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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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× OMUNGWELUME, 13 February 2018 - Ohangwena regional councillor Sakaria Haimudi for the Ongenga Constituency. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× (180221) -- GUANGZHOU, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Cars run on a highway in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province, Feb. 21, 2018. On the last day of the Spring Festival holiday, China greets a travel peak for returning to workplace. (Xinhua/Lu Hanxin) (zwx)

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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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× Amikam Shorer (L) form the Israeli Bezeq telecommunication company, appears in the Israeli Justice Court in Tel Aviv in one of the graft probes threatening the Israeli prime minister on February 21, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / JACK GUEZ

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

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× (180221) -- DHAKA, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina (2nd L) pays homage to the language martyrs by laying wreaths at the national monument of Bangladesh in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Feb. 21, 2018. Hundreds of thousands of visitors laid wreaths and bouquets of flowers at the Bangladesh Central Language Martyrs' Memorial monument in the capital of Dhaka Wednesday amid tight security. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) declared Feb. 21 as the International Mother Language Day.(Xinhua) (whw)

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× A visitor stands at the entrance of Sunder Nursery before its inauguration by Aga Khan, spiritual head of Ismaili Muslims and the founder Chairman of Aga Khan Development Network in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Sunder Nursery was founded over 100 years ago by British colonists to grow experimental plants, has been revamped by the Aga Khan Trust for Culture in collaboration with the Central Public Works Department, Archaeological Survey of India and other agencies to create a 90-acre city park. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

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× Setla Handler (L), CEO of the Israeli Bezeq telecommunication company, appears in the Israeli Justice Court in Tel Aviv in one of the graft probes threatening the Israeli prime minister on February 21, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / JACK GUEZ