Day: October 9, 2022

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Nasria open to discussions on new Agriculture Insurance Scheme: Tjozongoro

Namibia Special Risks Insurance Association (Nasria) Managing Director Ndjoura Tjozongoro has said they are open to suggestions on how to better communicate with farmers on the new Agriculture Insurance Scheme. This is after local farmers cautiously welcomed news of the scheme and said they would require clarity on what the product entails and how much it will cost. Nasria recently

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Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Oct. 9

Somali National Army soldiers have killed 14 al-Shabab militants, including a senior al-Shabab leader in charge of the Lower Shabelle region of Somalia, a military commander confirmed Saturday. (Somalia-Counterterrorism-al-Shabab) – – – – DUBLIN — Ten people, including a primary school-aged girl, were confirmed dead by Irish police on Saturday following an explosion at a petrol station in Donegal, Ireland.

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Netball Namibia promises to improve on MTC NNPL

Netball Namibia (NN) vice-president, Rebecca Goagoses said the past two seasons of the MTC Namibia Netball Premier League (NNPL) have been a learning curve for them as administrators and they are promising better things for next season. Speaking at the league’s award ceremony here Saturday Goagoses said going forward, they will use the feedback from the clubs to improve, as

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Gunners finish the season in style

Mighty Gunners Netball Club made history when they finished the 2022 season unbeaten following their 42-36 victory over outgoing champions Namibian Correctional Services (NCS) in the final game of the season on Saturday. With the victory, Gunners finished the season with 44 points while NCS came in second place with 37 points. Third place went to the Namibian Navy with

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Young Warriors lose opener

Young Warriors coach James Britz said inexperience from his players led to his side’s surprise 1-0 defeat to Comoros in their opening Group C match of the U20 Council of Southern Africa Football Association at Somhlolo Stadium in Eswatini. Speaking to Nampa on Sunday from Eswatini, Britz said his charges failed to utilise the large amount of possession and chances

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Farmworker burns to death in veld fire near Kalkfeld

A farmworker reportedly burned to death while trying to put out a veld fire on Farm Okarumwe, situated outside Kalkfeld in the Otjozondjupa Region yesterday. Namibian Police Force (NamPol) spokesperson in the region, Inspector Maureen Mbeha in an interview with Nampa today said the deceased has been identified by his close relatives as 33-year-old Kamulitua Jona. It is alleged that

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