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Walters not surprised by IPPR report

20 hours ago | Justice

Namibia's ombudsman, John Walters, is not surprised by the findings of a report by the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) which assessed the state of access to information in Namibia. In a telephonic interview...

Murder suspect on the run

1 day - 13 December 2017 | Justice

A Windhoek man accused of murdering a 4-year-old boy in July 2015 after rumours surfaced that he was not the child's biological father, is on the run.Muno Reeves Dawid, 46, was scheduled to make another...

Ex-Swapo coordinator loses rape appeal

2 days ago - 12 December 2017 | Justice

The former Swapo regional coordinator for Kavango, Vincent Likoro, was dealt a major blow on Friday after the High Court dismissed an appeal against his rape conviction and 10-year imprisonment. High Court judges Dinah...

Likoro’s rape appeal dismissed

6 days ago - 08 December 2017 | Justice

Former Swapo regional coordinator Vincent Likoro’s appeal against his rape conviction and 10-year imprisonment has been dismissed in the Windhoek High Court. Likoro had appealed the sentence imposed on him by the Katima Mulilo Regional...

Likoro rape appeal ruling today

6 days ago - 08 December 2017 | Justice

The ruling of an appeal application by a man convicted of raping a former colleague during an official Swapo Party trip to the Zambezi Region in July 2013, is expected to be made public in...

Ruling in N$36.7m lawsuit deferred

1 week ago - 07 December 2017 | Justice

The ruling in the N$36.7 million lawsuit against the State, lodged by a former Caprivi treason accused, for malicious prosecution and illegal detention was yesterday...

Double killer's appeal bid fails

1 week ago - 07 December 2017 | Justice

The application for leave to appeal by a double killer against his 20-year sentence was dismissed by the Windhoek High Court on Tuesday.Judge Albert Siboleka...

Traffic court to open next year

1 week ago - 06 December 2017 | Justice

A traffic court under the administration of the Ministry of Justice, in cooperation with the Office of the Judiciary and the City of Windhoek, is...

Cop fined for firing gun

1 week ago - 05 December 2017 | Justice

A member of the Drug Law Enforcement Unit of the Namibian police has found himself on the wrong side of the law.Yesterday, in the Windhoek...

Ombudsman wins detainee case

1 week ago - 01 December 2017 | Justice

The immigration authorities and the Namibian police were ordered to pay the legal costs of 47 citizens of various African countries who were arbitrarily arrested...

Habitual offender gets life

2 weeks ago - 30 November 2017 | Justice

Convicted murderer Andrew Britz was yesterday sentenced to life imprisonment by High Court Judge Christie Liebenberg.Britz (59) was found guilty of murdering his former girlfriend,...

SME Bank liquidation bid succeeds

2 weeks ago - 30 November 2017 | Justice

The fate of the SME Bank was sealed yesterday morning when High Court Judge Hannalie Prinsloo ruled that the beleaguered lender will now be placed...

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BoN wins SME Bank liquidation...

2 weeks ago - 29 November 2017 | Justice

High Court Judge Hannelie Prinsloo this morning ruled in favour of the Bank of Namibia in the liquidation matter of the now defunct SME Bank.The...

'Black Mamba' gets bail

2 weeks ago - 29 November 2017 | Justice

A month after his alleged negligent driving led to the death of a six-year-old child and an adult man, former Namibian boxing champion Willberforce Shihepo...

Father guilty of double murder...

2 weeks ago - 27 November 2017 | Justice

A father was on Friday found guilty of murder with direct intent, read in conjunction with the provisions of the Domestic Violence Act, for the...

Man guilty of ex-lover's death

2 weeks ago - 24 November 2017 | Justice

The Oshakati High Court on Wednesday found Elia Shituwa Iipinge (44) guilty of culpable homicide for the death of his ex-lover, Nangombe Indongo in 2013.Judge...

Mother accused of infanticide arraigned...

2 weeks ago - 24 November 2017 | Justice

A 23-year-old woman accused of killing her two-year-old daughter made her first appearance in the High Court in Windhoek yesterday.Zenobia Seas is charged with murdering...

Denker loses bid for Ameib

2 weeks ago - 24 November 2017 | Justice

Namibian Kai-Uwe Denker has lost his prolonged battle for majority shareholding in a company through which he jointly bought a farm with a foreigner and...

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