyota carolla, older model, and the 3 of them came at us. I saw immediatley that it was wrong, but what can you do. My husband was standing at the drivers side and me on the other side, they immidiatley grabbed my husband by the throat and started hitting him, with there fists. I grabbed a peace of wood, and attacked the man from behind and after some hits they let my husband loose, so he could defend himself. He saw one of the guys going into the car, so he went try to stop him, by slamming the car door against his legs. The other two started hitting my husband again while he was standing with his back against the car and the me started hitting them again with the peace of wood and one was not amused, so he hit me in the face and he turned around again at my husband, and my husband hit the guys back and than me hit the guy one more time and the he grabbed my by the throat and pushed me down to the ground. And started hitting me, then i said it's enough and he let me go, the let my husband go and they ran away with our belongings, smartPhone, 3 camera's (one was a d3 nikon) binocular, Jacket, money, and they even took the car keys and the drove away. they took theire license plate of theire car when they stood at the sea, we noticed afterwards. It happend round 10.30 and 11.00 o'clock. We went to the policestation and they made the police report.We got an other car from budgetcars, so we could continue our journey.The next day, still afraid and shaky, what happend the day before, we went for a new camera, it was very expensive, so we had to think about it. We went to the touristharbour, were the tourist go on the catamarantours, but our mind was not in to it, so drove away then suddely there was a red car behind us. In it a boy and i girl, they drove beside us and told us to stop, because our left rear tire was not good, we looked at each other and said oh no not again….We saw in the corner another car, and we drove straight to our b&b and there was nothing wrong…..So we were very afraid to go out again and our holiday was ruined…… Kind regards. Henk en Marianne Koning (53-52 years) from holland




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DRC Project School receives NFCPT Donates 60 books for its library Computers to schools in the Oshana Region Sharlien Tjambari

Learners of the DRC Project School now have access to a library of their own. The library is stocked with donated books covering titles from fiction to non-fiction, educational material and even old magazines. "These books were a collection from years back and they have been in my store room for quite a long time. I was doing some spring cleaning recently, and I decided to get rid of them. I thought to myself instead of throwing them away, there might be a school or kindergarten which might be in need of books, so I asked a friend who told me about the library at DRC Project School", explains the donator who wishes to stay anonymous. Dina Muningirua, a teacher at the DRC Project School was very surprised when the books arrived at the school. She said she will start arranging and packing the books on the shelves

immediately. The DRC Project School operates from containers and the library is also housed in a container. Adding a very beautiful container which is painted white. The library has a very welcoming atmosphere and an cozy warm reading corner. Muningirua thanked the lady who gave them the books and said books were all they needed at this point. She also explained community members are welcome to go read the books and make use of the library. The school also offers afternoon classes for learners who perform academically poor in their respective schools.

The Namibia Fish Consumption Promotion Trust (NFCPT) received collective efforts from the Namibian fishing fraternity and stakeholders during the 2016 National Fish Consumption Day (NFCD) Gala Dinner held in the Oshana Region. With this, the Trust has identified schools within the Oshana region to donate computers to the tune of N$560,500. This gesture is in line with the aspirations of the Harambee Prosperity Plan, where we as a Government have identified the need for the accelerated roll-out of Information Communication Technology infrastructure, to aid in the development of Information Communication Technology literacy; which is relatively low, especially within Rural Namibia. Thirty (30) schools will benefit from the donations within the Oshana region, where each school will receive two (2) Computers. The funds used to procure the Information Communication Technology equipment, was as a result of the spin-offs of the Annual National Fish Consumption Day. It is through the National Fish Consumption Day that, the Namibia Fish Consumption Promotion Trust, ploughs back into the communities, where the National Fish Consumption Day is held, the festival is rotated annually through-out all the regions in the country. The 2017 National Fish Consumption Day was launched on 11 August, in Walvis Bay and festivities will take place in Nkurenkuru, Kavango West region. The gala dinner will take place on 20 October followed by the market day on 21 October. Invitations to the 6th Annual National Fish Consumption Day are now open.

Ms Dina Muningirua and some of the learners, showing off some of the books they received

These are all the books which were donated towards the DRC Project School

Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Hon Bernard Esau, NFCPT Chairperson, Mrs Katrina Sikeni, Deputy Director of Education: Programs and Quality Assurance, Mr Gerhard Ndafenongo, Oshana Region Governor, Hon Clemens Kashuupulwa & Governor of Ohangwena Region, Hon Usko Nghaamwa with the school beneficiaries of the computers




Katelynn closer to her dream Piquet Jacobs

11-year-old Katelynn Venter, who was born with spina bifida, is a step closer to her dream of participating in the Paralympic Games one day. Katelynn was in for the surprise of her life on Saturday, when Robert Glover (20), donated his handcycle to her. In December 2012, members of the Coastal Cycling Club pulled together to buy Robert a handcycle, which he has now passed on to Katelynn. Due to Katelynn’s condition, she is paralysed from the waist down, but has not allowed anything to alter her life and the way she has decided to live it. After she was born, doctors had little hope for Katelynn, but she has defied those odds. Katelynn is a very bright and active young girl, and she has set her heart on participating in the Paralympic Games, which is now possible. Along with the handcycle, Katelynn received cycling gear to accompany her new ride. All of this was made possible by Robert, Mulyns Accountants, Turnkey Electrical Solutions, Hydroweld, Corridor Logistics, Steckels Toyota, Be Seen Be Safe Cycling Campaign, Bush Café, OTB, Gert, Tobi, Tiaan, Berno, Tanya, Gerda, Raquel, Lonel and Francois.

* Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday: Book Exchange at the Mission to Seafarers. All Welcome. * Every Tuesday: Blood clinic (NAMBTS) at Welwitschia Hospital next to indoor pool. * 13 Sep: MOTH meeting at Escarpment Shellhole 19h00. * 13 Sep: Juanita &Ruan & Franja besoek Walvisbaai by Stadsaal om 19:00. * 14 Sep: Walvisbaai Saamkoopvereniging Annual General Meeting at Dutch Reformed Church, Meersig at 18:00 * 24 Sep: Moth Parade International Day of Peace . * 24 Sep: Lagoon Park Family Market from 9am-1pm with the theme “Oktoberfest”. * 7 Oct: Busy Bodies Montessori Pre-School Frühshoppen at Welwitschia Old Age Home at 11:00. * 29 - 30 Sep: St Petrus Rooms Katolieke Kerkbasaar Narraville. ***************

SWAKOPMUND * Bridge: The Swakopmund Bridge club meets every Monday evening at 19:00 at Lions Old Age Home. Contact: Ed Barbour 064405 604. * Swakopmund Toastmasters: Meet every first and third Monday of the month at the Europa Hof Hotel, Bismarck Str 39, Swakopmund, Namibia from 19:00 - 20:30. * 12 & 13 Sep: Erongo Career Fair Mondesa Multi-Purpose Centre, Swakopmund from 09:00 - 18:00. * 12 Sep: Book Launch: “How the Port of Walvis Bay became Namibian”. This is my story (by Nils Bruzelius) at 19:00 in Swakopmund Museum Lecture Hall. Free Entrance, Donations welcome. * 16 Sep: Frühlingsfest/ Spring-festival of Georg-Ludwig Kindergarten at Haus der Jugend from 10:00.





