Hepatitis E outbreak ‘not under control’ … cause could be the waning in urban sanitation awareness

Hepatitis E outbreak ‘not under control’  … cause could be the waning in urban sanitation awareness

Alvine Kapitako Windhoek-The number of people testing positive for hepatitis E in the informal settlements of Windhoek continues to climb, as authorities now rush to have concentrated efforts to boost sanitation in the capital’s urban informal settlements, equal to what is being done in rural areas. Yesterday senior officials in the health ministry confessed to […]

SPWC CC member killed over inheritance

SPWC CC member killed over inheritance

Staff Reporters Katima Mulilo/Windhoek-A member of the Swapo Party Women’s Council (SPWC) central committee, Agness Pelekelo, died on Wednesday after she was allegedly shot by her nephew. Pelekelo, 52, is the second high-profile member of the SPWC to die this week, after the death of Rosa Kavara on Tuesday.Kavara was a Swapo member of parliament […]

You’re fired, committee tells Hambukushu chief Mbambo

You’re fired, committee tells Hambukushu chief Mbambo

John Muyamba Rundu-A committee of members of the Hambukushu tribe has been established with the sole aim of forcing Hambukushu traditional leader Fumu (Chief) Erwin Munika Mbambo out of power, for an avalanche of alleged transgressions. The committee – chaired by former Swapo member of parliament in the National Assembly Elifas Dingara – says it […]

Water shortages cripple Rundu

Water shortages cripple Rundu

<!–more–> John Muyamba Rundu-Residents and businesses of Rundu are annoyed by the constant water cuts at the town. The untenable situation compels residents to wake up in the middle of the night to fill up their water containers for use during the day, when taps run dry by morning and sometimes lasts all day, which […]

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