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Human trafficking accused's trial in the High Court in June

Written by Elizabeth Shaakuka on 23 April 2018

WINDHOEK, 23 APR (NAMPA) – The trial of South African national Martinus Pretorius, accused of 19 human trafficking and rape offences committed in Namibia during 2012, will start in the High Court in two months’ time.
The human trafficking trial is set to begin before High Court Judge President, Petrus Damaseb on 27 June and will run until 29 June 2018.
The date for the trial was decided upon as per an agreement reached by the accused’s defence lawyer, Attorney Jan Wessels and State Advocate Felistas Shikere ...


NCCS Pro Cycling team ready to compete in Tour de Limpopo

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 23 April 2018

WINDHOEK, 23 APR (NAMPA) - The NCCS Pro Cycling team is ready to compete in the Tour de Limpopo, team captain Chipopeni ‘Fifi’ Kashululu said on Sunday.
The NNCS Pro Cycling team will compete in the inaugural Tour de Limpopo in South Africa from Monday until Thursday.
The team members are Kashululu, Jafet Amukushu, Marckernzy Eiseb, Xavier Renzo Papo, Danzel Dekoe and Gouws Wynandt.
Speaking to Nampa via WhatsApp, Kashululu said the team went for their second training session and were feeling better than wh ...

MET signs N.dollars 4 million agreement for climate change report

WINDHOEK, 20 APR (NAMPA) – The Ministry of Environment and Tourism on Thursday signed an agreement with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) towards climate change mitigation valued at over N.dollars 4 million. (NAMPA) LD/HP/AS (Video by Linea Dishena)

Okahandja residents call for removal of councillors

Unemployed youth in Kunene trained in brickmaking

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× OMARURU, 18 April 2018 - Sports officer Berthold Karumendu speaking at the launch of the 2018 Omaruru Spar Cycle Race. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe drinks a coffee during a visit at the Groupe Seb Moulinex factory in Mayenne, on April 23, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / STEPHANE MAHE

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× Actress Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Common, right, attend a screening of "All About Nina" at the SVA Theatre during the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival on Sunday, April 22, 2018 in New York. (Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP)

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× Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, left, and Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi shake hands as they end their press conference at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing Monday, April 23, 2018. (Madoka Ikegami/Pool Photo via AP)

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× WINDHOEK, 19 April 2018 - Chairperson of the Namibia Association of Metal Fabrication, Brian Christian speaking during the inauguration of the association. (Photo by: Linea Dishena) NAMPA

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× (180423) -- GUANGZHOU, April 23, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A foreign businessman visits the 123rd session of the China Import and Export Fair, also known as the Canton Fair, in Guangzhou, capital of south China's Guangdong Province, April 23, 2018. The second phase of the fair will run from April 23 to 27. (Xinhua/Lu Hanxin) (ry)

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× European Union Council President Donald Tusk testifies as witness before a court in Warsaw in the trial into the 2010 airplane crash in Russia that killed Poland's President Lech Kaczynski and 95 other prominent Poles, at a time when Tusk was Poland's prime minister, in Warsaw, Poland, Monday, April 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)

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× French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe is pictured during a visit to the French manufacturer SEB's production plant in Mayenne, western France, on April 23, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / CHARLY TRIBALLEAU