The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

Ngatjizeko let go after 14 days in new post

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 21 February 2018

WINDHOEK, 21 FEB (NAMPA) – Presidential Affairs Minister, Immanuel Ngatjizeko, has been relieved of his duties due to ill health, 14 days after assuming the role.
Speaking to the media at State House on Wednesday, Press Secretary, Alfredo Hengari, said Ngatjizeko was relieved of his duties with immediate effect.
“Immanuel Ngatjizeko has been relieved of his duties on account of ill-health and this was based on the recommendation of his personal physician. That is the information I can share with you,” Hen ...


We have no problem with feeding our troops: Ya Ndakolo

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 21 February 2018

WINDHOEK, 21 FEB (NAMPA) - The decision to send soldiers on leave was taken to meet Government halfway in consolidating resources, Defence Minister Penda Ya Ndakolo says.
Speaking in the National Assembly on Tuesday, Ya Ndakolo rubbished assertions that the Ministry of Defence was not in a financial position to house and feed its soldiers.
“What the ministry rejects and dismisses in the strongest possible terms is the fact that the issue of compulsory leave for our soldiers is being used for political and ...

ALERT: Ngatjizeko relieved of his duties

WINDHOEK, 21 FEB (NAMPA) - Presidential Affairs Minister Immanuel Ngatjizeko has been relieved of his duties due to ill health. (Video by: George Hendricks) NAMPA.

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× WINDHOEK, 19 February 2018 - The founder of the International University of Management (IUM) Dr. David Namwandi officially opened the university's 2018 academic year. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× A model presents a creation from the Gucci Autumn/Winter 2018 women collection during Milan Fashion Week in Milan, Italy February 21, 2018. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

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× (180221) -- PYEONGCHANG, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Team Japan compete during ladies' team pursuit final of speed skating at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval, Gangneung, South Korea, Feb. 21, 2018. Team Japan claimed champion in a time of 2:53.89 and set new Olympic record. (Xinhua/Wang Haofei)

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× A model wears a creation for Arthur Arbesser women fall/winter 2018/19 collection, part of the Milan Fashion Week, unveiled in Milan, Italy, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 17 February 2018 – Members of the Swapo Party pictured at a meeting in Keetmanshoop on Saturday. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× Canada players celebrate after the quarterfinal round of the men's hockey game against Finland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Canada won 1-0. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

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× President of FIFA Gianni Infantino waves as he arrives at the Elysee presidential palace, for a lunch with French President and Liberian President and other guests, on February 21, 2018, in Paris. / AFP PHOTO / LUDOVIC MARIN

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× Ice Hockey - Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics - Men's Quarterfinal Match - Sweden v Germany - Kwandong Hockey Centre, Gangneung, South Korea - February 21, 2018 - Patrick Reimer of Germany celebrates their fourth goal with Yasin Ehliz. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon