Crime

Four years for pangolin trafficking

21 hours ago | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThree suspects were arrested last week in connection with wildlife crimes, including conspiracy to poach rhinos.This is according to a report provided by the intelligence and investigation unit in the environment ministry and the...

Back to 'normal': Grade 5 murder suspect writes exams

1 day - 02 December 2020 | Crime

KENYA KAMBOWE KAGUNIA grade five learner at Kaguni Combined School who stands accused of murder - after he allegedly fatally stabbed a fellow pupil - went to school this week to...

Samherji ‘gained’ N$547m from Fishrot

1 day - 02 December 2020 | Crime

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKIcelandic fishing company Samherji is said to have profited to the tune of N$547 million for its involvement in the Fishrot fishing...

Three minors hit, burn toddler

2 days ago - 01 December 2020 | Crime

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKThree minors aged between 9 and 11 beat a two-year-old toddler with sticks and burned her with fire, resulting in her death at Okongo in the Okakango village last...

Man kills, buries his partner

6 days ago - 27 November 2020 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULAOKATANAA 36-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a body discovered on Wednesday at Omayanga village in the Okatana Constituency, Oshana Region. The body has been identified as that of 24-year-old Elise Nepolo...

Two women killed by their partners

1 week ago - 24 November 2020 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKTwo women were murdered by their partners last week, one strangled to death and the other's body burnt beyond recognition.One of the men that...

'Expert' jewellery thief nabbed

1 week ago - 24 November 2020 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULAOSHAKATIOshana police say the man arrested at King Kauluma village in the Oshikoto Region for allegedly breaking into Sterns jewellers in Windhoek's Grove Mall...

Five wildlife products seized

2 weeks ago - 19 November 2020 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKA Namibian man who illegally hunted two warthogs and an impala was sentenced to five months in prison or a N$6 000 fine last...

Slain fisherman shot five times

2 weeks ago - 18 November 2020 | Crime

KENYA KAMBOWE IMPALILA ISLANDFive bullets were retrieved from the body of one of...

Shannon’s boyfriend threatened

2 weeks ago - 17 November 2020 | Crime

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKA group of people allegedly threatened to kill the boyfriend of murder victim Shannon Wasserfall in Kuisebmond on Friday.It is...

Serial rapist strikes again

2 weeks ago - 17 November 2020 | Crime

LEANDREA LOUWWALVIS BAYThe Erongo police are investigating a third case of housebreaking and rape after a woman (28) was raped at gunpoint in Walvis Bay...

Shannon a fumbikwa pasimaneko

2 weeks ago - 17 November 2020 | Crime

LEANDREA LOUWWALVIS BAY Nakusa Shannon Wasserfall (21) okwa fumbikwa mondoolopa yaMbaye mOlyomakaya ga piti, kengathithi lyaalilisa mboka ye mu pe esimaneko lya hugunina. Wasserfall okwa...

Crime

Gang-rape accused found guilty

2 weeks ago - 16 November 2020 | Crime

NAMPA WINDHOEKThree teenagers accused of raping a woman at Gobabis four years ago have been found guilty.Kingsley Balzer (19), Fritz Naobeb (19), and Norman Witbeen...

Child killer jailed for 30...

2 weeks ago - 13 November 2020 | Crime

NAMPAWINDHOEK A Windhoek resident found guilty in September for the murder of a four-year-old boy he had raised as his son has been sentenced to...

Nurse pours boiling water on...

3 weeks ago - 10 November 2020 | Crime

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKA 26-year-old nurse from Mariental, who caught her boyfriend cheating, poured boiling water on him.The incident happened at the nurses' home at the Mariental...

Wasserfall murder: Second suspect arrested...

3 weeks ago - 09 November 2020 | Crime

LEANDREA LOUW WALVIS BAYA second suspect has been arrested in relation to the murder of Shannon Wasserfall, whose remains were found in...

Namibia and Botswana in talks...

3 weeks ago - 09 November 2020 | Crime

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKAuthorities in the Zambezi Region and the Chobe district are investigating a...

Fishrot duo pay farm loan

4 weeks ago - 04 November 2020 | Crime

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKFishrot accused James Hatuikulipi and Sacky Shanghala have made a payment on...

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