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Senegalese tourist missing on Brandberg

Written by Paulus Shiku on 17 December 2017

SWAKOPMUND, 17 DEC (NAMPA) – The police in the Erongo Region on Sunday confirmed that a tourist who went missing at Brandberg Mountain on Friday is still to be found.
The region’s Crime Investigations Coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Erastus Iikuyu in an incident report to the media said the search is still on.
Mark Mokosho, 37, a Senegalese residing in America, went missing while in Namibia on vacation.
He allegedly drove alone in a rented car to go camp at Brandberg on Friday. He then parked the vehicle a ...


Keetmanshoop police to intervene in Stein-Finich dispute

Written by Patience Smith on 17 December 2017

By Patience Smith
KEETMANSHOOP, 17 DEC (NAMPA) – The Namibian Police at Keetmanshoop are set to mediate in a long-running dispute between two neighbouring families in Smarties in the southern town’s Krönlein residential area.
The police were approached by the family of John Stein, 62, who is accused by his neighbour, Hilda Finich, 62, of allegedly provoking and assaulting her in an attempt to take possession of her house.
The mediation will happen next week, //Kharas Regional Crime Investigations Coordinato ...

Mass memorial for car accident victims held on Okahandja-Karibieb road

OKAHANDJA, 14 DEC (NAMPA) - A mass memorial service was held Thursday for the 10 people who died in a car crash on the Okahandja-Karibib road on 04 December. Over 350 mourners gathered next to the road where the accident happened, some 20 kilometres from Okahandja, to remember and celebrate the lives of the people who died on the spot after the vehicles they were travelling in collided head-on and burst into flames. (NAMPA) MM/ND (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

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× WINDHOEK, 14 December 2017 - Former World Boxing Organisation Africa Cruiser-weight champion, Vikapita “BeastMaster” Meroro (C), poses for a picture with his coach Elifas Namundjebo (L) and Kriata Kamanya, the chairperson of Salute Boxing Academy during a press conference to announce Meroro's fight in Russia. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× Head of the MoDem centrist party Francois Bayrou delivers a speech during the party's congress, on December 17, 2017 in Paris. / AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE LOPEZ

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× (171217) -- NINGBO, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Firefighters take over fire robots during a delivery ceremony at Meishan Free Trade Port Area in Ningbo, east China's Zhejiang Province, Dec. 17, 2017. A total of 60 anti-explosion fire robots were delivered here Sunday. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)(wjq)

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× Alpine Skiing - Women's Alpine Skiing World Cup Super G - Val d´Isere, France - December 17, 2017 Austria's Anna Veith celebrates after finishing first in the Women's Super G REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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× AFRODITE BEACH, 15 December 2017 - Staff of the Anti-Corruption Commission joined by business people, politicians and members of the national security forces at the launch of the anti-corruption billboard at Afrodite Beach.(Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× Britain's Secretary of State for Work and Pensions David Gauke is seen appearing on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show in this photograph received via the BBC in London, Britain, December 17, 2017. Jeff Overs/BBC/Handout via REUTERS - ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES

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× First placed Austria's Anna Veith, celebrates on the podium area of an alpine ski, women's World Cup super-G, in Val d'Isere, France, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Marco Tacca)

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× An aerial view of a mudslide at Villa Santa Lucia, Chile, December 16, 2017. Picture taken December 16, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer