Man dies of stab wounds at Rundu

An 18-year-old man died at Kasote informal settlement in Rundu on Monday after he was reportedly stabbed several times, the police have said. According to the Namibian Police Force crime investigations coordinator for the Kavango East Region, Deputy Commissioner Bonifatius Kanyetu on Thursday, the incident happened at around 22h00 when the deceased was allegedly stabbed…

Voting on industrial action commences at Rundu

The voting process on whether or not to take industrial action by government employees commenced at the Rundu Urban Constituency office at 08h00. This comes after government and bargaining unions reached a deadlock in salary negotiations and a certificate of an unresolved dispute was issued. The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture on Wednesday announced…

De Lange feels ‘superb’ ahead of Commonwealth Games

Namibia’s Olympian and 2021 Nedbank Desert Dash winner, Tristan de Lange said he has recovered fully from his injury and is feeling superb ahead of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Namibian athletes will compete in athletics, para-athletics, cycling, boxing, lawn bowling, swimming, triathlon and wrestling at the competition that starts on Thursday, 28 July and…

Successful weekend for Rebels

The second leg of the 2022 MTC Netball Namibia Premier League season saw only three matches scheduled for the weekend at Ogongo on Saturday. It was a case of northern derbies as Northen Fly Ballers faced Young Stars in the first derby, with the latter emerging victorious by 39-34 points. The second derby saw Fly…

Titans to play Rebels in finals

Titans withstood a massive wave of attack from University of Namibia (UNAM) Wolves to snatch a 65-64 victory in the semi-final of the 2022 Khomas Basketball Association (KBA) playoffs at Deutsche Höhere Privatschule (DHPS) in Windhoek Friday night. The match which was well attended was a seesaw affair as both teams tried to outfox each…

Two babies and young woman die over weekend

Police in the Hardap Region are investigating an incident in which a one-year-old baby girl died at Farm Nomtsas in Maltahöhe district while in the care of her aunt. A crime report issued on Sunday by the Namibian Police Force Public Relations Department, stated that the baby was brought to the Maltahöhe hospital on 02…