Goreangab Residents Use Contaminated Water

[New Era] Windhoek -Residents of Goreangab informal settlement on the outskirts of Windhoek have resorted to using untreated seepage water from the heavily contaminated nearby dam, which flows into surrounding riverbeds, for domestic use, a New Era inv…

[New Era] Windhoek -Residents of Goreangab informal settlement on the outskirts of Windhoek have resorted to using untreated seepage water from the heavily contaminated nearby dam, which flows into surrounding riverbeds, for domestic use, a New Era investigation can reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Firearms – Safety Hints

[SAPS] Police in Hartswater are investigating a house breaking and theft that allegedly took place during December 2017. The home owners were apparently on holiday when the incident took place and a safe containing three firearms was removed, DVD’s, Te…

[SAPS] Police in Hartswater are investigating a house breaking and theft that allegedly took place during December 2017. The home owners were apparently on holiday when the incident took place and a safe containing three firearms was removed, DVD's, Television and other valuables were stolen. Police recently followed up on information and found the abandoned safe with two of the three firearms abandoned on a plot in Hartswater. Police are still searching for the alleged suspects, one missing 9mm parabellum firear

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Public Loitering, Begging Now Punishable With N$500 Fine

[New Era] Windhoek -The City of Windhoek says it will start enforcing bylaws that punish public loitering and begging in the city, because street children and beggars obstruct traffic and free movement of people.

[New Era] Windhoek -The City of Windhoek says it will start enforcing bylaws that punish public loitering and begging in the city, because street children and beggars obstruct traffic and free movement of people.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

City Police Acts On Land Grabbers

[New Era] Windhoek -The City Police say they will put up mechanisms – such as having its officers guard virgin land in Goreangab informal settlement – to stop people from illegally grabbing land.

[New Era] Windhoek -The City Police say they will put up mechanisms - such as having its officers guard virgin land in Goreangab informal settlement - to stop people from illegally grabbing land.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

ASA Congratulates Caster On Laureus Nomination

[News24Wire] South Africa’s golden girl, Caster Semenya, has been nominated for the Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year award to be held in Monaco on February 27, 2018.

[News24Wire] South Africa's golden girl, Caster Semenya, has been nominated for the Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year award to be held in Monaco on February 27, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sonko – Half a Million Homes in Nairobi Slums Lack Water

[Nation] Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has said that nearly half a million households in the city’s slums have no access to water or the water available to them is not sufficient to meet their basic needs.

[Nation] Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has said that nearly half a million households in the city's slums have no access to water or the water available to them is not sufficient to meet their basic needs.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Agribank Offers Collateral-Free Loans to Farmers

[New Era] Rundu -Agribank CEO Sakaria Nghikembua says that looking at the agricultural bank’s loan book it is quite clear there is a lot that Agribank needs to do for all farmers in the country, more specifically for farmers in communal areas and speci…

[New Era] Rundu -Agribank CEO Sakaria Nghikembua says that looking at the agricultural bank's loan book it is quite clear there is a lot that Agribank needs to do for all farmers in the country, more specifically for farmers in communal areas and specifically the northern communal areas (NCAs).

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ngidi-Inspired Proteas Steamroll India At Centurion

[News24Wire] A Lungi Ngidi-inspired Proteas have steamrolled India on the fifth morning of the second Test at Centurion, winning by 135 runs to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.

[News24Wire] A Lungi Ngidi-inspired Proteas have steamrolled India on the fifth morning of the second Test at Centurion, winning by 135 runs to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Adequate Sanitation Key in Curbing Hepatitis E

[New Era] Windhoek -The World Health Organisation (WHO)’s country representative, Dr Charles Sagoe-Moses, yesterday said that the provision of adequate sanitation facilities and increasing access to safe water supply are key to curbing the outbreak and…

[New Era] Windhoek -The World Health Organisation (WHO)'s country representative, Dr Charles Sagoe-Moses, yesterday said that the provision of adequate sanitation facilities and increasing access to safe water supply are key to curbing the outbreak and future prevention of hepatitis E.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia