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With tourists flooding our country and its capital this time of year, Windhoek Express recently took a day to experience the city through the eyes of a visitor.
With enthusiasm for the historic part of the city, we decided to start off an adventurous day with a buffet breakfast at Hotel...

Die skole en inwoners van Rehoboth het onlangs ’n kultuurdag-kompetisie gehad en leerlinge het soos verskeie Namibiese stamme aangetrek.
Die kultuurfees was op 25 Junie by die !Oanob- skoolsaal in die dorp gehou.
Baie van die dorp se skole het bymekaar gekom en elkeen het in...

Ses manne het onlangs weer kragte gemeet in die Ohorongo Megabuild Sterkman-kompetisie wat jaarliks as deel van Pupkewitz Megabuild se Vaders­dagpromosie aangebied word.
Dis vanjaar die tweede keer by die Megabuild Lifestyle Centre aangebied.
Die ses kandidate moes aan verskeie...

No one should be left out says the president of Namibia on a regular basis. This, however, has no effect in certain parts of the city as many try to make ends meet, either for themselves or those they care about. In the heart of Windhoek’s informal settlements, an early childhood centre owned by...

The Franco Namibian Cultural Centre (FNCC) will start off its 25th anniversary celebrations on Saturday at 09:30 with an extravaganza truck parade on Independence Avenue.
If you have been a fan of the FNCC over the last 25 years, gear up, and join in on Independence Avenue to liven up the...

Tomorrow is the last day to buy apples for the Cancer Apple project from Bank Windhoek branches and Fruit & Veg City.
Ordering of apples at schools will also conclude tomorrow, with it being distributed to buyers between 18 and 23 July. Learners who got the most orders, will receive...

If you think of the world’s greatest entrepreneurs, how many women show up on the list? In today’s world, however, things are different. While the number of male entrepreneurs are still high, more and more women are answering the calling of becoming great entrepreneurs.
Windhoek is a...

Entertainment

Al ooit gewonder of vet mense werklik meer pret het? Of is dit ’n fasade waaragter ongelukkige mense skuil?
Die antwoord hierop is dalk te vinde in die kabaret met die beskuldigende naam “Sê jy ek’s dik?” wat Vrydagaand en Saterdagoggend deur Vet Pret Produksies in die Warehouse Teater aangebied word.
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In Windhoek is baie dinge wat vriende bymekaar kan bring en ’n lekker rolprent is ’n goeie beginpunt.
Central Intelligence, ’n komedie-aksiefliek, is die beste medisyne na enige lang en stresvolle dag. Die fliek is nie ’n romantiese fliek nie, maar ’n “bromantiese” een. Dit is iets wat vriende saam kan gaan...

To experience the sensation of a handcrafted necklace warming your heart, drop off a blanket
at the National Art Gallery of Namibia (NAGN) and leave your email address to receive a Happy Art Hour voucher on 5 August and select your necklace.
Ju/´hoansi San women living adjacent to a conservation area...

Children from Windhoek were treated to fun and games last Friday by MultiChoice Namibia when they were introduced to a variety of children’s programmes included in the DStv and GOtv packages.
The party was held at Joyful Noise, an indoor playground at Maerua Mall, and children were entertained with games...

FNCC relives Michael Jackson’s visit to the country with a photographic exhibition.
In 1998 Michael Jackson visited Namibia when he joined African leaders to help combat poverty.
Jackson promised the annual Southern African Economic Forum summit in Windhoek to donate funds to make the world a better...

Education

For two years now, renovations were ongoing at Highlands Christian School, completed phase by phase.
Recently students and staff were pleasantly surprised when they returned for the second term and saw the changes to the junior primary division.
At Highlands they strive to provide...

Grade one learners at Moses Garoëb Project School in Havanna now know about the importance of milk in their diet, where it comes from and what the important minerals and nutritional components in milk is. They also shared a glass of milk with Namibia Dairies’ leadership team last week when the...

Learners and teachers from Van Rhyn Primary School, in partnership with ELOOLO Initiative, embarked on a project on 25 June to build a nursery for the school.
ELOOLO is a group of Namibians from various backgrounds who are passionate about growing healthy food. The initiative works to...

Visitors to the Waldorf School in Windhoek are often impressed by its location and the vibrancy of children during school and break time.
Learners are seen as individuals, each with their own potential to develop. Through the specific teaching process, teachers help them in the different...

Mia Rosemann is verlede Woensdag as Mej. Windhoek Gimnasium aangewys, met Lerato Martin (links) as tweede prinses en Carla Foordt as eerste prinses. Foto verskaf