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Farmers advised to utilise opportunities provided by the rain to produce livestock feeds

by editor1 / Feb 17, 2021 / 0 comments

-The Agricultural Bank of Namibia (Agribank) is advising farmers to utilise opportunities provided by the rain to produce livestock feeds.

Regions urged to develop their areas to control and curb rural-urban migration

by editor1 / Feb 16, 2021 / 0 comments
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-Regional leaderships are urged to develop their towns and areas to control and curb rural-urban migration.

UNAM, MEATCO sign research agreement

by editor1 / Feb 16, 2021 / 0 comments
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-The University of Namibia (UNAM) has signed a five-year agreement with MeatCo, which will enable animal science research students pursuing masters and PHDs to assist MeatCo with relevant research in identified areas.

Erongo Governor asks ACC to investigate COVID-19 School Infrastructure Grant

by editor1 / Feb 16, 2021 / 0 comments
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-Erongo Governor, Neville Andre has submitted a request to the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to launch an investigation into alleged mismanagement of funds allocated for renovating schools in the region to conform with COVID-19 requirements.

High livestock prices a major obstacle for farmers who want to restock

by editor1 / Feb 16, 2021 / 0 comments
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-High market prices for livestock is currently a major obstacle for farmers who are looking to restock. Chief marketing officer at the Meat Board of Namibia, Desmond Cloete says prices rose by almost 50% and this has made it difficult for farmers to buy reproductive herds.

Body of 12-year-old boy who drowned at Walvis Bay on Sunday washed out on the beach

by editor1 / Feb 16, 2021 / 0 comments

-The body of the 12-year-old boy, Isai Weyulu, who drowned at Walvis Bay's Independence Beach on Sunday, was recovered after it washed out on the beach yesterday.

High Court dismisses Presidency's application to have AR land case removed

by editor1 / Feb 16, 2021 / 0 comments

-High Court Judge Orben Sibeya has dismissed with cost an application by the Presidency, in which it objected to the hearing of a case between the Affirmative Repositioning (AR) and Government, regarding promises to service plots.

Eenhana gets aquifer water supply infrastructure

by editor1 / Feb 16, 2021 / 0 comments
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-Agriculture, Water and Land Reform Minister, Calle Schlettwein on Monday officially inaugurated the 5 000 cubic metre storage reservoir and defluoridation plant at Eenhana.

NBC meets with parties contesting the re-run of the local authority elections

by editor1 / Feb 15, 2021 / 0 comments

-The NBC met with all the six political parties contesting in the re-run of the local authority elections in Stampriet, Aroab, Koes and the Mariental rural Constituency to discuss the allocation of airtime.

A lack of proper ablution facilities in Outjo informal settlements riles residents

by editor1 / Feb 15, 2021 / 0 comments

-A lack of proper ablution facilities in some informal settlements at Outjo has become a cause for concern with residents calling on the local and regional councillors to address the matter with urgency.

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