Kunene region

Regional joint military exercise underway in Kunene

by editor1 / Aug 23, 2017 / 0 comments

A military exercise, or war games, is the employment of military resources in training for military operations, either exploring the effects of warfare or testing strategies without actual combat.

Teenage pregnancy rife in Kunene Region

by editor1 / Aug 14, 2017 / 0 comments

Teenage pregnancies in the Kunene Region are unacceptably high despite family planning services offered at health facilities.

Kunene communities illegally occupy land meant for conservancies

by editor1 / Jul 22, 2017 / 0 comments

About 100 households who migrated with their animals from northern part of the Kunene Region are said to be illegally settled in at least eight conservancies in the southern parts of the region.

Health care facility opened to serve rural communities of Kunene

by editor1 / Apr 22, 2017 / 0 comments

A multi-million-dollar health care facility has been opened to serve the rural communities in the Kunene Region.

Snake kills baby in Epupa

by editor / Jan 19, 2017 / 0 comments
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Namibian Sun

An 11-month-old baby died on Thursday morning after being bitten by a snake at the Omirora village in the Epupa Constituency of the Kunene Region. Acting Crime Investigations Coordinator, Detective Chief Inspector Paavo Iyambo told Nampa Thursday afternoon the baby boy was sleeping in a hut with his mother when he was bitten by a snake between 04h00 and 05h00.

Schools in Kunene region struggling to keep up with demand for space for learners

by editor / Jan 11, 2017 / 0 comments

Schools in Kunene region are struggling to keep up with the demand for space for learners as some are forced to accommodate double the amount of children.

Residents of Epupa village plead for completion of clinic

by editor / Jan 04, 2017 / 0 comments

Residents of Epupa village in the Kunene Region have appealed to government to complete work on their clinic which has been under construction for the past four years.

Peace returns to Epupa Camp

by editor / Jan 03, 2017 / 0 comments

The situation has returned to normal at Epupa Camp in the Kunene Region.

Parched and starving elephants terrorize locals

by editor / Nov 20, 2016 / 0 comments

Hungry and thirsty elephants are stampeding through villages and terrorising the locals along the Erongo and Kunene borders.

Kunene rhino poachers back in court on different charges

by editor / Sep 29, 2016 / 0 comments
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The four men who were recently imprisoned for rhino poaching in the Kunene Region, appeared in the Opuwo Magistrate's Court on Tuesday on different charges of poaching. They are 30-year-old Samuel Gideon, 34-year-old Ndume Johannes Nakakuwa, 28-year-old Uaparakana Kapuree and Maverukiruakuune Tjiyazembua, who is 22.