Disasters

Rosewood transporters have their say

2 days 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 understanding of it.Nicolaas Herridge says most truckers are actually sympathetic...

Does parasitic danger loom for us?

2 days 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 Scientific Society on Wednesday (27 March).According to Dziuban, guinea worms...

Drought conditions intensify

1 week 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 both unprecedented and catastrophic.”To prove his point, Knupp sites the...

'No tomorrow' unless consumption falls

1 week 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 50 years, the United Nations said earlier this week, warning...

Kan Namibiërs 'n les leer?

3 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 die bevindinge van 'n studie deur navorsers aan die Universiteit...

Otjivero on its last legs

6 months ago - 27 August 2018 | Disasters

Yolanda Nel - With low water sources in the East of the country, the situation is currently being carefully managed by NamWater.“The run dry date...

Dorp se krane word styf gedraai

7 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 now

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 team

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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Cartoon 20 October

2 years ago - 20 October 2016 | Disasters

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