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Soldier allegedly fatally shoots girlfriend in Katutura

Written by Anna Salkeus on 21 January 2018

WINDHOEK, 21 JAN (NAMPA) – A 25-year-old woman was shot and killed allegedly by her soldier boyfriend in Windhoek on Sunday.
Namibian Police Force (NamPol) spokesperson, Chief Inspector Kauna Shikwambi said in the crime report issued Sunday Zya Juliet Shane Rittmann was shot in the head with a nine millimetre Makarov pistol at around 10h35 in Michelangelo Street in Katutura.
Shikwambi said the 39-year-old soldier, who was based at the Osona Military Base, was arrested and charged on three counts - murder; p ...


State memorial service for Nghidinwa on Wednesday

Written by Anna Salkeus on 21 January 2018

WINDHOEK, 21 JAN (NAMPA) – A State memorial service will be held at Parliament Gardens for former Minister of Gender Equality and Child Welfare, Rosalia Nghidinwa on Wednesday.
This was announced by the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology in a media statement issued Sunday.
Nghidinwa died in the Roman Catholic Hospital in Windhoek last Sunday.
The first memorial service will be held on Wednesday at 12h00; while a second memorial service will be held at the Nkurenkuru Expo Field in the Kavan ...

Registration chaos at Namcol

WINDHOEK, 15 JAN (NAMPA) - Security guards used pepper spray to control hundreds of learners who crowded the entrance of the Namibian College of Open Learning (Namcol) in Windhoek Monday to register for Grade 10 and 12 subjects. (NAMPA) MM/AS/HP (Video by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA.

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× OTJIWARONGO, 19 January 2018 - A group of concerned farmers of Farm Cleveland face eviction to pave way for the mining activities of the Cheetah Cement factory. They staged a peaceful demonstration on Friday to demand resettlement from government. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 19 January 2018 - Personal Assistant to the Otjozondjupa Regional Governor, Sonia Iyambo (L) receives a petition handed over by a group of concerned farmers of Farm Cleveland facing eviction to pave way for mining activities of the Cheetah Cement factory. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× MARRAKECH, 18 January 2018 - Brave Warriors coach Ricardo Mannetti (in black) celebrating with striker Panduleni Nekundi after they beat Uganda at the Marrakech Stadium to qualify for the next round of the 2018 African Nations Champions. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) dunks over Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

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× Austria's Dominic Thiem reaches for a forehand return to France's Adrian Mannarino during their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)