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COVID-19: Namibia records 120 new cases and four deaths

Written by Elvi Haihambo on 05 May 2021

WINDHOEK, 05 MAY (NAMPA) – Namibia on Wednesday recorded 120 new COVID-19 cases and four new deaths, bringing the total number of deaths to 667.
This is according to Minister of Health and Social Services Dr Kalumbi Shangula, who said the new deaths were recorded in the Walvis Bay, Windhoek and Otjiwarongo districts.
The deaths involved three men and a woman aged between 56 and 71 years and they all had comorbidities.
The cases had a gender distribution of 72 females and 48 males, with the youngest being ei ...


NBFI sector assets increased to N.dollars 331 billion in third quarter of 2020: NAMFISA

Written by Rodney Pienaar on 05 May 2021

WINDHOEK, 05 MAY (NAMPA) – The non-banking financial institutions sector’s assets increased, both on a quarterly and annual basis, to N.dollars 331.2 billion during the third quarter of 2020, the Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (Namfisa) has indicated.
The information is contained in Namfisa’s quarterly statistical report for the third quarter of 2020, which was issued on Monday.
It said the increase in assets is mainly due to improved performance in the equity markets after uncertainti ...

Cassinga survivors commemorate Cassinga Day

WINDHOEK, 04 MAY (NAMPA) – A group of Cassinga survivors on Tuesday laid a wreath at Heroes Acre to mark the 43rd commemoration of the Cassinga massacre. (Video by: Josephina Simeon) NAMPA TV

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× GAM, 01 May 2021 - The Maharero Royal Traditional Authority Chief, Tjinani Maharero speaks on Saturday at Gam to commemorate the event that marked the repatriation day of about 7 000 Hereros from Botswana to Namibia in 1993. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Uruguay's Nacional Argentine Gonzalo Bergessio (C) and Chile's Universidad Catolica Argentine goalkeeper Matias Dituro vie for te ball during their Copa Libertadores football tournament group stage match at the San Carlos de Apoquindo Stadium in Santiago on May 5, 2021. (Photo by MARTIN BERNETTI / AFP)

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× Argentina's Talleres de Cordoba Colombian Diego Valoyes (L) celebrates after scoring against Brazil's Red Bull Bragantino during the Copa Sudamericana football tournament group stage match at the Nabi Abi Chedid Stadium in Braganca Paulista, Brazil, on May 5, 2021. (Photo by NELSON ALMEIDA / AFP)

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× (210506) -- MADRID, May 6, 2021 (Xinhua) -- Rafael Nadal (L) of Spain greets with his compatriot Carlos Alcaraz after the men's singles round of 32 match at Madrid Open in Madrid, Spain, May 5, 2021. (Xinhua/Meng Dingbo)

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× GAM, 01 May 2021 - The Maharero Royal Traditional Authority Chief, Tjinani Maharero speaks on Saturday at Gam to commemorate the event that marked the repatriation day of about 7 000 Hereros from Botswana to Namibia in 1993. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Houston Rockets forward Anthony Lamb, middle, puts up a shot between Philadelphia 76ers guards Tyrese Maxey (0) and Isaiah Joe (7), and forward Paul Reed (44) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, May 5, 2021, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke, Pool)

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× May 5, 2021; San Diego, California, USA; San Diego Padres center fielder Trent Grisham (L) is congratulated by shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. (R) after scoring a run on a two-RBI single by second baseman Jake Cronenworth (not pictured) against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the sixth inning at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports

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× OTJIWARONGO, 27 April 2021 - Otjiwarongo Constituency councillor, Marlayn Mbakera (left), B2Gold Mine Managing Director, Mark Dawe (middle) and Karundu Primary School principal, Julia Chaka at the event that marked the inauguration of the newly constructed school hall of the Karundu Primary School in Otjiwarongo on Tuesday morning. (Photo: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA