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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 - Women displaying clay pots of omagongo during the 2018 Omagongo Annual Cultural Festival at the Uukwaluudhi Royal House on Saturday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× FILE PHOTO: Workers unload some of the 66 Eternal Reef balls with plaques representing each of the submarines and crewmembers lost at sea since 1900, which will be deployed to the ocean floor for the undersea memorial during a ceremony this Memorial Day weekend, off the coast of Sarasota, Florida, U.S., May 23, 2018. Brian Dombrowski/EternalReefs.com/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.

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× Paris Saint-Germain's assistant coach Staffan Olsson gestures on the pitch during the third place handball match HC Vardar against Paris Saint-Germain Handball at the EHF Pokal men's Champions League Final Four competition on May 27, 2018 in Cologne, western Germany. / AFP PHOTO / Patrik STOLLARZ

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× Britain's Chris Froome pedals alongside Tom Dumoulin, right, during the last stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, in Rome, Sunday, May 27, 2018. Chris Froome effectively sealed victory in the Giro d'Italia on Saturday by holding his only remaining challenger in check up the final climb of the three-week race. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

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× OTJIWARONGO, 25 May 2018 - Police officers at Otjiwarongo participate in the national clean-up along with regional police commander, Commissioner Henrich Tjiveze on Friday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Catalan separatist supporters place yellow crosses during a protest to demand the release of jailed Catalonian politicians, at Mataro's beach, north of Barcelona, Spain May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Albert Gea

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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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× China's Qiang Wang eyes the ball as she plays Venus Williams of the U.S. during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros Stadium, Sunday, May 27, 2018 in Paris. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)