A group of SMEs that collectively lost millions of dollars after the SME Bank collapsed in July 2017 following a looting spree by its Zimbabwean minority shareholders have threatened to take to the streets after they were snubbed by President Hage Geingob and the bank’s liquidators.
Volker Grellmann, Die guten Jaeger (the good hunter) has died. He was the doyen of Namibian professional hunting. He racked up a pile of well-earned accolades and leadership roles. He died of a heart attack early Monday morning, September 16, 2019, at the age of 77.
In late August, 11 members of the Hoveka family in the Omaheke region nearly perished, after consuming ‘fat cakes’ that were erroneously cooked with contaminated cooking oil. Also known as vetkoek, they are deep-fried bread that is shaped into rounded buns.