Two-year-old burned to death at Okahandja

by editor1 / Jul 18, 2020 / 0 comments

-A two-year-old boy died at Okahandja's Oshetu 1 informal settlement after a house was gutted in a fire.

Otjozondjupa Governor urged to assist in formalizing informal settlements at Okahandja

by editor1 / Jul 07, 2020 / 0 comments

-Chief Executive Officer of the Okahandja Municipality has appealed to the Otjozondjupa Governor's office to assist in formalising informal settlements.

Horse racing marks its return to the turf at Okahandja

by editor / Jun 08, 2020 / 0 comments
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Michael Ditu

-The past weekend marked the first appearance of the fast-growing sport of Horse racing since the Corona virus outbreak, which interrupted sporting activities in the country

Okahandja-based SME operator happy with COVID-19 grant shot in the arm

by editor1 / May 26, 2020 / 0 comments

-For this single mother of four, her driving school is her only form of income. Hilaria Erastus is based in Okahandja and her driving school is but one-year-old.
After resigning from her 08h00-to-17h00 job, she transformed her vehicle into a driving school car, and she has one employee.

Collision claims one life, leaves seven hospitalised at Okahandja

by editor1 / May 18, 2020 / 0 comments
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-An adult male died instantly Sunday night after the Isuzu pick-up he was driving collided with a Toyota Prado on the Okahandja-Otjiwarongo B1 Road.

Okahandja youth create a tap to mitigate COVID-19

by editor1 / May 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-A group of Okahandja young people have created a tap, easy and safe to use for the washing of hands, especially during this time of COVID-19.

Woodcarvers struggle to stay afloat

by editor1 / Apr 13, 2020 / 0 comments

-This is the time when woodcarvers at Okahandja would have been busy with European tourists admiring their craft.

Okahandja District Hospital prepared to deal with potential COVID-19 cases

by editor1 / Apr 11, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Okahandja District Hospital is prepared to deal with potential cases of COVID-19, Gebhardo Timotheus, Health Director for the Otjozondjupa Region has said.

Mariental, Okahandja pensioners applaud Government for ensuring continued payouts

by editor1 / Apr 08, 2020 / 0 comments

-Pensioners in Mariental and Okahandja have applauded Government for ensuring that they receive their payouts every month.

Okahandja pensioners ignore social distancing at pay point

by editor1 / Apr 08, 2020 / 0 comments

-Some senior citizens in Okahandja were refusing to adhere to the required social distance at the old-age pension grant pay-out point in the Nau-Aib suburb.