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

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× U.S. Attorney Robert Hur delivers a news conference after the arraignment of Catherine Pugh, outside of the U.S. District Court, in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S., November 21, 2019. REUTERS/Michael A. McCoy

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

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× Former White House national security aide Fiona Hill, and David Holmes, right, a U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, testify before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, during a public impeachment hearing of President Donald Trump's efforts to tie U.S. aid for Ukraine to investigations of his political opponents. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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× Teala Davies listens during a news conference, Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, in New York, about the filing of a lawsuit against the estate of Jeffrey Epstein. Davies says she was 17 when she was victimized by Epstein. (AP Photo/Jeenah Moon)

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× WINDHOEK, 19 November 2019 - Hundreds of car owners in Windhoek flocked to the ECN headquarters to offer their cars to be used during the upcoming Presidential and National Assembly elections. (Photo by: Sheehama Aupindi) NAMPA

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