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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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× KEETMANSHOOP, 19 February 2018 – Brigadier General Kashindi Eusebius yaKashindi (L) is taking over from Brigadier General Epimacus Tsipingana Tshavuka (R) at the 12 Motorised Infantry Brigade at Keetmanshoop. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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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

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× (180221) -- PYEONGCHANG, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Team of the Netherlands compete during men's team pursuit final B of speed skating at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval, Gangneung, South Korea, Feb. 21, 2018. Team of the Netherlands claimed third place in a time of 3:38.40. (Xinhua/Wang Haofei)

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× (180221) -- PYEONGCHANG, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Heather Bergsma, Brittany Bowe and Mia Manganello (R to L) of the United States compete during ladies' team pursuit final B of speed skating at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval, Gangneung, South Korea, Feb. 21, 2018. Team USA claimed third place in a time of 2:59.27. (Xinhua/Wang Song)

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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) -- PYEONGCHANG, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Team of the Netherlands compete during men's team pursuit final B of speed skating at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval, Gangneung, South Korea, Feb. 21, 2018. Team of the Netherlands claimed third place in a time of 3:38.40. (Xinhua/Wang Haofei)

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× Team Canada with Ivanie Blondin, right, Josie Morrison, front, and Isabelle Weidemann, center, 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/John Locher)

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× (180221) -- KABUL, Feb. 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Feb. 21, 2018 shows Hashmat Khan lake in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Rahmat Alizadah) (whw)