Disasters

Watertekort in hoofstad neem toe

6 days ago - 19 May 2019 | Disasters

Skaars twee weke ná die Windhoekse munisipaliteit aangekondig het daar is vooruitgang in terme van waterbesparings – hoewel gering – tree streng waterbeperkings op 1 Julie in.Windhoek Express se susterskoerant, Republikein, het vroeër hierdie week...

Severe water shortages in the East

1 week ago - 13 May 2019 | Disasters

Residents of Otjongombe village are facing difficulties due to the ongoing drought and severe water shortages in the area. Otjongombe is situated about 120 km from Gobabis and comprises 30 homesteads.The village's waterpoint committee chairperson,...

Wilde vrugte hul enigste hoop

1 week ago - 12 May 2019 | Disasters

Sihepere • Kenya Kambowe Grond wat onbenut is weens die huidige droogte en die feit dat hulle werkloos is, is twee van die talle uitdagings wat ’n paartjie van die Sihepera-nedersetting in Kavango-Wes in die...

Take water restrictions seriously

3 weeks ago - 28 April 2019 | Disasters

Yolanda NelAlthough progress can be seen in terms of saving water, it is minimal.So says spokesperson of the City of Windhoek, Lydia Amutenya.“The outcome of the Central Area of Namibia (CAN) workshop will determine if...

Food for conservancy schools

1 month - 07 April 2019 | Disasters

In March food benefits were distributed to schools throughout the N≠a Jaqna Conservancy - the largest in the country and one of only two that are run by the San. During times of food-insecurity...

Spaar water of probleme kom

1 month - 31 March 2019 | Disasters

Yolanda Nel Huishoudelike waterverbruikers word gemaan om nie meer as 90 liter water per dag per persoon te gebruik nie, voor nóg strenger waterbeperkings...

Who will foot the oil spill bill?

1 month - 31 March 2019 | Disasters

Windhoek • Clemens von Alten Although the Gammams wastewater treatment plant is fully operational again, the quality of treated water leaves much to be desired...

Rosewood transporters have their say

2 months ago - 24 March 2019 | Disasters

Swakopmund • Otis Finck A local trucker who is in the business of transporting Rosewood says Namibians are confused about the practise and have little...

Does parasitic danger loom for us?

2 months ago - 24 March 2019 | Disasters

Addressing the question of whether the ancient parasite of guinea worms is heading towards Namibia, Dr Eric Dziuban hosts a public talk at the Namibia...

Drought conditions intensify

2 months ago - 17 March 2019 | Disasters

Swakopmund • Erwin LeuschnerAfter analysing available data on precipitation and temperatures, the Swakopmund-based hobby meteorologist Klaus Knupp sums up the current situation: “The drought is...

'No tomorrow' unless consumption falls

2 months ago - 17 March 2019 | Disasters

Nairobi • Nita BhallaGlobal exploitation of natural resources – from water, sand and timber to oil, coal and gemstones – has more than tripled in...

Kan Namibiërs 'n les leer?

5 months ago - 17 December 2018 | Disasters

Waarskuwings oor krane wat op Dag Zero leeg sou loop, het 'n veel groter impak op Kapenaars se waterverbruik gehad as waterbeperkings.Dít is een van...

Disasters

Dorp se krane word styf...

9 months ago - 20 August 2018 | Disasters

Yolanda Nel - Watertoevoer van die grootste dam in die Gobabis distrik is stopgesit ná die nuutste NamWater-damverslag daarop dui dat die Otjiverodam op 8%...

Brakwater-gesin se huis brand af

1 year - 21 September 2017 | Disasters

’n Gesin van Nubuamis in Brakwater het verlede Sondagaand al hul aardse besittings verloor toe hul huis afgebrand het.Die huiseienaar, Julieth Tjiondo, het gesê haar...

Billions needed for water system

1 year - 17 August 2017 | Disasters

Yolanda NelIt will cost between N$10 and 12 billion to obtain a long-term water supply for the central area.This according to Hugh Bruce of Lund...

Water reserves safe – for...

1 year - 20 July 2017 | Disasters

Windhoek and its surrounds have enough water to last for the next two years – but only if residents use it cautiously.This according to Cabinet...

Festive greetings from the WE...

2 years ago - 15 December 2016 | Disasters

This is the last edition of Windhoek Express for 2016. WE would wish to use this opportunity to wish you and your loved ones a...

Academia

2 years ago - 20 October 2016 | Disasters

A partly new committee to oversee safety in Academia for the next year, was elected at the annual general meeting on 6 October. Rassie Erasmus...

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