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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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× WINDHOEK, 14 December 2017 - Namibia National Liberation Veterans Association, retired Lieutenant-General Raonga Andima (R) hands over the reins of the association to retired Special Field Force Commander, Ben Shikongo (l). (Photo by: Isabel Bento) NAMPA

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× Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Calais Campbell, lower left, sacks Houston Texans quarterback T.J. Yates (2) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

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× OPUWO,14 DECEMBER 2017 (NAMPA) - Some people with disabilities attend the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. (Photo by: Tjizumaue Undari) NAMPA

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× Swimming - LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships - Men's 100m Freestyle medal ceremony - Royal Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark - December 17, 2017 - (L-R) Pieter Timmers of Belgium (silver), Luca Dotto of Italy (gold) and Duncan W. Scott (bronze) of Britain pose with medals. Scanpix Denmark/Claus Bech via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. DENMARK OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN DENMARK

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× OPUWO,14 DECEMBER 2017 (NAMPA) - Some people with disabilities attend the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. (Photo by: Tjizumaue Undari) NAMPA

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× (171217) -- HOHHOT, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A visitor takes a photo of a paper cut during the first teenager paper cut exhibition in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Dec. 17, 2017. The exhibition kicked off on Sunday displaying 200 paper cuts created by students from Inner Mongolia.(Xinhua/Wang Zheng) (lx)

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× Kenya's Harambee Stars player Otieno Duncan (C) fights for the ball with Zanzibar Heroes' player Mudathir Abbass (2R) during the final match for the Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA) at Machakosc County some 70kms from Nairobi on December 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SIMON MAINA

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 13 December 2017 – Keetmanshoop resident, Hilda Finich. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA