Crime

Ndeitunga flaunts Kalahari successes

4 hours ago | Crime

Police chief Sebastian Ndeitunga has flaunted the successes of Operation Kalahari Desert, saying 871 suspects have been arrested including for murder, attempted murder, rape, serious assault and drug dealing. The operation has come under fire...

Man kills girlfriend, injures mom

2 days ago - 18 June 2019 | Crime

A 48-year-old man handed himself over the police after he allegedly slashed his girlfriend to death with a panga and injured her mother.The mother is in a critical condition in hospital.According to the police the...

Buried alive

3 days ago - 17 June 2019 | Crime

Two Ohangwena men - 29-year-old Kashima Junias Hauwanga and 36-year-old Jacob Hangula - died after the well they were digging collapsed, burying them alive.The Ohangwena police said an inquest will have to be held at...

Critics gun for Geingob

3 days ago - 17 June 2019 | Crime

Political detractors and critics of President Hage Geingob have called on him to explain - as the army's commander-in-chief (CIC) and the current SADC chair - why an “innocent and unarmed” Zimbabwean taxi driver was...

Kalahari turns deadly

6 days ago - 14 June 2019 | Crime

Namibia's police chief has strongly condemned the killing of an unarmed taxi driver by a soldier attached to Operation Kalahari Desert and vowed this will not happen again on his watch.“This is a really regrettable...

Operation Kalahari Desert claims first death

6 days ago - 13 June 2019 | Crime

A taxi driver has been killed at a mobile road block set up by members of the police and army, part of Operation Kalahari Desert,...

Rampant robbers target youth

1 week ago - 12 June 2019 | Crime

Learners being robbed in taxis, tertiary students being robbed of their valuables at gunpoint, and a lack of police visibility in communities are just some...

Missing girl found

1 week ago - 11 June 2019 | Crime

A 15-year-old girl who went missing more than two weeks ago from Okuryangava was found safe and sound in a shack at Goreangab late on...

Police search for missing girl

1 week ago - 10 June 2019 | Crime

Windhoek police have made a public appeal to help find a missing 15-year-old girl who was last seen more than two weeks ago.Lydia Kweenda, a...

Procurement remains murky

1 week ago - 10 June 2019 | Crime

Access to information on government procurement activities remains largely non-transparent despite repeated claims that the new public procurement mechanisms are meant to enhance accountability and...

Govt should strengthen laws - Zhang

1 week ago - 07 June 2019 | Crime

China's ambassador to Namibia Zhang Yiming has said the Namibian government should strengthen its laws to close the loopholes people use to commit serious crimes...

Police pounce on poachers

2 weeks ago - 05 June 2019 | Crime

Four suspects were arrested and 11 elephant tusks, six pieces of tusk and two live pangolins were confiscated in separate wildlife incidents this weekend in...

Crime

Swapo councillor killed in crash

3 weeks ago - 27 May 2019 | Crime

The ruling party has lost one of its councillors, Samson Nghilumbwa, who died this morning in a car accident in the Erongo Region. Nghilumbwa died...

Police nab eight drug suspects

4 weeks ago - 23 May 2019 | Crime

Eight suspects were arrested this past weekend for allegedly being in possession of illegal narcotics, including crack cocaine.The majority of the arrests were made in...

Omukiintu a kwatwa onkonga kaalumentu...

4 weeks ago - 23 May 2019 | Crime

Omukiintu gwoomvula 29 okwa kwatwa onkonga kaalumentu ye li ya ne sha ningilwa moWanahenda. Palopota yopolisi ndjoka ya pitithwa, oshiningwanima shoka osha ningilwa...

AaNamibia ya kwatwa nuuwe

4 weeks ago - 23 May 2019 | Crime

Aakwashigwana yaali Aanamibia oya tulwa miipandeko moSouth Afrika mehuliloshiwike lya piti, sho ya adhika ye na uuwe inawu tetwa wongushu yoomiliyona 1.5. Oya tumbulwa komadhina...

Woman gang-raped by four men

4 weeks ago - 22 May 2019 | Crime

A 29-year-old woman has been gang-raped by four men in Wanaheda. According to the police the incident happened in a riverbed between Luxury Hill...

Namibians nabbed in SA with...

1 month - 20 May 2019 | Crime

ELLANIE SMIT Two Namibian men were arrested in South Africa this weekend for allegedly being in possession of uncut diamonds to the value of...

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