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New Era Newspaper 30/06/2017

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Vol22No226

36 SPORT Friday, June

36 SPORT Friday, June 30 2017 | NEW ERA Chile’s impressive rise continues Chile’s indestructible team spirit and unyielding attitude have laid the foundations for a hugely successful run that will see them contest a third Confederations Cup. VACANCIES The following vacancy has become available at Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb THE POSITION: ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICER ROLE ACCOUNTABILITIES: The incumbent will report to Superintendent: Environmental and be accountable for: Keeping up and internal calibrating Air Quality Monitoring Stations (AQMS). Reporting air quality internally and externally as may be required. Drafting air quality management related documents. Monitoring the general environment. Maintaining and updating the AQMS maintenance plan. Maintaining air quality databases. Compiling and actively communicating information on environmental aspects to Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb employees and stakeholders. Conducting Health Safety and Environmental inspections, basic audits and operational impact risk assessments. Conducting basic incident investigations and assisting with ICAM investigations, as needed. Capturing findings and information into databases for addressing non-conformances, where needed. Supporting the Environmental Department’s visions and its goals, including environmental, legal and social risk mitigation and management. Drawing up and reviewing procedures, forms and other documents when needed (support the Integrated Management System). Assisting with projects, monitoring, training, reporting and other operational activities when required. QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: A pass in Grade 12. A Bachelor of Science (Honors) Degree in Environmental Management or Environmental Science or similar field, or equivalent technical Bachelor Degree, with a major in Environmental Science. A minimum of 3 years working experience in environmental monitoring and management. Experience in Environmental Impact Assessment and Environmental Management. A strong knowledge of the Environmental Management Systems and ISO 14001 Standards. Strong data analysis, risk assessment and database management skills. Sound project management abilities. Ability to manage schedules, programs and meet deadlines. Good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills. Computer literacy (Microsoft Office packages, with strong Excel skills). Must be in possession of a valid Driver’s license: Code 08. Excellent Community engagement abilities. High level of professionalism is required. Should be hardworking, detail oriented, assertive, honest and able to handle pressure and make sound decisions. Claudio Bravo proved Chile’s hero on Wednesday as the Manchester City goalkeeper saved all three penalties to eliminate Portugal 0-0 draw after extra time in Kazan. “That was unbelievably stressful,” admitted the 34-year-old Bravo, as Chile won 3-0 on penalties to set up a showdown on Sunday with Germany or Mexico. “This team never gives up, which means we can achieve great things like this.” While Bravo showed nerves of steel, his teammates transformed iron will into cool composure as Arturo Vidal, Charles Aranguiz and Alexis Sanchez calmly converted their spot-kicks. With the European champions vanquished, Chile are eager for a potential rematch with world champions Germany as they attempt to add the Confederations Cup trophy to their 2015 and 2016 Copa America titles in Saint Petersburg. “That was a crazy end, the important,” said Vidal, who buried Chile’s opening spotkick just inside the post. “We fought like crazy and now we hope we can face Germany in South American champions, ahead of powerhouses Argentina and Brazil – winners of the Confederations Cup in 1997, 2005, 2009 and 2013. Chile ended a 99-year wait for a maiden Copa America title in 2015, defeating Argentina on penalties, before retaining their crown a year later in a special centenary edition. been consistent, and they were unlucky to lose out to 2014 World Cup hosts Brazil on penalties in the last 16 after beating defending champions Spain 2-0 in the group stage. They shook off that heartbreak to lift the Copa America on home soil in 2015, with Lionel Messi announcing his international retirement as Chile downed Argentina following another shootout in 2016, this time in the US. Forward Eduardo Vargas was the 2016 Copa America’s top scorer with six goals, while Alexis Sanchez was voted best player and Bravo was nominated as best goalkeeper. The back-to-back titles were achieved with roughly the same squad, ensuring it is a group that can draw on the invaluable experience of achieving success on the big stage. City’s Bravo and Arsenal striker Sanchez play regularly in England’s Premier League, while Vidal has lifted the Bundesliga trophy twice in as many seasons since moving to Bayern Munich. After spells at Bayer Leverkusen and Juventus, Vidal replaced Bastian Schweinsteiger at Bayern and has developed into one of the calming his sometimes volatile temper in Bavaria. the pitch in Kazan, regularly rob- possession and subduing Portugal’s leading threat. The Chileans have earned fans in high places, with Germany coach Joachim Loew admitting he was fascinated by Juan Antonio Pizzi’s team before last Thursday’s 1-1 group stage draw. - Nampa/AFP THE POSITION: RECEPTIONIST - SECURITY FRONT DESK ROLE ACCOUNTABILITIES: The incumbent will report to Administration Supervisor: Security and be accountable for: Handling the front desk entrance. Arranging and keeping visitors’ appointments and permits. Organizing access, egress permits for people entering Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb premises. Performing other administrative duties. QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: A pass in Grade 12. A minimum of 2 years secretarial, administrative or clerical experience. Computer Literacy Microsoft Office packages. Excellent Verbal and written communication skills. Proven knowledge of customer service principles. Sound organizing and planning skills. Candidate should be detail oriented, initiative, mature and reliable. Photo: Nampa/AFP Winners... Chile’s players celebrate after beating Portugal during their 2017 Confederations Cup All applications meeting minimum requirements must be accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae, certified copies of qualifications and ID documents, which are non-returnable. