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Premier League clubs get mixed results as first leg ends

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 18 December 2017

WINDHOEK, 18 DEC (NAMPA) – Katutura-based Namibia Premier League outfit Orlando Pirates ended off the first leg of the NPL in style when they collected six points over the weekend to move up to sixth on the log.
Pirates beat Tigers 3-1 Friday night, then Tura Magic 2-1 on Sunday, to move to sixth position with 21 points from their 15 first leg fixtures.
Tura Magic’s chances of closing the gap at the top of the log standing were hampered when they for the first time failed to collect a single point from thei ...


NC condemns human trafficking

Written by Linea Dishena on 18 December 2017

WINDHOEK, 18 DEC (NAMPA) – The National Council (NC) has strongly condemned human trafficking and slavery.
Reacting to recent media reports on the alleged sexual exploitation of a Namibian woman who fell victim to human trafficking in the United Kingdom, NC Chairperson Margaret Mensah-Williams said Parliament plays an important role in ending the practice.
The NC convened an urgent session on Monday to review the Urban and Regional Planning Bill of 2017, as well as the Combating of Trafficking in Persons ...

Namcor commences with audit ( Conflict of interest and potentially, nepotism )

WINDHOEK, 18 DEC (NAMPA) – The National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) Board will commence with an investigation into alleged corrupt practices on Monday, while Managing Director (MD) Immanuel Mulunga takes voluntary leave. (Video by George Hendricks) NAMPA.

Ex-Koevoet/SWATF members lose hope in NamVet

NC condemns human trafficking

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× FARM ETUNDA, 02 December 2017 - Former President Sam Nujoma pictured on his farm. (Photo by: Sawi Hausiku) NAMPA

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× FILE- In this March 31, 2015 aerial photo, the wake of a supply vessel heading towards a working platform crosses over an oil sheen drifting from the site of the former Taylor Energy oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, off the coast of Louisiana. Federal officials say they have found fresh evidence of an “ongoing oil release” at the site of a 13-year-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico, where chronic sheens often stretch for miles off Louisiana’s coast. In a court filing Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, government attorneys said recent surveys revealed two plumes of oil and gas flowing from where an underwater mudslide during Hurricane Ivan in 2004 toppled an offshore platform and buried the cluster of wells owned by Taylor Energy Corp. The company claims there is no evidence that oil is still leaking from its unplugged wells on the seafloor. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

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× (171218) -- BEIJING, Dec. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A passenger orders a drink onboard cruise ship Costa Serena, June 9, 2017. In recent years, a number of China's technological innovations have been making their moves in the world. Among them, Dockless Shared Bicycles, High-speed Rail, Alipay and E-commerce stand out with a reputation of China's "four great new inventions" in modern times, which have made the daily life of the public more and more convenient. (Xinhua/Wang Ying) (zkr)(zt)

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× US President Donald Trump speaks about his administration's National Security Strategy at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC, December 18, 2017. President Donald Trump rolled out his first "National Security Strategy", a combative document designed to put meat on the bones of his "America First" sloganeering. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB

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× WINDHOEK, 15 December 2017 - Roads Authority Chief Executive Officer Conrad Lutombi (L), Road Fund Administration Chief Executive Officer Ali Ipinge and KfW Development Bank of Germany Country Director Uwe Stoll during the media conference on the loan agreement between the institutions. (Photo by: Isabel Bento) NAMPA

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× President Donald Trump speaks on national security Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, in Washington. Trump says his new national security strategy puts "America First." (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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× Soccer Football - Premier League - Everton vs Swansea City - Goodison Park, Liverpool, Britain - December 18, 2017 Everton manager Sam Allardyce before the match Action Images via Reuters/Jason Cairnduff EDITORIAL USE ONLY. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or "live" services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications. Please contact your account representative for further details.

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× (171218) -- KABUL, Dec. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Afghan security force members stand guard near the site of an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Dec. 18, 2017. An explosion and ensuing gunfight rocked western neighborhood in the Afghan capital city on Monday, witnesses and sources said.(Xinhua/Rahmat Alizadah) (srb)