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Premier receives drought relief donations from India, August 26

Written by Sophia Shindongo on 21 September 2019

WINDHOEK, 21 SEP (NAMPA) – Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila on Friday received a donation of 1 000 tonnes of rice from the Indian government.
The Namibian Defence Force’s August 26 Logistics wing also donated 750 (10kg) bags of maize worth N.dollars 50 000.
Speaking at the event, Kuugongelwa-Amadhila said the pledges made by the Indian government to support the drought relief programme in Namibia are well received.
“It is important to make sure that the assistance reaches those who are directly aff ...


Man arrested with live pangolin at Okahandja

Written by Mulisa Simiyasa on 20 September 2019

OTJIWARONGO, 20 SEP (NAMPA) - A 22-year-old man was arrested with a live pangolin at a service station in Okahandja during a police operation on Thursday.
Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force in the Otjozondjupa Region, Inspector Maureen Mbeha told Nampa the suspect faces charges of possession of and dealing in, protected and controlled wildlife.
“The pangolin, with an estimated street value of N.dollars 50 000, was confiscated by the police,” she said.
The suspect is expected to appear in the Okahandj ...

Nanso defectors establish new student body

WINDHOEK, 19 SEP (NAMPA) – A new student body has been established and it will be called the Students’ Union of Namibia (SUN), seeking to “decolonize the education system, realise free quality tertiary education and unite all students”. (Video by: Josephina Simeon) NAMPA TV

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× WINDHOEK, 19 September 2019 - Members of the new student body called the Students’ Union of Namibia (SUN) are pictured during the unions official launch in Windhoek on Thursday. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu Jr) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 19 September 2019 - Mountain View High School are the new champions of the Khomas School Sport Region League's Under-15 football category. (Photo by: Paulus Hamutenya) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 19 September 2019 - Mountain View High School are the new champions of the Khomas School Sport Region League's Under-15 football category. (Photo by: Paulus Hamutenya) NAMPA

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× (190916) -- COTONOU, Sept. 16, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Chinese artists from the Yunnan Art Troupe perform acrobatics during the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China at the Congress Palace of Cotonou, Benin, Sept. 13, 2019. (Xinhua/Seraphin Zounyekpe)

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× OTJIWARONGO, 18 SEP (NAMPA) -The Otjozondjupa Regional Governor, Otto Ipinge speaks at the official launch of the Government's Food Bank Programme for the Otjozondjupa Region on Wednesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Manchester City's head coach Pep Guardiola gestures during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Watford at Etihad stadium in Manchester, England, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)

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× U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, center left, speaks with Brig. Gen. Steven Gilland before a Pass-in-Review ceremony at the United States Military Academy, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, in West Point, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julius Constantine Motal)

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× (190918) -- CHAMBISHI, Sept. 18, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Chinese truck manufacturer Shacman general manager Tian Chao (5th R, front), Zambian Minister of Transport and Communication Mutotwe Kafwaya (C) and other delegation pose for a group photo during the official opening of Shacman spare part center in Chambishi, Zambia, Sept. 17, 2019. The Zambia-China Economic and Trade Cooperation Zone (ZCCZ) has continued to attract investment in its multi-facility zone in the Copperbelt province in Zambia, an indication that China-Zambia relations are being strengthened further by investment from the Asian country, a Zambian government official has said. (Xinhua/Nkweto Mfula)


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