Crime

Ex-governor critical after attack

11 hours ago | Crime

ILENI NANDJATOThe former governor of the Omusati Region, Leonard Nangolo Mukwiilongo, is still in a critical condition in a private hospital in the north, three weeks after he was attacked at his Elim residence.The 92-year-old...

Seas remains in custody

11 hours ago | Crime

The 32-year-old Zenobia Seas who is accused of having smothered her daughter to death, was denied bail during her formal bail application in the Swakopmund Magistrate's Court last week.In her judgement on the application, Magistrate...

Rust trial date set for May

1 day - 26 April 2017 | Crime

Kai Rust who is facing a murder and attempted murder charges agreed to abandon a planned bail application yesterday in favour of an earlier trial date, set for next month. Defence lawyer Jan Wessels informed...

Governor in second culpable homicide case

2 days ago - 25 April 2017 | Crime

KENYA KAMBOWEThe Oshikoto police have charged Ohangwena regional governor Usko Nghaamwa (73) with culpable homicide for the second time.He allegedly ran over a pedestrian at Onankali on the Ondangwa-Omuthiya main road at 01:00 yesterday morning.The...

Prosecutor appeals bail denial

2 days ago - 25 April 2017 | Crime

A state prosecutor allegedly involved in a fraudulent scam to the tune of N$280 000 is appealing against the Magistrate's Court's refusal to grant him bail. Ivan Tjizu, 30, who has been in custody since...

Rehoboth councillor arrested

3 days ago - 24 April 2017 | Crime

A Rehoboth councillor was arrested for breaching a protection order last week. It is alleged that the councillor, whose identity has not been made public,...

Namibian drug mule appears tomorrow

3 days ago - 24 April 2017 | Crime

The 33-year-old Namibian woman who has been arrested for smuggling cocaine into South Africa will appear in court tomorrow to make a formal bail application....

Elopoto lyiipotha koACC lya shuna pevi

3 days ago - 24 April 2017 | Crime

Okakomisi taka ithanwa Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) oka tseyitha kutya oka konaakona iipotha ya thika pe-172 yomiipotha 401 mbyoka ka pewa mo-2015/2016.Oka ukitha kombelewa yOmupanguli-Ndjai iipotha...

Swazi man in large drug bust

6 days ago - 20 April 2017 | Crime

In a second large scale dagga bust this week, NamPol last night arrested a 49-year-old man after they found him in possession of cannabis valued...

Namibian cocaine smuggler caught in SA

6 days ago - 20 April 2017 | Crime

A Namibian drug mule arrested for the possession of cocaine worth N$2 million has been denied bail in the Kempton Park Magistrate’s Court. Lena de...

Beware online car scams

1 week ago - 20 April 2017 | Crime

MICHAEL KAYUNDE The police have issued a public alert about online car sale scams aimed at defrauding the public.“This scam...

Compensation over justice

1 week ago - 19 April 2017 | Crime

A 17-year-old boy, allegedly beaten by his employer at Epupa early this month, opted for compensation instead of laying charges – much to the frustration...

Crime

Woman stabs boyfriend to death

1 week ago - 15 April 2017 | Crime

A 20-year-old woman on Friday morning was arrested for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend dead with an Okapi knife at Grootfontein in the Otjozondjupa Region.The deceased...

Cop sent to jail for...

2 weeks ago - 11 April 2017 | Crime

A constable in the Namibian Police who shot and killed a man in the streets of Katutura’s Shandumbala was today sent to jail for 18...

Two more deaths on...

2 weeks ago - 11 April 2017 | Crime

Two people were killed in an accident involving more than 20 people this morning when a minibus overturned on the Okahandja-Otjiwarongo road. According to the...

Rape suspect lures...

2 weeks ago - 10 April 2017 | Crime

A 28-year-old is expected to appear before the Ondangwa Magistrate’s Court tomorrow for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl on Saturday. The incident took place at...

Minister's driver killed in...

2 weeks ago - 10 April 2017 | Crime

Two persons died on the spot when an official vehicle of youth and sport minister Jerry Ekandjo collided head-on with a Golf 4 hatchback in...

Rundu inmates kill fellow inmate

2 weeks ago - 10 April 2017 | Crime

An inmate was allegedly attacked and killed by his fellow inmates at Rundu this weekend after they accused him of being a “witch”. ...

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