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COVID-19: Namibia records 125 new cases

Written by Elvi Haihambo on 30 September 2020

GOBABIS, 30 SEP (NAMPA) – Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Kalumbi Shangula on Wednesday announced that Namibia recorded 125 new COVID-19 positive cases.
The minister, during the COVID-19 daily update, said the ministry received 944 results, of which 125 were positive, with 82 being male and 43 female, with the youngest patient being two-years-old and the oldest, 74 years.
Oshikoto recorded the highest number at 58 cases, followed by Windhoek with 17, Rundu with 14 and Eenhana with 11, while Karas ...


Jooste removes NIDA board, appoints temporary one

Written by Suzith Tjitaura on 30 September 2020

KEETMANSHOOP, 30 SEP (NAMPA) – The Minister of Public Enterprises, Leon Jooste on Wednesday announced the removal of the current board of directors at the Namibia Industrial Development Agency (NIDA) and the appointment of a temporary board.
In a media statement, the minister said his office undertook a compliance analysis of NIDA documentation and operations to determine the company’s compliance status in line with both the Public Enterprises Governance Act (PEGA) and NIDA Act.
“Regrettably, the results ...

Namibia looks forward to Cuba and US restored relations

WINDHOEK, 25 SEP (NAMPA) - President Dr. Hage Geingob said Namibia looks forward to a day when the relations between America and Cuba will be restored. He made the remarks during the 75 UNGA Virtual Meeting on Wednesday in the capital. (Video by Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA TV

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× (200930) -- PARIS, Sept. 30, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Rafael Nadal of Spain serves during the men's singles second round match against Mackenzie McDonald of the United States at French Open tennis tournament 2020 at Roland Garros, in Paris, France on Sept. 30, 2020. (Xinhua/Gao Jing)

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× RUNDU, 22 September 2020 – World Food Programme (WFP) Country Director, George Fedha. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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× OSHAKATI, 17 September 2019 - Outgoing Oshana regional councillor for the Uuvudhiya Constituency, Amutenya Ndahafa. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× (200930) -- PARIS, Sept. 30, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Rafael Nadal of Spain serves during the men's singles second round match against Mackenzie McDonald of the United States at French Open tennis tournament 2020 at Roland Garros, in Paris, France on Sept. 30, 2020. (Xinhua/Gao Jing)

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