Latest News for: Namibia lawyer


Namibia: Fishrot Lawyers Off the Hook

All Africa 26 Jun 2021
Two senior South African lawyers who ended up arrested and convicted ...

Southern Africa: Governments must urgently ramp up Covid-19 vaccination efforts to avoid third wave catastrophe

Amnesty 24 Jun 2021
A number of countries across Southern Africa, including Namibia, South Africa and Zambia, are currently in the midst of what could be the deadliest wave yet ... “A number of countries across Southern Africa, including Namibia, South Africa and Zambia, are currently in the midst of what could be the deadliest wave yet ... Federation of Women Lawyers - FIDA.

South Africa confirms De Klerk's warrant of arrest from Namibia

Ghana Web 03 Jun 2021
South Africa's justice ministry has confirmed that it has received a request from the Namibian Government to arrest Marén de Klerk, a lawyer who is accused of being a paymaster in the Fishrot scandal ... De Klerk - the one-time lawyer of former justice minister Sacky Shanghala - left Namibia for South Africa in January 2020, and has not returned.

Namibia: Guilty Fishrot Lawyers Get Appeal Chance

All Africa 27 May 2021
Two South African lawyers who ended up being found ...

Namibian court rules against gay couple in fight to take newborn daughters home

Straits Times 19 Apr 2021
WINDHOEK (REUTERS) - Namibia's High Court on Monday (April 19) ruled against a gay couple battling to obtain travel documents for their twin daughters, born to a surrogate in South Africa, after authorities refused to do so on the basis the infants were not citizens.

Namibian president caught in new fishing corruption allegations

Al Jazeera 02 Apr 2021
In undercover footage filmed by Al Jazeera’s Investigative Unit in 2019, figures close to Namibia’s president, including his personal lawyer Sisa Namandje and the country’s former Fisheries Minister Bernhard Esau, were recorded discussing the laundering of political contributions to the ruling SWAPO party.

Did an indecent proposal lead a British billionaire to 'white mischief' murder? Boss Harvey Boulter ...

The Daily Mail 12 Mar 2021
Burly, bearded Mr Van Wyk was a popular figure in the remote north of Namibia, in southern Africa ... For the past two years, Boulter, 51, has been living (almost full-time, according to locals) on the 66,000-acre Kaross estate near the hamlet of Kamanjab in northern Namibia, which he bought in 2012 to indulge his love of big-game hunting.

Creditor moves to attach Air Namibia's assets after cash-strapped airline misses payment deadline 20 Feb 2021
The move by Challenge Air lawyers to attach Air Namibia's building comes three weeks after the airline signed a last-minute settlement agreement with Challenge Air to avoid liquidation ... According to court documents, lawyer Sisa Namandje ...

Attempt To Seize Air Namibia’s Assets Over 1998 Boeing 767 Debt

Simple Flying 19 Feb 2021
February is going from bad to worse for Air Namibia ... Air Namibia had operated long-haul flights to European destinations such as Frankfurt using Airbus A330s ... Air Namibia ceased operations last week after being liquidated ... As such, ChallengeAir’s lawyers have moved forward with their attempts to seize Air Namibia’s headquarters.

Defunct Belgian airline moves to seize Air Namibia’s assets

Business Day 19 Feb 2021
Windhoek — Lawyers representing defunct Belgian airline Challenge Air moved on Friday to seize Air Namibia’s headquarters after the state carrier failed to honour a €10m settlement agreement reached in January to save it from liquidation ... In court papers filed on Friday, lawyer ...

Air Namibia liable for debt despite liquidation – lawyer

Independent online (SA) 12 Feb 2021
RUSTENBURG - Air Namibia is still obliged to pay its debt despite the airline being liquidated, prominent Namibian lawyer Sisa Namandje said ... Namandje, who represents Challenge Air, wants Air Namibia to comply with the court order before February 18 ... Air Namibia and Challenge Air reached an out-of-court settlement for US$11.9 million.

Namibia: Lawyers Urged to Provide Voluntary Legal Aid

All Africa 12 Feb 2021
President Hage Geingob has called on private lawyers to do more pro bono work in an effort to improve the accessibility of law and justice to vulnerable sections of society ....

Namibia's cash-strapped carrier stops flights

Urdu Point 11 Feb 2021
Air Namibia, the ... "All flight operations will be cancelled, with all aircraft returning to base," Air Namibia said on social media. Lawyers representing Air Namibia and Belgian company Challenge Air SA reached an agreement to have the carrier liquidated.

Cash-strapped Air Namibia reaches settlement before liquidation proceedings 30 Jan 2021
30 (Xinhua) -- Financially-beleaguered Air Namibia on Friday survived liquidation attempts by defunct Belgian company ChallengeAir SA which had applied to the Namibian High Court to have the carrier liquidated ... Air Namibia canceled the lease agreement after it had found that the aircraft was defective.