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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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× France's Blaise Matuidi smiles during 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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× 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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× China's Qiang Wang waves after defeating 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)

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× RUNDU, 25 May 2018 - Rundu Mayor Verna Sinimbo, Kavango Governor Samuel Mbambo and Swapo Party Secretary General, Sophia Shaningwa taking part in the national clean-up campaign with Rundu residents. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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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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× Vardar's Luka Cindric (L) and Paris Saint-Germain's Nedim Remili vie 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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× Germany's Oscar Otte plays a return to Italy's Matteo Berrettini during their men's singles first round match on day one of The Roland Garros 2018 French Open tennis tournament in Paris on May 27, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Thomas SAMSON