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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, 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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× WINDHOEK, 16 April 2018 - (L-R) Deputy Minister of Environment and Tourism Bernadette Jagger, Minister of Environment and Tourism Pohamba Shifeta, Miss Namibia Sune January and Intelligence Support Against Poaching (ISAP) NGO Chief Executive Officer Fritz Kaufmann pictured with the caps and hats sponsored by ISAP. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. (NerdWallet via AP, File)

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× (180423) -- LOS ANGELES, April 23, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Feng Shanshan of China tees off during the final round of the HUGEL-JTBC LA Open LPGA golf tournament at Wilshire Country on April 22, 2018, in Los Angeles, the United States. (Xinhua/Zhao Hanrong)

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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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× (180423) -- LISBON, April 23, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Carraca (L) of Boavista vies with Marcos Acuna of Sporting during Portuguese League soccer match between Sporting CP and Boavista FC in Lisbon, Portugal, on April 22, 2018. Sporting won 1-0. (Xinhua/Zhang Liyun)(wll)

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× Refugees demonstrating against conditions in Moria camp and delays in asylum applications are surrounded by riot police, separating the refugees from protesting groups of locals in the city of Mytilene on the island of Lesbos, Greece, April 22, 2018. Picture taken April 22, 2018. REUTERS/Elias Marcou

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× (180423) -- AUGSBURG, April 23, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Mainz's goalkeeper Rene Adler reacts after the German Bundesliga match between FC Augsburg and 1.FSV Mainz 05, in Augsburg, Germany, on April 22, 2018. Mainz lost 0-2. (Xinhua/Philippe Ruiz)(wll)