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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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× WINDHOEK, 20 FEBRUARY 2018 - Members of the Movement for Democratic Change T (MDC T) could not hold their tears as they gathered in front of the Zimbabwean High Commissioner where they paid tribute to their departed leader, Richard Morgan Tsvangirai. (Photo by: Uerikoha Tjijombo) Nampa

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× (180221) -- PYEONGCHANG, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Team of the Netherlands 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 of the Netherlands claimed second place in a time of 2:55.48. (Xinhua/Wang Haofei)

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× A model presents a creation by Gucci during the women's Fall/Winter 2018/2019 collection fashion show in Milan, on February 21, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE

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× (180221) -- GAZA, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Palestinians wait for travel permits to cross into Egypt through the Rafah border crossing, in the southern Gaza Strip on Feb. 21, 2018. Egypt decided to open the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip for four days starting from Wednesday, the Palestinian embassy in Cairo said in a statement on Feb. 20, 2018. (Xinhua/Wissam Nassar) (whw)

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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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× French farmers gather in Rouen during a demonstration on February 21, 2018 to protest against the negotiations between Mercosur and the European Union and the revision of the map of disadvantaged areas through which certain communes receive aid. Negotiators from Mercosur and the European Union are due to resume talks on February 21 after edging closer to a historic trade deal during the last round in Brussels. / AFP PHOTO / CHARLY TRIBALLEAU

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× FILE PHOTO: Anti-Brexit campaigners, Borders Against Brexit protest outside Irish Government buildings in Dublin, Ireland April 25, 2017. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne/File Photo

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× A model presents a creation by Gucci during the women's Fall/Winter 2018/2019 collection fashion show in Milan, on February 21, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE