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Road safety efforts should be harmonised: !Owos-Oab

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 18 January 2018

KARIBIB, 18 JAN (NAMPA) - National Road Safety Council (NRSC) Chairman, Eliphas !Owos-Oab has called for the harmonisation of efforts to curb road carnage in Namibia.
In a recent interview with Nampa, !Owos-Oab said this can be realised by the unification of traffic law enforcement agencies from local authorities, the Namibian Police Force (NamPol), Roads Authority (RA) and NRSC under one umbrella.
According to !Owos-Oab, the NRSC has submitted a draft proposal in this regard to Parliament.
“Bringing the ...


OTA leadership assistance needed in repatriation effort

Written by Uerikoha Tjijombo on 18 January 2018

WINDHOEK, 18 JAN (NAMPA) - Support from the Ovaherero Traditional Authority (OTA) is needed to accelerate the repatriation of Ovaherero people from Botswana, Chief Alex Kavei from Gam has said.
Kavei’s sentiments come after John Vatjiukua Veiue, a Ovaherero who was repatriated from Botswana to Namibia, during a mass prayer session on Saturday at Okahandja urged OTA leader, Vekuii Rukoro, to support the intended repatriation of more than 4 000 remaining Ovaherero and Ovambanderu people from Botswana to Namib ...

Registration chaos at Namcol

WINDHOEK, 15 JAN (NAMPA) - Security guards used pepper spray to control hundreds of learners who crowded the entrance of the Namibian College of Open Learning (Namcol) in Windhoek Monday to register for Grade 10 and 12 subjects. (NAMPA) MM/AS/HP (Video by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA.

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× OUTAPI, 16 January 2018 - Students wait to register for Namcol classes outside the David Sheehama Secondary School in Outapi. (Photo by:Isabel Bento) NAMPA

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× A snow plow clears the road up to the Feldberg mountain near Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

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× Volunteers clear snow from spectator seats in the Ski Jumping stadium prior to the Ski Flying World Championships in Oberstdorf, Germany, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

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× European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (R) welcomes Estonia's President Kersti Kaljulaid prior to a meeting at the European Commission in Brussels on January 18, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / EMMANUEL DUNAND

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× SESFONTEIN, 17 September 2017 - Sesfontein Constituency Councillor, Julius Kaujova (in white) during a handover ceremony of goats to identified farmers in his constituency. Kaujova is also the chairperson of the Kunene Regional Council. (Photo by: Uerikoha Tjijombo) Nampa

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× People watch as large waves and high winds associated with Storm Ffion hit the seawall and lighthouse at Porthcawl in south Wales, Britain January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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× Skiing - Alpine Skiing World Cup - Women's Second Downhill Training - Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy - January 18, 2018. Mikaela Shiffrin of the U.S. warms up. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

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× MARRAKECH, 14 January 2018 - Namibia national senior football team player Hendrick Somaeb (in blue) is pictured while in action with Konan Thierry Yao during the 2018 Africa Nations Championship against Ivory Coast at the Marrakech Stadium in Morocco. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA