Accidents

Dodetal op paaie styg met 275% oor dekade

2 days ago - 14 December 2017 | Accidents

Yolanda Nel Met talle padveiligheidsveldtogte wat reeds vroeër hierdie jaar bekendgestel is, staan die dodetal weens ongelukke op Namibiese paaie reeds tot 3 Desember op 695. Dit is 443 meer as in 2007.Die afgelope dekade...

Take ownership, take responsibility

1 week ago - 07 December 2017 | Accidents

Yolanda NelChristmas is just weeks away, the schools are closed and social calendars are filled to the brim with year-end functions and Christmas parties.Countless road safety campaigns have seen the light the past few weeks,...

Uitdaging 2020: Verminder padongelukke

3 weeks ago - 23 November 2017 | Accidents

Met meer as 650 lewens wat reeds vanjaar op Namibiese paaie verloor is, is die uitdaging om teen 2020 padsterftes en ernstige beserings te halveer.“Ons moet eienaarskap aanvaar en verantwoordelikheid neem vir padveiligheid. Die polisie...

Safer roads start with you

4 weeks ago - 16 November 2017 | Accidents

Yolanda NelWith more than 36 000 drivers randomly screened for driving while under the influence since August, a total of 288 arrests have already been made.While 1 922 Government vehicles were part of the screening,...

Road deaths highest yet

1 month - 02 November 2017 | Accidents

Yolanda NelCurrent statistics show that if motorists and pedestrians don’t abide by traffic laws, we may see the highest number of road-related deaths the country has ever recorded by the end of this year ....

Padsterftes bly toeneem

1 month - 26 October 2017 | Accidents

Yolanda NelDie aantal sterftes op Namibiese paaie het op 8 Oktober vanjaar op 585 gestaan – reeds 42 mense meer as verlede jaar in dieselfde...

Taking hands for road safety

1 month - 26 October 2017 | Accidents

The International Automobile Federation and Puma Energy Foundation last week launched a road safety programme for primary school learners. The foundations will support two non-governmental...

Robots slated for Western Bypass

2 months ago - 28 September 2017 | Accidents

A total of N$400 000 is currently being sourced to install traffic lights at the intersection of Mandume Ndemufayo Avenue and the Western Bypass as...

Paaie eis weer 'n tol

3 months ago - 07 September 2017 | Accidents

Yolanda NelMense wat tussen 20 en 27 Augustus vanjaar tydens motorongelukke gesterf het, het die dodetal van 445 na 496 vir die jaar laat styg....

Sterftesyfer bly klim

3 months ago - 31 August 2017 | Accidents

Yolanda NelMense wat tussen 20 en 27 Augustus vanjaar tydens motorongelukke gesterf het, het die dodetal vanaf 445 tot op 496 te staan gebring.Volgens die...

Shifting gears to stand sober

4 months ago - 03 August 2017 | Accidents

With 420 lives already lost on Namibian roads this year, a safety campaign was launched on Tuesday in an effort to minimise the amount of...

Fires claim two lives

5 months ago - 13 July 2017 | Accidents

Police are investigating two cases of suspected arson in the capital in which a construction worker and a 23-year old man lost their lives when...