An Acute Specialist Hospital and Medical Village coming to Swakopmund soon A green Hospital featuring green care is coming to Swakopmund next year. The Development of the new Swakopmund Acute Specialist Hospital and Medical Village is set to commence in October in Extension 17 in Swakopmund located at the turnoff to the Swakopmund landfill. This hospital is part of a new concept of holistic integrated community care and will treat all patients from all walks of life: be it private overseas patients, local medical aid patients, state and indigent patients. A non-profit company, Virtue Health NPC, will use crowd sourcing and donor funding to treat indigent Namibians who are presently not cared for adequately. The hospital will strive to provide an

environment where doctors and nurses would like to work and learn and provide new levels of hospitality and care to patients. This was said by Dr Neels de Villiers who is the majority shareholder of the hospital. The development of the Swakopmund Acute Specialist Hospital Project consists of three phases and development is set to start in October 2017 and will conclude two years later, in October 2019. Phase 1 will consist of a 54 bed Acute

Specialist Hospital, 26 unit Nurses Hospital. This part of the development is estimated at N$150 million. Phase 2 contains the Rossmund Golf Estate Medical Village featuring Specialist Centres of Excellence. This will consist of a Spinal Surgery Unit; Gynae and Fertility Unit; a Cancer and Breast Cancer Unit; a Stroke and Alzheimer Rehab Unit; a Hip, Knee and Shoulder Arthroplasty Unit; a Cancer Pain and Chronic Pain Treat-

ment Unit; a Tropical and Communicable Disease Unit; a Retina and Macular Degeneration Unit; and a Diabetes Management Unit. This phase will include a 26 Bed Greencare Assisted Living Units. According to de Villiers this phase will cost N$90 million. The development of Phase 3 is expected to commence in October 2018 and will be completed by October 2019. This will consist of a 54 Upmarket Double Bed en Suite Retirement Apartments at

Rössmund Palms Springs and Rössmund Golf Course. The Project value of this phase is estimated at N$100 million, said de Villiers. According to de Villiers the commercial property at the Rossmund Golf Course measuring 1.8 hectare was obtained in 2013. In 2014 a further 1.5 hectare of Swakopmund municipal land on Erf 17 was obtained. This property lies next to the Henties Bay Road. In 2015 the hospital licence was obtained. De Villiers mentioned that the nurses at this hospital are each equipped with a notepad in which they will enter all patient's

health information. Everything is to be stored electronically. “From genetic lifestyle and communicable diseases as well as a customized individual health profile will allow for a customized medical insurance product per member,” he said. De Villiers continued saying that with this system in place, each patient will have a unique patient number and that will stay on the system. “Local general practitioners and Namibian specialists are invited to practice in this facility to transfer knowledge and skills and surgical techniques, while a local nurses training unit

will train enrolled nurses. Overseas Super Specialists will get restricted registration to work only in the Swakop Surgical Hospital and Erongo Swakop District Hospitals,” de Villiers added. De Villiers also said that 50% of the hospital will be owned by Namibians and anyone who wishes to invest in the hospital can contact Ansie van der Merwe at For medical enquiries interested persons are encouraged to contact Kowie de Klerk at lynxsa@



WALVIS BAY TOWN PLANNING SCHEME C O N S E N T: H o m e B a s e d O f f i c e (Administrative) ON ERF: 2818 TOWNSHIP: Narraville STREET: 39 Lark Street. In terms of the above-mentioned Scheme, notice is hereby given that I/we, undersigned, have applied to the Walvis Bay Municipality for permission to erect/establish a Home Based Office (Administrative) on the site. Plans may be inspected or particulars of this application may be obtained at Town Planning, First Floor, Rooms 101 & 106D, Civic Centre. Any person having any objection to the approval of this application, must lodge such objection, together with grounds thereof, with the General Manager: Roads and Building Control, (Town Planning), Private Bag 5017, Walvis Bay and the undersigned, in writing, not later than 3 October 2017. NAME AND ADDRESS OF APPLICANT(S): Modestus Sevelus, P O Box 2648, Walvis Bay

MINISTRY OF TRADE & INDUSTRY LIQUOR ACT, 1998 NOTICE OF APPLICATION TO A COMMITTEE IN TERMS OF THE LIQUOR ACT, 1998 Notice is hereby given that an application in terms of the Liquor Act, 1998, particulars of which appear below, will be made to the Regional Liquor Licensing Committee, Region Erongo 1. Name and postal address of applicant: We s t e r n S a l o o n Pizzeria CC, P O Box 1501, Swakopmund. 2. Name of business or proposed business to which application relates: Western Saloon Pizzeria. 3. Address/location of premises to which application relates: Erf No 225, No.8B Tobias Hainyeko Street, Swakopmund. 4. Nature and details of application: Application for the grant of a New Special Liquor License. 5. Clerk of the Court with whom application will be lodged: Clerk of the Magistrate’s Court, Swakopmund. 6. Date on which application will be lodged: 22 September 2017. 7. Date of meeting of Committee at which application will be heard: 8 November 2017.

VACANCY Cash Crusaders Dunes Mall currently have the following positions available from 24 October 2017 · Buyer Candidates with technical / electronic knowledge and experience in Cellphone & PC software / formatting will have advantage · Salesman · Cashiers Candidates must have excellent communication skills Only short listed candidates will be contacted

Please send your CV's with reference contact numbers and a photograph of your self to

ENVIRONMENTAL SCOPING ASSESSMENT NOTICE TO ALL INTERESTED AND AFFECTED PARTIES Notice is hereby given to Interested and Affected Parties (I&APs) that an application will be made to the Environmental Commissioner for an Environmental Clearance Certificate in terms of the Environmental Management Act (7 of 2007) and the Environmental Impact Assessment Regulation (GN. No. 30 of 6 February 2012 as follows: Proponent: Van Der Westhuizen Town Planning and Properties CC Project Name: Rezoning of Erf 564, Walvis Bay from “Single Residential” with a density of 1:300m² to “Local Business” with a bulk of 1.0. Project Description: The proponent is in the process to rezone Erf 564, Walvis Bay in order to accommodate business activities in line with the provisions as contained in the Walvis Bay Town Planning Scheme. Registration of I&AP's and Submissions of Comments: In line with the above mentioned legislation, all I&AP's are hereby invited to register and submit their comments / concerns / questions (in writing) to the office of Van Der Westhuizen Town Planning and Properties CC using the details below. Information on the proposed project is available from the Van Der Westhuizen Town Planning and Properties CC offices.

Any objection or written submission in terms of section 28 of the Act in relation to the application must be sent or delivered CLOSING DATE FOR REGISTRATION AND SUBMISSION to the Secretary of the OF COMMENTS IS ON 10 OCTOBER 2017. Committee, to reach the CONTACT: Van Der Westhuizen Town Planning & Secretary not later than 21 days before the date of AND FOUNDProperties CC LOST TEL: 081 244 4441 or 081 122 4661 the meeting of the POSTAL: P O Box 1598, Swakopmund Committee at which the EMAIL: and application will be heard.

VACANCY: FREIGHT COORDINATOR We are looking for a freight coordinator to join our dynamic team in Walvis Bay. Responsibilities: To check and upload manifest To assist with accounting needs To assist on the freight desk with releases To be friendly and courteous to our clients To be on time and handle yourself in a professional manner Requirements: Namibian citizen Valid Code 08 Driver's License Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English Clarity in communication Organisational and Planning skills Teamwork, tact and good interpersonal skills Flexibility and the ability to adapt Problem solving ability, particularly when working under pressure Numeracy and Computer Literate Knowledge of Export & Import At least 2 years working knowledge of Asycuda++ and Asycuda World Prospective candidates may forward their CV to Closing date: 15 September 2017 Please note that no documents will be returned and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.




