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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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× WINDHOEK, 25 May 2018 - Nine-year-old Natangwe Mutauluki participates in the clean-up campaign in Goreangab. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× Migrants wait in line after disembarking from Aquarius in the Sicilian harbour of Catania, Italy, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

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× A Colombian citizen living in Venezuela casts his vote at the Colombian consulate in Caracas, as his country holds presidential election on May 27 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Juan BARRETO

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× Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen of Finland steers his car during the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix, at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

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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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× Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos casts his vote at a polling station in Bogota during presidential elections in Colombia on May 27, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / John VIZCAINO

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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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× (180527) -- LARISSA, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Children admire puppets at the municipal Puppet Museum during the 4th Puppet Theatre Festival in Larissa, Greece, May 26, 2018. The festival attracted puppet making workshops for all ages, interactive storytellers and puppet theatre troupes from around Greece. (Xinhua/Apostolos Domalis) (srb)