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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 ...

Zimbabweans in Namibia stage a peaceful demonstration

WINDHOEK, 18 NOV(NAMPA)- More than a thousand of Zimbabweans living in Namibia staged a peaceful march in solidarity with the political crisis happening in their country. Their intention is to march in a peaceful manner to appeal to their Embassy here in Namibia to call for the peaceful transition in the action initiated by the Zimbabwean National army. LP/MT (NAMPA) (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

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President Geingob makes anti-violence pledge

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× Windhoek, 15 November 2017- Outjo double-murder convict, Sageus Somaeb, 43, in court. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× (171118) -- SANYA, Nov. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Contestants perform at the final of the 67th Miss World Competition in Sanya, south China's Hainan Province, Nov. 8, 2017. One hundred and twenty-six contestants from 126 countries and regions attended the competition. (Xinhua/Guo Cheng) (zkr)

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× (171118) -- BONN, Nov. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Nov. 18, 2017 shows a view of the closing session of the UN climate talks in Bonn, Germany. As the 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 23) winded up here Saturday, China's special representative on climate change affairs, Xie Zhenhua, said the major dialogue on climate change, "though still not 100 percent satisfactory", had succeeded in reflecting the concerns of all sides in a balanced manner and he hoped developed countries would shoulder their obligation. (Xinhua/Shan Yuqi) (swt)

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× WINDHOEK, 15 November 2017 - Participants of the National Council stakeholders' consultative meeting for the development of its strategic plan for 2017-2022. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× WALVIS BAY, 16 November 2017 - Chairperson of the board of directors for Embwinda Fishing Sara Katiti. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× THIS CAPTION CORRECTS SPELLING OF 'Katuutire' IN PREVIOUS PIC. GROOTFONTEIN, 12 November 2017 - President Hage Geingob (L) welcomes former DTA of Namibia President Katuutire Kaura (white hat) to the ruling Swapo-party at Grootfontein campaign meeting on Sunday afternoon. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Referee Nicolas Rainville gives a yellow card to Nantes' Nigerian defender Chidozie Awaziem during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Nantes (FCN) at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on November 18, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND GUAY

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