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Geingob urges delegates to vote right

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 17 November 2017

ONGWEDIVA, 17 NOV (NAMPA) – Swapo presidential candidate, Hage Geingob has called on delegates to the party’s 6th ordinary congress to be held in Windhoek from 23 to 26 November, to vote for his Team Harambee.
Geingob’s slate includes Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah for vice-president, Sophia Shaningwa for secretary-general (SG) and Marco Hausiku for deputy SG.
Speaking during his campaign rally at Ongwediva in the Oshana Region on Thursday, Geingob said his team is a gender-balanced leadership, including two men a ...


NPPTA concerned with taxi operators involved in crimes

Written by Petrus Muronga on 17 November 2017

RUNDU, 17 NOV (NAMPA) – Namibian Public Passenger Transport Association (NPPTA) in the Kavango East Region is concerned with the escalating crime involving taxi operators.
The association raised this concern during a stakeholder meeting here on Thursday.
NPPTA Regional Chairperson, Thobias Hamutenya said it has come to their attention that taxi drivers or operators are involving themselves in criminal activities.
Hamutenya gave an example of an incident late last month when a taxi driver and his two accompl ...

Russia displeased with paltry Namibia-Russia trade turnover

WINDHOEK, 16 NOV (NAMPA) - The Deputy Prime Minister and Special Envoy to the President of Russia, Yuri Trutnev told President Hage Geingob that he is not pleased with trade turnover between Russia and Namibia at a meeting at State House on Thursday. (Video by: George Hendricks)

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 15 November 2017 – Swapo secretary-general candidate Sophia Shaningwa speaks at Team Harambee’s campaign meeting in Keetmanshoop. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× OVITOTO, 15 November 2017 - The signboard to the Otjongombe village in the area of Ovitoto in the Omatako Constituency in the Otjozondjupa Region. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× MARIENTAL, 11 November 2017 - The best academic performers in Grade 4 during the prize-giving ceremony at the Danie Joubert Combined School in Mariental on Thursday . (Photo: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× (171118) -- STUTTGART, Nov. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Mario Goetze (Front) of Dortmund competes during the Bundesliga match against Stuttgart at Mercedes-Benz Arena in Stuttgart, Germany, on Nov. 17, 2017. Stuttgart won the match 2-1. (Xinhua/Philippe Ruiz)

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× Nov 17, 2017; Washington, DC, USA; Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside (21) dunks the ball in front of Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat (13) in the second quarter at Capital One Arena. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports