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Hepatitis E hits Omusati

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 27 May 2018

ANALUSHWA, 27 MAY (NAMPA) – Ten cases of Hepatitis E have been confirmed in the Omusati Region, while 41 people are under observation after showing symptoms of the disease.
This was disclosed to Nampa by Omusati Governor, Erginus Endjala in a telephonic interview on Sunday.
Endjala said five cases of Hepatitis E were confirmed at the Tsandi District Hospital, located near the Uukwaluudhi Royal Homestead.
Outapi State Hospital is said to have confirmed three cases, and the origin of the remaining two confirm ...


Nujoma urges Namibians to appreciate cultural heritage

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 27 May 2018

ONALUSHWA, 27 MAY (NAMPA) – Founding President and Omagongo Annual Cultural Festival patron, Sam Nujoma said Namibian communities need to appreciate cultural heritage that defines their contribution to intercultural dialogue and sustenance of the ways of life.
Nujoma said this whilst officiating at the celebration of the 2018 Omagongo Cultural Festival hosted by Omukwaniilwa (king) of Uukwaluudhi, Josia Shikongo Taapopi at his royal house at Onalushwa village in the Omusati Region’s Tsandi Constituency on S ...

Nearly 1 000 take part in Otjiwarongo clean-up

OTJIWARONGO, 25 MAY (NAMPA) - Nearly 1 000 people turned up for the national clean-up campaign at Otjiwarongo on Friday. MS/AS NAMPA

Residents respond well to national clean-up campaign

Road safety campaign held at Otavi District

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× ONALUSHWA, 26 May 2018 - Women displaying clay pots of omagongo during the 2018 Omagongo Annual Cultural Festival at the Uukwaluudhi Royal House on Saturday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× (180527) -- PARIS, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain returns a shot during the men's singles first round match against Jozef Kovalik of Slovakia at the French Open Tennis Tournament 2018 in Paris, France on May 27, 2018. Pablo Carreno Busta won 3-1. (Xinhua/Chen Yichen)

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× Demonstrators take part in a protest march against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's government in Managua, Nicaragua May 26, 2018.Picture taken May 26, 2018.REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas

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× WINDHOEK, 25 May 2018 - Namibia Correctional Service members and community members taking part in the national clean-up campaign in Windhoek Friday (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× ONALUSHWA, 26 May 2018 - Women displaying clay pots of omagongo during the 2018 Omagongo Annual Cultural Festival at the Uukwaluudhi Royal House on Saturday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× ONALUSHWA, 26 May 2018 - Founding President and Patron of the Omagongo Cultural Festivals, Sam Nujoma. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× A child watches as a man casts his ballot at a polling station set up at a convention centre as Colombians vote for a new president in Bogota, Colombia, May 27, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

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× (180527) -- PARIS, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain returns a shot during the men's singles first round match against Jozef Kovalik of Slovakia at the French Open Tennis Tournament 2018 in Paris, France on May 27, 2018. Pablo Carreno Busta won 3-1. (Xinhua/Chen Yichen)