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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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× WINDHOEK, 18 April 2018 - Commonwealth gold medallists Junius Jonas Junius and Helalia Johannes display their medals upon arrival at the Hosea Kutako International Airport. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× Kazakhstan?Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov (L) shakes hands with Chinese President Xi jinping before a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on April 23, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Naohiko Hatta

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× Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks to heads of the delegation of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) during a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China April 23, 2018. Naohiko Hatta/Pool via REUTERS

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× WITKRANS, 22 April 2018 - The Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources Bernhardt Esau (L) and Mariental Rural Constituency Councillor Simon Dukeleni (next to him) during the belated 28th independence anniversary celebrations. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 18 April 2018 - Commonwealth gold medallist Junius Jonas Junius displays his medal upon arrival at the Hosea Kutako International Airport. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× German Chancellor Angela Merkel greets a robot on April 23, 2018 during a visit to the IBG Automation stand during the Hanover Fair in Hanover. The Hanover technology fair runs until April 28, 2018, with Mexico as partner country. / AFP PHOTO / DPA / Julian Stratenschulte / Germany OUT