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Senegalese tourist missing on Brandberg

Written by Paulus Shiku on 17 December 2017

SWAKOPMUND, 17 DEC (NAMPA) – The police in the Erongo Region on Sunday confirmed that a tourist who went missing at Brandberg Mountain on Friday is still to be found.
The region’s Crime Investigations Coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Erastus Iikuyu in an incident report to the media said the search is still on.
Mark Mokosho, 37, a Senegalese residing in America, went missing while in Namibia on vacation.
He allegedly drove alone in a rented car to go camp at Brandberg on Friday. He then parked the vehicle a ...


Keetmanshoop police to intervene in Stein-Finich dispute

Written by Patience Smith on 17 December 2017

By Patience Smith
KEETMANSHOOP, 17 DEC (NAMPA) – The Namibian Police at Keetmanshoop are set to mediate in a long-running dispute between two neighbouring families in Smarties in the southern town’s Krönlein residential area.
The police were approached by the family of John Stein, 62, who is accused by his neighbour, Hilda Finich, 62, of allegedly provoking and assaulting her in an attempt to take possession of her house.
The mediation will happen next week, //Kharas Regional Crime Investigations Coordinato ...

Mass memorial for car accident victims held on Okahandja-Karibieb road

OKAHANDJA, 14 DEC (NAMPA) - A mass memorial service was held Thursday for the 10 people who died in a car crash on the Okahandja-Karibib road on 04 December. Over 350 mourners gathered next to the road where the accident happened, some 20 kilometres from Okahandja, to remember and celebrate the lives of the people who died on the spot after the vehicles they were travelling in collided head-on and burst into flames. (NAMPA) MM/ND (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

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× AFRODITE BEACH, 15 December 2017 - Staff of the Anti-Corruption Commission joined by business people, politicians and members of the national security forces at the launch of the anti-corruption billboard at Afrodite Beach.(Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× (171217) -- QUETTA, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A man (2nd L) shout slogans at the blast site in southwest Pakistan's Quetta, on Dec. 17, 2017. At least eight people were killed and 44 others injured in a suicide attack at a church in Pakistan's southwest provincial capital of Quetta on Sunday, hospital sources told Xinhua. (Xinhua/Irfan) (zjl)

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× Washington Redskins running back Kapri Bibbs (39) carries the ball into the end zone for a touchdown as Arizona Cardinals free safety Harlan Miller (34) closes in during the first half of an NFL football game in Landover, Md., Sunday, Dec 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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× ENGOMBE, 08 December 2017 - Part of the Otjivalunda Salt Pan in the Oshana Region's Uuvudhiya Constituency. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× SWAKOPMUND, 15 December 2017 - South African national Marthinus Pretorious, accused of human trafficking and rape, arriving at the court in Swakopmund under guard of a police officer. (Photo contributed) NAMPA

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× Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa addresses the audience during an event attended by the King of Jordan at the Baptism Site Convention Centre near the Dead Sea on December 17, 2017. One day before traveling to the Vatican, the King of Jordan and Muslim clergymen met with church leaders to present Christmas wishes and renew their long standing ties in the context of the controversial announcement of Jerusalem as capital of Israel by US President Trump. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / AMEL PAIN

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× Dec 17, 2017; Landover, MD, USA; Arizona Cardinals quarterback Blaine Gabbert (7) throws the ball during the first half against the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Amber Searls-USA TODAY Sports

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 06 December 2017 – Keetmanshoop Deputy Mayor, Hilia Titus being sworn in. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA