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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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× 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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× HENTIES BAY, 17 November 2017 - About four kilometres of the gravel road between Swakopmund and Henties Bay to Uis is already upgraded to bitumen. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× Barcelona's Luis Suarez, centre, vies for the ball with Leganes' Ezequiel Munoz, left, and Joseba Zaldua during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Barcelona and Leganes at the Butarque stadium in Madrid, Saturday, Nov 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

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× KALKFELD, 14 November 2017 - The unserviced portion of Ondundu-yo-vitenda, where members of the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia at Kalkfeld in the Otjozondjupa Region are expected to build houses. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Mafia boss Salvatore "Toto" Riina's son, Salvatore, leaves Parma's hospital, where the autopsy of his father took place, in Parma, northern Italy, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. Sicilian Cosa Nostra mafia 'boss of bosses,' 'Toto' Riina, one of Italy's most feared mobsters who was serving 26 life sentences, died Friday in the prison wing of the hospital, a day after his 87th birthday. (Sandro Capatti/ANSA via AP)