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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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× EENHANA, 14 May 2018 - Eenhana mayor Amos Nangolo (R) and the chairperson of the council's management committee, Julia Shikongo pictured during the tabling of their 2018/19 budget. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 11 May 2018 - The co-ordinating officer of the regional clean-up campaign and Otjozondjupa Sustainable Waste Management Forum (Oswam), Lydia Kazapua speaks about the cleaning campaign planned for 25 May this year. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Members of the Venezuelan community in Peru protest against the presidential election in their country, in the surroundings of the Venezuelan embassy in Lima, on May 20, 2018. Despite the fact that almost 300,000 Venezuelans have migrated to Peru, only some 600 of them are able to vote as the embassy's electoral register has not been updated since 2012 forbidding those who arrived after this date to vote. / AFP PHOTO / Luka GONZALES

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× FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018, file photo, Simon Pagenaud, of France, drives during a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Chevrolet engines have powered some of IndyCar’s biggest winners over the last six years. 2016 series champ Simon Pagenaud knows Chevrolet and Honda engines well. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

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× OTAVI - North West Stream First Division campaigners, Touch & Go Football Club from Otavi. (Photo: Contributed)

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× Spanish matador Juan Jose Padilla performs a muleta pass on a Nunez Del Cuvillo fighting bull on May 20, 2018 during the Nimes Pentecost Feria, southern France. / AFP PHOTO / PASCAL GUYOT

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× (180522) -- ILI, May 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Aerial photo taken on May 21, 2018 shows paddy fields at Tuohaiyi Village of Chapchal Sibo Autonomous County under Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. (Xinhua/Hu Huhu) (ly)

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× Residents sleep on a building pavement, to escape heat and frequent power outage in their residence area Karachi, Pakistan May 22, 2018. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY