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Families in Ohangwena empowered with goats

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Local News

In its quest to improve the livelihoods of rural communities, the Ohangwena Regional Council, through its rural services division, has handed over 180 goats worth N$500 000 to 36 families. According to council spokesperson...

Don't eat marula worms

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Local News

The ministry of agriculture has urged people in northern Namibia not to eat the caterpillars that feed on marula tree leaves because they do not fall under the group of edible worms. The ministry...

Coronavirus: Nkurenkuru tells residents to keep safe

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Local News

To curb the spread of the coronavirus, the Nkurenkuru town council said it has informed all its residents to take precautionary measures to keep themselves safe. CEO Petrus Sindimba told Nampa on Monday the council...

Klein Piet desperate for a job

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Local News

A 37-year-old man from Grootfontein in the Otjozondjupa Region desperately wants a job to improve his life as he is tired of living at the mercy of his in-laws.Klein Piet Petrus from Grootfontein's Blikkiesdorp informal...

Ohangwena registers increase in malaria cases

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Health

The Ohangwena Region has registered an increase in malaria cases, with 1 106 confirmed positive cases and two deaths between January to 15 March this year, compared to a total of 610 cases registered last...

Standard Bank donates to Ohangwena pupils

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Education

A group of 76 learners from two schools in the Ohangwena Region benefited from a donation of uniforms from Standard Bank Namibia valued at N$20...

Mbambo urges coronavirus vigilance

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Health

As part of the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, Kavango East regional governor Samuel Mbambo has called upon the inhabitants of his region to adhere...

Farmers want weekend auctions back

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Agriculture

Farmers in the northern communal areas (NCA) are not happy with the agriculture ministry's decision to move auctions from weekends to weekdays, saying this has...

NSSU worried about 2019 sport calendar

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Sports

The Namibia School Sport Union is hoping that the Covid-19 pandemic will not affect the entire year's sport development programme. NSSU vice-president Remigius Iyambo said...

Rundu sports tourney postponed

3 months ago - 25 March 2020 | Sports

The long-anticipated annual Florinu Guesthouse sports tournament at Rundu, which had been scheduled for the Independence Day weekend, was postponed to the end of May...

Stingy businesses, parents scolded

4 months ago - 26 February 2020 | Local News

Kavango East education director Fanuel Kapapero says it is a shame for learners to endure harsh conditions at schools and hostels while businesses and well-off...

NCT opens purse to education

4 months ago - 26 February 2020 | Local News

The Namibian Community Trust (NCT) this month officially handed over a fully furnished four-classroom block and erected a fence at Pandureni Combined School in Kavango...

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Rising from the ashes

4 months ago - 26 February 2020 | Local News

A welder from Ndiyona village in Kavango East, who previously spent nine years at home doing nothing after failing matric, has called on unemployed youth...

Desperate for a job

4 months ago - 26 February 2020 | Local News

Three men from Divundu in the Kavango East Region who are desperate to secure employment say they are willing to accept any job to put...

Livestock auctions the best option...

4 months ago - 26 February 2020 | Local News

Former cabinet minister Helmut Angula has advised those in the Northern Communal Areas (NCA) who would like to earn an income from livestock farming to...

'You reap what you sow'

4 months ago - 26 February 2020 | Local News

Two siblings from Utokota village in the Kavango East Region have called on fellow subsistence farmers to work hard in their mahangu fields following good...

Heavy rains halt soccer training

4 months ago - 26 February 2020 | Local News

Soccer training has grounded to a halt in the Kavango regions after heavy rains consistently soaked sports fields, affecting both amateur and semi-professional teams.Ewi lyaNooli...

From China with love

7 months ago - 27 November 2019 | Local News

A group of 13 Chinese-owned businesses and six individuals, operating under the banner of the Putian Love Team, recently handed donations worth N$180 000 to...

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