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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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× MARIENTAL, 21 May 2018 - Hundreds of people gathered on Monday to clean the town of Mariental as part of the nationwide campaign slated for Friday. The clean-up was held under the banner ‘Road to Rehoboth’ (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× FILE PHOTO: A general view of the Damavand summit northeast of Tehran, Iran, May 19, 2006. REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl/File Photo

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× Switzerland's Ramon Untersander (L), Switzerland's Roman Josi and Sweden's Gustav Nyquist 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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× The coffin of Santa Fe High School shooting victim Sabika Sheikh, 17, is carried during her funeral service in Stafford, Texas, on May, 20, 2018. Sheikh was an exchange student from Pakistan. / AFP PHOTO / Brendan Smialowski

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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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× Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak speaks to members of media as he leaves the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Office in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Najib was interrogated Tuesday over a corruption scandal that could lead to criminal charges against him as the country's new anti-graft chief said investigations into the case were suppressed by intimidation during Najib's rule. (AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf)

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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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× (180522) -- PUTRAJAYA, May 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak arrives at Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) headquarters in Putrajaya, Malaysia, May 22, 2018. Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak arrived at the country's anti-corruption body here on Tuesday for an investigation related to the state investment company 1MDB. (Xinhua/Chong Voon Chung)(gj)