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New permanent secretaries appointed, re-assigned

Written by Anna Salkeus on 17 July 2018

WINDHOEK, 17 JUL (NAMPA) - Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila on Tuesday announced the appointment and re-assignment of five permanent secretaries (PSs).
I-Ben Nashandi had been transferred from the Ministry of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare to the Office of the Prime Minister, where he will serve for the remainder of his contract until 2020.
Esther Lusepani replaces Nashandi, with her term set to run until 31 July 2023.
Lusepani was deputy PS in the land reform ministry.
Annely Haiphene was ...


Usakos prepared to host Gurirab’s memorial service

Written by Isabel Bento on 17 July 2018

USAKOS, 17 JUL (NAMPA) – The town of Usakos has expressed readiness to host the memorial service of former Prime Minister, Dr Theo-Ben Gurirab, who died on Saturday.
In an interview with Nampa here on Tuesday, the town’s Mayor, Akser Mwafangeyo said although the news to host the memorial service came to them on short notice, they were glad to have been granted the opportunity.
“We would also like to thank the wife and family for finding it fit to have a memorial service in Usakos in honour of the late Guri ...

USAKOS, 17 JUL (NAMPA) – The town of Usakos has expressed readiness to host the memorial service of former Prime Minister, Dr Theo-Ben Gurirab, who died on Saturday. (Video by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA.

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× OTJIWARONGO, 12 July 2018 - Otjozondjupa Governor Otto Ipinge (C) discusses a five-year strategic plan outlining new road projects planned for his region with the Roads Authority's Chief Executive Officer, Conrad Lutombi at Otjiwarongo on Thursday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× (180717) -- KUALA LUMPUR, July 17, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Stuart Borrie, Chief Operating Officer of Badminton World Federation, addresses the Total BWF World Championship 2018 Draw Ceremony in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, July 17, 2018. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

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× EENHANA, 16 July 2018 - Chairperson of the Ohangwena Region’s Okongo Village Council, Paulus Mwahanyekange (front row right), Eenhana Town’s Mayor Amos Nangolo (second from right) and others attending the presentation of Ohangwena Governor Usko Nghaamwa’s 2018 State of the Region Address by Chairperson of the Ohangwena Regional Council, Erickson Ndawanifa at Eenhana on Monday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× US jazz trumpeter Christian Scott performs on stage during the Nice's Jazz Festival on July 17, 2018 in Nice, southeastern France. / AFP PHOTO / VALERY HACHE

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× WINDHOEK, 16 July 2018 - The Northern Industrial Area. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× (180717) -- LIANYUNGANG, July 17, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Tourists play at a coastal resort in Lianyun District of Lianyungang, east China's Jiangsu Province, July 17, 2018. (Xinhua/Wang Chun)(mcg)

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× WINDHOEK, 12 July 2018 - The Chairperson of the Social Security Commission's Board of Directors, Dr David Uirab. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× GOBABIS, 09 JULY 2018 - Otjinoko players reciving their price form Epukiro Sports council president Procolo Kamburona for winning the netball at Omaheke top 8 tournament in Gobabis (NAMPA)