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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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× KEETMANSHOOP, 13 December 2017 – Keetmanshoop residents, John and Elfrieda Stein. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× New York Giants wide receiver Tavarres King, left, and running back Wayne Gallman celebrate King's touchdown catch against the Philadelphia Eagles during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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× A Kenyan football supporter celebrates following a goal against Zanzibar Heroes' during the CECAFA (Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations) final football match between Kenya's Harambee Stars and Zanzibar Heroes at Machakosc County some 70kms from Nairobi on December 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SIMON MAINA

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× (171217) -- NANTONG, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Fang Zhouping(R), a craftsman with more than 30 years experiences of making shoes, helps a customer to try on new shoes in Libao Town of Haian County, east China's Jiangsu Province, Dec. 17, 2017. Comfortable handmade cloth shoes are popular in Haian County.(Xinhua/Xiang Zhonglin) (lx)

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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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× Zanzibar Heroes' football team pose ahead of their final match with Kenya's Harambee Stars 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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× Zanzibar's Issa Juma (L/#10) fights for the ball with Harambee Stars' Kisia Wendo 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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× Supporters of Cyril Ramaphosa, South African Vice President and presidential hopeful of the African National Congress stand outside NASREC Expo Centre during the 54th ANC National Conference in Johannesburg, on December 17, 2017. South Africa's ruling African National Congress holds its 54th national conference, with the party expected to elect its new leader, who will probably become the country's next president. / AFP PHOTO / WIKUS DE WET