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TO LET Mondesa N$ 6700 – 3 bed, 2 bath, kitchen/lounge and garage, imm avail Tamariskia N$ 7700 - 3 bed, 1bath, kitchen, lounge and garage, imm avail Arandis N$ 3650 – 2 bed, 1 bath, kitchen/lounge, no garage, avail 1st of Nov 17 N$ 4070 – 2 bed, 1bath, house without garage, imm avail N$ 2090 – Bachelor flat with bathroom, without garage, imm avail Lucille +264 81 169 6216 +264 64 464 033

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SWAKOPMUND BRAND NEW!! 3 Bed with open plan PLUS 2 bed Flat with own garage. N$ 3 250 000-00 WATERFRONT UNIT Neat 3 bed, 2 bath with huge open plan, guest toilet & double garage. ALL FURNITURE INCLUDED. CC Registered. N$ 2 450 000-00 PRICED TO GO! 2 Bed, 2 bath apartment with open plan kitchen/living & Balcony with sea view. Single garage. N$ 1 450 000-00 SAFE & SECURE 2 Bed, 2 bath townhouse, With open plan kitchen/living & Double garage. N$ 1 600 000.00 MONDESA SELF CATERING B & B 5 Bed, 5 bath with store room, open plan kitchen/living & double garage. Walled. N$ 1 600 000.00 LONGBEACH 3 Bed, 2 bath apartment with open plan kitchen & double Garage. CC registered. N$ 1 300 000.00 TAMARISKIA New 3 bed, 2 bath with open plan kitchen/ Living/TV, scullery & Single garage. N$ 1 270 000-00 GOGGA 0811696215

TO RENT: Townhouse, Vogelstrand Swakopmund. 3 bedrooms, two full bathrooms, guest toilet, open plan, indoor fire place, outdoor braai, double automated garage, alarm system, sea view in secure complex. N$ 9 300.00 p/m Contact the owner: 085 124 9826 ROOM TO RENT WALVIS BAY On suite full bathroom Private entrance Secure parking Free wifi and go tv W/E incl. N$ 6 000.00 plus deposit PLEASE CALL: 081 254 8142




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ROSSMUND GOLF COURSE Erf for sale in Phase 2: 713m² Price: N$560,000-00 Contact: 081 128 0439 Or 081 291 4699 FOR SALE: Walvis Bay, City Center 2 bedrooms, fully fitted open plan kitchen / lounge, bathroom, courtyard. 1 lock up garage. N$ 800 000.00 excl costs neg. Call: 081 127 7790 FOR SALE: Erf 5782, Kuisebmond, General Residential Erf. 352m² N$ 650 000.00 transfer cost included. Contact: 081 269 7503 081 269 3269 OCEAN VIEW, VINETA EXT 9, SWAKOPMUND. 2 Corner erf. 832 m . N$ 1 100 000 (Excluding duties, fees, etc) Undeveloped, but both internal boundary walls have been built by neighbours. Call 081 274 4395 FOR SALE: Narraville 3 bedroom, 2 bathrooms, lounge, kitchen, dining area, double garage, large erf for further extension N$ 1 120 000.00 Erf size 558m² Erf for sale Mondesa Vacant erf for sale in Independence Street 320m² N$ 400 000.00 Contact: 081 148 1332 TE KOOP: Privaat 4 slaapkamer huis in Walvisbaai met igk naby skole en hospitaal Erf 1070m³ Groot sitkamer Eetkamer kombuis Groot leef are met binnebraai met ingeboude kaste 1½ badkamer Tandem garage Ekstra stoor plek buite. Kontak: 081 147 5196

To Rent : Vineta: Spacious 2 bedroom flat with indoor braai and one bathroom to rent for N$6 000.00 per month, plus a deposit of N$6 000.00 (deposit negotiable). Electricity is excluded. Available from 01st October 2017. No garage, and regrettably not pet friendly. Contact Kevin at 081 213 5341

NOW IS FOR SURE THE RIGHT TIME TO BUY! IT IS INDEED A BUYERS MARKET! · Beautiful 2 Bedr. double storey townhouse with open plan lounge to dining to fitted kitchen, 11/2 Bathr, garage. Own private Courtyard for N$985 000! · Brand new 3 Bed home with lounge to dining to fitted kitchen, 2 bathr, 2 garages for N$1.585 Million OR NEAREST OFFER! · Huge 4 Bed family home with lounge to kitchen, sep. dining area, sauna, 2 bathr, garages parking 4 cars PLUS 1 Bed flat totally sep. with own yard and lounge to kitchen, Bathr. garage. Near all schools for N$2.3 Million or NEAREST offer. Rental of flat is N$6000 & will indeed help you pay your loan. BARGAINS BARGAINS BARGAINS NARRAVILLE 2 Bedr, modern, sunny flats with own private courtyard. Open plan kitchen to lounge & bathr. Both bedr with builtin cupboards. Rented out for N$4000 pm. Selling price of N$469000!!! WHAT A GREAT BUY! Hurry Start Dialling 064 – 207354 or 0812775080 or 0811292427

SWAKOP WAREHOUSES TO LET N$ 12 500 - 175m² Warehouse with 60m² office space Imm avail N$ 14 000 – 153m² Warehouse with office space, avail 1st of Sept 17 Lucille +264 81 169 6216 +264 64 464 033 Malakia Properties FOR SALE, JABULANI 2bedrooms, 2bathrooms Kitchen, Lounge, Parking area Plus flat: 1bedroom, bathroom and kitchen With boundary wall N$900 000.00 ARANDIS Plot N$170 000.00 Email:malakiaproperties Malakia Office 064-406783 Cell: 081 297 7253




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VACANCIES: The Wreck Restaurant is looking for suitable candidates to join our team and fill the following positions: Front of House: ·Waiters The successful applicants will report directly to the Restaurant Manager and will be employed on a fixed term contract basis which will be explained during the interview. Applicants must comply with the following criteria: ·Namibian Citizen / Permanent Residence ·Must be absolutely passionate about people ·Age Group 21+ ·Bilingual (English & Afrikaans) ·Experience in a similar field in a restaurant or hotel environment is a pre-requisite! ·Good people & communication skills and a team player ·Be prepared to work on weekends, public holidays, etc ·Be computer literate (Word, Excel, Outlook, Restaurateur/InnKeeper, POS) ·Must have solid traceable references Kitchen: ·Sous Chef in Training The successful applicant will report directly to the Executive Chef and will be employed on a fixed term contract basis which will be explained during the interview. Applicants must comply with the following criteria: ·Namibian Citizen ·A formal culinary qualification will be an advantage ·Previous experience in a proper restaurant kitchen is a pre-requisite ·Must be able to prepare sauces, pasta and do general cooking/grilling ·Must be able to place orders, take stock, etc ·Bilingual (English & Afrikaans) ·Friendly and energetic ·Must have traceable references ·Good people skills and a team player ·Be prepared to work on weekends, public holidays, etc Applicants must personally hand in CV's at Beach Lodge, 1 Stint street, Vogelstrand, Swakopmund during office hours or email CV's to No telephonic enquiries or faxed CV's will be accepted! Only short listed applicants will be contacted for an interview!

