Daily Archives: September 2, 2012

Benson wins silver at 2012 Paralympic Games

WINDHOEK: Namibian paralympian Johanna Benson on Sunday evening won her country’s first silver medal at the 2012 Paralympic Games underway in London.

Benson ended second in the T37 women’s 100m race in a time of …

10 people killed in road accident on B1 road between Okahandja and Otjiwarongo

WINDHOEK: At least 10 people were killed in a road accident on the B1 road between Okahandja and Otjiwarongo yesterday afternoon.

The accident occurred at about 17h00, 10km outside Okahandja, and involves four vehicles, one …

Naigambo second in inaugural Gauteng Marathon

WINDHOEK: Namibian long-distance runner Beata Naigambo finished in second place at the inaugural Gauteng Marathon on Sunday.

Naigambo clocked a time of two hours, 43 minutes and 13 seconds (2:43:13).

Eunice Muchiri from Kenya won …

Namibian Paralympians going strong in London

WINDHOEK: Only two of five Namibian Paralympians have thus far competed in the 2012 Paralympic Games underway in London.

Johanna Benson, who competes in the F37 classification, ended 10th out of 12 competitors in the …

Chief Riruako calls for unity

OKAHANDJA: OvaHerero Paramount Chief Kuaima Riruako on Sunday placed strong emphasis on cultural and traditional values, and appealed to all OtjiHerero-speaking Namibians to work together for unity and peace.

Riruako further called on his people …