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OMUTHIYA – A 29-year-old former police officer, who is accused of committing several crimes since 2013, found himself on the wrong side of the law again this week. Omuthiya – Agriculture minister Calle Schlettwein says the ministry needs about 1.7 million vaccination doses to cover both inoculation phases in the Northern Communal Areas (NCAs) for the foot-and-mouth disease outbreak. OMUTHIYA - Nearly three weeks after schools reopened for the new academic year, learners and staff of Onguti Senior Secondary School are still in limbo when to commence, as the school remains submerged in sewage water. OMUTHIYA – Kasamulaho aliviki zetalu kuzwelela likolo halikwalula, baituti ni maicele kwa sikolo sesituna sa Onguti basali mwasimbwi kuli bakwalula lili, kakuli sikolo sicikami mwamezi amutabani. OMUTHIYA – Omuthiya BMX Club is calling on youngsters between the age of 8 and 16 to register for the club’s upcoming cycling training camp. OMUTHIYA – Four-hundred candidates, who attended preliminary interviews for a cleaner position at Omuthiya yesterday, expressed dismay in the process. OMUTHIYA - Over 240 casesoflearnersinOshikoto who tested positive for Covid-19 are asymptomatic, according to regional health director Joshua Nghipangelwa who described the situation as calm and manageable. OMUTHIYA – Oshikoto Swapo coordinator Armas Amukwiyu says the regional executive committee has refused to entertain a request to recall Oniipa mayor David Kambonde. TSUMEB – At the ripe age of 25, Anmire Garises has surprised all and sundry to prevail as the deputy mayor of Tsumeb following last year’s local authority elections. OMUTHIYA – Kapana traders at Omuthiya say they have been hard hit by the government’s decision to restrict animal movement and slaughtering in January due to the prevailing foot-and-mouth disease outbreak. OMUTHIYA – Businesspeople, who had submitted bids for the Oshikoto Regional Council annual tenders, have been left agitated by the regional council’s decision to cancel the process. A grade 8 learner from Uukumwe Secondary School in Oshivelo drowned in a river on the outskirts of the settlement where she was swimming with three friends last weekend. Over two years after former Tsumeb municipality CEO Alfeus Benjamin left the local authority for Swakopmund, the town is yet to appoint a substantive administrative head. OMUTHIYA – A number of motorists have taken issue with overgrown grass near busy national roads, which they say is causing problems and danger to drivers. About 300 plots will be dished out to landless residents of Grootfontein. OMUTHIYA – Being isolated in hostel facilities for long periods has seemingly caused mental and anxiety issues for Oshikoto learners who have contracted Covid-19. ONIIPA – Oniipa Town Council officials have been cautioned against focusing on personalities when appraising employees instead on the actual work done. Two suspects, accused of bribing an Anti-Corruption Commission investigator, were granted bail of N$100 000 each in the Otjiwarongo Magistrate’s Court on Friday. The Grootfontein municipality last week allocated 715 plots to ultra-low and low-income earners. Olukonda councillor Fillemon Ndjambula fears subsistence farmers in the constituency might have a bad harvest this season due to poor rainfall.