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Swapo extraordinary congress slated for 30 November to 1 December

by editor1 / Nov 13, 2018 / 0 comments

Swapo secretary general (SG) Sophia Shaningwa on Tuesday announced that the party will hold its extraordinary congress, as decided at last year's congress, from 30 November to 1 December.

Otjimbingwe murder suspect appears in court for drug possession

by editor1 / Nov 13, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

A 22-year-old man accused of murder, kidnapping and theft at Otjimbingwe appeared in the Rundu Magistrate's Court today.

UNAM, unions sign agreement to end strike

by editor1 / Nov 12, 2018 / 0 comments
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Unam

-UNAM and trade unions NAPWU and NANTU agreed to a once-off cash payment equivalent to 5% of seven months’ basic salary payable to all staff members within the bargaining unit on 14 December and those who are still in the employment of Unam at the time of signing of the agreement.

Erongo farmers continue to feel the pinch of the prolonged drought

by editor1 / Nov 12, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-Farmers in the Erongo Region continue to feel the pinch of the prolonged drought.

SADC health ministers agree to strengthen capacity at district level

by editor1 / Nov 12, 2018 / 0 comments
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SADC Secretariat

-SADC Ministers of Health have agreed to strengthen capacity at district levels as well as train junior medical officers to gain the necessary skills for surgical interventions.

South African military veterans in Namibia on five-day study tour

by editor1 / Nov 12, 2018 / 0 comments

-A five-member delegation of the Advisory Council on Military Veterans of South Africa is in Namibia on a five-day study tour.

Ambassador Grace Uushona appointed PS to the Presidency

by editor1 / Nov 12, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-Namibia's current ambassador to Angola, Grace Uushona has been appointed as Permanent Secretary to the Presidency.

Anthrax outbreak in Sesfontein Constituency

by editor1 / Nov 12, 2018 / 0 comments

-Farmers in Omiriu and Otjondumbu villages in the Sesfontein Constituency are urged to limit the movement of their livestock following an an outbreak of Anthrax.

Namibia's first-ever Safety and Security Expo scheduled for February 2019

by editor1 / Nov 12, 2018 / 0 comments
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namsafetysecurityexpo.com.na

-The first-ever Safety and Security Expo is scheduled to take place in February next year.

Treat patients with respect and dignity - Health Minister

by editor1 / Nov 12, 2018 / 0 comments
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SADC Secretariat

-Health and Social Services Minister Bernard Haufiku has reiterated his call on health workers to treat patients with respect and dignity.

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