Monthly Archives: March 2020

Saudi Arabia Launches New Anti-Human-Trafficking Measures

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s National Committee to Combat Human Trafficking (NCCHT), in cooperation with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the International Organization of Migration (IOM), has launched

BAN explains funding relief by banks during COVID-19

 The Bankers Association of Namibia (BAN) has on Monday provided further clarity to customers on the case by case funding relief which is handled according to each bank’s respective rules. In a statement availed to Nampa on Monday, Chairperson of

Girl allegedly drowns in pit latrine at Otjiwarongo

 A six-year-old girl allegedly drowned Monday afternoon in a hole of a pit latrine full of rainwater at the deceased’s family residence in the Ombili informal settlement at Otjiwarongo. Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Otjozondjupa Region,

Health facilities to operate as usual: Nangombe

 The Katutura State Hospital and other health facilities will continue to operate per customary Executive Director in the Ministry of Health and Social Services, Ben Nangombe has said. Nangombe was responding to rumours doing rounds on social media that people

Girl allegedly raped at Ohamaala village

 A 14 years old girl was on Friday raped while she was buy preparing Marula juice at Ohamaala village in the Ondobe constituency. The police weekend crime report issued on Monday by Nampol spokesperson Deputy Commissioner Kauna Shikwambi said, the

Man suspected of contracting COVID-19 held in isolation at Rundu

 The Rundu State Hospital is keeping a man in isolation on a suspected case of the Corona Virus. The Executive Director of the Ministry of Health and Social Services Ben Nangombe confirmed with Nampa Sunday evening that the adult man

Security guard arrested in connection with murder in Windhoek

 A security guard was on Friday 27 March 2020 arrested in Windhoek in connection with the murder of a man whose body was find dumped next to a dumping site at Havana informal settlement. A weekend crime report issued on

Truck driver allegedly robbed at gunpoint at Okahandja

 A 62-year-old truck driver of a company based in Windhoek was allegedly robbed at gunpoint of cash and properties valued at more than N.dollars 37 000 at Okahandja in the early hours of Saturday morning. Spokesperson of the Namibian Police