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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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× 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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× (180527) -- DHAKA, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Vendors are seen at a market selling the customized shirts of the FIFA World Cup participating teams in Dhaka of Bangladesh, on May 27, 2018. (Xinhua)

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× WINDHOEK, 25 May 2018 - President Hage Geingob speaks at the start of the national clean-up campaign on Friday. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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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 at Onalushwa village. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× (180527) -- CHANGXING, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A farmer walks out of a photovoltaic agricultural greenhouse in Hongxingqiao Town, Changxing County, east China's Zhejiang Province, May 27, 2018. Local farmers cooperated with a photovoltaic agricultural company, cultivated flowers to increase income, in the same time the photovoltaic greenhouses can produce electricity. (Xinhua/Xu Yu) (lb)

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× Golf - European Tour - BMW PGA Championship - Wentworth Club, Virginia Water, Britain - May 27, 2018 Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy putts during the final round Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra

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× (180527) -- ZHANGJIAJIE, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Mia Noblet of Canada participates in a slackline contest in high heels in Zhangjiajie, central China's Hunan Province, May 27, 2018. (Xinhua/Zhou Guoqiang) (lmm)