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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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× KEETMANSHOOP, 17 February 2018 – Members of the Swapo Party pictured at a meeting in Keetmanshoop on Saturday. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× A model presents a creation by Gucci during the women's Fall/Winter 2018/2019 collection fashion show in Milan, on February 21, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE

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× Britain's Catherine Duchess of Cambridge visits The Fire Station, a newly converted music and arts club, in Sunderland, Britain, February 21,2018. REUTERS/Andy Commins/Pool

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× Johan Fransson (8), of Sweden, checks Bjorn Krupp (40), of Germany, during the second period of the quarterfinal round of the men's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

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

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× (180221) -- DHAKA, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid (L, front) pays homage to the language martyrs by laying wreaths at the national monument of Bangladesh in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Feb. 21, 2018. Hundreds of thousands of visitors laid wreaths and bouquets of flowers at the Bangladesh Central Language Martyrs' Memorial monument in the capital of Dhaka Wednesday amid tight security. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) declared Feb. 21 as the International Mother Language Day.(Xinhua) (whw)

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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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× Britain's Catherine Duchess of Cambridge visits The Fire Station, a newly converted music and arts club, in Sunderland, Britain, February 21,2018. REUTERS/Andy Commins/Pool