Daily Archives: January 7, 2021

Mutjavikua conferred official funeral

President Hage Geingob has conferred an Official Funeral to the former Governor of the Erongo Region late Cleophas Mutjavikua who died on Sunday, 03 January from Covid-19 related complications. Mutjavikua reportedly died at a Grootfointein Hospital from COVID-19 related complications

Khorixas man still alive after reported dead

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) on Thursday revealed that a 38-year-old man from Khorixas, whom they had reported as dead on New Year’s Day, had indeed not died after being stabbed, but was still hospitalised and in a stable condition.

Geingob reappoints Noa on temporary basis

President Hage Geingob, has reappointed Paulus Noa to remain as the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Director and his Deputy Erna van der Merwe both on a temporary basis of six months. A media statement issued on Tuesday by the presidency’s Press

Pensioner dies after being hit by vehicle along B8 road

A 92-year-old woman died on the spot on Wednesday night when she was allegedly bumped by a motor vehicle operated by an unlicensed driver while attempting to cross the Trans-Caprivi highway along Rundu’s Ndama location in the Kavango East Region.

Khomas Nampol records reduction in year-on-year crime rate

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Khomas Region recorded 593 various crimes committed in the region between 30 November 2020 to 27 December 2020, compared 649 cases committed over the same period in the preceding year. This is contained

Man shot after being mistaken for jackal

The Namibian Police Force in the Kavango East Region are investigating a case of attempted murder after a 43-year-old man allegedly shot a 22-year-old man at Kakuro farm in the Ndonga Linena constituency on Wednesday evening. In a police report

COVID-19: Namibia records 363 new cases and five deaths

Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Kalumbi Shangula, on Thursday announced that Namibia had recorded 363 new (Coronavirus) COVID-19 cases and five COVID-19 related deaths, from 1 679 samples tested. The confirmed cases have a gender distribution of 182

Man shot after being mistaken for jackal

The Namibian Police Force in the Kavango East Region are investigating a case of attempted murder after a 43-year-old man allegedly shot a 22-year-old man at Kakuro farm in the Ndonga Linena constituency on Wednesday evening. In a police report