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Namibian students in China express frustration and fear through WeChat group

by editor1 / Feb 25, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Two months since the Coronavirus outbreak was first detected, Namibian students under lockdown in China have started expressing their frustration and fear through a WeChat group.

Namibian Embassy in China to establish database

by editor1 / Feb 25, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The embassy of Namibia in the People’s Republic of China is calling on parents and guardians of Namibians living in China but did not make any contact with the Namibian Embassy to advise their next of kin to contact the mission for their details to be captured.

Petition calling for Hanse-Himarwa's removal from Parliamentary Standing Committee gains momentum

by editor1 / Feb 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-An online petition calling for the removal of Former Education Minister, Katrina Hanse-Himarwa from a Parliamentary Standing Committee is gaining momentum.

Checkers, Shoprite confirm removal of all canned pilchards in tomato sauce from shelves

by editor1 / Feb 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-Checkers and Shoprite retailers operating in Namibia have confirmed the removal of canned pilchards in tomato sauce from the shelves last week.

PDMYL threatens to boycott Independence Day celebrations

by editor1 / Feb 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Popular Democratic Movement Youth League (PDMYL) says it will boycott the upcoming Independence Day celebrations, saying after 30 years of political freedom there is very little to celebrate.

PDM promises continued development in Opuwo

by editor1 / Feb 24, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) has promised continued development in Opuwo Rural should it retain the constituency.

40 Students from NIMT, Academy of Business English awarded bursaries by NTA

by editor1 / Feb 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-Forty students from the Namibia Institute of Mining and Technology's (NIMT) vocational training centres and of the Academy of Business English have been awarded bursaries by the Namibia Training Authority (NTA).

Environment Ministry deploys staff members to upgrade Etosha National Park

by editor1 / Feb 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) has taken a bold and rare step to cut cost by deploying its staff members, to upgrade and fence off the Etosha National Park boundary fence.

Baby drowns in a bucket of oshikundu

by editor1 / Feb 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-A 17-month-old baby drowned in a bucket of oshikundu at
Okafitukasisia village in the Omusati Region. Oshikundu is a traditional drink made from fermented millet (mahangu).

Egyptian doctors to offer medical care to learners

by editor1 / Feb 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-More than 30 Egyptian doctors, based in the United States of America, are in Namibia offering medical care and education to learners in the Khomas Region.

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