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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 – Ndilimani Cultural Troupe performs at the campaign meeting for Team Harambee at Keetmanshoop. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× (171117) -- LEON (MEXICO), Nov. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Hot air balloons are seen during the 2017 International Balloon Festival in Leon city, Guanajuato state, Mexico, on Nov. 17, 2017. The 2017 International Balloon Festival kicked off on Friday in Leon city. About 200 hot air balloons with different shapes and colors participated in the event which is held from Nov. 17 to Nov. 20. (Xinhua/Francisco Canedo)

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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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× (171118) -- LONDON, Nov. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Dominic Thiem of Austria hits a return during the singles round-robin match against David Goffin of Belgium during the Nitto ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena in London, Britain on Nov. 17, 2017. David Goffin won 2-0. (Xinhua/Tang Shi)

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 15 November 2017 – Congress delegates of the //Kharas Region celebrate at Team Harambee’s campaign meeting in Keetmanshoop. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× Nov 17, 2017; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam (43) comes down with a rebound against the New York Knicks during the first half at the Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 15 November 2017 – President Hage Geingob speaks at a Team Harambee's campaign rally in Keetmanshoop. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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