Crime

Poachers hit Indongo's farm again

12 hours ago | Crime

The number of rhinos killed by poachers this year has risen to five after two more carcasses were found on the farm Okanenampanti belonging to businessman Frans Indongo. Environment ministry spokesman Romeo Muyunda yesterday...

Rhino horns disguised as coffee

12 hours ago | Crime

A poaching syndicate operating in Namibia is apparently posting rhino horns to China in parcels purportedly containing coffee. Twelve pieces of rhino horn mailed from Namibia were seized by Hong Kong customs officers last week.The...

Another Chinese nabbed in N$3.5bn fraud

12 hours ago | Crime

Another Chinese man was arrested by members of the Namibian Police's serious crime investigations unit in connection with alleged tax evasion, fraud and money laundering involving N$3.5 billion. Court documents show that Zhihua Gua...

Double Valentine murder trial resumes

12 hours ago | Crime

The trial of double murder accused Mathias Kalunga Shindinge (45) who is charged with shooting his wife and her suspected lover to death in the Omafo area in the Ohangwena Region on 14 February 2013...

Moussongela accused of incest

2 days ago - 27 March 2017 | Crime

A man who used to date a daughter of the Congolese pastor Pedro Marcelino Moussongela, was shocked to find out that the child he used to claim as his own is also registered at home...

Rhino carcass found at Grootberg

2 days ago - 27 March 2017 | Crime

The carcass of another black rhino has been found in the Kunene Region, making it the third rhino poaching incident in Namibia this year. According...

Rhino carcass found at Grootberg

2 days ago - 27 March 2017 | Crime

The carcass of another black rhino has been found in the Kunene Region, making it the third rhino poaching incident in Namibia this year. According...

Barbaric attack on leopard condemned

1 week ago - 22 March 2017 | Crime

The environment ministry has expressed shock and dismay over horrific video footage that has been circulating on social media showing a leopard being bludgeoned to...

Boy, 10, shoots girl, 6

1 week ago - 22 March 2017 | Crime

Erongo chief regional investigations coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Otillie Kashuupulwa has issued a stern warning to gun owners following an incident in which a 10-year-old boy...

Cattle herder arrested in rape of boy, 2

1 week ago - 20 March 2017 | Crime

KENYA KAMBOWEA 19-year-old man from Angola was arrested on Friday in Oshikoto Region on a charge of raping a two-year-old boy.According to Deputy Commissioner Naomi...

JA Nel schoolboys in drug bust

1 week ago - 20 March 2017 | Crime

The police at Keetmanshoop on Thursday arrested three pupils of the JA Nel Secondary School after allegedly seizing about 50 grams of dagga from them.One...

Park patrol shoots at visitors

1 week ago - 17 March 2017 | Crime

A Windhoek family has laid a charge of attempted murder after an anti-poaching unit in the Bwabwata National Park fired shots at them, injuring a...

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Omaruru drowning victim found near...

2 weeks ago - 14 March 2017 | Crime

The remains of the 19-year-old, Lionel Tjipundi, who was swept away by the Turenda stream nearly two weeks ago, were found some 35km from Omaruru...

Four poachers killed since December

2 weeks ago - 14 March 2017 | Crime

Four suspected poachers have been shot dead, and three wounded, by anti-poaching officers since the end December.All these incidents occurred in the Bwabwata National Park...

Valombola back in court

2 weeks ago - 13 March 2017 | Crime

The murder case involving businessman Maurus Valombola (58) was back in the Oshakati High Court on Wednesday, where arguments on the admissibility of the court...

Hoff gets suspended sentence

2 weeks ago - 13 March 2017 | Crime

A business Windhoek businesswoman was sentenced on Friday in the Regional Court in Katutura to two years' imprisonment which was conditionally and wholly suspended for...

Valombola back in court

2 weeks ago - 10 March 2017 | Crime

The murder case involving businessman Maurus Valombola (58) was back in the Oshakati High Court on Wednesday, where arguments on the admissibility of the court...

Killer says sorry with cattle

2 weeks ago - 10 March 2017 | Crime

A Windhoek man who killed another at a bar said he had compensated the family of the deceased with 12 head of cattle as a...

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