Opsoek na n dame om n Kosstalletjie in Swakopmund te beman" Kontak Willem: 081 842 2568

TO HIRE CONTAINERS TO BUY / RENT and storage yard in Swakopmund with 24/7 access. Office or ablution alterations. Cowboys. 064 418 150 or 081 146 4770 TE HUUR: 3 ton lorrie te huur met drywer vir verwydering van bou rommel, tuinvullis, vervoer van meubels. Walvisbaai, Swakopmund. Kontak: 081 333 4211 081 480 6172


House For Sale Swakop Ocean View 2 Houses on a 982m² First House: 4 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 3 Garages, Kitchen, Lounge, Dining Room, In and Outside BBQ plus Second House: 1 x Double Storey 3 Bedrooms, OpenPlan Kitchen, Lounge, in-side BBQ, Big Garage and much more... Please call 081 786 0089 Eiendom te Koop Tsumeb 6024m² erf in Tsumeb te koop, Besigheids regte, 3 slaap kamer woonhuis, vleis/waskamer. Ekstra toilet, stoep, 3 toesluit garage 3 oop parkeer areas oop parkeer areas, carwash buite braai, groot spens, oopplan leefarea, kantoor PLUS 42x15m Staal Struktuur met 5Ton oorhoofse kraan. Skakel asb 081 249 1822

WANTED CASH PAID INSTANTLY FOR YOUR BROKEN & IRREPARABLE GOLD JEWELERY, ALSO BITS AND PIECES. CALL AT DESERT JEWELERY & CURIOS. SAM NUJOMA AVE, WALVIS BAY, OPPOSITE KFC. PLEASE BRING YOUR ID. WANTED: This n That We buy and sell second hand furniture and household appliances. We give the best offers in Town, find us in Sam Nujoma Avenue, between Magic Discounters and Fashion world. Contact Els: 081 255 5809 Lawrence: 081 324 1285

VACANCIES Lindley Education is looking for TUTORS in the areas of: Mathematics Physics Accounting Requirements: Symbol B or higher Experience and good communication skills Ability to explain in English and Afrikaans Punctual and reliable Integrity Only restricted to WALVIS BAY Submit CV's to beataccmath@gmail. com

VACANCIES VACANCY ONE CASHIER NEEDED AT DESERT DUNES GAMBLING HOUSE, SWAKOPMUND, KLIMAS BUILDINGS JOB REQUIREMENTS Qualifications : · Grade 12 certificate · Certificate of conduct · Knowledge in gaming industry field Closing date for all applications: 12 September 2017 at 17hrs Interested applicants are invited to send their C.V's with certified copies of qualifications to the following email:

Forward CV'S to coast@novomaticnamibia. Or for further enquiries contact Astridah Mwangala at 0852123041 CFS PROPERTIES CC SWAKOPMUND Vacancies for two qualified, experienced & registered Estate Agents. Please send cv's to: irene@cfsnamibia. com Avon Justine agents wanted. Join my team to earn extra cash 081 255 3924 Chess Coach for Hire We are looking for a suitable candidate to fill the position of assistant chess coach. Applicant must live at the coast, between the ages of 18 and 23. Preferably someone with a basic knowledge of chess. Email CV to royalacademycoaches Only short listed candidates will be contacted Thank You Looking for a hairdresser and stylist in Swakopmund at Zuraida Hairsalon Contact: 081 280 6006 064 642 864


Compactor 4 Sale N$5000.00 Cel 081 367 5824

Trailer 4 Sale [no papers] N$5000.00 Cel 081 367 5824

MISCELLANEOUS FOR SALE ITEMS FOR SALE SWAKOPMUND CALL 081 567 4522 •1 x 4pc High Back Lounge Suit [just like new] N$3900.00 •1 x 250lt Concrete Mixer with Robin Petrol Engine needs attention N$2750.00 •3 x Fridges Defy starting from N$1500 each •1 x Anvil Gas-oparated Professional Chip Fryer N$5500 •1 x DEFY Upright Deep Freezer 350lt like new N$2750 •1 Defy Eye-Level Stainless Steel Build-In Oven & Extractor Fan with 4 Plate Gas/Ceramic Hob [like new] N$3750 •5 x Fishing Rods & reels N$350 [each] •5 x BOX Tv’s 53cm - 74cm Starting from Price range of N$650.00 each Call 081 567 4522 FOR SALE: Sheep cassings for sale in Swakopmund. Call Fritz: 081 321 0990





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Mopane Firewood N$40 per 15kg bag Free delivery if you buy 10 or more bags Only 400 bags available Call Michael 081 150 2200




Wood For Sale Swakopmund Sekelbos Wood now for SALE, long lasting coals perfect for braaing and warmth. 15kg bags for N$40.00 Contact:081 263 0071 / 081 290 1446

HAIR HAIRSTYLIST @ NICOLE AND LUCIOS HAIR STUDIO Opposite Casa Del Mar Wash/blow/GHD Color Highlites / lowlites Keratin treatments Hair treatments Updo’s for weddings Special occasions Free consultation Contact Rejane 081 687 5971 Missing: Please help us find Fifi & Sam! They ran out of the yard, Daily Market area in Ongwediva on 5 September! Have tags on their collars with their names and phone number. If you have seen them or have them, please call 0811477383. WILMARIE HORN or contact the SPCA in Walvis Bay, 064 204041 or 081 629 1190.

SERVICES Health Life for Men and Women : Stretch marks / pimples removal, breast enlargement or firming. Penis Enlargement or poor erection, early ejaculation, pregnancy complications and many more. Call 081 613 9753



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LUNGANDA BUILDING AND RENOVATIONS CC We do all designs for you. We do building, plumbing, painting, electrical, aluminum doors and windows. Contact: 081 251 5639 081 423 2766

DR BANDA Walvis Bay Love and marriage work, promotions, lucky Business, fortune Guaranteed results Call for reservations appointments & consultations Contact: 081 740 7321



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HIGH SCHOOL AFTERNOON CLASSES Physical science Maths Accounting And Private tutoring for Grade 8 till 12 And namcol students Walvis bay only !we come to you! 081 497 2195 happytohelp@lindley Also: dvd’s for grade 8 Lindley Education


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TRADITIONAL HEALER POWER FROM KASUMBA ISLAND EAST AFRICA Mr Luwichi Mochidao I am here to help with all daily problems. Bring back lost lovers, no matter for how long you break up was, remove bad evils or tokoloshis in your house, protection of your body from enemies, or witch craft, boosting of your business, to have more customers, protection of your place, e.g business places farms and many more, court cases, promotion at work, family problems, selling your property quickly, clear your debt account using senduwana oil, bad dreams, pregnancy problems, alcohol and drug problems, luck to win in gambling, manhood enlargement, premature ejaculation, weak in bed to strong in bed, ladies in herbs hips buttock enlargement, pains in womb, women who don’t produce and many more. Call: 081 638 6071 Bookkeeping and Taxation Services. we specialize in the following •Individual debtors and creditors reconcillation •Processing of Debtors and creditors service re-concillation •Bank re-concillation •Periodic VAT return •Monthly PAYE return and management accounts •Preparations of General Ledger Journals •Basic bookkeeping and Procurement training Call 081 485 2674

TRADITIONAL DOCTOR DR GOGO DIMBA from Malawi is in Walvis Bay with 30 years vast experience in various problems & diseases. Such as bringing back lost lover in 4 days, removal of bad luck, complicated court case, bringing out a person from prison, to get a man of your choice, to stop your lover from cheating on you, jobs and promotions, protection of bodies and houses from witchcraft, pregnancy problems, rejuvinate mens power during sex, penis enlargement, high blood pressure, epilpsy, asma severe headache, swollen feet, unhealed wounds, delete debts, winning contracts & tenders, gambling, financial problems. Come and experience wonderful miracles happening in you life and you will never regret. Contact Dr Gogo Dimba “The Old Man” 081 602 6990 TRADITIONAL DOCTOR Doctor Oupa Khoromana The Old Man with 40 years experience with very powerful medicine from Malawi is in Walvis Bay. He has come to finish all jobs the others has failed. Specialised in diseases and problems such as bringing back lost lovers, to win your previous job back, to get promotions, complicated court cases, to pass examinations, clean out bad luck, protection of bodies and houses from witchcraft, win gambling and casino, win contracts and tenders. Business attraction, to win a man or woman of your choice, and a husband / wife to be yours only. Stop drinking and smoking, unhealed, swelling feet and legs, high blood pressure, sugar, asthma, epilepsy, pregnancy problems, recover stolen property and many more and other complicated problems. Please note “I don't try I just do it” Contact Oupa Khoromana The Old Man 081 655 9594

