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SPYL vows to expel members insulting leaders on social media

Written by Sawi Hausiku on 20 May 2018

RUNDU, 20 MAY (NAMPA) – Secretary of the Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL), Ephraim Nekongo said the league will expel members who are found insulting party leaders on social media platforms.
Nekongo made the remarks at a meeting he held with SPYL members in the Kavango East Region on Saturday during his regional visit.
“I will not allow anarchy within the youth league, unless if I resign. But for as long as I am the Secretary, that will not happen. We know that you are insulting leaders on Facebook,” he said ...


Stars crowned Debmarine Namibia Cup Champions

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 20 May 2018

WINDHOEK, 20 MAY (NAMPA) – Newly-crowned Namibia Premier League (NPL) champions African Stars made it a double when they clinched their second trophy of the season at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Stars beat UNAM 1-0 to become the second holders of the Debmarine Namibia Cup after Gobabis-based NPL outfit Young African won the trophy in its maiden season in 2017.
The University of Namibia outfit on Saturday came to the game well-prepared as they dominated the first half but only managed to g ...

Omaruru Municipal launches five-year strategic plan

OMARURU, 18 MAY (NAMPA) – The Omaruru Municipal Council has launched a new five-year strategic plan to enhance excellent service delivery and bring about development to its residents. The strategic plan titled ‘Co-creating the Future of Our Town Together’ will run from 2018 to 2022. (Video by: Linea Dishena) NAMPA.

Former SME Bank employees call on Govt. to assist them

Li Zhanshu pays courtesy visit to Geingob

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× WINDHOEK, 17 May 2018 - Minister of Education, Arts and Culture Katrina Hanse-Himarwa addressing stakeholders at the launch of the Global Education Monitoring Report which was released by Unesco. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-Eda (C) shakes hands with Australian actress and President of the Jury Cate Blanchett (2ndL), as he poses on stage with Burundian singer and member of the Feature Film Jury Khadja Nin (L), US actress and member of the Feature Film Jury Kristen Stewart (2ndR), French actress and member of the Feature Film Jury Lea Seydoux, French director and member of the Feature Film Jury Robert Guediguian, Taiwanese actor and member of the Feature Film Jury Chang Chen and US director and screenwriter and member of the Feature Film Jury Ava DuVernay after he was awarded with the Palme d'Or for the film "Shoplifters (Manbiki Kazoku)" on May 19, 2018 during the closing ceremony of the 71st edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France. / AFP PHOTO / Alberto PIZZOLI

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× Kolkata Knight Riders player Dinesh Karthik bats during VIVO IPL cricket T20 match against Sunrisers Hyderabad in Hyderabad, India, Saturday, May 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)

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× WINDHOEK, 16 May 2018 - Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Republic of China Li Zhanshu (L) and President Hage Geingob pose for a photo before a meeting at State House on Wednesday. (Photo by: George Hendricks) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 16 May 2018 - Lazarus Oscar Awaseb, the senior Namibian Police Force (NamPol) officer accused of shooting dead a learner and wounding a woman at Gobabis two years ago.. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× (180520) -- CANNES, May 20, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Blanca Blanco attends the screening of "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote" and the Closing Ceremony during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France on May 19, 2018. (Xinhua/Luo Huanhuan) (yy)

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× A Yemeni man reads the Koran at the Great Mosque in the old city of the capital Sanaa, during the holy fasting month of Ramadan on May 19, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / MOHAMMED HUWAIS

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× A Yemeni man reads the Koran at the Great Mosque in the old city of the capital Sanaa, during the holy fasting month of Ramadan on May 19, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Mohammed HUWAIS