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Ngatjizeko let go after 14 days in new post

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 21 February 2018

WINDHOEK, 21 FEB (NAMPA) – Presidential Affairs Minister, Immanuel Ngatjizeko, has been relieved of his duties due to ill health, 14 days after assuming the role.
Speaking to the media at State House on Wednesday, Press Secretary, Alfredo Hengari, said Ngatjizeko was relieved of his duties with immediate effect.
“Immanuel Ngatjizeko has been relieved of his duties on account of ill-health and this was based on the recommendation of his personal physician. That is the information I can share with you,” Hen ...


We have no problem with feeding our troops: Ya Ndakolo

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 21 February 2018

WINDHOEK, 21 FEB (NAMPA) - The decision to send soldiers on leave was taken to meet Government halfway in consolidating resources, Defence Minister Penda Ya Ndakolo says.
Speaking in the National Assembly on Tuesday, Ya Ndakolo rubbished assertions that the Ministry of Defence was not in a financial position to house and feed its soldiers.
“What the ministry rejects and dismisses in the strongest possible terms is the fact that the issue of compulsory leave for our soldiers is being used for political and ...

ALERT: Ngatjizeko relieved of his duties

WINDHOEK, 21 FEB (NAMPA) - Presidential Affairs Minister Immanuel Ngatjizeko has been relieved of his duties due to ill health. (Video by: George Hendricks) NAMPA.

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× OMUNGWELUME, 13 February 2018 - Governor Usko Nghaamwa of the Ohangwena Region. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× Silver medalist team Netherlands with Ireen Wust, Marrit Leenstra, Lotte van Beek, and Antoinette de Jong, from left to right, skates together after the women's team pursuit speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 15 February 2018 – The Keetmanshoop public swimming pool boundary wall boasts a new coat of paint. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, talks with a henna tattoo on her hand with women about being pregnant during a visit to The Fire Station, an iconic building recently converted into a music and arts hub, in Sunderland, northeast England, on February 21, 2018. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited Sunderland to learn about the city's arts scene and engineering talent. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Andy COMMINS

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× WINDHOEK, 19 February 2018 - The founder of the International University of Management (IUM) Dr. David Namwandi officially opened the university's 2018 academic year. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× Elina Svitolina of Ukraine returns the ball to China's Wang Qiang (unseen) during their match on the second day of the WTA Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship at the Dubai Tennis Stadium on February 21, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / KARIM SAHIB

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× (180221) -- PYEONGCHANG, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Team of the United States celebrate after finishing ladies' team pursuit final of speed skating at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval, Gangneung, South Korea, Feb. 21, 2018. Team USA claimed third place in a time of 2:59.27. (Xinhua/Wang Song)

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× Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (CR), and Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (CL), watch a performing arts demonstration as they visit The Fire Station, an iconic building recently converted into a music and arts hub, in Sunderland, northeast England, on February 21, 2018. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited Sunderland to learn about the city's arts scene and engineering talent. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Andy COMMINS