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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, 15 December 2016 - Orlando Pirates' Donavan Swartz controls the ball against Tigers during round 14 of the Namibia Premier League at the Sam Nujoma Stadium. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.

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× Japan's Koharu Yonemoto and Shiho Tanaka embrace each other after they beat their counterpart Sayaka Hirota and Fukushima Yuki in the final match of the Dubai Badminton World Superseries Finals in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

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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) -- JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- South African President Jacob Zuma addresses the conference in Johannesburg, South Africa, Dec. 16, 2017. The 54th national congress of South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) began on Saturday in Johannesburg with a call for unity. The conference is expected to elect the party president, chairperson, secretary general and other party leaders. (Xinhua/David Naicker)(yk)

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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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× Saracens' coach from Northern Ireland Mark McCall looks on ahead of the European Rugby Union Champions Cup match between Clermont and Saracens at The Michelin Stadium in Clermont-Ferrand, central France, on December 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / THIERRY ZOCCOLAN

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× Leipzig's Jean-K'vin Augustin, left, and Berlin's Fabian Lustenberger vie for the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between RB Leipzig and Hertha BSC Berlin, in the Red Bull Arena in Leipzig, Germany, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. (Hendrik Schmidt/dpa via AP)

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× (171217) -- MACAO, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Performers take part in the Macao International Parade in Macao, south China, Dec. 17, 2017. The parade was held here on Sunday to mark the 18th anniversary of Macao's return to China. Over 60 performing groups took part in the parade. (Xinhua/Cheong Kam Ka) (wjq)