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Windhoek businessman in murder case faces sentencing in December

Written by Simon Endjala on 21 November 2019

WINDHOEK, 21 NOV (NAMPA) – A prominent Windhoek businessman who was in October this year found guilty of shooting and killing a woman at a bar in Katutura in April 2014, will face sentencing in the High Court here early next month.
The businessman, 59-year-old Sakaria ‘Sacky’ Mathias, was on 16 October 2019 found guilty in a judgement handed down by High Court Judge Naomi Shivute on five charges in respect of the circumstances of the shooting incident at his bar in Kamberipa Street on 09 April 2014.
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Kunene police to set up mobile station to curb crime on tourists

Written by Rodney Pienaar on 21 November 2019

WINDHOEK, 20 NOV (NAMPA) – The police in the Kunene Region will set up a mobile station in areas frequented by tourists during the festive season.
Chief of the Aodaman Traditional Authority, Petrus Uukongo requested the Namibian Police Force to set up the station in an area near the Petrified Forest and Twyfelfontein.
Khorixas station commander, Chief Inspector Theofilus Ipinge confirmed that police officers will be availed for the station.
“We are serious about fighting crime in the region and we will be ...

Rural residents urged to use fireballs as a source of fuel

NaDEET, 14 NOV (NAMPA) - Environmental Educator, at the Namib Desert Environmental Education Trust (NaDEET), Michael Kanyangya, has urged rural and urban residents to make use of fire balls to cook lighter meals. (Video by: Josephina Simeon) NAMPA TV

Women encouraged to venture into Eco- Entrepreneurship

More than 2 600 road accidents recorded since January 2019

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× OKAHAO, 20 November 2019 - Minister of Urban and Rural Development Peya Mushelenga (M) officially handed over the house of Namibia Correctional Services (NCS) officer Johanna Amadhila (R) at Okahao in the Omusati Region on Wednesday. The leader of the Ongandjera Traditional Authority, Johannes Mupiya, can be seen looking on. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× A demonstrator kicks back a tear gas canister during a protest in Bogota, Colombia, November 21, 2019. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

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× WINDHOEK, 20 November 2019 - Council members of the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) pictured while addressing a media briefing. (Photo by: Paulus Hamutenya) NAMPA

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× GRÜNAU, 08 November 2019 – The new settlement office at Grünau. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× RUNDU, 30 May 2019 - Newly approved Chief of the Shambyu Traditional Authority, Sophia Mundjembwe. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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× Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (R) poses with the Winner of the 2019 Tusk Award for Conservation in Africa, Tomas Diagne, during The Tusk Conservation Awards ceremony in London on November 21, 2019. - The annual Tusk Conservation Awards celebrate the achievements of people who work protecting Africa's wildlife and natural heritage. (Photo by TOBY MELVILLE / POOL / AFP)

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× TSAU //KHAEB (SPERRGEBIET) NATIONAL PARK, 17 November 2019 - two horses playing on the planes of the Tsau //Khaeb (Sperrgebiet) National Park. (Photo by: George Hendricks) NAMPA


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