Crime

Cops probe 'murder ­conspiracy'

23 hours ago | Crime

The police say they are investigating allegations that the recent death of a Nigerian professor in Windhoek was not suicide.The family of Dr Ayetuoma Cyril Ogbokor told a Nigerian news website this week that there...

Third woman killed in the north

23 hours ago | Crime

The Oshikoto police yesterday arrested a 26-year-old man for allegedly murdering his girlfriend.The suspect allegedly hacked Albertina Shipale Sackaria to death with a panga at Okatope village near Onyaanya on Wednesday.It was the third such...

Louis Botha police probe completed

23 hours ago | Crime

An investigation into whether there was any negligence on the part of the police in the death of a young woman shot by a Special Reserve Force member at Louis Botha Supermarket in Windhoek has...

Third woman killed in the north

1 day - 16 August 2018 | Crime

The Oshikoto police yesterday arrested a 26-year-old man for allegedly murdering his girlfriend.The suspect allegedly hacked Albertina Shipale Sackaria to death with a panga at Okatope village near Onyaanya on Wednesday.It was the third such...

Police investigate Okakarara mayhem

2 days ago - 15 August 2018 | Crime

Police chief Sebastian Ndeitunga has confirmed that a full-scale investigation has been launched into the mayhem at Okakarara over the past weekend.Police used force to control unruly and violent community members, while several people were...

4 200 Mandrax tablets seized

3 days ago - 14 August 2018 | Crime

More than 4 000 Mandrax tablets were seized when a truck driver was searched at Hosea Kutako International Airport on Friday.According to the police the...

Abandoned baby's mom returns

3 days ago - 14 August 2018 | Crime

The 27-year-old woman, who last week abandoned her newborn baby boy at the Oshakati Intermediate Hospital, has been reunited with her child.On Friday, the Oshana...

Scores hurt in violent police standoff

5 days ago - 12 August 2018 | Crime

As many as 26 people were injured at Okakarara after an hours-long standoff with the police early this morning. According to sources, three police officers...

Abandoned bay’s mom returns

5 days ago - 12 August 2018 | Crime

The 27-year-old woman, who on Thursday abandoned her newborn baby boy at the Oshakati Intermediate Hospital, has been reunited with her child.On Friday, the Oshana...

Mother abandons two-day-old baby at Oshakati hospital

1 week ago - 10 August 2018 | Crime

The police are hot on the trail of a 27-year-old woman, who yesterday abandoned her two-day-old baby boy at the Oshakati Intermediate Hospital.According to Oshana...

More dagga at Keetmans school

1 week ago - 08 August 2018 | Crime

Police in the //Karas Region on Monday confirmed that a plant, which was removed from the PK de Villiers boys' hostel by the Namibian police...

Nust professor shoots himself

1 week ago - 07 August 2018 | Crime

An economics professor at the Namibia University of Science and Technology (Nust) allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself in his flat this weekend. According to...

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11th hour rescue for Zambian...

2 weeks ago - 02 August 2018 | Crime

Six teenage girls and a boy from Zambia have been rescued after being trafficked to Namibia, according to a Zambian newspaper.Neither the Namibian police nor...

Four cops behind bars for...

2 weeks ago - 31 July 2018 | Crime

Police chief Sebastian Ndeitunga says victims of domestic violence, allegedly committed by police officers, are now coming forward since last week's murder/suicide at the Louis...

APP condemns Louis Botha killings

2 weeks ago - 30 July 2018 | Crime

The All People's Party (APP) has condemned a recent incident in which an off-duty police officer killed his ex-girlfriend in the well-known Louis Botha supermarket...

Off-duty cop kills...

3 weeks ago - 25 July 2018 | Crime

A police officer shot himself shortly after shooting his girlfriend in the head at the Louis Botha Supermarket in the Windhoek West area of the...

Kleine Kuppe drug stash seized

3 weeks ago - 24 July 2018 | Crime

A woman with German citizenship, Namibian man and two South African males made their first appearance in the Windhoek Magistrate's Court on Monday following a...

Large stash of drugs seized...

3 weeks ago - 23 July 2018 | Crime

An early morning raid by members of the Namibian drug law enforcement unit on Friday morning in Kleine Kuppe uncovered a smorgasbord of drugs, currently...

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