The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

Man drowns at Long Beach

Contributed by NAMPA.

WINDHOEK, 20 NOV (NAMPA) A 44-year-old man allegedly drowned at Long Beach near Walvis Bay on Friday.
The Namibian Police Force in a report on Sunday noted that the man, Peter Schneider, had gone swimming with a companion around 10h15 when the incident occurred.
The body was retrieved by two Navy divers and the police.
Police investigations are underway.
In another incident, it is alleged that six trial-awaiting inmates on Saturday between 22h00 and 22h30 escaped from lawful custod ...