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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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× OTJIWARONGO, 25 May 2018 - Otjozondjupa Governor Otto Ipinge (R) leads a group of residents in the DRC informal settlement during the clean-up on Friday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× (180527) -- LARISSA, May 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A performer participates in the 4th Puppet Theatre Festival in Larissa, Greece, May 26, 2018. The festival attracted puppet making workshops for all ages, interactive storytellers and puppet theatre troupes from around Greece. (Xinhua/Apostolos Domalis) (srb)

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× WINDHOEK, 26 May 2018 - Action between Khomas NamPol (yellow) and PC Blue Boys (blue) in the Southern Stream First Division match played at the Sam Nujoma Stadium. NamPol won the game 5-2. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× Handball - Men's EHF Champions League Final - HBC Nantes vs Montpellier HB - Lanxess Arena, Cologne, Germany - May 27, 2018. Montpellier HB goalkeeper Vincent Gerard reacts. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 25 May 2018 - (From left) Petrus Kooper, chief of the Ka-//khaun; Minister of Education, Arts and Culture Katrina Hanse-Himarwa and Deputy Minister of Sport, Youth and National Services Agnes Tjongarero pictured at the official opening of the Nama Cultural Festival on Friday. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 12 May 2016 - Khomas (in purple) and Kavango East under-19 players in the final of the National Youth Games at the United Trusco Netball courts in Olympia. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.

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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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× Colombian presidential candidate German Vargas Lleras, for the Cambio Radical party, votes at a polling station in Bogota during presidential elections in Colombia on May 27, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Guillermo MUNOZ