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Court dismisses NCIS case against local newspaper

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 18 June 2018

WINDHOEK, 18 JUN (NAMPA) – The High Court on Monday dismissed the case in which the Namibia Central Intelligence Services (NCIS) tried to stop The Patriot newspaper from publishing an article pertaining to several properties owned by the service, alleged corruption and malpractice.
The Patriot has now been given the go-ahead with its story, according to Judge Harold Geier who presided over the legal battle.
Delivering his judgement, Judge Geier dismissed the case with costs, meaning that the NCIS has to s ...


Agriculture's contribution to GDP declining: Schlettwein

Written by Charles Tjatindi on 18 June 2018

GOBABIS, 18 JUNE (NAMPA) – Primary and secondary agricultural production’s contribution to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has been declining over the past years, Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein has said.
He said this is a result of a rise in imported products in the agriculture sector, combined with an equally large number of exports of products where no value addition takes place.
The minister made the remarks when he officially opened an Agribank branch in Gobabis on Friday, a statement issued by hi ...

Ovambanderu commemoration underway

OKAHANDJA, 16 JUN (NAMPA) – Preparations for the annual 122nd Ovambanderu commemorations of the late Chief Hijakungairi Nguvauva were well underway on Saturday, ahead of the main event scheduled for Sunday at Commando in Okahandja. (NAMPA) IB/ZN/PS (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

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× Windhoek, 15 June 2018 - Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein delivers his keynote statement during the repositioning of Old Mutual’s primary listing from London to Johannesburg at Safari Hotel on Friday evening. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu Jnr) NAMPA

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× Windhoek, 15 June 2018 - Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein delivers his keynote statement during the repositioning of Old Mutual’s primary listing from London to Johannesburg at Safari Hotel on Friday evening. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu Jnr) NAMPA

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× ONDANGWA, 16 June 2018 - Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service Erastus Uutoni (seated left) is listening to the plight of the ‘children of the liberation struggle’ at Ondangwa in the Oshana Region on Saturday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× European enthusiasts demonstration during meeting of Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans outside Prime Minister Chancellery in Warsaw, Poland June 18, 2018. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

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