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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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× Nantes's Ludovic Fabregas and Montpellier's Cyril Dumoulin vie for the ball during the Final match HBC Nantes vs HB Montpellier at the EHF Pokal men's Champions League Final Four competition on May 27, 2018 in Cologne, western Germany. / AFP PHOTO / Patrik STOLLARZ

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× Gustavo Petro, presidential candidate for Colombia Humana, waves before voting in the presidential election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)

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× German driver Wilhelm Paal celebrates winning Elitloppet 2018 at Solvalla Racetrack in Stockholm, Sweden, May 27, 2018. Christine Olsson/TT News Agency via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN

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× WINDHOEK, 25 May 2018 - Nine-year-old Natangwe Mutauluki participates in the clean-up campaign in Goreangab. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 17 May 2018 - UNAM Football Club coach Ronny Kanalelo (L) and Bobby Samaria of African Stars pose for a picture with the Debmarine Namibia trophy during the kit handover ahead of the two teams’ clash in the final. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 25 May 2018 - Nine-year-old Natangwe Mutauluki participates in the clean-up campaign in Goreangab. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× Pink jersey Britain's rider of team Sky Christopher Froome (3rdL) crosses with teammates the finish line of the 21st and last stage of the 101st Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race, on May 27, 2018 in Rome. Britain's Chris Froome completed a sensational comeback to win the Giro d'Italia on Sunday for a rare Grand Tour treble after the 21st and final stage in Rome. Froome, 33, became the first Briton to win the race in the Giro's 101-year history after the 115km closed circuit race through the streets of the Italian capital. / AFP PHOTO / LUK BENIES