Day: January 24, 2023

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Duck Creek Technologies recognized for outstanding commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion by Insurance Business America

The insurtech is named winner of the 2023 5-Star Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion award Boston, Jan. 24, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Duck Creek Technologies (NASDAQ: DCT), the intelligent solutions provider defining the future of property and casualty (P&C) insurance, has earned recognition from Insurance Business America as its 2023 5-Star Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion winner […]

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Cancer Association of Namibia warns against scammers

The Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN) has warned the public, corporate entities and medical fraternity to be wary of scammers requesting financial assistance or sponsorships in its name. CAN in a statement on Monday said it has learned that individuals have been using ‘cancer’ or the Cancer Association of Namibia in messages used to solicit money from the public, claiming

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Two arrested for negligent driving in Oshana

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) recorded two cases of negligent driving in the Oshana Region over the weekend. A crime report issued by NamPol on Tuesday said a 38-year-old man was hit by a Toyota Corolla, which was driving from Okahao to Oshakati, on Saturday. The victim sustained a head injury and is in stable condition. The suspect was arrested.

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Man assaulted after intervening in fight

A 25-year-old man was brutally assaulted by three men when he tried to stop a fight at Ongwediva in the Oshana Region on Saturday. The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in a crime report on Monday said the three men had allegedly initiated a fight with a different man. When the victim tried to intervene, they turned on him and started

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Environment ministry investigating livestock incident in Oshana

Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism is investigating how a number of goats at Otuwala village in the Oshana Region were injured and killed on Sunday. The owner of the animals, Immanuel Antonio, reported that five of his goats and a dog were found dead in a kraal on Sunday, while six others were found unconscious. The village is situated

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Two men arrested at Gibeon for alleged possession of cannabis

The police in the Hardap Region arrested two men on Monday after they were allegedly found in possession of cannabis valued at N.dollars 47 650. A crime report issued by the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) Tuesday said the suspects are aged 40 and 58. They were arrested on Farm Marino in Gibeon around 15h00 after they were allegedly found with

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SIM card registrations steadily increasing: MTC

Mobile Telecommunications Limited (MTC) recorded over 250 000 SIM card registrations by November last year and the number of registrations is steadily increasing. The Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN) last year announced that mandatory SIM registration would be implemented by mobile service providers in preparation for protecting digital identities from cybercrimes, and to ensure the effective regulation of the

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2023 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

TOKYO, Jan. 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Japan Prize Foundation announced the winners of the 2023 Japan Prize on January 24, 2023. Prof. Masataka Nakazawa and Mr. Kazuo Hagimoto, both of Japan, are co-winners of the Japan Prize in the fields of Electronics, Information, and Communication, and Prof. Gero Miesenboeck of Austria and Prof. Karl Deisseroth […]

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