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Swakopmund man reportedly hangs himself with belt

Written by Isabel Bento on 04 October 2022

SWAKOPMUND, 04 OCT (NAMPA) – A 28–year-old Swakopmund resident reportedly committed suicide at his home between Sunday evening and Monday morning after an alleged argument with his girlfriend.
The deceased has been identified as Lucas Festus.
Erongo Region Community Affairs Officer, Sergeant Anastasia Frans, in a crime report on Tuesday said the deceased who was an employee at the Swakop Uranium Mine hung himself with a belt from the burglar bars of the bathroom window.
According to Frans, the incident repo ...


Petrol price to decrease, diesel unchanged

Written by Linea Dishena on 03 October 2022

WINDHOEK, 03 OCT (NAMPA) – The Ministry of Mines and Energy has announced that the price for petrol will decrease by 100 cents per litre effective 05 October 2022, while the price of diesel will remain unchanged.
A statement issued on Monday by the ministry said petrol will now cost N.dollars 20.03 per litre, while diesel will remain unchanged at N.dollars 22.12 per litre.
It said that the ministry recorded a combination of a high over-recovery of 234 cents per litre on petrol and a low under-recovery of ...

Shifeta encourages background checks on potential finance managers

SWAKOPMUND, 01 OCT (NAMPA) – Environment, Forestry and Tourism Minister, Pohamba Shifeta has encouraged conservancy communities to appoint honest, skilled and vetted people to manage conservancy funds to avoid theft or fraud. (Video: Lydia Pitiri)

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× MARRAKECH, 16 September 2022 – Namibia's T46 sprinter Sarafina Johannes (in black) and Amaris Sofia Vazquez Collazo of Puerto Rico while in action during the 100 metre sprint at the 2022 Marrakech World Para Athletics Grand Prix. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 19 August 2022 - The Windhoek Public Library is situated in Lüderitz Street. (Photo: Contributed)

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× US-Korean model and DJ Soo Joo Park arrives at the Chanel for the Womenswear Sping-Summer 2023 collection during the Paris Fashion Week, in Paris, on October 4, 2022. (Photo by JULIEN DE ROSA / AFP)

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× Models present creations for Chanel for the Womenswear Sping-Summer 2023 collection during the Paris Fashion Week, in Paris, on October 4, 2022. (Photo by Emmanuel DUNAND / AFP)