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Found dead – hanging from jetty’s rails

Found dead – hanging from jetty’s rails

The body of Max Isaaks (34) was found hanging from the rails of the old Jetty near Mile 4 on Wednesday at around 13:00. Two women jogging made the grim discovery. According to Nampol’s Acting spokesperson, Detective Daniel Gurirab, the joggers notified G4S Security Services who then alerted the Police. The body was taken to […]

Senior citizens overpowered in their home

Senior citizens overpowered in their home

Sharlien Tjambari An elderly couple was overpowered in their home in Swakopmund’s Kramersdorf on Saturday, at around 01:15. Thugs broke into the house of Mr Timm Wagner (79) and his wife (68). It’s alleged that the Wagner couple was woken up by two unknown men wearing balaclavas that night. The two men allegedly grabbed Mr. […]

Foreign tourists fall victim to ambush

Foreign tourists fall victim to ambush

Eileen van der Schyff Namibia seriously risks losing its image and popularity as an international tourist destination. A new trend seems to be sticking out its head, where thugs choose to target tourists in more isolated areas. It is alleged that early on Monday morning, 10 September, a silver sedan with three men overtook and […]

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Grant Noble and Dinath Azhar were denied bail yesterday in the Walvis Bay magistrates court following their arrest in July for the alleged smuggling of 412kg of cocain.

Two arrested for dealing in drugs

Two arrested for dealing in drugs

Narraville: Two suspects made their first court appear-ance in Walvis Bay on Monday, 10 September after they were caught dealing in mandrax and cannabis. Juandre Gilmore (18) and Hendrieka Linaus (51) were caught while they were dealing in these drugs and had in their possession 17 Mandrax pills and 17 balies of suspected cannabis to […]

Three arrested for Poaching

Three arrested for Poaching

Eileen van der Schyff Three suspects were arrested and in court yesterday after they illegally hunted an oryx. It is allege that the three suspects, Moses Tjambari (32), Thomas Kushomwa (31) and Siegfried Hambiya (34) hunted the Oryx with dogs and spears at Farm 54 in the Karibib District. The carcass was recovered and was […]

Crime targets tourists

“By targeting tourists we chase them away. We are stealing from our own brothers and sisters employed in tourism” Swakopmund mayor condemns recent attacks The mayor of Swakopmund Clr. Paullina Nashilundo condemns in the strongest terms criminal acts in recent weeks in the holiday town where tourists were the targets. The mayor referred specifically to […]