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Road safety efforts should be harmonised: !Owos-Oab

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 18 January 2018

KARIBIB, 18 JAN (NAMPA) - National Road Safety Council (NRSC) Chairman, Eliphas !Owos-Oab has called for the harmonisation of efforts to curb road carnage in Namibia.
In a recent interview with Nampa, !Owos-Oab said this can be realised by the unification of traffic law enforcement agencies from local authorities, the Namibian Police Force (NamPol), Roads Authority (RA) and NRSC under one umbrella.
According to !Owos-Oab, the NRSC has submitted a draft proposal in this regard to Parliament.
“Bringing the ...


OTA leadership assistance needed in repatriation effort

Written by Uerikoha Tjijombo on 18 January 2018

WINDHOEK, 18 JAN (NAMPA) - Support from the Ovaherero Traditional Authority (OTA) is needed to accelerate the repatriation of Ovaherero people from Botswana, Chief Alex Kavei from Gam has said.
Kavei’s sentiments come after John Vatjiukua Veiue, a Ovaherero who was repatriated from Botswana to Namibia, during a mass prayer session on Saturday at Okahandja urged OTA leader, Vekuii Rukoro, to support the intended repatriation of more than 4 000 remaining Ovaherero and Ovambanderu people from Botswana to Namib ...

Registration chaos at Namcol

WINDHOEK, 15 JAN (NAMPA) - Security guards used pepper spray to control hundreds of learners who crowded the entrance of the Namibian College of Open Learning (Namcol) in Windhoek Monday to register for Grade 10 and 12 subjects. (NAMPA) MM/AS/HP (Video by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA.

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× OPUWO, 16 January 2018 (NAMPA) - Delegates from the Namibia Sports Commission and Kunene North sports management after a meeting. (Photo by :Tjizumaue Undari) NAMPA

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× (180119) -- LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Los Angeles Kings' forward Tanner Pearson (L) tries to get a shot against Pittsburgh Penguins' goalie Casey DeSmith during a 2017-2018 NHL hockey game in Los Angeles, the United States, on Jan. 18, 2018. Pittsburgh Penguins won 3-1. (Xinhua/Zhao Hanrong)

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× Indonesian Defence Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu (C) inspects a guard of honour at the Indian Ministry of Defence in New Delhi on January 19, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / MONEY SHARMA

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× Schwaebisch-Haellische pigs are seen during the opening of the Green Week international food, agriculture and horticulture fair in Berlin, Germany, January 19, 2018. Picture taken with a fish-eye lens. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

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× BRANDBERG, January 2017 - Some of the 172 sheep killed by lions in the Brandberg area. (Photo: Contributed)

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× (180119) -- HARBIN, Jan. 19, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Tourists visit Laodaowai baroque scenic spot in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, Jan. 19, 2018. Ice sculptures and landscapes at the baroque scenic spot attracted many tourists in winter. (Xinhua/Wang Jianwei)(mcg)

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× SESFONTEIN, 17 September 2017 - Sesfontein Constituency Councillor, Julius Kaujova (in white) during a handover ceremony of goats to identified farmers in his constituency. Kaujova is also the chairperson of the Kunene Regional Council. (Photo by: Uerikoha Tjijombo) Nampa

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× Indonesian Defence Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu (L) shakes hands with Indian Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman as he arrives at the Indian Ministry of Defence to inspect a guard of honour in New Delhi on January 19, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / MONEY SHARMA