UNAM observes Health Week by providing free healthcare services

The University of Namibia (UNAM) Clinic recently provided general health check-ups on campus as part of the Directorate of Student Affairs (DSA) annual health awareness week in collaboration with Namibian Planned Parenthood Association (NAPPA) and Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-Free, Mentored, and Safe (DREAMS) project. This initiative, themed ‘Your health is your wealth’, aimed to educate…

NDF has grown over the last 32 years: Pinehas

The Namibian Defence Force (NDF) has grown structurally since its inception in 1990, from two infantry battalions to three services comprised of the army, air force, and the navy. Air Marshal Martin Kambulu Pinehas, Chief of the NDF, said this on Thursday at the army headquarters in Grootfontein, on the occasion of the NDF’s 32nd…

MAN opens the Namibian Fashion Museum

The Museums Association of Namibia (MAN), in collaboration with the Gerda Henkel Foundation and the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture, on Thursday opened the Museum of Namibian Fashion, which will allow visitors to see historical clothing and accessories, as well as contemporary designs inspired by Namibia’s rich history and cultural diversity. Deputy Minister of…

Nedbank kapana cook-off preliminary round winners announced

With over 100 entrants having registered for the first preliminary round of the 2022 Nedbank Kapana Cook-Off competition held Saturday at Dunes Mall in Walvis Bay, Asnath Vetamunisa, Nelago Nghinalune and Laura Egumbo were crowned the winners. Throughout the day, the contestants demonstrated excellent salsa presentation and meat grilling skills. Each contestant was required to…

Eagle to face Hong Kong

Namibia’s senior cricket team, The Eagles, will face Hong Kong in three 50 over matches at the United Fields, in Windhoek from 05 to 12 June. According to a media release availed to Nampa on Tuesday, this will be the fourth competitive competition to be hosted by Namibia in 2022. The matches come after Namibia…

Erongo road crash stats worry governor

The Erongo Region has recorded 1 119 road crashes, which resulted in 125 fatalities, between 2019 and May 2022, making it one of the regions with a high risk for fatalities and serious injuries from car accidents. Additionally, Erongo accounts for 10 per cent of all accidents that occur in Namibia annually, with injuries and…