Bank Windhoek advises on fraud

The Forensic Department at Bank Windhoek is receiving an increasing number of complaints from clients regarding individuals calling them and pretending to be officials from Bank Windhoek. These individuals are fraudsters who direct unsuspecting clients to transfer funds to them via an EasyWallet transfer. How they do it: The fraudsters call to inform clients that…

Women’s Leadership Centre

The Women’s Leadership Centre (WLC) hosted a public advocacy event on Thursday afternoon, 23 August 2018, titled: SAN GIRLS! FIRST GIRLS! GROWING UP STRONG! It was the closing event of the two-and-a-half-year WLC Project: San girls prevent child marriage and early pregnancy, funded by the Embassy of Finland in Namibia. 20 San girls, five girls…

Capricorn Group announces consolidated group financial results for the year ending

Capricorn Investment Group Limited (Capricorn Group) released its consolidated group financial results for the year ending 30 June 2018 today. Commenting on the operating environment during the year under review, Thinus Prinsloo, Group Managing Director said, “With the Namibian economy still in a technical recession, the second since 2009, the Capricorn Group (the group) delivered…

Saying farewell to matric on a budget

Matric farewells signify the penultimate end to a learner’s secondary education, with national examinations being the last step. For many matriculants the farewell is a platform to let loose in a social setting with peers and teachers, all dressed to the nines. Lots of thought and planning usually goes into having the “perfect” dress, dream…