Northern Ireland

Ex-Garda officer killed in Namibia

A former Garda officer has been shot dead in Namibia.

It is understood the man was shot in an incident last night.

The Irish Department of Foreign Affairs has confirmed he was Ray Prendiville and that they are assisting his family.

Mr Prendiville, who was in his 60s, is believed to have been involved in the security business in Namibia.