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'Swapo dungeons' back in spotlight

3 hours ago | Politics

The Committee of Parents and the Truth and Justice Association have called for an international commission of inquiry into alleged crimes against humanity committed by the Swapo leadership “and their associates” during the exile years...

Contraband pap in Zambezi

3 hours ago | Crime

The drought has been blamed for an increase of smuggled maize meal in the Zambezi Region, and residents opt for the illegal product because it is cheaper than locally produced meal.On Monday, Willbroad Poniso, the...

More girls, women to lay rape charges against pastor

3 hours ago | Justice

A Rhenish Church pastor accused of raping an underage girl could face more charges of a similar nature.State prosecutor Fillemon Nyau told the Windhoek Magistrate''s Court in Katutura that several minor girls and young women...

Elderly woman killed on Windhoek street

3 hours ago | Accidents

A 72-year-old woman was killed yesterday by a bakkie while she was crossing one of Windhoek’s busiest streets.The incident, reported to the Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA) Fund at approximately 11:20, took place on Mandume Ndemufayo...

SPYL rejects gay rights

3 hours ago | Politics

In a statement released by the Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) yesterday, the youth branch of the ruling party vehemently condemned all efforts that seek to promote the rights of homosexuals in Namibia. Speaking to...