Crime

Councillor worried about drug and alcohol abuse in schools

1 day - 21 January 2022 | Crime

ENZO AMUELEOTJIWARONGOThe constituency councillor of Otjiwarongo, Marlene Mbakera, has expressed concern about drug and alcohol abuse at two primary schools in Otjiwarongo.According to Mbakera learners at these schools sell drugs and alcohol on the schoolgrounds...

N$37m in drugs seized last year

2 days ago - 20 January 2022 | Crime

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEK Drugs to the value of more than N$37 million were confiscated last year in Namibia, while more than 1 000...

N$37m in drugs seized last year

3 days ago - 19 January 2022 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKDrugs to the value of more than N$37 million were confiscated last year in Namibia, while more than 1 000 suspects were arrested.Last month, the Namibian police seized various types of drugs with an...

Jealous ex stabbed to death

5 days ago - 17 January 2022 | Crime

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKA 30-year-old woman on Friday killed her ex-boyfriend by stabbing him with an okapi knife at a bar in Wanaheda.It is alleged that she stabbed him after an argument broke...

ACC arrests ex-Swapo councillors for corrupt recruitment

1 week ago - 14 January 2022 | Crime

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKThe Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) this week arrested three former Swapo councillors of the Okahandja municipality for illegally appointing a finance executive by skipping the top candidate recommended by an interview...

Mother accused of killing, dumping baby in custody

1 week ago - 14 January 2022 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULA OSHAKATI Taimi Abraham - who stands accused of murdering her baby boy,...

Man nabbed with unpolished diamond

1 week ago - 14 January 2022 | Crime

Kenya Kambowe KAHENGEThe police in the Kavango West Region have arrested a 23-year-old man from Simanya village after he was found...

Man killed over epwaka

1 week ago - 14 January 2022 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULAOSHAKATIPolice in the Omusati region had to hunt down a suspect who allegedly killed a 39-year-old man over a jar of traditional brew at...

Bar fight: Man stamps on woman’s head

1 week ago - 11 January 2022 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKA 53-year-old man allegedly hit a 30-year-old woman with his fist on the chest on Friday afternoon at Stampriet and later stepped on her...

Arrest made in Okahao baby’s death

1 week ago - 11 January 2022 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULAOSHAKATIPolice in the Omusati Region on Sunday arrested a 34-year-old woman suspected of killing her one-month-old baby boy at Okahao.On Friday, the baby’s body...

Chinese man impregnates Rundu girl (15) and leaves country

1 week ago - 10 January 2022 | Crime

KENYA KAMBOWERUNDUPolice in Kavango East are investigating a case of statutory rape after a Chinese man allegedly fathered a child with a 15-year-old girl at...

Omusati police seek information on baby murder

1 week ago - 10 January 2022 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULAOSHAKATIPolice in the Omusati region are asking for public assistance to identify a one-month-old baby whose body was found on Friday at the Okahao...

Crime

EIF warns of investment scam

2 weeks ago - 07 January 2022 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia (EIF) has warned against an investment scam which is circulating on the social media platform Telegram.According to the...

Man rapes disabled cousin

2 weeks ago - 06 January 2022 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULAOSHAKATIA 47-year-old mentally challenged woman was allegedly raped by her 39-year-old cousin at Onambeke B village in the Onyaanya area. The Oshikoto police commander,...

Veterinary officials in bed with...

2 weeks ago - 05 January 2022 | Crime

KENYA KAMBOWERUNDUA stock theft case involving retired major-general Thomas Hamunyela has exposed how public servants employed in the agriculture ministry’s veterinary service directorate at Rundu...

Fiery start to the New...

2 weeks ago - 04 January 2022 | Crime

JANA-MARI SMITHWINDHOEKThe New Year’s weekend was marred by multiple crimes including murder, rape, armed robbery and theft.Moreover, celebrations became heated at the Witbooi Royal House...

German man accused of child...

4 weeks ago - 24 December 2021 | Crime

ESTER KAMATIWINDHOEKA German national is behind bars after a police investigation into his suspicious relationship with girls from villages in the Kunene Region.Flick Ramon (50)...

Girl (6) raped on her...

1 month - 22 December 2021 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULA OSHAKATIA six-year-old girl was allegedly raped last Sunday in the Okakango village in the Okankolo area.She was on her...

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