CARLOS TRUCKING AND COURIER 5 TON TRUCK WITH DRIVER AVAILABLE Furniture removals within town or long distance Any load welcome to any town within Namibia. Contact: 081 410 0837 081 419 5886

SERVICES TRADITIONAL DOCTOR: Dr. S Jeke (The Best). Bad Luck - Luck Muti Love Problems Marriage to keep your lover just for yourself Work problems Promotions - To get tenders and to boost your business - People don’t want to pay you back Pregnancy Problems Protection of Farms, Houses, Cars and Animals - Sexual transmitted sickness - all sickness Asthma, BP Remove to-koloshi from bodies, houses - Men’s power sexuality Spiritual doctors in need of more spiritual powers, etc. House Nr.(79) 3191D Johanna Benson Street Kuisebmond, Walvis Bay. Cell: 081 303 3149 YUMMY EATS We bake cakes, cupcakes, mini cakes and other sweet treats for birthdays, baptisms, baby / bridal showers, anniversaries and many other occasions. We make mini cakes and mini cupcakes, sweet treat platters. Variety flavours: red velvet, chocolate, vanilla, lemon and carrot... GOOD NEWS! Yummy eats can now put on your favorite edible picture on your cakes or simply supply you with edible images for your cakes or simply supply you with cakes. Call / whatsapp 081 430 1904

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JOB WANTED: I am a 37 years old hard working lady and is urgently looking for Domestic Work for 2 - 4 days in Swakopmund or Langstrand, I can do baby sitting as well Please call 081 434 5652

JOB WANTED: Lady looking for any kind of work, very hardworking. Contact: 081 479 5842

JOB WANTED: I am a 29 year old lady looking for domestic work. I am honest and hardworking with no criminal record and sober habits. Can start immediately, preferably in Lagoon, Meersig or Langstrand. Contact: 081 650 8013


CLEMENS HARASEB INVESTMENT UPHOLSTERY CLEANING We clean: Car seats, sofa's, baby seats, mattress, rug carpets, room carpets Room carpets, office chairs Contact: 081 615 0356 081 230 6675

JOB WANTED: A 34 year old lady looking for domestic work in Walvis Bay, 2 – 3 days a week. Trustworthy and hardworking. Contact: 081 282 8895

WERK GESOEK: Ek is n 47 jarige vrou en is opsoek na Huiswerk al is dit ook vir 2 of 3 dae per week in Swakop of Langstrand ek het goeie verwysings. Skakel my asseblief by 081 384 9014

JOB WANTED: Yvonne a 43 year old woman, very hardworking and willing to work with people. Looking for housekeeping or guesthouse cleaning or any other work in Walvis Bay. Contact: 081 328 8223

JOB WANTED: I am a 25 year old lady looking for Domestic work in Swakopmund from Monday to Friday I have 3 years of experience and can start immediately Please call me 081 747 1177

WERK GESOEK: Ek is ‘n 31 jarige dame opsoek na enige tipe werk, huis / kantoor skoon maak, was en stryk. Kan ook na kinders omsien. Rook en drink nie, Maandae tot Vrydae. Kontak: 081 581 1640

JOB WANTED: I am a lady of 27 years and is looking for Domestic work for 3 days in a week in Swakopmund Please contact me 081 742 1677

JOB WANTED: A 25 year old lady is looking for domestic work in Walvis Bay. Mondays to Fridays. Ready to start anytime. Have 4 years experience. Contact: 081 323 6813



We do REPAIRS on Home Tech Swakopmund Call 081 756 5756 House Hold Appliance ; Stoves, Fridges, Microwaves, Box Tv’s & LCD. Reasonable Prices we will come and collect & deliver Free Quotes Please Phone 081 756 5756

WERK GESOEK: Ek is dringend opsoek na Huiswerk ek kan ook babas oppas en is baie betroubaar, ek kan was en stryk en rook of drink nie en kan dadelik begin werk in Swakopmund en Myl 4 Skakel my asseblief by 081 717 3754

JOB WANTED: A 24 year old lady, honest and trustworthy is looking for any cleaning work for 3 days. Lagoon, have grade 12 and a computer certificate. Contact: 081 569 0885

WALVIS BAY 20 4505 TO LET KUISEBMUND 1 Bedr. unit without garage @ N$2300 p.m. w&E excluded MEERSIG 1 Bedr garden flat with garage N$4200. p.m. water included 2 Bedroom unit with garage N$5500. p.m. water included CENTRAL 1 Bedr unit no garage N$3300pm. water incl. 2-bedr. unit with garage N$5600 avail imm. 2 bedr unit with garage @ N$6300 avail 1/10 NEAR WALVIS BAY HIGH SCHOOL 3 Bedr house, 1 garage spacious yard N$8500pm HERMIS 4 Bedr, house, 3 bathr, 2 garages with spacious yard N$10000 FAIRWAYS 3 Bedr modern house, 2 bathr, 2 garages N$11500 p.m.

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TRADITIONAL DOKOTA THE HEALER DOKOTA BABA CHANDE The powerful traditional healer who never fail no matter how big is your problem in spiritual and traditional way don’t let your problems give you stress day and night. I am here to help you... To bring back your lost lover no matter for how long you break up To stop your love cheating on you Remove badluck from your body Promotion at work Do you want to win the divorce or stop the divorce Misunderstandings in your relationship To chase away the bad evils in your house To boots your business to have more customers Protection of your property To sell your property very fast To win tenders with your business Magic wallet and magic stick Protection of your body from your enemies Women and men who don’t produce Financial business matters Pregnant problems Debt account loan Gambling and casino To see your enemies in the mirror And many more Cell: 081 647 2904


WERK GESOEK: Ek is Fransina Tjombe 44 jaar oud en is dringend opsoek na huiswerk of Hotel skoonmaak werk Ek kan dadelik begin werk is betroubaar rook en drink nie Ek kan werk van Maandag tot Vrydag Skakel my asseblief 081 787 1811 JOB WANTED: I am a 30 year old lady looking for Domestic work in Swakopmund or Langstrand from Monday to Friday I can start immediately Please call me 081 262 5553 JOB WANTED: I am a lady looking for Domestic work in Swakop from Monday to Friday and can start immediately I am honest and hardworking Please please call me 081 857 3970


LIQUOR ACT, 1998 NOTICE OF APPLICATION TO A COMMITTEE IN TERMS OF THE LIQUOR ACT, 1998 Notice is hereby given that an application in terms of the Liquor Act, 1998, particulars of which appear below, will be made to the Regional Liquor Licensing Committee, Region Erongo 1. Name and postal address of applicant: Peter Christiaan Brinkmann, P O Box 3855, Windhoek. 2. Name of business or proposed business to which application relates: Café Treff @Waga Waga. 3. Address/location of premises to which application relates: Erf No 952, Shop No.1, Swakopmund. 4. Nature and details of application: Application for the grant of a New Special Liquor License. 5. Clerk of the Court with whom application will be lodged: Clerk of the Magistrate’s Court, Swakopmund. 6. Date on which application will be lodged: 22 September 2017. 7. Date of meeting of Committee at which application will be heard: 8 November 2017. Any objection or written submission in terms of section 28 of the Act in relation to the application must be sent or delivered to the Secretary of the Committee, to reach the Secretary not later than 21 days before the date of the meeting of the Committee at which the application will be heard.

