Daily Archives: January 6, 2021

Germany’s BfArM Joins SNOMED International for Nationwide Use of SNOMED CT

LONDON, Jan. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Germany’s Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices (BfArM) has announced their membership in SNOMED International for national use of SNOMED CT from the beginning of January 2021. SNOMED CT, the world’s most

RA urges caution on damaged roads in southern Namibia

The Roads Authority (RA) has urged small vehicle owners to refrain from using the tourist route from Keetmanshoop to Aroab as the road was extensively damaged during heavy rains. The RA in a statement on Tuesday said the southern lane

Nafau files urgent application against Shoprite

The Namibia Food and Allied Workers Union (Nafau) has filed an urgent application with the labour court seeking an interdict against Shoprite Holdings for temporarily employing staff to replace those on strike. According to court documents seen by Nampa, Nafau

NamPol calls for assistance in tracing murder suspect at Grootfontein

The Otjozondjupa police on Tuesday called on the general public to assist in tracing the man linked to the murder of a 35-year-old woman at Grootfontein. The Namibian Police Force’s spokesperson in the region, Inspector Maureen Mbeha in an interview

Stock theft a concern in Kunene

Cases of stock theft in the Kunene Region doubled last year in comparison to 2019, the police in the Kunene Region have reported. The Namibian Police Force’s spokesperson for Kunene, Inspector Vehangaiza Ruiter told Nampa in an interview 253 cases

Grootfontein wanted suspect arrested

A 30-year-old man linked to the murder of a woman at Grootfontein was on Wednesday arrested on the outskirts of the town. Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the region, Inspector Maureen Mbeha told Nampa the suspect was

Suspects in theft of railway sleepers arrested at Otavi

Two male suspects are expected to appear in the Otavi Magistrate’s Court this week for alleged theft of 186 steel railway sleepers belonging to TransNamib. Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Otjozondjupa Region, Inspector Maureen Mbeha in

NamWater announces interruptions in Keetmanshoop water supply

The Namibia Water Corporation (NamWater) on Wednesday announced that it will close the water supply at Keetmanshoop as water levels in its terminal reservoir are low. NamWater in a statement said the water supply would be shut off at 20h00