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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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× OTJIWARONGO, 20 April 2018 - Public relations officers in government ministries and agencies who attended a one-day consultative meeting with the Minister of Information and Communication Technology, Stanley Simataa (seated front right) at Otjiwarongo on Friday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 20 April 2018 - A group photo of public relations officers in government ministries and agencies who attended a one-day consultative meeting with the Minister of Information and Communication Technology, Stanley Simataa (seated front middle) on Friday at Otjiwarongo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Athletics - London Marathon Winners' Press Conference - Tower Hotel, London, Britain - April 23, 2018 Switzerland's Manuela Schar and Switzerland's Marcel Hug pose with their trophies alongside Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge and Kenya's Mary Keitany Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra

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× Police officers look on as artist Kaya Mar holds a painting as he walks past the Lindo wing at St Mary's Hospital in London London, Monday, April 23, 2018. Kensington Palace says Prince William's wife, the Duchess of Cambridge has entered a London hospital to give birth to the couple's third child. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

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× WINDHOEK, 18 April 2018 - Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Sport, Youth and National Service Emma Kantema-Gaomas speaking at the welcoming of Team Namibia from the Commonwealth Games. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× (180423) -- WARSAW, April 23, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A woman reads a book at the roof garden of Warsaw University Library in Warsaw, Poland, on April 21, 2018. The botanic garden of Warsaw University Library is one of the largest roof gardens in Europe, covering over one hectare of area. (Xinhua/Jaap Arriens) (jmmn)

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× (180423) -- DAYANG YIHAO, April 23, 2018 (Xinhua) -- China's unmanned submersible Qianlong III is retrieved from its second dive into the sea back to the Chinese research vessel Dayang Yihao (Ocean No. 1), on April 22, 2018. The submersible, diving for its second sea test, entered the 3,850-meter-deep sea area and traveled 156.82 km during the nearly 43-hour voyage from April 21 to 22. (Xinhua/Liu Shiping) (ry)

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× WINDHOEK, 19 April 2018 - Managing Director of Adapt IT Luxolo Rubushe (L) and Vice Chancellor of the Namibia University of Science and Technology, Tjama Tjivikua pictured at the signing of a partnership agreement on Thursday. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA