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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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× GOCHAS, 15 May 2018 - Residents gathered during the 'Road to Rehoboth' clean-up campaign at Gochas on Monday. (Photo: Contributed)

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× Medics wearing protective gear examine a patient at a hospital in Kozhikode in the southern state of Kerala, India May 21, 2018. Picture taken May 21, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

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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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× FILE - In this Sunday, May 20, 2018, file photo, Simon Pagenaud, front left, of France, waits during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Chevrolet engines have powered some of IndyCar’s biggest winners over the last six years. 2016 series champ Simon Pagenaud knows Chevrolet and Honda engines well. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

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× OKAKARARA, 14 May 2018 - The Chairperson of the Otjozondjupa Farmers Union, Ramana Mutjavikua speaks at a meeting at Okakarara that discussed the escaping of African buffaloes from the Waterberg Plateau Park. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Fenerbahce's US guard Ali Muhammed (R) dribbles the ball past Real Madrid's US guard Jaycee Carroll (C) and Real Madrid's Cape Vardean center Walter Tavares during the Euroleague Final Four finals basketball match between Real Madrid and Fenerbahce Dogus Istanbul at The Stark Arena in Belgrade on May 20, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Andrej ISAKOVIC

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× (180522) -- SHENNONGJIA, May 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Wu Kaixue makes a Dingtang drum at his courtyard in Longtan Village, Shennongjia of central China's Hubei Province, May 21, 2018. Wu Kaixue, who is 75 years old, began to learn the making of Dingtang drums when he was 13. The making of Dingtang drums needs natural resources from the Shennongjia forest and also requires high standard of techniques. Wu makes 100 plus drums in a year and his fame has spread far away. (Xinhua/Du Huaju) (zwx)

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× XINHUA NEWS AGENCY PHOTO ADVISORY-BEIJING-May 22, 2018 1. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday chastised Iran for its nuke and missile programs, vowing to issue Tehran the toughest sanctions in history if it does not change course. 2. The 71st session of World Health Assembly (WHA) was held in Geneva, Switzerland.