Rehoboth Baster Community

Rehoboth Baster Community

Rehoboth Baster Community

Nepotism claims levelled against Rehoboth Town Council

Published Feb 04, 2008

The Rehoboth town council and residents of the Block E settlement are at loggerheads again.  A group of approximately 60, mostly young people, took to the streets on Friday morning to protest against the »

Daughters of the Great Depression

Published Jan 29, 2008

Women from the Omamas farming community nostalgically remember the years of great suffering, but also their lives imbued in the area’s history KALKRAND A gravel road turns off from the B1 national main road about 10 kilometres north of Kalkrand. Another 17 kilometres or »

WAD Charges Three With Theft

Published Jan 23, 2008

Windhoek Three former employees of Women's Action for Development (WAD) were arrested at Rehoboth this past weekend and charged with theft of a number of items from the organisation's Rehoboth training centre. Wilma Maasdorp (49), Elizabeth Egelser (46 »

Rehoboth Community Honours the Elderly

Published Nov 29, 2007

REHOBOTH Since its inception in 2001, the annual Christmas lunch for rural senior citizens has become part of the culture as well as a special day of thanksgiving to the elderly of Rehoboth. This is the view of Kaptein John McNab, who on Sunday expressed his »

Purge targets 4 in Hardap

Published Nov 27, 2007

Keetmanshoop  SWAPO continues purging party members suspected of having links with Rally for Democracy and Progress. Two weeks ago, former Swapo stalwart Hidipo »

Call For Respect For Basters/Coloureds

Published Nov 23, 2007

This note is a response to the 'Talk of the Nation' show with Vision 2030 and the youth as the topic, and a demand that Basters/coloureds be treated equally as Namibians and »

Old Mutual Supports Environment Protection

Published Oct 22, 2007

The Old Mutual Foundation has donated N$30 000 to the Rehoboth Town Council for refuse removal. Old Mutual Chief Executive Officer, Andrew le Roux, said his organisation remains committed to making a positive difference in Namibian communities. “Old Mutual »

‘Focus on Crime Not Squabbles’

Published Oct 09, 2007

Mariental The Swapo Party Regional Conference for the Hardap Region finally came to a successful end on Sunday afternoon at Mariental despite strong protests from some party members. This was the second time that the Hardap Region was holding its regional conference »

Fur flies at Swapo summit

Published Oct 09, 2007

Keetmanshoop Fur flew at the Hardap Swapo Party Regional Conference over the exclusion of Rehoboth East District delegates from the regional »

Village Draws Millions in Investments

Published Jul 20, 2007

KALKRAND The village of Kalkrand in the Hardap Region is destined for major developmental projects worth millions of dollars during the next financial year 2007/2008, including a project that would see the colonial era bucket system being replaced.During a recent interview with New »