Crime

Pensioner stabs two to death

17 minutes ago | Crime

Police in the Omusati Region on Tuesday arrested a 61-year-old pensioner from Etunda village for allegedly stabbing his pregnant ex-lover and a young man to death. This was confirmed by the regional police spokesperson,...

Bail for suspects in tourist robbery

17 minutes ago | Crime

The two other suspects, who were involved in last week Thursday's Western Bypass highway robbery, were each granted N$5 000 bail on Tuesday. Stefanus Nauta and Martin Akawa's matter was postponed to 5 September. The...

Security guard caught with N$500 000

1 day - 16 August 2017 | Crime

A security guard was arrested at Otjiwarongo yesterday in connection with the theft of about half a million dollars in cash that had been collected from businesses in Windhoek.The spokesperson of the Namibian Police, Deputy...

Local women in jails abroad

1 day - 16 August 2017 | Crime

In the last year Namibians have made headlines for being arrested in foreign countries for carrying drugs or for other crimes.Security experts are of the view that with the cash crunch in the country more...

Clampdown on wildlife crime

1 day - 16 August 2017 | Crime

An intelligence-led investigation conducted in the Kavango East Region last week recovered uncut diamonds, ivory and other wildlife products worth N$4 million and four suspects were nabbed.The anti-poaching operation started last Thursday. According to the...

PAAB files with court

1 day - 16 August 2017 | Crime

The Public Accountants' and Auditors' Board (PAAB) last Thursday, filed its record of proceedings with the High Court in its defence against auditor Hans Hashagen's...

Security guard nabbed with N$500 000

1 day - 15 August 2017 | Crime

An Otjiwarongo security guard from Southern Cross Services was arrested yesterday with a total of N$556 134.75 hidden in plastic bags. According to the Namibian...

State asks for 30 years in murder trial

2 days ago - 15 August 2017 | Crime

The State has asked the presiding judge in a murder trial to impose a severe sentence against a murderer who killed his girlfriend by stabbing...

Shaningua guilty of Joker's murder

2 days ago - 14 August 2017 | Crime

Rodney Danne Shaningua (46) was found guilty of murder with direct intent relating to the killing of the 42-year-old Finnish citizen, Marco Kristian Uolevi Rönni....

Govt should act on Chinese

3 days ago - 14 August 2017 | Crime

The National Unity Democratic Organisation (Nudo) has urged government to urgently revisit its stand of awarding permanent resident status to Chinese nationals in Namibia. Presidential...

Oryx stoners identified

3 days ago - 14 August 2017 | Crime

The Ministry of Environment and Tourism is investigating a video of men stoning an oryx to death filmed on a farm in the south of...

Hoeseb a monika ondjo moshipotha shedhipago

3 days ago - 14 August 2017 | Crime

FRED GOEIEMANOmukalimo gwomOtjiwarongo, okwa monika ondjo moshipotha shedhipago nonkambadhala okuya moshipala iilonga yuuyuki nuulunga sha landula eso lyomukiintu omunamimvo 26 ngoka olutu lwe lwa hwikwapo...

Crime

Namibia tackles teen porn syndicate

6 days ago - 11 August 2017 | Crime

A landmark police probe into a suspected online pornographic ring targeting young Namibian girls by blackmailing them into supplying a stream of sexually explicit material...

Chinese underworld exposed

6 days ago - 11 August 2017 | Crime

The unprecedented growth of Chinese immigration has brought with it the feared Chinese organised crime syndicates called triads, who are working in cahoots with Namibian...

Civilians foil highway robbery

6 days ago - 11 August 2017 | Crime

A family of four German tourists survived an attempted hijacking on the Western Bypass yesterday at noon. According to the father of the family,...

Baby, 15 months, killed by...

6 days ago - 11 August 2017 | Crime

A one-year-and-three-month-old baby girl died after being run over by a vehicle in Opuwo on Wednesday. Crime investigations coordinator of the Namibian police in Kunene,...

Attempted hijacking, robbery on Western...

6 days ago - 10 August 2017 | Crime

A family of four German tourists survived an attempted hijacking and/or robbery on the Western Bypass at roughly 13:30. According to eye witness reports, the...

Otji cops accused of negligence...

1 week ago - 10 August 2017 | Crime

The Namibian police in Otjiwarongo has been accused of negligence after a man was stoned to death in the DRC informal settlement in the early...

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