WALVIS BAY TOWN PLANNING SCHEME CONSENT: Self Catering Unit ON ERF: 3811 T O W N S H I P : K u i s e b m o n d S T R E E T: Khomashochland Street. In terms of the above-mentioned Scheme, notice is hereby given that I/we, undersigned, have applied to the Walvis Bay Municipality for permission to erect/establish a Self Catering Unit on the site. Plans may be inspected or particulars of this application may be obtained at Town Planning, First Floor, Rooms 101 & 119, Civic Centre. Any person having any objection to the approval of this application, must lodge such objection, together with grounds thereof, with the General Manager: Roads and Building Control, (Town Planning), Private Bag 5017, Walvis Bay and undersigned, in writing, not later than 3 October 2017. NAME AND ADDRESS OF APPLICANT(S): Masiina(s) Negongo, P O Box 1215,Walvis Bay



“To Finish is to Win” at the 21st Walvis Bay Ride The 21st Walvis Bay Endurance Ride a very popular African Endurance that is labelled the ultimate Endurance Challenge with rider and horse having to endure all aspects of the vastness and solitude of the Namib Desert. The Endurance Ride Association of Namibia (NERA) decided in 1996 that Walvis Bay was the ideal environment to host a ride of international standards in the latter part of the season when the rest of Namibia was already experiencing the first heat of summer. Walvis Bay was perfect for an endurance competition in the months of August and September as the east winds that blow across the Namib Desert are normally over by then. Furthermore, Walvis Bay is the ideal location for a challenging competition with the dune landscapes providing one of the toughest endurance rides in the world with a true challenge in stamina, fitness and endurance. The Walvis Bay Ride, commonly known as the African Championships, became the biggest Equestrian event in Namibia. The Walvis Bay Ride put Namibia on the international map as it lured high profile delegates, officials, veterinarians, supporters and friends to the town and promoted Walvis Bay and the town's unique environment. The Namib Desert, surrounding Walvis Bay, is one of the oldest deserts in the world, and the Walvis Bay Ride takes the Endurance Rider over some of the highest dunes in the world. This ride is not only one of the most popular in Africa, but also an Endurance Ride in the true sense of the word. Rider and Horse have to endure all aspects of the vastness and solitude of the Namib Desert. Councillor Tobias Nambala on behalf of the Mayor of the coastal town of Walvis Bay Honourable Alderman Immanuel Wilfried welcome all the participants to the port of Namibia City and at the same time congratulate all participants for making it this far. We are indeed thrilled to be able to host you during the 2017 championships and trust that you will leave our city with only fond memories and great stories to tell. The Walvis Bay Municipal Council will continue to create a conducive environment for private citizens and residents to pursue their happiness in the letter and spirit of all our regulations and municipal bylaws. To this end, the Municipality of Walvis Bay as the administrative arm of Council has shown and continues to display enthusiasm and unwavering support to all sports codes, since we all believe that sports and other recreational activities are essential stimulants for a happier and healthier lifestyle. Municipality of Walvis Bay would therefore like to applaud the organisers of this competition for an excellent event. Also, we want to urge all people in Walvis Bay to cultivate and continue to encourage horse-riding as a sports especially amongst our children and previously disadvantaged communities. I am further inclined to remind you of the theme under which the championships are being held, namely: To finish is to win. This seems to place particular emphasis, at least in my mind on being prepared to endure the entire leg to the championship and not necessarily on crossing the finish line first. This is an important principle as it strives to encourage all participants to finish the race and through that become worthy, individual winners. NERA Walvis Bay 2017 Teams Junior Team: Manager; Sylvia Janbey, Riders: Jonel Coetzee- Enduro Gameel, Liezel Du Plessis-Hurst Nezma,Bianca Jacobs – Amaal, Maya Janbey Atashi Sky, Caroline Neumann - QP Majeeda. No Weights Team: Manager; Hannelie Coetzee, Riders: Elzani Borman – Tripoli, Loraine Du Plessis Hurst Muna, Franzi Marais - Kanon Hadaya, Josef Namseb - IBN Nasser, Collin Tjandja - Kalharabi Nikita, Phillipus (Carl) – Amigo.

The Namibian Riders

Standard Weights: Manager; Judie Wiese, Riders: Fritz Konjak - Duneside Mission, Engela Louwrens Wiejandie Parmant, Petrus Murunde - Hurst Sahib, Frans Saubek - Kalharabi Kando, Barbara Scholz Namarab Alladin, Marna Steyl - Edl Agbahr Asael, Sune Wessels - Brarab Antar. Heavy Weights Team: Manager: Jannie Wiese. Riders: Johan Brink - Shaheer Bay Zim, Drian Dames - Al Miduk Warlock Dreamer, Leon Harmse - Fareed Antar, Jan Meeser - Sleipner Na'man, Reinolt Schurz – Beladi, Albie Smith – Diesel, Bart Steyl – Ohio. The 21st edition of the Walvis Bay International Endurance Championships was won by a well trained Namibian team. The Namibian Junior team completed the race in a time of 22 hours and 51 minutes, followed by the No Weights (21 hours and 51 seconds) and the Standard Weights (19 hours and 45 minutes). The Heavy Weights finished with a time of 23 hours and 35 minutes. One hundred and fifteen riders from Namibia, South Africa America, Uruguay, France, and their horses competed Namibian Endurance Ride Association (NERA) (122 km, 106 km, 90 km, 59 km, 46 km and 30 km) distances on a course that was divided into four different loops. The youngest Rider was Caila Potgieter (14) and Kevin Pricemoor (64) the eldest Rider. The horse Shaar completed the longest distance at 2 864 kilometeres and the 17-year-old Hurst Kabul was the oldest horse. The race activities concluded with the NERA prize giving ceremony at the Walvis Bay town hall with the following Riders that won trophies; Caila Potgeiter on Hurst Saigon was the Child Rider category winner, with a time of 7:25:00 over 122 km. Paulina Berriel on Atashi Jebel was the best young rider, with a time of 7:34:31 and Engela Louwrens on Wiejandie Parmant was the best senior rider (6:30:51). Justus Afrikaner on Wiejandie Kaily was the best No Weight rider (6:58:14) and Carel Bosch on Hurst Rusty was the best Heavy Weight rider (7:13:36). The NERA rider of the year awards for the best performers in various competitions throughout the year went to Potgieter as the best child rider, Linell Koetzee and Bianca Jacobs shared the best junior rider award, Fransie Maree (best No Weight rider), Jan Meeser (Standard Weight rider) and Karel Bosch (Heavy Weight rider). Caroline Neumann, Shannon Parker and Gamay Tromp received the "against all the odds" medals for displaying outstanding camaraderie during the race. Tromp handed her reigns to a German rider whose reigns broke. The horses of Neumann and Parker lost their shoes during the ride and went lame. They however nursed the animals which successfully went through the veterinarian check. Reni van der Merwe and Lara van Niekerk were acknowledged for attending the Walvis Bay ride on 10 consecutive occasions. Engela Louwrens on Wiejandie Parmant was the best senior rider with a time of 6:30:51. This was also the fastest overall time recorded for the race. Carl Bredenhand Jnr received the Spirit of Endurance trophy for coming to the assistance of a South African girl rider who fell. Kobus Breed received the Tortoise trophy for finishing the ride on his horse Diesel in a time of 9 hours and 51 seconds. The president of the ground jury, Dieter Neumann, said no issues were recorded throughout the event and that it went very well. "Of the 115 riders that competed, 20 were eliminated, five retired and one withdrew before the race. The shortest time recorded by a rider was 6:30:51, the longest time was 9:51:43 and the best slip time (recovery time for a horse) recorded over 122 km was 7 minutes and 22 seconds."


