Otjiwarongo http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/42963/all en Pensioner dies in accident in Kavango Region http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130403/pensioner-dies-accident-kavango-region <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> Twelve people have died on the roads during the Easter holiday whilst four other people across the country died of unnatural death.</p><P>Inspector Kauna Shikwambi of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) said this during a media briefing here on Monday adding that a total number of eight people were also involved in reckless and negligent driving nationally.</p><P>The total number of culpable homicides recorded are nine.</p><P>On the unnatural deaths Shikwambi said a 64 year old man identified as Johannes Iilonga from Okatope was found dead in his kraal on Saturday.</p><P>The cause of death </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130403/pensioner-dies-accident-kavango-region" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geography of Africa German South-West Africa Health Otjiwarongo Asianet Wed, 03 Apr 2013 15:12:25 +0000 Asianet 5800353 at http://www.globalpost.com Announcement was made by Telecom Namibia for installation of its own international points of presence http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130406/announcement-was-made-telecom-namibia-installation-its-own-internationa <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> Telecom Namibia yesterday announced that the installation of its own international points of presence (PoPs) in two European capitals, connected to the West African Cable System (Wacs) undersea cable, is making good progress.</p><P>A media statement availed to Nampa the PoPs in Frankfurt (Germany) and London (United Kingdom) are expected to be up and running before the end of March this year.</p><P>The PoP service being rolled out follows the signing of an agreement between Telecom Namibia and a Jasco Group company, NewTelco South Africa, which is a joint venture with German-based co-locat</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130406/announcement-was-made-telecom-namibia-installation-its-own-internationa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Omaheke Region Otjiwarongo Otjozondjupa Region Asianet Sat, 06 Apr 2013 09:33:39 +0000 Asianet 5803483 at http://www.globalpost.com Installation of its own points of Presence was announced by Telecom Namibia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130406/installation-its-own-points-presence-was-announced-telecom-namibia <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> Telecom Namibia yesterday announced that the installation of its own international points of presence (PoPs) in two European capitals, connected to the West African Cable System (Wacs) undersea cable, is making good progress.</p><P>A media statement availed to Nampa the PoPs in Frankfurt (Germany) and London (United Kingdom) are expected to be up and running before the end of March this year.</p><P>The PoP service being rolled out follows the signing of an agreement between Telecom Namibia and a Jasco Group company, NewTelco South Africa, which is a joint venture with German-based co-locat</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130406/installation-its-own-points-presence-was-announced-telecom-namibia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Omaheke Region Otjiwarongo Otjozondjupa Region Asianet Sat, 06 Apr 2013 09:33:43 +0000 Asianet 5803484 at http://www.globalpost.com Newspaper Cup on at Otjiwarongo http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130406/newspaper-cup-at-otjiwarongo <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> The Namibian Newspaper Cup tournament involving all 13 regions kicked off Friday morning at the Paresis Sports Stadium in Otjiwarongo in the Otjozondjupa Region.</p><P>The soccer matches are played in the A Field at 70 minutes; 35 minutes before half-time and another 35 minutes to complete the full game.</p><P>The tournament which started Friday ends on Monday with the finals.</p><P>The annual Newspaper Cup tournament saw Omaheke and Omusati Regional Under-20 soccer players, play the first matches of the tournament today (Friday morning).</p><P>Omaheke won the match with four-goals to nil </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130406/newspaper-cup-at-otjiwarongo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geography of Africa Otjiwarongo Otjozondjupa Region Asianet Sat, 06 Apr 2013 09:34:27 +0000 Asianet 5803493 at http://www.globalpost.com Principals of combined, secondary schools in Otjozondjupa Region come under fire for non-adherence to policy matters http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/principals-combined-secondary-schools-otjozondjupa-region-come-under-fi <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> Principals of combined and secondary schools in the Otjozondjupa Region came under fire for non-adherence to policy matters during a meeting with the Minister of Education, Dr David Namwandi on Friday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/principals-combined-secondary-schools-otjozondjupa-region-come-under-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geography of Africa Otjiwarongo Otjozondjupa Region Technology Asianet Tue, 09 Apr 2013 08:02:17 +0000 Asianet 5806457 at http://www.globalpost.com 'Back to school' campaign urgently needed http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/back-school-campaign-urgently-needed <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> The Minister of Education Dr David Namwandi on Friday directed inspectors, principles, education officers, and teachers to implement a ‘back to school’ campaign by June this year.</p><P>He raised the concern that three per cent of compulsory school-going age children are not attending school during a meeting with stakeholders in the education sector in the Otjozondjupa Region at the Out of Africa Lodge in Otjiwarongo on Friday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/back-school-campaign-urgently-needed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business David Namwandi Education German South-West Africa Labor Law Otjiwarongo Otjozondjupa Region Asianet Tue, 09 Apr 2013 08:03:24 +0000 Asianet 5806475 at http://www.globalpost.com Hanse-Himarwa wants age cheating culprits dealt with http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/hanse-himarwa-wants-age-cheating-culprits-dealt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> The Hardap regional governor Katrina Hanse-Himarwa has strongly denounced the illegal practices of alleged age cheating that led to the suspension of her region from the Namibian Newspaper Cup, calling for through investigation in the matter.</p><P>The Hardap regional under-20 football team was disqualified from its participation in the The Namibian Newspaper Cup held in Otjiwarongo over the Easter weekend for allegedly using ineligible players.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/hanse-himarwa-wants-age-cheating-culprits-dealt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Governor Hardap Region Katrina Hanse-Himarwa Namibian Newspaper Cup Otjiwarongo Asianet Tue, 09 Apr 2013 14:03:29 +0000 Asianet 5807232 at http://www.globalpost.com