Oshikoto region

Oshikoto NamPol records three accidents

by editor1 / Aug 27, 2017 / 0 comments

Three accidents occurred in less than 48 hours on the road between Oshivelo and Ondangwa, in the Oshikoto Region, from Wednesday.

Omatale and Padelia villages in Oshikoto receive two boreholes

by editor1 / Jul 22, 2017 / 0 comments

The community of Omatale and Padelia villages, in Nehale Lyampingana constituency of the Oshikoto Region, received two boreholes to have access to clean drinking water.

#BusinessToday | Brick making academy targeting unemployed youths opens in Oshikoto

by editor1 / Mar 30, 2017 / 0 comments

A brick making academy targeting unemployed youths to become self-sustainable and not dependent on government handouts, has opened in the Oshikoto Region.

Boy sodomised at Omadhiya Village

by editor / Jan 30, 2017 / 0 comments

An 11-year-old boy was allegedly sodomised by a 20-year-old man at the Omadhiya village on Sunday. The suspect was arrested at the Onakahama village in the Oshikoto Region on the same day.

Car accidents claim three lives in Oshikoto

by editor / Jan 30, 2017 / 0 comments

Two people died on the spot Monday morning when the vehicle they were travelling in overturned between Tsumeb and Tsintsabis around 06h30. Namibian Police Force Oshikoto Region Crime Investigations Coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Naomi Katjiua told Nampa there were five occupants in the vehicle, including the driver.

Man kills girlfriend, then himself

by editor / Jan 11, 2017 / 0 comments

A man committed suicide on Monday after he allegedly killed his girlfriend at Ohahati in the Oshikoto Region. The incident happened at about 13h00. Namibian Police (NamPol) spokesperson in the Oshikoto Region, Deputy Commissioner Naomi Katjiua on Tuesday stated that the 49-year-old Abner Joseph assaulted his girlfriend with sticks on the same day.

Oshikoto schools without water for a week

by editor / Oct 21, 2016 / 0 comments
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Five schools in Onkumbula Education Circuit of the Oshikoto region have been without water since Monday. The affected schools are Onkumbula, Elambo, Onamishu, Evale Combined School and Sheefeni Primary School.

Olukupa Combined School has a new hostel

by editor / Sep 06, 2016 / 0 comments

Olukupa Combined School in Nehale lya Mpingana constituency of the Oshikoto region now has a new hostel.

Boreholes to be drilled in the Nehale LyaMpingana Constituency

by editor / Aug 23, 2016 / 0 comments

Two boreholes will be drilled at a cost of more than 300 000 dollars in the Nehale LyaMpingana Constituency of the Oshikoto region to provide the communities with clean drinking water.

More than 500 makeshift classrooms in Oshikoto Region

by producers / Jul 20, 2016 / 0 comments

The Oshikoto Region faces a critical shortage of proper building infrastructure at most of its rural schools.