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      ‘Councillor’ escapes from police custody at Ndiyona

      ‘Councillor’ escapes from police custody at Ndiyona

      2019-04-10  John Muyamba
      RUNDU - The Police in Kavango East are on the hunt for Ndara “Councillor” Stefanus who last week escaped from police custody at Ndiyona.
      Toddler drowns in oshikundu bucket

      Toddler drowns in oshikundu bucket

      2019-04-09  Obrien Simasiku
      OMUTHIYA – An inquest docket has been opened after the lifeless body of a toddler, identified as Wernel Tangeni, was discovered last week Thursday in a bucket of oshikundu at Onadhi village in Onyaanya Constituency.
      Two arrested with elephant tusk in Ohangwena

      Two arrested with elephant tusk in Ohangwena

      2019-04-09  Nuusita Ashipala
      ONGWEDIVA – Two men aged 24 and 34 were remanded in custody when they made their first court appearance in the Ohangwena Magistrate’s Court after they were arrested for possession of an elephant tusk on Friday.
      Killer of young girl wants mercy 

      Killer of young girl wants mercy 

      2019-04-09  Roland Routh
      WINDHOEK - A man from Mariental who admitted that he strangled a 16-year-old girl to death near a cemetery between October 19 and 21, 2016, before being convicted on two attempted murder counts, one count of rape, one count of crimen injuria and one count of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm, wants the court to give him a lenient sentence. 
      Ex-ACC investigator narrates arrest of tax fraud accused

      Ex-ACC investigator narrates arrest of tax fraud accused

      2019-04-09  Roland Routh
      WINDHOEK - The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) investigator that arrested Mamsy Mweneni Nuuyoma during a sting operation at Aveshe Consultancy on December 1, 2015 yesterday testified during the first day of an enquiry into the admissibility of certain documents that were confiscated from the house she rented with Boykie Naukosho in Dorado Park.
      Court hears of  abuse and neglect in murder trial

      Court hears of  abuse and neglect in murder trial

      2019-04-08  Roland Routh
      WINDHOEK - Defence counsel Boris Isaacks last week took a man accused of killing his girlfriend and mother of his daughter through a series of incidents that marred his relationship with the deceased, in the Windhoek High Court before Judge Nate Ndauendapo.
      Swakopmund men guilty of murder, aqcuitted of rape

      Swakopmund men guilty of murder, aqcuitted of rape

      2019-04-08  Roland Routh
      WINDHOEK - The murder trial of two men accused of brutally killing and raping a Swakopmund resident in September 2005 resumed on Friday last week with both men convicted of murder and violating a dead body by Judge Nate Ndauendapo in the Windhoek High Court. 
      Karasburg man sentenced to life

      Karasburg man sentenced to life

      2019-04-08  Roland Routh
      WINDHOEK - A man from Karasburg in southern Namibia, who was convicted of washing his victim and clothing her and putting her in their bed after he realised she died as a result of he beating her, was sentenced to life imprisonment on Friday by Judge Nate Ndauendapo.
      Woman denies killing 70-year-old boyfriend

      Woman denies killing 70-year-old boyfriend

      2019-04-08  Maria Amakali
      WINDHOEK - A 21-year-old woman who has been in police custody on suspicion that she stabbed her 70-year-old lover multiple times to death last year has denied having a hand in his death.