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Hundreds turn up for Mariental clean-up

Written by Rhonie Garoeb on 22 May 2018

REHOBOTH, 22 MAY (NAMPA) – Mariental Municipality Public Relations Officer (PRO), Domingo Matesu declared the clean-up day attended by about 500 people in Mariental on Monday as part of the nationwide clean-up campaign, a huge success.
Speaking to Nampa on Monday, Matesu said the public came out in big numbers to clean their town.
“The community really stood up and made their mark by being part of the campaign. It really showed they want Mariental to be clean,” Matesu said.
He said residents and visitors sh ...


Oshana SPCA donates spay sets to State veterinarians

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 22 May 2018

ONGWEDIVA, 22 MAY (NAMPA) – The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) donated canine and feline spay sets to the Veterinary Services Directorate of the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry at Ondangwa last week.
Secretary of the Oshana SPCA, Wilmarie Horn in a media statement issued over the weekend said her association in the regions of Oshana, Ohangwena, Omusati and Oshikoto relies only on the services of the State veterinarians as there are no private veterinarians in those regi ...

Omaruru Municipal launches five-year strategic plan

OMARURU, 18 MAY (NAMPA) – The Omaruru Municipal Council has launched a new five-year strategic plan to enhance excellent service delivery and bring about development to its residents. The strategic plan titled ‘Co-creating the Future of Our Town Together’ will run from 2018 to 2022. (Video by: Linea Dishena) NAMPA.

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× WINDHOEK, 15 May 2018 - Some of the stolen items retrieved by the Namibian Police after they arrested two suspects who were involved in burglaries in Hochland Park on 09 and 11 May this year. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× Lava erupts from a fissure in Kapoho, Hawaii Monday, May 21, 2018. The eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii sparked new safety warnings about toxic gas on the Big Island's southern coastline after lava began flowing into the ocean and setting off a chemical reaction. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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× A man uses his mobile phone to take pictures of Mount Merapi in Cangkringan, Indonesia, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the volatile Mount Merapi volcano on the densely populated island of Java and ordered people within 3 kilometers (2 miles) to evacuate. (AP Photo/A.K. Hendratmo)

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× (180522) -- ILI, May 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A farmer plants rice seedlings in a field at Tuohaiyi Village of Chapchal Sibo Autonomous County under Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, May 21, 2018. (Xinhua/Hu Huhu) (ly)

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× HOACHANAS, 18 May 2018 - Deputy Minister of Gender Equality and Child Welfare, Lucia Witbooi speaking during the clean-up day at Hoachanas on Friday. (Photo: Contributed)

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× In this May 11, 2018, photo, Danielle Schumacher, CEO and co-founder of THC Staffing Group, a recruitment firm that encourages a more diverse cannabis industry workforce, poses for a portrait in Berkeley, Calif. Women have made inroads in the male-dominated cannabis business. But they still face a so-called grass ceiling as the industry grows and becomes more mainstream. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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× May 21, 2018; Los Angeles, CA, USA;Colorado Rockies catcher Tony Wolters (14) slides into second base for a stolen base after Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley (26) is unable to field a throw in the eighth inning at Dodger Stadium. The Rockies defeated the Dodgers 2-1. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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× FILE - In this June 12, 2012, file photo, an Air China flight attendant stands near model planes at the International Air Transport Association (IATA) 68th Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit in Beijing. Global airlines are obeying Beijing's demands to refer to Taiwan explicitly as a part of China, despite the White House's call this month to stand firm against such "Orwellian nonsense." (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)