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      High Court removes Kudumo as Ukwangali chief

      High Court removes Kudumo as Ukwangali chief

      2019-03-12  John Muyamba
      RUNDU - The Windhoek High Court has for the second time set aside the decision of the Minister of Urban and Rural Development to designate Eugene Siwombe Kudumo as the Chief of the Ukwangali Traditional Authority and community.
      Swakopmund resident guilty of rape, acquitted for obstruction

      Swakopmund resident guilty of rape, acquitted for obstruction

      2019-03-08  Roland Routh
      WINDHOEK - Windhoek High Court Judge Dinnah Usiku on Wednesday convicted Brendan van Wyk, 33, a resident of the seaside town of Swakopmund on three counts of rape, but acquitted him on a fourth rape count and a count of attempting to obstruct or defeat the course of justice at the High Court.
      Foreign inmates escape from custody

      Foreign inmates escape from custody

      2019-03-06  John Muyamba
      RUNDU - Four male inmates, two Angolan and two Motswana escaped from the police holding cells at Omega police station in Mukwe Constituency, Kavango East Region on Friday evening at 21h00.
      SME Bank liquidators pursue dodgy bankers

      SME Bank liquidators pursue dodgy bankers

      2019-03-06  Roland Routh
      WINDHOEK - In an ex parte application in terms of the Prevention of Organised Crime Act, the liquidators of the Small and Medium Enterprises Bank asked the Windhoek High Court to attach the possession of five people that had dealings with the now defunct bank that was meant to help SMEs.
      Thugs burglarise Nedbank,  steal cash

      Thugs burglarise Nedbank,  steal cash

      2019-03-06  Selma Ikela
      WINDHOEK - Nedbank Namibia Limited has confirmed a break-in at its Otjiwarongo branch early on Monday morning in which an unknown number of suspects forced the window open and entered through an exit door and stole an unspecified but large amount of money.
      Motorist detained for pedestrian’s death

      Motorist detained for pedestrian’s death

      2019-03-05  John Muyamba
      RUNDU - A 44-year-old Zimbabwean driver was arrested for suspected culpable homicide in the early hours of Sunday, after he allegedly ran over a man who is suspected to have been drunk and blacked out along the Trans-Caprivi Highway at Mururani Village in Kavango West.
      Bow and arrow suspect gets bail

      Bow and arrow suspect gets bail

      2019-03-05  Roland Routh
      WINDHOEK - A man accused of trying to kill another by shooting him with an arrow through his pelvis and injuring his intestines in December last year was granted bail in the amount of N$5 000 after a lengthy bail application hearing.
      Headmaster resigns in a hurry over missing N$250 000

      Headmaster resigns in a hurry over missing N$250 000

      2019-03-05  Obrien Simasiku
      OMUTHIYA -The former principal of Ekulo Senior Secondary School, Nahas Hamutenya, is stewing in his own sweat after he came under police investigation for the disappearance of cash exceeding N$250 000 from the school coffers that was meant to buy a school bus. 
      Report gender-based violence 

      Report gender-based violence 

      2019-03-05  Eveline de Klerk
      WALVIS BAY - Every Namibian is obligated to report any form of violations, especially gender-based violence, if they want a safer nation.