Accidents

Trucker recalls terrible crash

5 days ago - 21 May 2019 | Accidents

Six people, including a five-year-old girl, died in an accident on the B1 road between Otjiwarongo and Okahandja on Sunday afternoon. According to the spokesperson of the Namibian police, Deputy Commissioner Edwin Kanguatjivi, the...

Latest crash stats a horror

1 week ago - 13 May 2019 | Accidents

Close to 200 people have lost their lives on Namibian roads since the start of the year while more than 1 900 sustained injuries in 1 162 crashes.In line with previous trends, substantially more males...

15 survive crash near Otjiwarongo

3 weeks ago - 02 May 2019 | Accidents

Fifteen people were involved in an accident near Otjiwarongo yesterday when a sedan and minibus collided and left the road.Inspector Maureen Mbeha said both the 16-seater minibus and sedan were heading towards Otjiwarongo when they...

Truck and train involved in accident in Mariental

3 weeks ago - 29 April 2019 | Accidents

The police in the Hardap Region opened a case of reckless and negligent driving after a train and truck were involved in an accident at Mariental yesterday. Crime investigations coordinator for Hardap, Deputy Commissioner Eric...

Iiponga mehuliloshiwike lyapaasa ya shuna pevi

1 month - 26 April 2019 | Accidents

Omwaalu gwiiponga yomoondjila mbyoka ya lopotwa pethimbo lyehuliloshiwike ele lyapaasa, ogwa shuna pevi okuyeleka noomvula dha piti pethimbo lya faathana. Iiponga yi li 44 oya lopotwa pethimbo ndyoka okuyeleka niiponga yi li 68 ya lopotwa...

Easter crashes decline

1 month - 25 April 2019 | Accidents

The number of car crashes on Namibian roads took a drastic nosedive this past Easter weekend compared with previous years. A total of 44 crashes...

Pledge zero crashes this weekend

1 month - 18 April 2019 | Accidents

As the long weekend looms and the risk of death and injury on national roads rises steeply, Namibian authorities are asking all motorists to pledge...

Fake doctor probed deadly crash in Namibia

1 month - 12 April 2019 | Accidents

JANA-MARI SMITH A 58-year-old man who worked with Namibian forensic teams to identify the victims of the Mozambican LAM flight crash...

Road safety is everyone's concern

1 month - 11 April 2019 | Accidents

With the Easter weekend just around the corner, road safety is on everyone's mind. Namibia Media Holdings (NMH), together with OUTsurance Namibia, launched a road...

Costly fire on B2 highway

1 month - 05 April 2019 | Accidents

A refrigerated truck was destroyed after it caught fire near Swakopmund early Wedneday morning.According to the crime investigations coordinator in the Erongo Region, Erastus Iikuyu,...

N$5 000 fine for govt driver

1 month - 03 April 2019 | Accidents

Government driver Festers Tubazumbe (46), who crashed into a veterinary clinic on Friday morning, has been fined N$5 000 by the Swakopmund Magistrate's Court.He appeared...

19 perish on country's roads

2 months ago - 19 March 2019 | Accidents

Nineteen people perished on Namibia's roads this past weekend, according to the police.Thirteen people were killed in an accident on Sunday afternoon that occurred about...

Accidents

Geingob saddened by horror...

2 months ago - 18 March 2019 | Accidents

President Hage Geingob has expressed his grief over 13 people who lost their lives in a terrible car crash outside Otavi on Sunday afternoon. While...

No survivors in horror crash

2 months ago - 12 March 2019 | Accidents

A head-on collision between Windhoek and Okahandja killed all six occupants of the two cars yesterday morning.Witnesses told Namibian Sun that the driver of a...

Authorities crack down on deadly...

2 months ago - 01 March 2019 | Accidents

An intensive road-safety campaign over the summer holidays contributed to a sharp decrease in deaths and accidents compared to the previous festive season.More than 12...

Road users more mature

4 months ago - 08 January 2019 | Accidents

JANA-MARI SMITH Road-safety advocates agree that the festive season coming to an end this week has seen a drastic improvement in road...

Netha's family reeling in shock

4 months ago - 08 January 2019 | Accidents

An aunt of the deceased student Dexter Netha, 19, says there are no funeral arrangements as yet.Netha's body washed ashore on Friday morning near Long...

50 survive crash

4 months ago - 07 January 2019 | Accidents

Three vehicles, including a bus, were involved in an accident on the Otjiwarongo-Okahandja Friday night.More than 50 people survived the accident which occurred around 20:37...

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