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Geingob calls on Namibians to cultivate culture of cleanliness

Written by Simon Endjala on 25 May 2018

WINDHOEK, 25 MAY (NAMPA) - President Hage Geingob has called on all Namibians to cultivate a culture of cleanliness and to keep their surroundings clean at all times.
The Namibian Head of State made the call when he officially launched the national clean-up campaign in the Goreangab residential area in Windhoek’s Samora Machel Constituency on Friday.
The president called on all citizens to keep their surroundings clean to help minimise the risk of contracting diseases.
“Let us all - young and old - make Nam ...


Nearly 1 000 take part in Otjiwarongo clean-up

Written by Mulisa Simiyasa on 25 May 2018

OTJIWARONGO, 25 MAY (NAMPA) - Nearly 1 000 people turned up for the national clean-up campaign at Otjiwarongo on Friday.
The event started just after 07h00 and was completed by 13h00.
A huge crowd, including members of the Namibian Defence Force and Namibian Police Force, gathered at the DRC Soccer Field with cleaning equipment. They divided themselves into 18 groups of 55 participants each.
Several areas were then identified and groups allocated to these areas in the presence of Otjozondjupa Governor, Otto ...

Residents respond well to national clean-up campaign

WINDHOEK, 25 MAY (NAMPA) - Community members of Windhoek's Hakahana residential area on Friday took part in the national clean-up campaign initiated by President Hage Geingob. (Video by: Linea Dishena)

Road safety campaign held at Otavi District

Nampa holds clean-up at Okahandja Park

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× WINDHOEK, 16 May 2018 - Sakaria Mathias, a Katutura businessman who stands accused of shooting and killing a woman in April 2013, on Wednesday denied any involvement in the matter. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× (180525) -- VANCOUVER, May 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A Boeing 787 aircraft of China's Hainan Airlines is seen at Vancouver International Airport in Vancouver, Canada, May 25, 2018. A direct flight between Tianjin and Vancouver was launched on Friday. Flight HU7959, operated by Hainan Airlines, is the first direct passenger air route linking Tianjin with North America. (Xinhua/Liang Sen)

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× Jhon Jairo Velasquez, known as Popeye Sicario in the service of drug lord Pablo Escobar, before appearing before a judge after being captured in MedellĂ­n, Colombia May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Fredy Builes

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× Alex Pall, left, and Andrew Taggart of The Chainsmokers perform at the Bottle Rock Napa Valley Music Festival at Napa Valley Expo on Friday, May 25, 2018, in Napa, Calif. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP)

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× WINDHOEK, 23 MAY 2018 - Uondaja Koruhama of the Namibian War Veterans Trust (Namvet) who led a group of Namvet members who went to camp at the NamRight offices in Windhoek. (Photo by: Uerikoha Tjijombo) NAMPA

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× Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Wade Davis delivers a pitch to Cincinnati Reds' Billy Hamilton during the ninth inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in Denver. The Rockies won 5-4. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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× Media take photographs of a new baby panda at Malaysia Zoo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Saturday, May 26, 2018. A baby panda born in a Malaysian zoo five months ago has made her first media appearance. The female panda, which has not yet been named, is the second offspring of giant pandas Liang Liang and Xing Xing, both of which are on a 10-year loan to Malaysia since 2014. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

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× FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2017, file photo, trucks cross the friendship bridge connecting China and North Korea in the Chinese border town of Dandong, opposite side of the North Korean town of Sinuiju. U.S. President Donald Trump's abrupt withdrawal from his planned summit with North Korea raises the stakes for China to show that it can steer the North toward easing tensions over its nuclear program. But despite a recent warming in ties, Beijing's influence over its neighbor may be overstated. (AP Photo/Helene Franchineau, File)