Namibia, with its breathtaking coastline, is a must-visit for many tourists each year. However, its waters are also home to one of the ocean’s most formidable predators – sharks. Recent interactions have raised concerns about shark attacks. This page offers the latest details of shark attacks in Namibia, updated weekly, to ensure both locals and visitors stay informed. Understanding these incidents can help bridge the gap between humans and these majestic sea creatures, ensuring safer experiences for all who tread Namibia’s shores.
Recent Shark Attacks in Namibia
|Date / Time||Country / Area||Activity||Name||Sex / Age||Injury||Species|
|05-07-1981||NAMIBIA ,Eronogo Region||Finning the shark that bit him||Crewman of Taiwanese tuna boat Sin Shih Ki II||M||Lacerations PROVOKED INCIDENT|
|07-20-1844||NAMIBIA||Boat capsized||a seaman from HMS Isis||M||FATAL|