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Pencils, brushes and pastels are the life of 26-year-old Vaughn Riekert. Vaughn was born and bred in Windhoek and describes himself as an expressionist artist. He has taken part in the portrait workshop at the John Muafangejo Art Centre as well as the Amazing Namibian...

Mariana Balt – First she just smelt the proteas and fynbos. Then she got to know them and learnt to love them. Today, although she still cannot see much of them, Sandra van Zyl not only knows these flowers by heart, but also loves them with all her heart and she lets Namibians share in the...

Mariana Balt - Seven young Namibian chefs are leaving for Abu Dhabi this week to compete against chefs from

China, Germany, Hong Kong, Lesotho, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden and UAE.

Annelise van der Merwe, Brendall Masambo, Austin Leech, Roelf Diergaardt, Bianca Fourie, Gerson...

ACE Models Namibia will have a huge fashion extravaganza with the famous Kevin Ellis from Durban on 3 December at the Warehouse Theatre.

ACE Models Namibia director Daphné Voigts met Kevin two years ago at the annual national ACE Models conference. This year, at the conference in...

Tonight at 19:30 Jimmy Zimmer will give a talk on Angola at the Namibia Scientific Society. It serves as an introduction to Namibia Scientific Society’s tour to Angola in May 2017

He will focus on: Million City Lubango, the settlement of the Dorsland Trekkers at Humpata – Tunda Vala, the...

The Windhoek City Police received numerous reports of burglaries at houses and businesses lately. According to a spokesperson many of the culprits have been caught due to diligent work by the City Police and the Namibian Police.

From 7 to 13 November 49 cases of house break-ins were...

During a successful MS awareness drive and camp, Multiple Sclerosis Namibia offered a photo competition with the theme “replacing the bold of multiple sclerosis with the beauty of nature”.

As prizes a tent was sponsored by Safari Den and a metal trunk by Bushwhackers.

Other...

Entertainment

ChiNamibia and FNCC present the Children’s Art and Cultural Festival and craft market on Saturday 3 December from 09:00 to 14:00.

For the third time the Children’s Festival is celebrated in an international style. The event will celebrate Namibian culture and African culture as a whole, with performances by...

Tomorrow evening will see Ras Sheehama in concert at the Warehouse Theatre.

Some of Namibia’s most talented artists will also perform with a live band to deliver a mix of Afro pop to Afro dance to R&B to Afro reggae to Shambo to African dancehall to house - an eclectic mix of Namibian music that will...

Barry de Klerk – Harry Potter het 15 jaar gelede die wêreld aan toorkuns bekendgestel en sedertdien het die filmreeks miljoene aanhangers gekry.

Die oorspronklike rolprentreeks het geëindig, maar dit is nie die einde van Hogwarts en toorkuns nie. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them neem ons terug na die...

The last Night under the Stars for 2016 with music, dance, poetry and comedy is being held tomorrow night at the Goethe-Institut Namibia on 1-5 Fidel Castro Street.

Hosted by “Jack of all trades” NSK, the night features the reunited Matongo Family, female group Essence, Shalu & Toré and the Afro jazz...

Barry de Klerk – Ek glo baie van ons wil superhelde wees of bonatuurlike kragte hê om wonderlike dinge te doen.

Max Steel gee nuwe definisie aan superheldrolprente deur van twee karakters een te maak. Jongmense wat in die 1990s groot geword het, sal die storie van Max en sy buiteaardse vriend Steel ken....

Education

A grade 10 student of the college, John Mbako, has been selected to participate in the Round Square International Service programme during December.

John will be travelling to Nepal to participate in this leadership training opportunity. Under the banner of “The Round Square Big Build”...

Physically Active Youth of Namibia (PAY) hosted their annual prize-giving day on 19 November at the Youth Complex in Katutura. The event, running for the second time since inception, proved to be bigger and better than the first. Learners walked away with book prizes sponsored by RMB, cycling...

Pick n Pay Namibia, a subsidiary of the Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group handed over N$50 000 to the Dagbreek School for the intellectually impaired in Windhoek.

“Potjie with a Purpose” was brought to life as a fundraising initiative by PnP in which the corporate sector compete...

Barry de Klerk – Youth for Christ Namibia (YFC) offers a summer camp at Hodygos from this Saturday.

The theme for this year will be Destiny with various subthemes to be discussed during the week-long camp.

According to the camp leaders, the programme will be a combination of...

Dit is moontlik om kleuterskooldiens van internasionale gehalte in Namibië te lewer, mits dit nie vir persoonlike wins gedoen word nie. Dit is presies wat Elsje Fowler en haar personeel by Tiny Tots & Tall Tales Kleuterskool besig is om te bewys.

Die skooltjie word as ''n nie-wins­...