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Money-laundering suspects get N$1.5m bail

3 hours ago | Justice

Three suspects implicated in the massive fraud and money-laundering case involving N$3.5 billion were today granted bail of N$1.5 million each in the Windhoek Magistrate’s Court. Chinese nationals Huizhong Tao and Huan Jinrong as well...

Kashihakumwa to head anti-poaching unit

18 hours ago | Police

ILENI NANDJATOThe former Oshana Region police commander, Commissioner Ndahangwapo Kashihakumwa, looks set to head the new anti-poaching unit under the ministry of environment, Namibian Sun has learnt.Cabinet approved the establishment of the anti-poaching unit last...

Accidents claim 3 young lives

18 hours ago | Crime

JANA-MARI SMITH An 11-year-old boy died of a gunshot while playing with friends over the weekend and two babies drowned in the Kavango East Region after a hippo capsized the...

Newborn baby left under tree in plastic bag

18 hours ago | Crime

The police are investigating a case of child abandonment and neglect at Arandis, the rape of a child at Karibib and a murder case at Mondesa, Swakopmund. A member of the public found a...

Caterpillars wreak havoc

18 hours ago | Agriculture

The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry has confirmed an outbreak of caterpillars causing havoc to fields in north-central and north-eastern Namibia. The ministry's statement did not identify the type of caterpillars but denied...