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26 January 2024

  • The Namibian correctional services has revealed that 3,129 offenders have been sentenced to community service since 2010. Out of this figure, 2,781 offenders successfully completed their sentencing conditions by December 2023, while 286 breached the conditions. This was revealed by the Commissioner General of the Namibian Correctional Service, Raphael Hamunyela.
  • Angola is stepping up preparedness measures to effectively respond to a potential outbreak of the cholera disease in the country. The health authorities are enhancing disease surveillance and other response activities in high-risk areas along the border with Zambia and Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  • A volunteer police force in rural Mexico that says it has been overwhelmed by local kidnappings and has recruited schoolchildren as young as 12 to join its ranks, the latest sign of how some parts of the country are struggling to cope with organized crime.
  • Morocco coach Walid Regragui was banned for four matches, two of which were suspended, just hours before Morroco’s final group match at the Africa Cup of Nations, Confederation of African Football officials said.
  • On the weather front: Windhoek- With a maximum of 30 degree celsius, Swakopmund- 28, Walvis Bay- 28, Otjiwarongo – 35, Oshakati- 37 and Ondangwa – with a maximum of 34 degree celsius . Thats 5 things you need to know this hour on 99fm!