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Namibia’s COVID-19 cases at 412

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 05 July 2020

WINDHOEK, 05 JUL (NAMPA) – The Minister of Health and Social Service, Dr. Kalumbi Shangula, on Sunday announced 38 new positive Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases.
During the COVID-19 update on Sunday, Shangula said the new cases include one from Engela in the Ohangwena Region while the rest are from Walvis Bay in the Erongo Region.
“The one from Engela is a 25-year female who travelled from Walvis Bay on 17 June 2020 and was put in quarantine on 25 June. A specimen was taken from her on 26 June 2020,” Shangula ...


Man dies in accident outside Opuwo

Written by Uakutura Kambaekua on 05 July 2020

OPUWO, 05 JUL (NAMPA) – A 20-year-old man died on the scene after the vehicle he was driving overturned outside Opuwo at Ovinjange village on Saturday.
Namibian Police Force Kunene Regional Traffic Coordinator, Chief Inspector Moses Horaseb told Nampa on Sunday that the accident happened at around 17h30 on Saturday.
He said at the time of the accident, the deceased was driving the Mazda pick-up without a driver’s license with two other occupants when he lost control of the vehicle which overturned, killing ...

Agriculture in Namibia has an image problem: Ndatulumukwa

WINDHOEK, 05 JUL (NAMPA) - Founder and Executive Chairperson of the Youth in Agriculture, Haikali Ndatulumukwa said agriculture in Namibia has an image problem as the youth are reluctant to pursue a career in that sector. Ndatulumukwa was speaking at the COVID-19 Communication Centre on Sunday. (Video Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA TV

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× GOBABIS, 22 June 2020 - NPC Director General,Obeth Kandjoze signs COVID-19 entry book at Epako high school in Gobabis, Deputy Minister of Education, Arts and Culture, Faustina Caley waits behind him. (Photo by: Elvi Haihambo) NAMPA

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× (200706) -- BARCELONA, July 6, 2020 (Xinhua) -- RCD Espanyol's David Lopez reacts at the end of a Spanish league football match between RCD Espanyol and Leganes in Barcelona, Spain, July 5, 2020. (Photo by Joan Gosa/Xinhua)

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× (200706) -- MILAN, July 6, 2020 (Xinhua) -- FC Inter's Romelu Lukaku (L) celebrates his goal during a Serie A football match between FC Inter and Bologna in Milan, Italy, July 5, 2020. (Photo by Daniele Mascolo/Xinhua)

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× RUACANA, 27 May 2020 - Members of the Ruacana Assistance Team, Jona Kandju (L) and Tjambeni Jonas (R) hand over a COVID-19 food donation to the Omusati regional councillor for the Ruacana Constituency, Andreas Shintama , while Uukolonkadhi senior traditional councillor, Hilma Mulumendu looks on. (Photo: Contributed)

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× OTJIWARONGO, 30 June 2020 - The Otjozondjupa Regional Governor, James Uerikua (R) speaks at a daylong courtesy visit he made to the Municipality of Otjiwarongo on Tuesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× A girl wears a face mask with images of Houston native and Army soldier Vanessa GuillĂ©n while attending a vigil Sunday, July 5, 2020, in Houston.Army investigators have identified the body of a soldier who vanished more than two months ago from a base in Texas, according to a lawyer for the soldier's family. Remains found last week buried near Fort Hood belong to GuillĂ©n and Army officials informed her family in Houston Sunday, attorney Natalie Khawam told The Associated Press. (Godofredo A. Vásquez/Houston Chronicle via AP)

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× Police officers stand guard during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, U.S. July 5, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

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× (200705) -- ESSEN (GERMANY), July 5, 2020 (Xinhua) -- A model wearing a face mask presents a wedding dress at the European Bridal Week trade fair in Essen, Germany, July 5, 2020. The European Bridal Week, an international bridal trade fair, is held here from July 4 to 6 with strict COVID-19 control and prevention measures. (Photo by Tang Ying/Xinhua)