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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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× ODIBO, 14 June 2018 - Ohangwena Regional Councillor for the Oshikango Constituency, Phillip Namundjebo speaking during a memorial service for the late Titus Kaluvi held at the Odibo Anglican Church. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 09 June 2018 – Namibia’s goal attacker, Anna Kasper (in blue) while in action against Botswana during the second edition of the Debmarine Namibia Pent Series at the Patrick Iyambo Police College in Olympia, Windhoek. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× (180618) -- TAIZHOU, June 18, 2018 (Xinhua) -- People take part in a dragon boat race to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival in Taizhou City, east China's Jiangsu Province, June 18, 2018. Dragon boat race is a traditional event for the Dragon Boat Festival, which falls on the fifth day of the fifth month of the Chinese lunar calendar, or June 18 this year. (Xinhua/Tang Dehong) (yxb)

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× WINDHOEK, 11 July 2018 - Windhoek East Constituency Councillor, Matheus Amadhila (L) signing the partnership agreement between the City of Windhoek and Ministry of Justice for the establishment of the traffic court, while City of Windhoek CEO Robert Kahimise (R) looks on. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 15 June 2018 - Minister of Finance Calle Schlettwein delivers a keynote address during an Old Mutual event in the capital, calling on the private sector to meet Government halfway in transforming the local economy. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu Jnr) NAMPA

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× MALTAHOHE, 08 June 2018 - The Hardap Regional Council's Acting Director of Planning, Theresia Basson on Thursday handed over gym equipment worth N.dollars 40 000 to the Daweb Constituency Aids Coordinating Committee. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× A model presents a creation by Giorgio Armani during the men and women's spring/summer 2019 collection fashion show in Milan, on June 18, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL MEDINA

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× WINDHOEK, 10 June 2018 - Zambia's senior national netball team in action against Botswana during the second edition of the Debmarine Namibia Pent Series in Windhoek. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA