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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, 15 February 2018 - Tuufilwa Jonas (in black dress) stands accused of human trafficking young girls for sexual exploitation in Okahandja. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× A person in a cow costume walks near French farmers in their tractors blocking Gustave-Flaubert bridge 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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× Bronze medalist Team U.S.A. with Heather Bergsma, right, Brittany Bowe, center, and Mia Manganello competes during the women's team pursuit final speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

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× Soccer Football - Europa League - OGC Nice Training - Moscow, Russia - February 21, 2018 - Nice's players train. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin

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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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× Italy's national rugby team head coach Irish Conor O'Shea gives a press conference in Marseille on February 21, 2018 to announce Italy's Six Nations rugby squad ahead of the Six Nations rugby match against France. / AFP PHOTO / BORIS HORVAT

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× ONGWEDIVA, 19 February 2018 - Dr Fysal Brenner (L) of Fysal Fresh Produce pictured with former President Hifikepunye Pohamba and his wife Penehupifo during their tour of the fresh produce hub of the Agro-Marketing Trade Agency at Ongwediva on Monday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× WALVIS BAY, 16 February 2018 - Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Bernhard Esau delivering the annual state of fisheries address in Walvis Bay. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA