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Soldier charged with shebeen burglaries

2 days ago - 23 August 2019 | Crime

A member of the Namibia Defence Force has been arrested in connection with burglaries at six shebeens at Okakango location in Ondangwa.Operation Kalahari members have nabbed one of their own.Elia Kandala (32), a soldier based...

5-year shoe theft sentence slashed

2 days ago - 23 August 2019 | Justice

A habitual petty thief who stole a N$45 pair of shoes from a discount store had his five-year prison term reduced this week during a High Court review of his case. The original sentence was...

PG under siege

2 days ago - 23 August 2019 | Local News

Opposition parties and other commentators have called for the head of the country's top prosecutor.This follows Prosecutor-General Martha Imalwa revealing on Wednesday that there was no hope of recovering the over N$600 million lost in...

Letting the big fish swim

2 days ago - 23 August 2019 | Columns

Prosecutor-General Martha Imalwa has opened a Pandora's Box, following her revelations this week that any hopes of Namibia recovering the over N$600 million lost in the Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF) scandal are misplaced. The...

Dumpsite scramble

2 days ago - 23 August 2019 | Environment

Several municipalities are moving fast to comply with the ministry of environment's new regulations, which require towns to obtain environmental clearance certificates for their dumpsites.So far, only 11 local authorities have valid certificates.After the Environmental...