Home News Musicians and journalist re-arrested after unprocedural release

Musicians and journalist re-arrested after unprocedural release

The police commissioner confirms that musicians and a journalist have been re-arrested for breaching lockdown laws this morning.

Police have this morning re-arrested Sunny Boy and company as well as popular radio Disc Jockey, Jossy Joss after they were not procedurally released from police last night for breaching lockdown regulations. unwrap.online broke the story last night when the musicians and a group of almost 30 people were rounded off at popular nightspot Funky Lab. Police Commissioner Commanding Khomas Region Joseph Shikongo confirmed that some of those who were released were unprocedurally released and therefore everyone had to be re-arrested again for formal charging and asked to pay admission of guilty fine. By law, anyone arrested for breaching government lockdown regulations is liable for a N$ 2000 fine.

“Some of the guys who were arrested last night were released by our officers without following proper police procedures. We have since re-arrested them again and they are at the main police station right now and are all being formally charged, ” he said.

The commissioner also added that

” I am not at the charge office but I hereby confirm to you that the suspects were more than thirty and they are formally being charged now. I can also confirm that it’s not only musicians there is also a journalist his name is Jossy Jossy and he is being charged as well as we speak now with the others, ” he said.

This is a developing story

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

Newest elite club Pharoah’s loft launches

Deemed as one to satisfy your senses and discover a new way to unlock the night, Pharoah's loft...

Miss Namibia contestants to compete on international stages

Four representatives will represent Namibia respectively on international stages. The Miss Namibia title holders have been selected to...

Winners for National Ceramics Biennale announced

The Potters Association of Namibia (PAN), has announced Jansen van Vuuren who has 32 years in pottery as the Premier Award of...

Burna Boy confirms Hage Geingob Stadium tour

Burna Boy has officially confirmed on his Instagram page that he will be headlining at the Hage Geingob...

Fashion week internships wanted

The most anticipated MTC Windhoek Fashion Week (WFW) internship programme, which has in the past hosted students from...