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Man arrested with drugs worth N.dollars 40 000 near Gibeon

Written by Rhonie Garoeb on 27 January 2020

REHOBOTH, 27 JAN (NAMPA) – A 31-year-old man was on Saturday arrested at the Gibeon T-junction on the B1 main road in the Hardap Region after he was found with drugs worth N.dollars 40 370 during a police operation.
The Namibian Police Force’s acting crime investigations coordinator for the region, Detective Chief Inspector Simon Hauwanga told Nampa on Sunday the arrest happened at about 08h30.
“It is alleged that the suspect was in possession of 301 full Mandrax tablets and three packs of skunk cannabis w ...


Police vehicle transporting murder suspect overturn near Otjiwarongo

Written by Suzith Tjitaura on 27 January 2020

KEETMANSHOOP, 27 JAN (NAMPA) – A police vehicle that was transporting a Zimbabwean man who is a suspect in the murder of a 10-year-old girl in Windhoek, on Sunday overturned near Otjiwarongo in the Otjozondjupa Region.
Head of the Namibian Police Force’s Public Relations Unit, Deputy Commissioner Kauna Shikwambi confirmed to Nampa on Sunday that the incident occurred 10 kilometres outside Otjiwarongo on the Otjiwarongo-Okahandja road.
The man was arrested along with a Zimbabwean woman, also a suspect in t ...

Health ministry appoints new NMRC council members

WINDHOEK, 23 JAN (NAMPA) – Minister of Health and Social Services, Kalumbi Shangula, on Thursday appointed Namibia Medicines Regulatory Council (NMRC) members, who will be responsible for the overseeing of the regulation of medicines in the country. (Video by Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA TV

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× WINDHOEK, 24 January 2020 - Fishrot accused Sakaria Kuutondokwa Kokule, 47, pictured in court on Friday (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× (200121) -- KAMPALA, Jan. 21, 2020 (Xinhua) -- People attend International Kite Festival in Kampala, Uganda, Jan. 19, 2020. According to Hindu (India) calendar, the day is celebrated as the harvest festival and marking the arrival of spring. Different nationalities take part in the event which is synonymous to kite flying and family get together.(Xinhua/Nicholas Kajoba)

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× (200121) -- ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 21, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Quartey Thomas Kwesi, Deputy chairperson of the African Union speaks during the opening of the 39th Ordinary Session of the Permanent Representatives Committee (PRC) of the AU at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, Jan. 21, 2020. The 39th Ordinary Session of the PRC kicked off here on Tuesday under the theme "Silencing the Guns: Creating Conducive Conditions for Africa's Development". (Xinhua/Michael Tewelde)

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× OPUWO, 22 January 2020 - Deputy Minister of Education Anna Nghipondoka. (Photo: Contributed)

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× (200122) -- WINDHOEK, Jan. 22, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Local pupils from Monte Christo Project School wait for the distribution of panda packs in the informal settlement of Havana in Windhoek, capital of Namibia, Jan. 21, 2020. The Chinese Embassy in Namibia in partnership with the China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation (CFPA) handed-over 1075 backpacks at an event held on Tuesday. (Xinhua/Musa C Kaseke)

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× (200122) -- NAIROBI, Jan. 22, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Security officers escort students after they were arrested during a raid in Eastleigh estate, Nairobi, capital of Kenya, Jan. 21, 2020. More than 50 illegal immigrants were arrested yesterday at a college in Eastleigh, Nairobi, in a police operation targeting unregistered institutions. (Xinhua/Fred Mutune)

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× TSINTSABIS, 18 January 2020 - Acting principal of the Tsintsabis Combined School, Christalina Narubes pictured in the school garden. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA


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