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Please forward applications to: The Human Resources Department Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb, P.O. Box 936, Tsumeb Or Fax: 088 652 4436 Or Email: dpmtsumeb@dundeeprecious.com CLOSING DATE: 14 July 2017 Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Friday, June 30 2017 | NEW ERA SPORT 37 Kudos to our triumphant ladies Hockey team Yours truly would like to make use of this opportunity to give the Namibian ladies hockey side a gentle pat on the back for their courageous performance that propelled the elder sister, South Africa. It’s a well documented secret that Namibian hockey’s progress has been continuously ham- the absence of an Astroturf pitch on home soil and more importantly, lack of decent competition in recent years. The team has always done well under trying circumstances and was regular customers at the quadrennial All Africa Multi-Sports Games but would it mattered the most. A quick glimpse at the overall composition of our national ladies hockey team reveals that development and transformation is certainly traveling in tandem in this particular sporting discipline. Qualifying for the World Cup Africa with limited resources for that matter is no mean feat, considering our skeleton sports budget coupled with a continuous lack of competition against formidable opponents. That said, the real work starts now with preparations for the bigger stage because the days cation as the ultimate goal are long gone. Those at the helm of the Namibian Hockey Union must roll up their sleeves and make sure the team is well prepared, and kept in good shape by playing warm up matches against decent opponents in the build up to the World Cup. It’s incumbent upon our National Sports Commission (NSC), as the country’s presiding sports body, to ensure that it takes care of teams representing the Land of the Brave at august gatherings well, and provides as well as the necessary technical support to represent their motherland with absolute pride and honour. Despite all the odds stacked against her, Namibia certainly has the talent and will power and must make a serious statement when competing at international level. Frank Fredericks has done it before while Harry Simon, Paulus Ambunda, Julius Indongo, Hitman Moses, Andre Stoop, Jacques Burger, Collin Benjamin, Johanna Benson and many others have also played a hand in putting Namibia on the global map with great aplomb. External forces capture domestic football It’s a great shame that personal vendettas appear to be the main stumbling block in the long, drawn out delay to the Namibia premiership (NPL) kick off. have captured domestic football and are deliberately holding our football hostage, so to speak. Dear readers, yours truly is damn sure many of you would scorn to own me in a lie if I dare conclude that the delay in signing the sponsorship deal is a systematic plot to undermine, discredit as well as embarrass our Head of State. Or else, how does any sober minded person the Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) signed to put the sponsorship into effect. Firstly, MTC unfairly dictated to the NPL 9-million dollar before funds could be released. Secondly, MTC did not see its way to enter into a contract with the NPL Interim Committee and sought clarity from the mother body (NFA) in this sue by appointing an Ad hoc Committee, MTC made a sudden U-turn saying it would only deal with a legally constituted committee duly appointed by the NPL Board of Governors (BoG). What puzzles the mind, is that MTC still OSHAKATI TOWN COUNCIL strictly controls the purse strings of the allocated sponsorship since the money is not deposited directly into NPL coffers. So, what’s the all the fuss and delay about?, Just sign the contract and let the games begin. I rest my case. SALE OF IMMOVABLE PROPERTIES Notice is hereby given in terms of Section 63 (2) (b) of the Local Authorities Act 23 of 1992 (Act 23 of 1992) as amended that the Town Council intends to sell immovable properties by way of private transaction to the under mentioned people at the price indicated below. 14 July 2017 at 12H00. NO APPLICANT NAME ERF NO. SIZE M² ZONING LAND PRICE N$ SUBURB 1 Jacobina Andreas 29 Single Res 2 3772 Institutional 3 Leonard Kambwale Jesaya Johannes 1662 6191 Hafeni Seuija Sam 3199 6 Ignatius Tangeni Ndahangwapo 7 Linus Tobias Single Res 8 Tobias M. Willbard Single Res 9 Aina N. Sebron Single Res Donation – Flood Victim Zenith Keshua Swartz 738 Single Res 11 Anna-Maria Amadhila 737 Single Res 12 972 362 Single Res 13 911 Single Res 892 Single Res Raimi Ashiyana Single Res 16 Single Res 17 919 Single Res 18 Veronica Nelao Naudili 776 627 Single Res 19 Amutenya Tooma Mpingana 387 Single Res 387 Single Res Single Res 21 Fransina Nelago Iipumbu Single Res 22 Single Res 23 Jonas Lungameni Matheus Single Res 387 Single Res Simon Naeman Single Res 26 Tonateni Ishitile Single Res 27 Helena Kandjulu Single Res 28 Herman Ithete Single Res 29 Single Res Secilia N. Imalwa Single Res 31 Lwiinga Jacobina Single Res 32 Single Res 33 Single Res Jason Mwafufya Single Res Haipa Wersimus Single Res 36 Hilma K. Amupolo 1132 Single Res 37 Heita Arfosine Single Res 38 Jerobeam Haimbodi Single Res Extension 16 39 Martha Kapapu 3926 912 Single Res Extension 16 Concepcian Wasserfall 3937 982 Single Res Extension 16 Single Res Extension 16 Kisco M. Maruza Single Res Extension 16 Simeon Kanime 3973 1122 Single Res Extension 16 Heita Salom 1717 Single Res Extension 16 Kleophas Kwedhi Single Res Extension 16 Single Res Extension 16 Eugene Cupido Single Res Extension 16 Hilma Asser Single Res Extension 16 Jason Imbangu 988 Single Res Extension 16 Single Res Extension 16 Teopolina Nashongo Single Res Extension 16 Afos Abner Single Res Extension 16 Michael Festus 1231 Single Res Extension 16 Indombo Victor S. 1189 Single Res Extension 16 Single Res Extension 16 Single Res Extension 16 Ndapanda Iiyambo 938 Single Res Extension 16 Ronald Kazombiaze Single Res Extension 16 Onni Ndangi Negonga Single Res Extension 16 W. Iita CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

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