Man accused of murdering niece with axe in court


A 26-year-old man accused of hacking his niece with an axe in the head at the Etaneno village in the Oshana Region this week, appeared in the Ondangwa Magistrate’s Court on Thursday.
Tobias Kakungha reportedly attacked the toddler with an axe, but how and why he attacked the child remains a mystery.
The three-year-old child, Cecilia Tobias, was rushed to the Onandjokwe Lutheran Hospital near Ondangwa with an axe stuck in her head on Tuesday.

Aus Tourism Info Centre re-opening next week


The community-owned Tourism Information Centre at Aus settlement near Lüderitz will be re-opened next week.
The centre closed its doors to the public in 2008 due to financial problems.
Jan Scholtz, the chairperson of the Karas Regional Council and councillor for the Lüderitz Constituency, told Nampa in a telephonic interview on Friday that the Regional Council has availed N.dollars 62 000 for the re-opening of the information centre.
Aus settlement is located within the Lüderitz Constituency.

Oshana Governor commends NamPol for decrease in crime


The mandate of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) to execute the maintenance of safety and security of the Namibian people requires dedicated, hard-working and highly disciplined police officers.
The Governor of the Oshana Region, Clemens Kashuupulwa said this at Ongwediva on Wednesday, while officiating at a NamPol general parade which saw medals being awarded to long-serving police officers.

Urban children must be accorded amenities to develop


A recently-launched UNICEF report said the increasing number of children growing up in urban areas must be accorded the amenities and opportunities needed to realise their rights and potential.
The ‘State of the World's Children 2012’ report, released by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Wednesday, said urgent action must be taken to better understand the scale and nature of poverty and exclusion affecting children in urban areas, and to identify and remove the barriers to inclusion.

Video Premiere: Jennifer Hudson's 'Think Like a Man'


Jennifer Hudson portrays a strong independent woman in a music video for her latest single "Think Like a Man". The "American Idol" alum caught the attention of two gentlemen Kevin Hart and Ne-Yo, but she chose the latter.

The clip is directed by Chris Robinson. He said, "The concept is derived from the film and the thought process is that women need to always act like a lady and be a woman, but think like a man, take up for yourself and be strong."

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