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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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× 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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× A photographer records lava erupting 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) -- QUJING, May 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on May 21, 2018 shows the Xiaoxiang River in Qujing, southwest China's Yunnan Province. Measures have been taken to protect the water of the Xiaoxiang River in recent years. (Xinhua/Yang Zongyou) (zwx)

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× Sweden's Viktor Arvidsson and Switzerland's Joel Vermin vie during the final match Sweden vs Switzerland of the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship at the Royal Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark, on May 20, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / JOE KLAMAR

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× Former Lovapent managing director Rainer Schaller testifies at the trial of the organizers of the 2010 'Love Parade' music festival, where 21 people were killed in a stampede, in Duesseldorf, Germany, May 22, 2018. REUTERS/Leon Kuegeler

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× An engineer assembles a Blue River Technology See & Spray agricultural machine that combines computer vision and artificial intelligence to detect and precisely spray herbicides onto weeds in a farm field in Sunnyvale, California, April 23, 2018. Picture taken April 23, 2018. REUTERS/ Stephen Lam