We would like to convey our heartfelt condolences towards the family, friends and ErongoRed on the passing of

Mr. Koos Geurtse You are in our thoughts & prayers Pupkewitz Megatech Management and Staff


Namibian Pool and Billiards Federation Held Pool Shootout The Desert Inn Pool Club was the host for the first ever Pool Shootout in Namibia. All seven clubs that are registered at the Namibian Pool and Billiards Federation took part in the Pool Shoot Out that was held at the club house of Desert Inn Pool Club in Narraville Walvis Bay. The Shootout was held to select the first ever Namibian National Team that will represent Namibia at the Pool Shootout Indaba in South Africa from 8 to 17 December. The clubs that were represented at the Pool Shootout were; Desert Inn Pool Club, Swakopmund Pool Club, Celtic Pool Club, Young Ones Pool Club, Rundu Pool Club, Khomas Tornados Pool Club and Reho Pool Club. The Shootout was a big success with 200



games that were played. The National Team that was selected consist of: Vernon Beukes (Desert Inn Pool Club); JC Van Rooyen (Celtic Pool Club); Likeus Nauyoma (Swakopmund Pool Club); Moses Avelinu; Victory Shiyuka; Mathew Namhindo and Micheal Hamutenya (Rundu Pool Club); Mario De Wee and Jaques Abrahams (Khomas Tornados Pool Club) and Charles Brandt and Mike Mucyanyiwa (Young Ones Pool Club).

17 580 arrows fly at the 2nd Namibian NASP (National Archery in the School Programme) Nationals On Saturday, 9 September 2017, the 2nd Namibian National Archery in the School Programme (NASP) Nationals took place at the SKW Archery Range. The range was set up on Friday with gazebos to shade the archers. On Saturday, parents brought umbrellas and chairs to enjoy a day out with their children to see a total of 17 580 arrows fly at the 2nd Namibian NASP (National Archery in the School Programme) Nationals. A total of 114 archers from 17 schools/organisations shot 3 Bulls' Eye Rounds and 2 3D Animal Rounds. The festive event commenced with the playing of the Namibian National Anthem and the raising of the Namibian flag. Then the first arrows started flying. To accommodate so many archers and working under time constraints, the archers were split into three groups. While one group was shooting at the traditional colourful round ring target faces, another group was shooting at the 3D targets. The third group was resting! To run two ranges simultaneously, many BAI (Basic Archery Instructor) are needed, as safety is the first priority in NASP. Every hour, the groups rotated and the scores were frantically awaited. After many hours in the baking sun, the archers ranging from grade 4 to grade 12 witnessed the first ever AAG (Adult Archery Group) shoot. Here a total of 32 parents and archery instructors shot under the same conditions as the archers. The last arrow was drawn and the archers put away all the equipment - bows, arrows, quivers and cleaned up the premises while in the makeshift office, the scores were being processed for the prize giving. Each archer received a participation certificate while winners, first and second runners up also received a medal and a floating trophy. The highlight of the prize giving was the handing over of the specially customised bows for the girl and boy archer with the help of NASP Inc and Roy Grimes, the founder of NASP. The organising committee is very pleased with the results and is hopeful for a even brighter future for our archers as they get ready for the All Africa All-Star Championship to be held at Hartebeespoort Dam in April next year with a total of 32 archers attending, as well as the All Nation All-Star World Championship in Calgary, Alberta, Canada during July 2018. Our top 16 archers will be representing Namibia at this event. During the day, parents ran the kiosk and the "braai wagon" to make sure no-one was hungry or thirsty. A big thank you to the parents, who manned these stalls during the event, often not being able to watch their own child shoot. We would also like to thank the mums with the beautiful handwritings who completed the certificates with much love and attention to detail. NASP would like to thank our Sponsors.

The NPBF Exco and the National Pool Players

2017 N NASP Champions


Erongo Region Lost in final of Skorpion Zinc Cup titles Submitted by NFA media officer

A brace from Willem Elia and a goal each from Timotheus Petrus and Shiimi Matheus ensured a 4-2 victory for Omusati over Erongo in the final of the 2017 Skorpion Zinc under-17 Cup at the Sam Nujoma stadium on Sunday afternoon. The champions wasted no time as they got their first goal on two minutes through Timotheus Petrus and Erongo tried to get back into it through Steven Damaseb but his goal disallowed for offside. The Erongo boys finally got the qualifier through Dario Goraseb on 13 minutes to draw the game level. Omusati Region then went on the offensive again and a moment of madness from an Erongo defender who handled the ball assuming the whistle had gone for offside lead to a penalty warded for Omusati. Up stepped Willem Elia who slotted home to make it 2-1 on 25 minutes and it was then 3-1 as Elia scored his second goal a minute later. In the second half, Erongo brought on Leighton McCalty who needed only three minutes to reduce the deficit to 3-2 with a well taken goal. Omusati then regained their composure and made it 4-2 on 55 minutes through Shiimi Matheus, a lead that they held on until the end. Erongo were missing their start man Prince Tjiueza who missed the game due to injury



from the semi-final. Willem Elia from Omusati won the Man of the Match award. Kavango West takes third place. In the battle for third place, Kavango West and Kavango east met at the Sam Nujoma Stadium and it was Kavango West that run riot as they scored four unanswered goals to take third place against their neigh ours. Pontanius Shikanga opened the scoring and that was followed by a strike by Victor Nependa. Alfons Newakka made it 3-0 and it was later 4-0 through Oskar Kambanzera. Kavango West Region's player Petrus Kaveto won the man of the match accolade. During the awards ceremony, Erongo's Prince Tjiueza won the Player of the tournament award and Kavango East walked away with the Fair play award. Omusati' s Aron Nghitengeluwa won the Goalkeeper of the Tournament award teammate Elia Willem won the Top Goal scorer award with eight goals as 98 goals were scored during the three-days teens tournament. Petrus Amutenya walked away with the Man official of the Tournament Award.


Dream come true for Young Namibian Riders Three young Namibian Endurance riders will be leaving for Valeggio sul Mincio in Italy to compete at the 2017 Fei Meyden World Endurance Championships for Young Riders from 22 - 24 September. The Namibian riders will be competing with a total of 159 other riders from 34 countries. The distance is a 120 km ride. This is a dream come true for the riders, their parents and the team manager Lientjie de Wit. The Namibian riders are not in the elite class and therefore need to qualify for the World Endurance Championships. The riders had 24 month to qualify for the World Endurance Championships and they had to ride 3 x CEI2* (120 km) of which one must be on the horse that they will ride at the World Championships This means that riders in Namibia and South Africa need to participate at a 2 FEI 2* 120 km rides and they need to participate and finish the rides successfully. A part of the qualifier is riders had to go to Italy and participate in an event with the horses that they will ride at the World Championships. The Namibian riders had to rent horses in Italy and Portugal for the World Championships. The cost to rent one horse is 7000 Euros. It is an expensive exercise for these riders to qualify and participate at the World Championships. Most of the expenses are covered by their parents, as there are no financial contributions from the Government. Sponsorship are also in short supply. This year, for the first time in quite a few years Namibian riders will be competing at the World Championships. The riders that will compete at the World Championships are; Maja Janbey with Aigoual Elias, a horse from Italy, Jinel Coetzee with Quello Che Vuoi a horse from Italy and Bianca Jacobs with Doha, a horse from Portugal.

