Daily Archives: November 28, 2020

Four opposition parties in Gobabis council plan to form alliance

Opposition parties in the Gobabis Constituency said, now that they have secured seats in the local authority, they will form a partnership in the council. Four of the seats of the Gobabis Municipal Council was allocated to four opposition parties;

Girl, 7, snatched by crocodile at Bagani

The Namibian Police Force in the Kavango East Region are searching for the body of a seven-year-old girl from Bagani village in the Mukwe Constituency who was allegedly attacked by a crocodile on Thursday. In a police report availed to

Swapo retains three constituencies in ||Kharas

The Swapo Party has retained three constituencies in ||Kharas in the regional council elections that took place on Wednesday. In the 2015 regional council elections Swapo captured all seven constituencies in the region, however Swapo lost the Keetmanshoop Urban Constituency

Six people burn beyond recognition in collision on Otjiwarongo-Kalkfeld road

Six people burned beyond recognition on Friday night after a Quantum mini-bus they were travelling in collided with a GWM double cab on the Otjiwarongo-Kalkfeld road in the Otjozondjupa Region. Namibian Police Force (NamPol) crime investigations coordinator in the region,

NamPol promotes 202 officers in ||Kharas

Namibian Police Force (NamPol) ||Kharas regional commander, Commissioner David Indongo said the force promoted 202 officers in the region. Indongo said of those promoted 130 are male and 72 female. Indongo while addressing a police parade here on Friday said

LPM takes over Karasburg East and Berseba constituencies

The Landless People’s Movement (LPM) has taken over the Karasburg East and Berseba constituencies in the ||Kharas Region in the just-ended regional council elections. For the Karasburg East Constituency, Vincentina Beukes of LPM won 1 280 votes, her closest competitor

COVID-19: Namibia records 78 new cases, one death

Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Kalumbi Shangula on Saturday said Namibia recorded one new death and 78 confirmed cases of COVID-19, out of 1 160 samples tested at different laboratories around the country. He said 40 are male

Man commits suicide at home in Okahandja

A 39-year-old man allegedly hanged himself on Saturday morning at Okahandja on a tree in his yard. Namibian Police Force spokesperson in the Otjozondjupa Region, Inspector Maureen Mbeha on Saturday said the deceased was identified as Johannes Amutenya. “His body