Sister Sebastian: the ‘Mother Theresa of Nyangana’

Sister Sebastian: the ‘Mother Theresa of Nyangana’

Alvine Kapitako Nyangana-For 13 years, Sister Lovely Sebastian, a Catholic nun originally from Kerala, India has worked with sick patients at Nyangana Catholic Hospital. Sister Sebastian, a registered nurse and midwife by profession, has been the matron of the hospital since 2013. Before that, she worked as a full-time nurse, often extending her services to […]

Gospel singer Charlz to be buried this Saturday

Pinehas Nakaziko Windhoek – The funeral arrangements has been finalised for the late prominent and respected local gospel singer, Charles Nguvenjengua Zamuee, 34, who passed on last Monday after a short-illness in the Katutura State Hospital. The singer, who was well known in the local gospel music for his unique and soft voice, will be […]

Local stand-up comedy maturing

Local stand-up comedy maturing

Sabina ELago Windhoek – The comedy industry has experienced significant growth over the years and comedians who spoke to Time Out’s attribute the growth the new talent that is being injected in the industry. Further, comedians say Namibians have come to appreciate stand-up comedy and are very supportive of the arts, buying the merchandises and […]

Theo improves on second offering

Pinehas Nakaziko Windhoek – Local singer Theophilus Ashimbanga, popularly known as Theo, is back with a second album titled Onyundu, – and the album is worth listening to. This is his second album since the release of his first album in 2013, which dominated airwaves with the song track ‘Kalanaame’. That song track also went […]

Pepata Traditional Restaurant, a feel of traditional cuisine

Pepata Traditional Restaurant, a feel of traditional cuisine

Pinehas Nakaziko Windhoek – To truly experience all that Namibia has to offer, one should go all out there and experience the local cuisine. Doing that requires a visit to the newly established traditional restaurant, Pepata, which has on its menu delicious Namibian traditional cuisines. At Pepata restaurants the cuisines are cooked using homely methods […]

How Amazing Kids school defied all odds

How Amazing Kids school defied all odds

Alvine Kapitako Windhoek – Three years ago, Amazing Kids Private School and Academy was among the poorest performing private schools in the Grade 12 national examinations in Khomas Region and the country in general. It occupied 37th place in Khomas in 2014. The following year, it moved eight places up (29th place). Last year, the […]

Tracking the progress of Mass Housing

Tracking the progress of Mass Housing

DESIE HEITA ___________ Never mind its bad rep by both the public and media, Namibia’s first phase of the Mass Housing Development Programme provided an invaluable lesson on how Namibia can provide adequate and affordable shelter to her citizens. The manifestation of some of the good outcomes from the first phase of Mass Housing would […]

Fidel Castro’s memorial in pictures

Fidel Castro’s memorial in pictures

South African President Jacob Zuma (C) delivers a speech next to Cuban President Raul Castro (3-L), Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro (2-L) and Venezuelan First Lady Cilia Flores, during a massive rally at Revolution Square in Havana in honour of Cuban late leader Fidel Castro. Castro — who ruled from 1959 until an illness forced him […]

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