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NYC to focus on road safety during youth week

Written by Panduleni Amwaalwa on 19 April 2018

WINDHOEK, 19 APR (NAMPA) - The National Youth Council (NYC) will this year focus on advocacy for the plight of the youth and unsafe road use in Namibia during the 11th National Youth Week that was launched here on Wednesday.
The National Youth Week, launched under the theme ‘Youth and unsafe road use in Namibia’ by the Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service, Erastus Uutoni, aims to celebrate and acknowledge the contribution of young people to national development and to highlight the challenges, hope ...


Okahandja residents call for removal of councillors

Written by Lydia Pitiri on 19 April 2018

OKAHANDJA, 19 APR (NAMPA) - Over 400 Okahandja residents on Wednesday marched to their municipal office, demanding the removal of town councillors.
They handed over a petition to Deputy Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Derek Klazen.
In the document availed to this agency, the community committee members accuse the councillors of corruption, poor service delivery and inflation of water bills, amongst others.
Delivering the petition on behalf of the committee, spokesperson Hidipohamba Vatilifa said th ...

Okahandja residents call for removal of councillors

OKAHANDJA, 19 APR (NAMPA) - Over 400 Okahandja residents on Wednesday marched to their municipal office, demanding the removal of town councillors. (NAMPA) LP/HP/ND (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

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× OSHAKATI, 17 April 2018 - Dr Benhard Mulumba in the dock during his bail application in the Oshakati Magistrate's Court on Tuesday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× French university students from Paris 8 walk behind a banner during a demonstration against the French government's reform plans as part of a national day of protest, in Paris, France, April 19, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

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× Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern, and her partner Clarke Gayford, left, are greeted by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II during a private audience at Buckingham Palace in London, Thursday April 19, 2018. (Dominic Lipinski/Pool via AP)

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× WINDHOEK, 12 April 2018 - An unidentified Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) student show the first stage of assembling the base of a car during a demonstration at the handover of training kit materials and launch of the employability improvement project at NUST. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× ELIM, 16 April 2018 - Omusati regional councillor for the Elim Constituency, Gerhard Shiimi (L) handed over project materials to beneficiaries from his constituency on Monday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× Paul Manafort, right, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, arrives at Federal District Court for a hearing, Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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× (180419) -- YUJIANG, April 19, 2018 (Xinhua) -- People visit a self-service picking garden in Yujiang County, east China's Jiangxi Province, April 19, 2018. New technologies and industries have made life smarter in Yujiang County. (Xinhua/Song Zhenping) (zwx)

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× A poster reads 'Move update' at NATO's old headquarters during a press tour of the facilities as the organization moves from its old headquarters to the new building in Brussels on April 19, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Emmanuel DUNAND