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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.

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× Windhoek, 15 December 2016 - Orlando Pirates' Donavan Swartz (in black and white) and Llewelyn Stanley of Tigers in a tussle over the ball during round 14 of the Namibia Premier League at the Sam Nujoma Stadium. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.

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× OTJIWARONGO, 11 December 2017 - The Kai !Akhoen Hai//om San of Otjiwarongo's traditional council members at a commemoration gathering at Farm Marburg on Monday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× President Donald Trump speaks on national security, Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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× FARM ETUNDA, 07 December 2017 - Nampa spent a day with former President Sam Nujoma and got first-hand knowledge of how the man who led the long and bitter struggle to liberate Namibia, keeps himself busy. (Photo by: Charles Tjatindi) NAMPA

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

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× WINDHOEK, 14 December 2017 - Former World Boxing Organisation Africa Cruiser-weight champion, Vikapita “BeastMaster” Meroro (C), poses for a picture with his coach Elifas Namundjebo (L) and Kriata Kamanya, the chairperson of Salute Boxing Academy during a press conference to announce Meroro's fight in Russia. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× French President Emmanuel Macron holds a team jersey as he poses with members of the French World Women's Handball Championship team during a ceremony at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, December 18, 2017. REUTERS/Michel Euler/Pool

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× Honduran Army soldiers get ready to disperse supporters of opposition candidate Salvador Nasralla, who are blocking the vehicles' east accesses to Tegucigalpa, on December 18, 2017. Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez is declared the winner of a heavily disputed presidential election held three weeks ago, despite mounting protests and opposition claims of fraud. / AFP PHOTO / ORLANDO SIERRA