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Temporary board members appointed for Fishcor

Written by Rodney Pienaar on 07 July 2020

KHORIXAS, 07 JUL (NAMPA) – Minister of Public Enterprises, Leon Jooste has announced the temporary appointment of board members for the National Fishing Corporation of Namibia (Fishcor) with effect from 06 July 2020.
Jooste in a media statement said the new board members are Heinrich Mihe Gaomab as chairperson and Milka Mungunda, Ruth Herunga and Penny Hiwilepo-Hal as ordinary board members.
They will serve on the board until 06 January 2021.
“The temporary board was appointed in line with section 10 of th ...


COVID-19: NSSU says schools should seek approval for big sports events

Written by Erasmus Shalihaxwe on 07 July 2020

WINDHOEK, 07 JUL (NAMPA) – The Namibian Schools Sports Union (NSSU) has called on all schools that wish to organise sports events involving public mass gatherings, to seek approval from the NSSU or any other relevant federation.
NSSU National Coordinator Solly Duiker in a media statement on Monday said Namibia is now in stage four of the state of emergency that allows contact sports to resume and added that NSSU prioritises the safety and well-being of school children, officials and spectators. Thus it is i ...

Government to appeal High Court judgement on dismissals

WINDHOEK, 07 JUL (NAMPA) - The government will appeal the High Court judgement declaring the state of emergency regulations forbidding employers from dismissing workers unconstitutional, Attorney General Festus Mbandeka said on Monday. Mbandeka made the remarks at a media briefing on the COVID-19 situation at State House. (Video by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA TV

Mass Housing properties to be used to help curb spread of COVID-19

COVID-19: Belt tightened around Walvis Bay, Swakopmund and Arandis

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× Hangana Seafood Human Capital Manager, Bianca Muller (left) and NAFAU branch organiser Moses Ruben (right) (Photo Contributed) NAMPA

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× (200708) -- MILAN, July 8, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Adrien Rabiot (R) of Juventus celebrates after scoring a goal during the Italian Serie A football match between AC Milan and Juventus in Milan, Italy, July 7, 2020. (Photo by Alberto Lingria/ Xinhua)

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× KHORIXAS, 15 JUN (NAMPA)- Residents of Khorixas that flocked to the Khorixas town councils technical garage on to fetch water from the councils truck after a pipe burst on Saturday. (Photo by Rodney Pienaar)

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× Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF) Marketing Services Manager, Amos Kambonde (Photo contributed) NAMPA

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× Kalahari Holdings has donated 650 desks and 650 chairs to the Tobias Hainyeko Project School at Katima Mulilo. The furniture was assembled by the Zambezi Vocational Training Centre. (Photo: Contributed)

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× A rope access technician of the agency "Adrenaline" works on the roof of a building under construction on June 17, 2020, in Bordeaux, southwestern France. - Rope access technicians use climbing and caving techniques to work in locations difficult to access on structures ranging from construction sites to heritage edifices. There trade requires versatility in skill to carry out tasks such as construction work, maintenance, restoration or inspections. (Photo by MEHDI FEDOUACH / AFP)

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× Antony Greghukh poses for a photograph at the HairForce One barbers as he prepares for his first haircut since the easing of lockdown rules caused by the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Romford, London, Britain July 6, 2020. Picture taken July 6, 2020. REUTERS/Simon Dawson