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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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× OTJIWARONGO, 25 May 2018 - Otjozondjupa Governor Otto Ipinge (R) leads a group of residents in the DRC informal settlement during the clean-up on Friday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 12 May 2016 - Khomas (in purple) and Kavango East under-19 players in the final of the National Youth Games at the United Trusco Netball courts in Olympia. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.

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× A woman votes during the presidential election in Medellin, Colombia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Luis Benavides)

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× WINDHOEK, 25 May 2018 - Delegates to the Nudo congress pictured at the Greiters Conference Centre. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 25 May 2018 - Delegates to the Nudo congress pictured at the Greiters Conference Centre. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu) NAMPA

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× Handball - Men's EHF Champions League Final - HBC Nantes vs Montpellier HB - Lanxess Arena, Cologne, Germany - May 27, 2018. Montpellier HB goalkeeper Vincent Gerard reacts. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

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× Ukraine's Kateryna Kozlova plays a return to Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko during 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 / Christophe ARCHAMBAULT

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× Portugal's coach Fernando Santos attends a press conference at the Municipal stadium in Braga, on May 27, 2018 on the eve of the international friendly football match against Tunisia. / AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL RIOPA