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News Namibia » Oshana: Namibia: Hostel Learners On Empty Stomachs As Invoices Pile Up

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Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

Albertina Nakale — Ongwediva/Windhoek-School hostels in Omusati and Oshana regions have run out of food, and yesterday senior officials at the education ministry held urgent meetings on how to redeem the N$30 million unpaid invoices submitted by the ...

News Namibia » Oshana: Young HIV activist determined to reach out

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Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

MEET the youngest HIV activist in the history of Namibia. She joined Tonata People Living With and ... support groups of people living with and affected by HIV in the Omusati, Oshana, Oshikoto and Ohangwena regions. Her mother moved with Helena to Okongo ...

News Namibia » Oshana: Northern Namibia hit by clean water shortage

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Publication date: Friday 28 April 2017

WINDHOEK, April 29 (Xinhua) -- Namibia's northern parts are currently experiencing ... According to Shigwedha, the situation has forced NamWater to resort to harvesting the Oshana waters for purification. "While this option has somehow worked better ...

News Namibia » Oshana: Namibia's 'Dog-Headed Pig Monster' Spurs Witchcraft Debate

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Publication date: onday 27 February 2012

"This must be the work of black magic," an official in the Oshana region of northern Namibia told the Informante newspaper. Regional Councilor Andreas Mundjindi said residents have spotted the beast chasing dogs and goats, and a young man said it tried to ...

News Namibia » Oshana: Over 1000 people affected by flood in Namibia

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Publication date: hursday 06 April 2017

Rising water levels and flooding in the northern parts of Namibia have affected about 1,500 people, Prime Minister (PM) Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila said on Thursday. The PM told parliament that the water levels in Oshana were increasing from the Cuvelai ...

News Namibia » Oshana: Namibia war veterans vow to press SA for war compensation, benefits for ex-Koevoet, Territorial Force vets

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Publication date: uesday 16 October 2012

The Namibia War Veterans Trust says it has registered nearly 20 ... have registered more than 20 000 ex-combatants in Otjozondupa, Oshana, Erongo, Khomas, Kunene and Kavango regions and are set to proceed to Karas, Hardap and Omaheke.

News Namibia » Oshana: Namibia bans trading of live birds

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Publication date: onday 24 October 2016

Oshana, Ohangwena and Oshikoto, in the north of the country. According to the ministry, this is not the first time New Castle disease is being reported in Namibia, the magnitude of the current outbreak has not been seen in the country for a long time.

News Namibia » Oshana: Stubborn floodwaters will stay up to six months

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Publication date: Wednesday 13 April 2011

with more than 100 health mobile outreach points made inaccessible due to damaged roads and bridges," Namibia's Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS) and the WHO said in a joint statement on 13 April 2011. "In Omusati and Oshana regions alone ...

News Namibia » Oshana: Armyworms Invading Namibia, Crops Threatened

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Publication date: Saturday 16 February 2008

The armyworms are on the march on in Namibia. Thousands upon thousands of these insect larvae are moving towards the crops, especially millet, that regional farmers depend upon. Armyworms are marching on the Oshana region of Namibia and they are a serious ...

News Namibia » Oshana: Namibia intensifies circumcision drive to curb HIV

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Publication date: hursday 11 May 2017

In efforts to combat and curb the HIV pandemic in Namibia, the Ministry of Health has embarked on a circumcision campaign during May 8-18 in the Oshana, Zambezi and Erongo Regions. The health ministry launched the Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC ...