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Drunk mother allegedly suffocates baby in her sleep

by editor / Aug 16, 2016 / 0 comments
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A month-old baby girl has suffocated to death at Safari residential area of Rundu in East Kavango region. She was asleep on the same bed as her mother, who was allegedly under the influence of alcohol on Saturday.

Youth urged to be involved in the battle against climate change

by editor / Aug 16, 2016 / 0 comments
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A young environmental activist says the youth need to be involved in the battle against climate change and environmental degradation. Deon Shekuza raised the concern that with the adverse impacts of drought, the land capacity will be unable to meet food security, water and nutrition demands.

Fisheries and Marine Resources Minister promotes local fish trade to improve food security

by editor / Aug 16, 2016 / 0 comments
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The Fisheries and Marine Resources Minister is promoting local fish trade to improve food security. Bernhard Esau says his ministry and the fishing industry are, therefore, committed to a strategy on rewarding right holders, who sell more fish locally.

Namibia achieved success in enhancing education sector at all levels

by editor / Aug 16, 2016 / 0 comments
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Namibia has achieved success in enhancing the education sector at all levels, but there is still room for improvement. Higher Education Minister Itah Kandjii-Murangi made the remark at a meeting with //Karas regional and local authority Councillors and the Education Directorate representatives at Keetmanshoop on Monday.

The Republic of Congo marks its 56th independence anniversary.

by editor / Aug 16, 2016 / 0 comments

The Republic of Congo marked its 56th independence anniversary on Sunday. The main activities took place at Madingou town, 300 kilometres outside Brazzaville in a bid to boost the economy of the town by luring potential investors there.

The Battle of Ohamakari commemorated.

by editor / Aug 16, 2016 / 0 comments
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Ovaherero, Ovambanderu and Namas from Namibia, Botswana and South Africa, gathered near Okakarara at the weekend for the 112th commemoration of the Battle of Ohamakari. The Leader of the Ovaherero Traditional Authority, Advocate Vekuii Rukoro said at the occasion that, the affected communities were entitled to restorative justice by Germany in the form of reparations.

Countries to be assisted in developing National Drought Management policies.

by editor / Aug 16, 2016 / 0 comments

The African Drought Conference underway in Windhoek is expected to draw up a detailed framework to help different countries in developing National Drought Management policies. Currently, some countries affected by the drought have designed programmes and policies on managing drought more effectively.

Heroes day to be commemorated in the Erongo Region

by editor / Aug 15, 2016 / 0 comments

2016's Heroes day will be commemorated at the town of Walvis Bay in the Erongo Region next week Friday.

No mortuary at Sesfontein settlement

by editor / Aug 15, 2016 / 0 comments

The Sesfontein settlement has been without a mortuary for the past seven years.

The annual Tulikonge Cultural Festival of the Mafwe community celebrated

by editor / Aug 15, 2016 / 0 comments
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Some learners in the Kongola Constituency of Zambezi region are still collecting water from crocodile-infested rivers, due to water shortages at their schools.

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