Over 600 pardoned inmates released

by editor1 / Feb 09, 2021 / 0 comments

More than 600 inmates have been released from Namibia's different correctional facilities countrywide last year, as part of President Hage Geingob's pardon in commemoration of the country's 30th independence anniversary.

NCS eases visiting restrictions on inmates

by editor1 / Nov 03, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Namibia Correctional Service (NCS) has eased visiting restrictions on inmates.

NCS says pardoning offenders is the prerogative of President Geingob

by editor1 / Nov 03, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Namibia Correctional Service (NCS) maintains that the pardoning of offenders remains the prerogative of President Hage Geingob.

Inmates are not receiving family visits

by editor1 / May 05, 2020 / 0 comments

-Already living without families, inmates across the country got another knock when they could not receive visitors from their next of kin.

Katima Mulilo nurses roll out screening exercise at police holding cells

by editor1 / Apr 19, 2020 / 0 comments

-Nurses at Katima Mulilo have rolled out a screening exercise at police holding cells and various border posts in Zambezi Region.

Swakopmund Correctional facility inmates complain about visits due to lack of COVID-19 information

by editor1 / Apr 18, 2020 / 0 comments

-Lack of information on COVID-19 has resulted in inmates at the Swakopmund Correctional facility complaining about a decision to suspend visits from family and friends.

Inmates repair school furniture in Kavango regions

by editor1 / Mar 23, 2017 / 0 comments

-Convicted offenders at the Elizabeth Nepemba Correctional Facility have found a way to assist in education by repairing desks and chairs in the Kavango East and West regions.