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Swimmers shine on day three as boxers tumble at AUSC games

Written by Maqonda Ndlovu on 08 December 2022

By Maqonda Khumbulani Ndlovu
LILONGWE, 08 DEC (NAMPA) – Namibian swimmers’ red hot form continued on Wednesday as they claimed four more medals on the third and final day of the swimming competition at the 2022 African Union Sports Council (AUSC) Region 5 games.
The last session, held at the Indoor Aquatic Swimming Pool at Kamuzu Institute for Sports in Lilongwe, saw Reza Westerduin bag a silver medal in the 200 metre (m) individual medley event, while Maja Brinkman captured bronze medal in the same event.
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Environment ministry tells charcoal producers to follow guidelines

Written by Linea Dishena on 07 December 2022

WINDHOEK, 07 DEC (NAMPA) – The Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism has urged charcoal producers countrywide to adhere to set guidelines aimed at ensuring sustainable charcoal production.
The ministry issued the appeal after some harvesters near Outjo in the Otjozondjupa Region chopped down old Mopane trees for charcoal production purposes.
A media statement issued on Wednesday by the ministry’s spokesperson, Romeo Muyunda, said the harvesters have been fined for cutting down seven Mopane trees t ...

Environment ministry tells charcoal producers to follow guidelines

WINDHOEK, 07 DEC (NAMPA) – The Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism has urged charcoal producers countrywide to adhere to set guidelines aimed at ensuring sustainable charcoal production. (Video: Lydia Pitiri)

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× LILONGWE, 03 December 2022 – Frieda Kenda of Namibia’s Under-17 national girls’ team chases the ball during the Baby Gladiators’ match against South Africa at the African Union Sports Council (AUSC) Region 5 Games at the Bingu International Stadium in Lilongwe, Malawi. (Photo by: Maqonda Khumbulani Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× EDITORS NOTE: Graphic content / Palestinian mourners attend the funeral procession of Muhajid Mahmoud Hamed, in the village of Silwad, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, on December 8, 2022. - Israeli forces killed the Palestinian in the occupied West Bank, Palestinian officials said, following what the Israeli army said was a drive-by shooting at a military post. (Photo by AHMAD GHARABLI / AFP)

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× LILONGWE, 03 December 2022 – Namibia’s Under-17 national girls team line up before their game against South Africa at the African Union Sports Council (AUSC) Region 5 Games at the Bingu International Stadium in Lilongwe, Malawi. (Photo by: Maqonda Khumbulani Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 30 November 2022 - Otjiwarongo Mayor, Gottlieb Shivute. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× (221208) -- HARBIN, Dec. 8, 2022 (Xinhua) -- Workers are seen at the construction site of the Harbin Ice-Snow World, a renowned seasonal theme park opening every winter, in Harbin, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, Dec. 7, 2022. (Xinhua/Wang Jianwei)

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× A woman waits in the arrival hall of the Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong on December 8, 2022. - Hong Kong government announced that mandatory quarantine for infected persons and self-monitor period for arrivals will be shortened to five days from December 8, while all the other social restrictions remain the same despite relaxation of rules in mainland China. (Photo by ISAAC LAWRENCE / AFP)