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Land-a-Dollar campaign drum money unaccounted for

Written by Linea Dishena on 26 September 2017

By Linea Dishena
WINDHOEK, 26 SEP (NAMPA) – Money collected through the much publicised 'Land-a-Dollar' drum collection campaign has not been accounted for, seven months after the drum collection drive ended.
An investigation by Nampa found that no one was ready to be held accountable for this undisclosed sum of money collected during the campaign’s drum project that ran between August 2015 and February 2017.
The campaign aimed to raise between N.dollars 1 million and N.dollars 3 million to contribute towar ...


Lack of public toilets at clinic worries Nzinze village head

Written by Petrus Muronga on 26 September 2017

RUNDU, 26 SEP (NAMPA) – Head of Nzinze village in the Kavango West Region, Paulina Makanga has raised concerns over the lack of public toilets at Nzinze Clinic.
In a recent interview with Nampa after a visit to the clinic by Minister of Health and Social Services, Bernard Haufiku and Regional Governor, Sirkka Ausiku, Makanga said she was concerned about the clinic being without a public toilet.
She said the situation was forcing people, especially patients, to use nearby bushes when nature calls.
“When a pe ...

Dordabis Primary School learners receive uniforms

WINDHOEK, 22 SEP (NAMPA) - Noordburg Seafood and Kalapuse General Dealers donated 600 boxes of tinned fish and more than 800 school uniforms to the Dordabis Primary School on Friday. The tinned fish is valued at N.dollars 120 000 and the 803 uniforms are worth N.dollars 100 000. (NAMPA) LP/AS/ND (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

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× SWAKOPMUND, 26 September 2017 - Double murder suspect Jerobeam Simon Shidute 23, escorted by police officers as he leaves the Swakopmund Magistrate's Court. He is one of the three men accused of killing Siegfried Strzelecki and his wife Roswitha Strzelecki. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× Longtime Donald Trump associate Roger Stone arrives to testify before the House Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, in Washington. Stone says there is "not one shred of evidence" that he was involved with Russian interference in the 2016 election. Stone's interview comes as the House and Senate intelligence panels are looking into the Russian meddling and possible links to Trump's campaign. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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× Basel's Egyptian defender Omar Gaber smiles during a training session on the eve of the UEFA Champions league Group A football match between FC Basel 1893 and Benfica on September 26, 2017 at St. Jakob-Park stadium in Basel. / AFP PHOTO / Fabrice COFFRINI

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× (170926) -- WUHAN, Sept. 26, 2017(Xinhua) -- Garbine Muguruza of Spain returns the ball during the singles second round match against Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine at 2017 WTA Wuhan Open in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province, on Sept. 26, 2017. Muguruza won 2-0. (Xinhua/Li Ga)(wdz)

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× WALVIS BAY, 25 September 2017 - This vehicle was hit by a train in Walvis Bay; the driver was seriously injured. (Photo Contributed) NAMPA

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× (170926) -- WUHAN, Sept. 26, 2017(Xinhua) -- Monica Puig of Puerto Rico returns the ball during the singles second round match against Peng Shuai of China at 2017 WTA Wuhan Open in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province, on Sept. 26, 2017. Monica Puig won 2-1. (Xinhua/Wang Peng)(wdz)

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× Pope Francis exchanges gifts with Hilarion Alfeyev, Metropolitan of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Department of External Church Relations and permanent member of the Holy Synod of the Patriarchate of Moscow, during a private audience at the Vatican, Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017. (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool via AP)

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× International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukiya Amano gestures during an interview with Reuters at the IAEA headquarters in Vienna, Austria September 26, 2017. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger