Ongwediva woman robbed of N.dollars 20 000

A 52-year-old woman was allegedly robbed of N.dollars 20 000 at Ongwediva on Saturday. Inspector Thomas Aiyambo of the Namibian Police Force’s Community Affairs office in a statement said the robbery occurred in front of the victim’s house in the

Police officer dies in accident near Aroab

A 31-year-old police officer died when the vehicle he was driving overturned near Aroab in the ||Kharas Region on Friday. The Namibian Police Force’s commander for the region, Commissioner David Indongo, told Nampa on Sunday the deceased was identified as

Mines ministry confirms earthquake at Ai-Ais

The Ministry of Mines and Energy has confirmed that an earthquake was recorded approximately 10 kilometres south-west of Ai-Ais on Thursday. The ministry in a media statement said the earthquake was recorded around 16h59 on 14 January 2020. “The event

Ten-year-old commits suicide: NamPol

A 10-year-old boy allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at Opuwo on Friday. According to a Namibian Police Force crime report, the boy’s stepmother asked him to fetch water but he refused to do so and left the house. He

Mouton to hear fate this Friday

A Windhoek resident accused of killing a City Police officer and two civilians while allegedly driving a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol in 2015, will on Friday hear his fate in court. The 23-year-old Morné Mouton was arrested

Two pedestrians die after being run over in Ohangwena Regioin

Two people died in separate accidents while crossing the road in the Ohangwena Region over the weekend. According to the Namibian Police Force’s weekend crime report, an 18-year-old girl was struck and killed by a sedan while crossing the Onhuno-Oshakati

Schlettwein extends condolences to Norval family

Minister of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform Calle Schlettwein has extended a message of condolences to the family of Dr Archie Norval, the deputy chairperson of the Meat Board of Namibia who died last week. According to a media statement

Annual inflation rate slowed by 0.2 per cent in December

Namibia’s annual inflation rate slowed to 2.4 per cent in December 2020 from 2.6 per cent recorded in December 2019. This is according to the Namibia Consumer Price Index (NCPI) report for December 2020 issued on Friday. The report said