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Land-a-Dollar campaign drum money unaccounted for

Written by Linea Dishena on 26 September 2017

By Linea Dishena
WINDHOEK, 26 SEP (NAMPA) – Money collected through the much publicised 'Land-a-Dollar' drum collection campaign has not been accounted for, seven months after the drum collection drive ended.
An investigation by Nampa found that no one was ready to be held accountable for this undisclosed sum of money collected during the campaign’s drum project that ran between August 2015 and February 2017.
The campaign aimed to raise between N.dollars 1 million and N.dollars 3 million to contribute towar ...


Lack of public toilets at clinic worries Nzinze village head

Written by Petrus Muronga on 26 September 2017

RUNDU, 26 SEP (NAMPA) – Head of Nzinze village in the Kavango West Region, Paulina Makanga has raised concerns over the lack of public toilets at Nzinze Clinic.
In a recent interview with Nampa after a visit to the clinic by Minister of Health and Social Services, Bernard Haufiku and Regional Governor, Sirkka Ausiku, Makanga said she was concerned about the clinic being without a public toilet.
She said the situation was forcing people, especially patients, to use nearby bushes when nature calls.
“When a pe ...

Dordabis Primary School learners receive uniforms

WINDHOEK, 22 SEP (NAMPA) - Noordburg Seafood and Kalapuse General Dealers donated 600 boxes of tinned fish and more than 800 school uniforms to the Dordabis Primary School on Friday. The tinned fish is valued at N.dollars 120 000 and the 803 uniforms are worth N.dollars 100 000. (NAMPA) LP/AS/ND (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

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× SWAKOPMUND, 26 September 2017 - Double murder suspect Jerobeam Simon Shidute 23, escorted by police officers as he leaves the Swakopmund Magistrate's Court. He is one of the three men accused of killing Siegfried Strzelecki and his wife Roswitha Strzelecki. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× Soccer Football - AS Roma news conference - UEFA Champions League - Olympic stadium, Baku, Azerbaijan - September 26, 2017 - AS Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco and Juan Jesus attend a news conference. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili

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× Turkish and Iraqi soldiers walk with Turkish tanks during the exercises in Silopi, near the Habur border gate with Iraq, southeastern Turkey, Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017. Tanks with soldiers holding the Turkish and Iraqi flags rolled on a field lifting up dust, as the two countries' militaries conducted joint exercises on Turkey's border with Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region.(DHA-Depo Photos via AP )

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× WINDHOEK, 23 September 2017 - Action between the Welwitchias and SWD Eagles during the Currie Cup match in Windhoek. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× SWAKOPMUND, 26 September 2017 - Double murder suspect Jerobeam Simon Shidute 23, escorted by police officers as he leaves the Swakopmund Magistrate's Court. He is one of the three men accused of killing Siegfried Strzelecki and his wife Roswitha Strzelecki. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× (170926) -- NAIROBI, Sept. 26, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Journalists go about their work during a demonstration by National Super Alliance (NASA) supporters in Nairobi, capital of Kenya, Sept. 26, 2017. NASA supporters on Tuesday marched to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) headquarters to force its top officials to resign for allegedly bungling the Aug. 8 general election. (Xinhua/Charles Onyango)

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× Member of the French parliament Manuel Valls attends the questions to the government session at the National Assembly in Paris, France, September 26, 2017. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

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× Paris Saint-Germain's French forward Kylian Mbappe (R) talks to Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish head coach Unai Emery attend a training session on the eve of the UEFA Champions League football match PSG vs Bayern Munich on September 26, 2017 at the Camp des Loges training center in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, west of Paris. / AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE