Daily Archives: January 18, 2020

68-year-old former teacher who stands accused of allegedly raping his eight-year-old daughter was yesterday postponed to 24 January

The bail hearing of a 68-year-old former teacher who stands accused of allegedly raping his eight-year-old daughter was yesterday postponed to 24 January 2020 in the Rehoboth Magistrate's Court.The pensioner, who cannot be named to protect the identity...

Nanso launches ‘Fix my Home’ campaign

The project called Fix my Home, was on Saturday launched by the Namibian National Students Organisation (NANSO) in the Windhoek's informal settlement, Greenwell Matongo.Speaking at the launch, at the residence of the first beneficiary, NANSO President ...

Eleven suspects arrested for allegedly dealing in drugs at Rehoboth

The Namibian Police (NamPol) Force in Rehoboth on Friday arrested eleven suspects, among them three women in three separate incidents for dealing in dependence producing drugs after the police conducted a search at their premises.NamPol's Acting Hardap...

Nanso condemns forced renting of private accommodation

The President of Namibia's National Students Organisation (NANSO), Simon Taapopi has condemned school learners being forced to rent on their due to a lack of hostel facilities and the forced removal of learners from schools with hostels brought by the

Car Bomb Targets Turkish Engineers Outside Mogadishu

At least three people were killed and more than 20 others, including Turkish nationals, were wounded when a car bomb targeting foreign nationals exploded Saturday in the town of Afgoye, 30 kilometers outside of Somalia's capital, Mogadishu.Al-Shabab h...

UN Envoy Hopes for, but Cannot Predict, Speedy Reopening of Libya Oil Ports

BERLIN - The United Nations envoy to Libya said on Saturday he hoped but "could not predict" whether eastern oil ports shut ahead of a pending Berlin summit aimed at reaching a truce in Libya would be reopened soon.Ghassan Salame

Five men arrested for stock theft and buying stolen meat

The Namibian Police (NamPol) Force in Gibeon on Wednesday arrested five suspects in two separate incidents for buying and or receiving stolen meat without ascertaining the ownership of the stock.NamPol's Acting Hardap Crime Investigations Coordinator, ...