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We have launched V5 Africa, our inspiring webinar series!

Come and connect at the webinar series that uses data and digital to connect Namibia to Africa, and Africa to the world...

Issued by V5 Digital 1 day ago

Namibian fishery is second in Africa to be certified as sustainable

The Namibia Hake Trawl and Longline Fishery has become the first fishery in Namibia, and the second in Africa, to meet the globally recognised standard for sustainable fishing set by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)...

Issued by MSC 19 Nov 2020

Namibia harvests first commercial blueberries thanks to smart irrigation

According to Willem Mostert, Namibian manager of Cherry Irrigation, whose team designed and implemented the fully automated drip irrigation and fertigation management system for the landmark project, the quality of the fruit harvested has so far been exceptional...

5 Aug 2020

V5 Digital launches WhatsApp Enterprise Bots - for use by customers in Namibia and beyond

WhatsApp Enterprise coming to Namibia is a big deal for brands. But why all the hoopla...

Issued by V5 Digital 6 Jul 2020

Namibia's plans for greater energy security

To improve its energy security, Namibia is planning to grow its upstream industry by reviewing its policies in a bid to court private sector investors...

By Nicci Botha 18 May 2020

Windhoek-based Caterserve goes off-grid

Namibian food manufacturer Caterserve, which produces over 1,000 bottles of tomato sauce and mayonnaise daily, has installed a 200kW battery-solar off-grid system...

2 Mar 2020

Germany, Namibia cooperate on desalination feasibility study

In cooperation with the German KfW Development Bank, a feasibility study was commissioned to provide recommendations on long-term solutions for the water supply to the central coast and central area of Namibia...

31 Jan 2020

Namibia, WHO partner in strengthening clinical care of NCDs

As part of efforts to reduce the growing burden of non communicable diseases (NCDs) on mortality and morbidity in Namibia, the Ministry of Health and Social Services with support from WHO is strengthening the health system...

30 Dec 2019

Farmers harness solar power to produce livestock feed from the bush

Amidst extreme drought conditions in Namibia, farmers are forced to innovate to ensure the survival of their livestock...

29 Oct 2019

Namibia's urban poor are stuck in limbo, without land or services

Informal settlements are increasingly emerging in cities in developing countries across the world, including Africa...

By Selma T. Karuaihe 4 Oct 2019

One Africa expands with TV2Africa

One Africa Television (OATV) has signed a live streaming and video-on-demand agreement with TV2Africa.com, which is a platform built for content providers and broadcasters...

1 Oct 2019

FMD officially confirmed in Namibia's Zambezi region

The movement of all cloven-hoofed animals and their products within, into and out of the Zambezi region has been banned after an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease was confirmed at Sigwe village...

19 Aug 2019

Opel Grandland X: German by design, Namibian by heart

Namibians, people unlike any other. You can always tell a Namibian apart by our bold and free-spirited characters that never cease to amaze...

By Henok Sivambi 5 Aug 2019

Rhino Momma Project in desperate need of donations

Declared a national disaster, Namibia is facing a particularly severe drought that is ravaging all regions of the southern African country...

By Sindy Peters 29 Jul 2019

Natural Selection to launch new property in Namibia

Natural Selection will open their next Namibian property, Kwessi Dune Lodge on 1 March 2020...

25 Jul 2019

Primedia Outdoor illuminates the streets of Namibia

Primedia Outdoor recently installed self-contained solar technology onto 204 double-sided directional signs in various residential and business centres in and around Windhoek, Namibia's capital city...

Issued by Primedia Outdoor 23 Jul 2019

BON Hotels expands Namibian footprint

Bon Hotels to take over hotels in Rundu and Walvis Bay, in addition to its Swakopmund hotel...

3 Jul 2019

Namibia Broadcasting Corporation launches its first reality show

Namibia Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has launched, 'Body with Maria', its first reality show...

27 Jun 2019

Media continues to tell the 'Forbidden Stories'

The Namibian and 14 media organisations around the world have partnered with Forbidden Stories - to combat the deliberate silencing of journalists in various parts of the world...

19 Jun 2019

When local becomes lekker for the economy

The notion of buying local doesn't extend to all products and services. We produce and manufacture many things in Namibia, including cars, however, with certain things it's impossible to buy local...

By Llewellyn le Hané 6 Jun 2019

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