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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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× ONALUSHWA, 26 May 2018 - (From left) Former presidents Hifikepunye Pohamba and Sam Nujoma and host of the 2018 Omagongo Annual Cultural Festival, Omukwaniilwa (king) of Uukwaluudhi, Josia Shikongo Taapopi pictured during the festival on Saturday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× Police officers stand guard at the assembly building during a demonstration against the constitutional amendment bill for the merger of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province, in Peshawar, Pakistan May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz

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× Red Bull Racing's Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo (R) celebrates after winning the Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix at the Monaco street circuit on May 27, 2018 in Monaco. / AFP PHOTO / Boris HORVAT

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× Tunisian demonstrators hold placards during a protest against the July 1981 circular, forbidding restaurants and bars owners to open their shops during the fast of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, in Tunis, Tunisia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi)

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× WINDHOEK, 25 May 2018 - First Lady Monica Geingos (L) and her assistants taking part in the clean-up campaign on Friday. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× (180527) -- HOHHOT, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Tuvshinbayar Naidan (L) of Mongolia and Duurenbayar Ulzliibayar of Mongolia compete during the men's +100kg gold medal match at Hohhot Grand Prix 2018 in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, on May 27, 2018. (Xinhua/Peng Yuan)

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× (180527) -- YANGON, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Models present creations during a Wedding and Lifestyle Fair in Yangon, Myanmar, May 27, 2018. (Xinhua/U Aung) (srb)

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× WINDHOEK, 17 May 2018 - UNAM Football Club coach Ronny Kanalelo (L) and Bobby Samaria of African Stars pose for a picture with the Debmarine Namibia trophy during the kit handover ahead of the two teams’ clash in the final. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA