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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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× 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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× FARC leader Rodrigo Londono, better known as Timoleon "Timochenko" Jimenez, former presidential candidate for the Common Alternative Revolutionary Force (FARC) political party, castst his vote at a polling station in Bogota during presidential elections in Colombia on May 27, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Diana SANCHEZ

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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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× Ireland's Sam Bennett celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the last stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, in Rome, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

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× OTJIWARONGO, 11 May 2018 -The Otjozondjupa Regional Council office park's phase two under construction at Otjiwarongo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 17 May 2018 - Minister of Education, Arts and Culture Katrina Hanse-Himarwa addressing stakeholders at the launch of the Global Education Monitoring Report which was released by Unesco. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× A woman votes during the presidential election in Medellin, Colombia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Luis Benavides)

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× Ivan Duque, presidential candidate with the Democratic Center party, casts his vote, accompanied by his children during the presidential election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)