THE Africa Super League was launched in Tanzania this week amid much fanfare, with huge prize money for the 24 clubs who qualify for the first edition next year.
A police officer from the Oshakati Police Station was arrested on Friday after he allegedly stole 12 boxes of Yes cigarettes confiscated from Angolan nationals who were selling them illegally.
According to a police report released on Sunday by police spokesperson, chief inspector Elifas Kuwinga, the suspect and his colleague organised an undercover operation and confiscated 14 illicit Yes cigarettes boxes worth N$2 800.
Kuwinga said the suspects only handed over two boxes at the Oshakati Police Station, while 12 were not recovered.
“The suspect was arrested and is detained at the Oshakati Police Station. Police investigations continue,” Kuwinga said.
Eino Vatileni is a freelancer from the north working with The Namibian.