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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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× RUNDU, 19 February 2018 - Regional Commander of the Namibian Police in the Kavango East Region Johanna Ngondo speaking during the Annual General Meeting of the force at Rundu on Monday. (Photo by: Sawi Hausiku) NAMPA

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× Goalie Den Birken Danny Aus, of Germany, stops a shot on the goal by Erik Gustafsson, of Sweden,left, as teammate Moritz Muller, right, watches during the first period of the quarterfinal round of the men's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

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× A person in a cow costume sits 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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× Law enforcement officials gather on Pennsylvania Avenue after reports of a suspicious vehicle on 17th near the White House in Washington, U.S., February 21, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis

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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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× (180221) -- NAIROBI, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan co-pilot Kennedy Shamalla (L) with his wife Beth Muthoni and their four-year-old son reunite after the co-pilot's release from South Sudan, in Nairobi, capital of Kenya, Feb. 20, 2018. Kenysan pilot Frank Njoroge and co-pilot Kennedy Shamalla had been held hostage by South Sudanese rebels after their plane crash landed at the Akobo rebel controlled region in South Sudan on Jan. 7, 2018. The two were released on Tuesday after the Kenyan government and the rebels agreed on the amount of money to be paid as part of compensation for the loss of life and property that occurred in Akobo. (Xinhua/Fred Mutune)

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× WINDHOEK, 20 February 2018 - Bank Windhoek’s Emerging Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (ESME) Finance Branch Manager, Mbo Luvindao. (Photo: Contributed)

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× Khomas Division outfit Namib Eagles Football Club coached by Rejoice Uirab are placed third on the log. They will play against Eleven Champions on Saturday and Falcons FC on Sunday. (Photo: Contributed)