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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, 26 May 2018 - Action between Khomas NamPol (yellow) and PC Blue Boys (blue) in the Southern Stream First Division match played at the Sam Nujoma Stadium. NamPol won the game 5-2. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× (180527) -- PARIS, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria returns a shot during the men's singles first round match against Mohamed Safwat of Egypt at the French Open Tennis Tournament 2018 in Paris, France on May 27, 2018. Grigor Dimitrov won 3-0. (Xinhua/Chen Yichen)

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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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× Britain's Chris Froome pedals 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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× 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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× 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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× France's head coach Didier Deschamps attends a press conference at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on May 27, 2018 on the eve of the international friendly football match against Ireland. / AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE

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× China's Wang Qiang celebrates after victory over Venus Williams of the US in their women'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 / Eric FEFERBERG