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Portable toilets in Windhoek's informal settlements vandalised

Written by Lydia Pitiri on 17 February 2018

WINDHOEK, 17 FEB (NAMPA) – People in Windhoek’s informal settlements are vandalising and stealing portable toilets provided to them in efforts to improve sanitation.
The toilets were erected last month in response to an outbreak of Hepatitis E, for which risk factors are linked to poor sanitation.
A case of cholera was also recorded in the capital at the end of January.
Windhoek Mayor Muesee Kazapua during the mayoral clean-up in the Moses Garoeb Constituency Saturday said the municipality and central gover ...


Hitman loses to Beltran

Written by Maqonda Ndlovu on 17 February 2018

WINDHOEK, 17 FEB (NAMPA) – Paulus ‘The Hitman’ Moses lost his World Boxing Organisation (WBO) world title fight on a unanimous decision to Ray Beltran in Reno, Nevada in the early hours of Saturday morning.
In the fight monitored by Nampa on Namibian Broadcasting Corporation Television, all three judges - Erik Cheek (116-112); Burt Clements (117-111) and Don Trella (117-111) - scored Beltran the winner by comfortable margins.
Beltran started off strongly by effectively using his right hand and land cleaner ...

Portable toilets in Windhoek's informal settlements vandalised

WINDHOEK, 17 FEB (NAMPA) – People in Windhoek’s informal settlements are vandalising and stealing portable toilets provided to them by the City of Windhoek in efforts to improve sanitation. The toilets were erected last month in response to an outbreak of Hepatitis E, for which risk factors are linked to poor sanitation. (NAMPA) LP/AS/GH (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

More than 10 cases of people conned recorded in Windhoek

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× WINDHOEK, 15 February 2018 - Godwin Tena (in red, no 20) of African Stars takes on Stanley Kamasepo (no 17) of Orlando Pirates during the opening game of the second round of the 2017/18 NPL at the Sam Nujoma Stadium. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× Namibian swimmer Matheus Angula pictured at the Kenya National Paralympic Committee (KNPC) National Open and Para Swimming Championships. (Photo: Contributed)

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× WALVIS BAY, 16 February 2018 - Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Bernhard Esau delivering the annual state of fisheries address in Walvis Bay. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× (180218) -- DOHA, Feb. 18, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic hits a return during the single's semifinal match against Caroline Wozniaki of Denmark at the 2018 WTA Qatar Open in Doha, Qatar, on Feb. 17, 2018. Petra Kvitova won 2-1. (Xinhua/Nikku)

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× WINDHOEK, 13 February 2018 - Kauzarua Karumendu (C) holds a framed photograph of the cow she received from Plecka Hengari (L) and his wife Charlotte Tjiroze-Hengari for being the best overall Grade 12 performer in the Hengari clan. (Photo: Contributed)

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× Boxing - World Boxing Super Series Semi Final - George Groves vs Chris Eubank Jr - WBA & IBO World Super-Middleweight Titles - Manchester Arena, Manchester, Britain - February 17, 2018 Chris Eubank Jr with a cut to his right eye during the fight Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge

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× WALVIS BAY, 16 February 2018 - Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Bernhard Esau delivering the annual state of fisheries address in Walvis Bay. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× Feb 17, 2018; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo throws a football during Team Stephen practice at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports