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Hepatitis E hits Omusati

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 27 May 2018

ANALUSHWA, 27 MAY (NAMPA) – Ten cases of Hepatitis E have been confirmed in the Omusati Region, while 41 people are under observation after showing symptoms of the disease.
This was disclosed to Nampa by Omusati Governor, Erginus Endjala in a telephonic interview on Sunday.
Endjala said five cases of Hepatitis E were confirmed at the Tsandi District Hospital, located near the Uukwaluudhi Royal Homestead.
Outapi State Hospital is said to have confirmed three cases, and the origin of the remaining two confirm ...


Nujoma urges Namibians to appreciate cultural heritage

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 27 May 2018

ONALUSHWA, 27 MAY (NAMPA) – Founding President and Omagongo Annual Cultural Festival patron, Sam Nujoma said Namibian communities need to appreciate cultural heritage that defines their contribution to intercultural dialogue and sustenance of the ways of life.
Nujoma said this whilst officiating at the celebration of the 2018 Omagongo Cultural Festival hosted by Omukwaniilwa (king) of Uukwaluudhi, Josia Shikongo Taapopi at his royal house at Onalushwa village in the Omusati Region’s Tsandi Constituency on S ...

Nearly 1 000 take part in Otjiwarongo clean-up

OTJIWARONGO, 25 MAY (NAMPA) - Nearly 1 000 people turned up for the national clean-up campaign at Otjiwarongo on Friday. MS/AS NAMPA

Residents respond well to national clean-up campaign

Road safety campaign held at Otavi District

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× OTJIWARONGO, 25 May 2018 - Otjozondjupa Governor Otto Ipinge (R) leads a group of residents in the DRC informal settlement during the clean-up on Friday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros, Paris, France - May 27, 2018 Australia's Ajla Tomljanovic during her first round match against Ukraine's Elina Svitolina REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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× (180527) -- DHAKA, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Vendors and buyers are seen at a market selling the customized shirts of the FIFA World Cup participating teams in Dhaka of Bangladesh, on May 27, 2018. (Xinhua)

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× FILE - This April 3, 2017, file photo shows U.S. President Donald Trump's Twitter feed on a computer screen in Washington. President Donald Trump violates the U.S. Constitution's First Amendment when he blocks critics on Twitter for political speech, a judge ruled Wednesday, May 23, 2018. (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File)

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× WINDHOEK, 25 May 2018 - (From left) Chief of Protocol Leonard Iipumbu; President Hage Geingob and Khomas Governor Laura McLeod-Katjirua pick up trash in Goreangab as part of the clean-up campaign on Friday. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× (180527) -- CHANGXING, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Farmers weed inside a photovoltaic agricultural greenhouse in Hongxingqiao Town, Changxing County, east China's Zhejiang Province, May 27, 2018. Local farmers cooperated with a photovoltaic agricultural company, cultivated flowers to increase income, in the same time the photovoltaic greenhouses can produce electricity. (Xinhua/Xu Yu) (lb)

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× France's Blaise Matuidi attends a press conference at the Stade de France stadium in Saint Denis, north of Paris, France, Sunday, May 27, 2018. France will play Ireland in a friendly match on Monday. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

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× ONALUSHWA, 26 May 2018 - Women displaying clay pots of omagongo during the 2018 Omagongo Annual Cultural Festival at the Uukwaluudhi Royal House at Onalushwa village. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA