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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, 21 May 2018 - Participants in the Special Olympics Namibia 'training the trainer' workshop pictured during the opening of the workshop at the Football for Hope Centre in Katutura. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× The prototype of an autonomous weeding machine by Swiss start-up ecoRobotix is pictured during tests on a sugar beet field near Bavois, Switzerland May 18, 2018. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

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× Former Lovapent managing director Rainer Schaller talks to his lawyer 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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× China's Minister of Public Security Zhao Kezhi, right, and Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Secretary-General Rashid Alimo attend a news conference after a plenary meeting of the SCO security secretary summit in Beijing, China, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. (Jason Lee/Pool Photo via AP)

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× Thai policemen, foreground, block a van of Thai pro-democracy protester during a gathering to mark the fourth anniversary of the military take-over of government in Bangkok, Thailand, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Police in the Thai capital blocked a march by pro-democracy activists protesting four years of military rule and calling for elections this year. About 3,200 police officers were deployed Tuesday to prevent the dozens of protesters from marching from in Bangkok.(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)

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× In this May 19, 2018, photo, a welder works on a steel pipe in a factory in Qidong in eastern China's Jiangsu province. The U.S. government has hiked import tariffs on some steel imports from Vietnam that they said originated in China and evaded anti-dumping duties on Chinese steel. (Chinatopix via AP)

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× The U.S. guided-missile destroyer USS Milius (DDG69) arrives to join Forward Deployed Naval Forces at the U.S. naval base in Yokosuka, Japan May 22, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato