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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, 20 April 2018 - Immanuel Sam of the Namibian Police Force takes part in a cleaning exercise by the police that commenced on Friday in all 14 regions. As part of the exercise held in anticipation of the national clean-up on 25 May, NamPol staff members are cleaning the police headquarters, offices, barracks, flats and houses. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 16 April 2018 - ||Kharas Second Division outfit Lovely Superstars from Keetmanshoop. (Photo: Contributed) 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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× Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif (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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× 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) -- LOS ANGELES, April 23, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Moriya Jutanugarn from Thailand, watches her shot during the final round of of the HUGEL-JTBC LA Open LPGA golf tournament at Wilshire Country on April 22, 2018, in Los Angeles, the United States. Moriya Jutanugarn claimed the title. (Xinhua/Zhao Hanrong)

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× European Union Council President Donald Tusk testifies as witness before an 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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