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Six accident victims buried at Outjo

Written by Mulisa Simiyasa on 20 January 2019

OUTJO, 20 JAN (NAMPA) - Six relatives who died in a collision on the Otjiwarongo-Otavi road in August last year, were on Saturday buried at Outjo in the Kunene Region.
The six family members and the driver of the sedan died when they collided head-on with a pick-up on 10 August, about five kilometres north of Otjiwarongo.
Both vehicles burst into flames and Lazarus Makinge, 69; Marianne Makinge, 67; Theresia Guxas, 40; six-year-old Iyaloo Haufiku; Nolitha Makinge aged four; and two-month-old Alisha Makinge ...


No by-laws on noise pollution for Gobabis: CEO

Written by Charles Tjatindi on 20 January 2019

GOBABIS, 20 JAN (NAMPA) – The Gobabis Municipality has no by-laws on noise pollution within its boundaries, which has made it difficult to bring offenders to book.
Residents who have over the years been complaining of excessive noise in their neighbourhoods have had little reprieve as the municipality struggles to control offenders.
Illegal shebeens and alcohol trading outlets, late night house parties and clubbing have thus been a problem due to the noise pollution often associated with such undertakings. ...

Zim nationals march in solidarity with countrymen

WINDHOEK, 18 JAN (NAMPA) – About 100 Zimbabwean nationals living in Namibia marched to their country’s embassy here on Friday, to hand over a petition calling for an end to the crackdown on anti-government protests in Zimbabwe. The attacks on civilians by the military followed demonstrations from Monday, sparked by an announcement that fuel prices would be doubled. (Video by: George Hendricks) NAMPA.

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× OSHAKATI, 17 January 2019 - Sergeant Frieda Shikole of the Namibian Police Force Public Relations Unit in the Oshana Region. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× Father Roy Snipes of La Lomita Chapel drives his boat along the Rio Grande on January 16, 2019 in Mission, Texas. The US is on the left and Mexico on the right. - For Snipes, who has lived here for 26 years, building the wall would "desecrate a sacred place. "The Catholic Diocese of Brownsville is fighting the federal government's plan to take the chapel of this historic mission as part of the border wall. (Photo by SUZANNE CORDEIRO / AFP) / TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY Ines Belaiba/Eleonore Sens

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× IILAGATI, 19 January 2018 - The children of Magnaem Andreas, who died in an accident on the Otjiwarongo-Otavi road along with her daughter, Rauna Mweenda, and granddaughter Saara Kaukungwa, in November 2018, surround the grave where their relatives were buried at Iilagati village cemetery on Saturday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× People watch the supermoon rise behind the downtown Los Angeles skyline, from Kenneth Hahn Park in Los Angeles, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019. The year's first supermoon, when a full moon appears a little bigger and brighter thanks to its slightly closer position to Earth, is one of two lunar events Sunday. If skies are clear, a total eclipse will also be visible in North and South America, and parts of Europe. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

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× WINDHOEK, 14 January 2019 - Action between Orlando Pirates and Eleven Arrows at the Sam Nujoma Stadium. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× Tennis - Australian Open - Fourth Round - Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia, January 21, 2019. Ukraine's Elina Svitolina celebrates her win against Madison Keys of the U.S. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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× Jan 20, 2019; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce (87) reacts after scoring a touchdown ahead of New England Patriots defensive back J.C. Jackson (27) during the second half of the AFC Championship game at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports


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