The riders are by accompanied by their parents

Rossmund GC vs Walvis Bay GC Rossmund GC played host over the weekend to the "Duel in the Desert" Golf tournament against Walvis Bay GC proudly sponsored by Business Connexions and the format a Betterball Mixed Stableford. The tournament was an initiative to improve the camaraderie between the two clubs at the coast. Weather conditions were just perfect for golf and the course was in superb condition - a little bit of sunshine and not too much wind to start with – although the back end of the field was reeled in by the late afternoon South Wester. A total of 8 pairs from each club – 32 players in all - took up the challenge starting at around 11 o'clock. As too be expected the atmosphere was on a high and the Nineteenth Hole was a buzz of activity. The long time popular sponsor Business Connexions had some great prizes on offer and was represented by the ever popular Hoffie who officiated at the prize-giving. In true golfing tradition Bossie Bosman and Danie van Antwerpen had to down a penalty Jagermeister shot for having played the Most Golf on the day. Rossmund came out on top of the challenge by putting all their

local knowledge to the test - with 290pts against a well played 260pts from the visitors. There will undoubtedly be a rematch. Individual Results: There were 2-clubs from Dawid Coetzee and Marco Swarts on Number 7. Winners: Zelda Nel/Marina Louscher (RGC) 50pts (it would appear the ladies are making a habit of winning this type of tournament); 2nd Place: Herman Schmidt/Johny Sardinah (WBGC) 45pts (c/o); 3rd Place: Dawid Coetzee/Steven Johns (RGC) 45pts; 4th Place: Marco Swarts/Thomas Shitaleni (RGC) th 43pts; 5 Place: Achmet Abrahams/ Bertie Saunderson (RGC) 42pts (c/o). Well played to all the golfers – thanks to the two captains Herman (WBGC) and Michael (RGC) for putting the day together and most of all thanks to Hoffie and his team for yet again a great day of golf.

Challenge Trophy Handover: Herman (Captain WBGC), Fanus (Vice-Captain RGC)

Winners: Fanus (RGC – Vice Cpt): Zelda Nel/; Hoffie (sponsor); Marina



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Isaacs positive about Races heat up for Gladiators’ chances championship title The experience and talent of the Brave Gladiators will come in handy as they departs for Zimbabwe on Saturday to participate in the 2017 Cosafa Women Championships in Bulawayo where Botswana, Lesotho and South Africa waits in Group C. The Brave Gladiators are heading to their third regional football showpiece with evidently lack of game time but their coach Brain Isaacs is positive the ladies can emerge from the group stage. “I'm positive the ladies will do us proud in Zimbabwe. We have done all we could in terms of preparations and they have what it takes to reach the next round. Facing Botswana, Lesotho and South Africa will be challenges we need to overcome as a team and the ladies know they need to believe in their own abilities for us to achieve this”, explains Isaacs. The coach adds that the experience and exposure of the players in the team will also play a part. “Most of the ladies in the team featured at the continental showpiece in 2014 and have since played in some qualifiers and that exposure and experience can only do us good. The team has been part of regular visits of Germany over the years and that can also give us an edge”, states Isaacs.

The Gladiators are also boosted by the availability of European based duo Zenatha Coleman and Veweziwa Kotjipati, who plies their trade in Lithuania and Germany respectively. “They bring a new dimension to the team and gives confidence to the other players and so that is why we remain positive and go there to compete” says Isaacs. The Gladiators will open the competition with a match against Botswana on Wednesday, 13 September, 10h30 and then play South Africa on 15 September, 14h00 and then finish off against Lesotho on 17 September, 16h00 in Bulawayo. The Gladiators for Cosafa Women Championship: Agnes Kauzuu, Melisa Matheus, Iina Katuta, Uerikondjera Kasaona (captain), Twelikondjela Amukoto, Stacey Naris, Lorraine Jossop, Ester Amukwaya, Vewe Kotjipati, Juliana Skrywer, Millicent Hikuam, Thomalina Adams, Zenatha Coleman, Memory Ngonda, Shirley Cloete ,Lovisa Mulunga, Elmarie Fredericks, Elina Uulumbu, Anna-Marie Shikusho and Twanyanyukwa Anstino.

The Walvis Bay Desert Raceway recently held the fifth round of the National Dirt Track Oval Track Championships at the coastal town of Walvis Bay with more than 27 drivers and cars from Walvis Bay, Swakopmund, Otjiwarongo and Tsumeb competing for the championships.

Well known race driver of Walvis Bay, Allan Martin, with his 13B Rotary powered engine lime green and white Hot Rod Corsa 'Sideways', but dust in the eyes of rivals Eugene Swart and Freddie Stander through all three heats, to seal a convincing first place. Allen is leading the scoreboard with 60 points after he won the 'Hot Rod' category a head of Eugene Swart and Freddie Stander who end second and third respectively. The V8 Class was dominated by Richard Owen from Otjiwarongo that earned him the trophy of, Driver of the Day. He took the first place of his class with Gino Meyer second and Roberto Schneider third. The 8 Valve Class was won by Michael Behnke second was Zachary Martin and in the third place was Frank Borruso. Jacques Kruger won the V6 category, second was Dirk Kotze and Morne Oosthuizen third. The quad bike category was won by Jakkie van Zyl and he was also the top rider of the day. The Chairman of Desert Raceway, Lynette Roodt, expressed her excitement, and that she is particularly proud of all the competitors who keep Dirt Oval Track Racing alive. She also said; "The guys are very loyal to motorsport, and have brought some exciting cars to the track with racing very competitive," She further explained that it can take up to three weeks to prepare the dirt track surface before a race." The multi-million dollar, Walvis Bay Desert Raceway is one of a kind in Southern Africa, with plans of a club house in the near future, Lynette Roodt added. The highlight of the day was the visit from track chaser Jim Lewis from Californian.

Allan Martin, with his 13B Rotary powered engine lime green and white Hot Rod Corsa 'Sideways"

JUKSKEI-NUUS The FIRS World Roller Games

Goeie nuus vir almal wat belang stel om Jukskie tespeel. Die jukskei seisoen vir 2017/2018 het op 5 September begin. Die oefendae is Dinsdae en Donderdae vanaf vyf uur by die Waalvisbaai krieket Oval net langs die klub huis. Dit is reg oor die Munisipale swembad. In Hentiesbaai is die oefeninge by die Golf Baan en in Swakopmund in die bane naby Wurtsbude. Almal wat wil speel of die sport wil leer is welkom. Kontak persone is; Jurie Liebenberg (Walvisbaai) 081 287 2291, Francois Boshoff (Swakopmund) 081 129 0022 en Gert Burger (Hentiesbaai) 081 253 5334.

The FIRS World Roller Games in Nanjing, China, at which the Namibia Junior Men Inline Hockey Team participated successfully, earning its first ever (bronze) medal at world championship participation. Namibia being placed in Pool D with Spain, France and Great Britain, played their first game against France (being the tournament favourite and who then won the World Cup and Gold Medal in the end..) and lost 1-8. The next game up was against Spain (who in the end played against France in the final and lost 5-0) which Namibia lost 6-2. To complete the first round Namibia was then up against Great Britain, and the game ended in a draw 4-4 and Namibia got seeded last. Namibia then continued into the next round for the placing in the Nations Cup, whilst the top 8 teams out of the 17 participants continued to fight it out for the

World Cup. The Namibian Junior Men suddenly picked up momentum, beating their next opponent Chinese Taipei 5-1and Germany, on the same day, 6-2 in the playoffs. The next opponent in the placing 9/12 was Canada, which beat Namibia 7-3 despite the NamBoys playing an excellent and hard game, pounding the Canadian goal with shots that just would not end up in the net. Thus the hopes for winning a medal remained, however gold and silver was gone, but it was to be the silver medal with a fantastic game against New Zealand that Namibia won 9-1. It must be noted that Wim van der Plas from Team Namibia achieved a hat trick, close followed by Erik

Rubbert who scored twice. The Namibia Junior Men now stand 11 out of 17 in the world ranking at FIRS, thus a definite improvement on the team's performance in Italy 2016, which was almost made up of the same squad. The coaches Matt Wojcik and Brian Sobel, as well as NIIHA are very satisfied with the Junior men's achievements at the FIRS World Roller Games and wish to congratulate them on their medal at worlds!

12 sept namib times e edition  

12 sept namib times e edition