Accidents

Accident claims one life

2 weeks ago - 10 November 2020 | Accidents

The Erongo police are investigating a case of culpable homicide and reckless or negligent driving after Maria Bampton (58) died when the car she was travelling in overturned. Deputy commissioner Erastus Iikuyu confirmed that the...

Head-on collision claims two lives

3 weeks ago - 08 November 2020 | Accidents

Walvis Bay Two men died in a motor vehicle accident on the notorious B2 road between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund on Saturday night. Deputy commissioner Erastus Iikuyu confirmed the incident.“It is alleged that...

Body of young man wash up on Swakopmund beach...

3 months ago - 29 August 2020 | Accidents

SwakopmundThe body of an unidentified black male person aged between 20 - 25 years with earrings on both ears and without clothes was discovered by two fishermen.The fishermen were busy fishing in the vicinity of...

Notorious B2 claims another life

3 months ago - 27 August 2020 | Accidents

Walvis Bay • [email protected] The coastal community was left reeling after a well-known businessman lost his life in a motor vehicle accident. Pieter Myburgh (55), who was the manager at the Food Lover’s...

Road crashes decline dramatically

3 months ago - 21 August 2020 | Accidents

Windhoek • [email protected] Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Namibia’s road crashes, injuries and deaths have experienced a dramatic decline compared to the same period over the previous two years.Both the number of crashes and injuries...

Fatal collision on B2

3 months ago - 18 August 2020 | Accidents

The police are investigating a case of culpable homicide, and reckless and negligent driving following a collision that involved the courtesy vehicle of the governor...

Accident claims youngster’s life

5 months ago - 16 June 2020 | Accidents

Swakopmund Laurens Alberts Bester (15) succumbed to injuries he sustained after he was allegedly bumped by a tow-in vehicle in Swakopmund on Sunday. NamPol’s...

Shack fire victims assisted

8 months ago - 09 March 2020 | Accidents

Swakopmund • [email protected] The Swakopmund Community Engagement Group (S.C.E.G.) recently donated items valued at around N$1 000 to persons affected by shack fires. The...

‘Retrieval impossible’

8 months ago - 04 March 2020 | Accidents

Walvis Bay Hangana Seafood said that based on the opinions of various experts, it had concluded that there is no reasonable prospect of finding...

Gordon family still hoping

8 months ago - 01 March 2020 | Accidents

Walvis Bay • [email protected] The parents and siblings of Carlo Gordon, the missing captain of the Resplendent that sank more than a week...

Vermiste skipper dapper tot die laaste

9 months ago - 25 February 2020 | Accidents

Hy was nie net ’n kaptein vir sy bemanning nie, maar ook ’n gesinsman en vriend vir baie. Die sagte, maar ferm Carlo Gordon (48)...

BREAKING NEWS

9 months ago - 18 February 2020 | Accidents

A fishing vessel belonging to Hangana Seafood sunk in the deep sea, according to reports just received.A source confirmed that the hake trawler Resplendent experienced...

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Cellphone crook remains put

10 months ago - 19 January 2020 | Accidents

Walvis Bay • [email protected] December Nuyoma made his first appearance at the Walvis Bay Magistrate’s Court on Thursday for suspected housebreaking and theft.Nuyoma allegedly stole...

Boat capsizes at Vierkant Klip...

11 months ago - 14 December 2019 | Accidents

Swakopmund · [email protected] boat carrying eight people (including two children) capsized near Vierkant Klip this afternoon.The crew were fishing when the incident happened.According to one...

XCCS hosts simulation drill ...

2 years ago - 26 November 2018 | Accidents

Extreme Customs Clearing Services (XCCS) had a simulation drill last week at Afrodite Beach, between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund. XCCS staged a scene of two...

Vessel catches fire

2 years ago - 12 November 2018 | Accidents

A fire broke out on a vessel currently in for repairs at the Walvis Bay Syncrolift on Wednesday afternoon. According to Ipupa Kahseeta, syncrolift manager:...

Police tracing deceased’s family

2 years ago - 03 September 2018 | Accidents

Adolf KaureThe Namibian Police Force has requested the help of the public to trace the next of kin of a 79-year-old woman who died during...

Be seen and be safe...

2 years ago - 27 July 2018 | Accidents

Total Namibia and Atlantic Oil Solutions Walvis Bay handed over 150 reflective bibs to cyclists last week Friday. This is also in support...

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