Oshakati (Namibia)

Type: City
Name: Oshakati (Namibia)
Country: Namibia
Latitude: -17.780001
Longitude: 15.69
population: 33,636
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Mental health neglected

The state of mental patients in Namibia is yet to improve due to a lack of facilities and specialised staff.More than 50 000 new psychiatric patients have visited various healthcare facilities between 2008 and 2013, but the Ministry of Health and Social ... [Published Informanté - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 11 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 1 reports

Late liberation icon Lineekela Shixungileni buried at his home village of King Kauluma

[embedded content]President Hifikepunye Pohamba described the late Lineekela Shixungileni as an honest and patriotic Namibian who had the country's  interests at heart.The President stated that the void he leaves behind, will be difficult to fill after ... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Namibia: A Desperate Cry for Help

Lüderitz — Lüderitz town council chief executive officer Aunie Gebhald has taken up the plight of a 14-month-old disabled infant, and is now urging others to chip in with material assistance for the child.The infant, Shiwoovanhu Ndatoolewe Nepolo, has ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

N$180 Million for President's Security Fix

GOVERNMENT has budgeted over N$180 million towards security upgrades for the President this financial year, a budget document shows. The presidency tops the list with high profile construction work, followed by the ministries of defence and education, ... [Published Individual.com - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese businessman drowns in Kunene River

RUACANA – A 23-year-old Chinese businessman drowned in the Kunene River at Ruacana on Sunday, with both residents and the police fearing his remains have been eaten up by a crocodile seen in the vicinity before the tragedy struck.The victims had travelled ... [Published New Era - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Namibia: New Taxi Association Promises Key Reforms

Windhoek — A new taxi and bus association called the Namibia Transport Reform Association has been established with the hope to transform the transport industry in Namibia, according to its president, Victoria Kauluma."This new association is stronger ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Angolan Consulate’s Tio Marcelino dies

Alberto Olimpio Marcelino Manwanwa, a senior officer at the Angolan consulate in Oshakati who died in the Oshakati State Hospital on September 27 after a long illness, will be buried in the municipal cemetery at Ongwediva tomorrow.Affectionately known ... [Published Namibian Sun - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

SMEs threatened by transnationals - NCCI

The Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) has called on the government to come up with strategic measures to ensure the survival of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) whose viability is threatened by transnational corporations.Speaking at the ... [Published Namibian Sun - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

NewdMed sponsoring Aids Day fundraiser

Contributed by NAMPA.ONGWEDIVA, 25 SEP (NAMPA) – NewMed Holdings is to host a World Aids Day Fundraising Football and Netball event at the Independence Stadium at Oshakati from 03 to 05 October this year.NewMed is a pharmaceutical, medical and veterinary ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Voters' registers ready for inspection by Monday

Contributed by NAMPA.OSHAKATI, 24 SEP (NAMPA) – The provisional voters’ registers for the Presidential and National Assembly Elections are to be displayed at yet to be announced points throughout the Oshana Region as from next Monday.These registers will ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

National Karateka Win 46 Medals in Zambia

Namibia's National Karate Team recently attended the 13th Zone Six Karate Championship hosted by the Zambia Martial Arts Federation in Lusaka. The Namibian team returned home with a total of 46 medals from the 46 different events the team participated ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

Oshakati resource centre inaugurated

Oshana became the third region behind Omaheke and Ohangwena to be a recipient of a Millennium Challenge Account (MCA)-funded Regional Study and Resource Centre, with the official opening of the Oshana centre by Education Minister, Dr David Namwandi on ... [Published Informanté - Sep 18 2014]

Quotes

"You will agree with me that the building does not in any way project a positive image to our foreign visitors" she said in parliament. The cost of the new phase has not yet been announced
...2 500 members and the number is growing by day, adding that they would only work with local and long-distance taxis and busses that have permits. "We will not tolerate harassment of our customers. We will not allow people touching or grabbing others' bags" she said, promising that everything would be orderly and a queue system would be in place to make sure that the first long-distance bus in line is the...
"This was a commendable effort by the team that travelled by road to Lusaka with some of the members spending more than 48 hours on the road to reach the competition and return home" the Namibian Karate Union stated in a press release
"Sport in various regions and rural areas have unique challenges which are different from the situation in the main cities like Windhoek. For us to create a winning sporting nation, it is critical to identify all these challenges and find ways to address these" Hamutumya said

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SMEs bleat over tenders [Published New Era - Oct 17 2014]
Mental health neglected [Published Informanté - Oct 16 2014]
Late liberation icon Lineekela Shixungileni bur... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Oct 11 2014]
Moneybags Dos Santos gets Namibian banking licence [Published Namibian Sun - Oct 09 2014]
Namibia: A Desperate Cry for Help [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 09 2014]
Swapo posters in ECN office infuriate RDP [Published Namibian Sun - Oct 08 2014]
N$180 Million for President's Security Fix [Published Individual.com - Oct 08 2014]
Namibia: New Taxi Association Promises Key Reforms [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 07 2014]
Chinese businessman drowns in Kunene River [Published New Era - Oct 07 2014]
Angolan Consulate’s Tio Marcelino dies [Published Namibian Sun - Oct 03 2014]
SMEs threatened by transnationals - NCCI [Published Namibian Sun - Sep 29 2014]
NewdMed sponsoring Aids Day fundraiser [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 25 2014]
Oshikango employer rejects workers’ demands [Published Namibian Sun - Sep 25 2014]
Voters' registers ready for inspection by Monday [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 24 2014]
National Karateka Win 46 Medals in Zambia [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 22 2014]
Mad rush for legal advice [Published Namibia Economist - Sep 19 2014]
Dr Richard Kamwi: Political detainee, freedom f... [Published New Era - Sep 19 2014]
Oshakati resource centre inaugurated [Published Informanté - Sep 18 2014]
Coca Cola in short supply [Published Informanté - Sep 18 2014]
Oshana Regional Study and Resource Centre offic... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 17 2014]
National Sports Plan Initiated [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 16 2014]
Govt under fire over foreign-owned undertakers [Published Namibian Sun - Sep 15 2014]
Fides Staff Retrenchment a Concern... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 25 2014]
Biography for Richard Nchabi Kamwi [Published Able2Act - Jun 23 2005]
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