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Neckartal Dam completion date changed again

Written by Patience Smith on 17 January 2018

NECKARTAL DAM, 17 JAN (NAMPA) – The Neckartal Dam will only be completed in October this year and not in April as promised by dam constructor, Salini Impregilo and the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (MAWF) late last year.
This came out in a meeting held at the dam on Wednesday between the Italian construction company’s management, consulting engineering company, Knight Piésold and senior officials of various government ministries.
The permanent secretaries of the MAWF, Percy Misika; Ministry of ...


Search of missing drowned boy finally over

Written by Isabel Bento on 17 January 2018

OSHAKATI, 17 JAN (NAMPA) – The search for the missing boy who drowned in a canal at the Epalela village on Friday has come to an end as his body was discovered on Tuesday.
NamWater Corporate Communications Manager, John Shigwedha on a media platform on Tuesday evening noted that the team who have been trying to recover the body decided to temporarily block the water from the main source, in order to empty the syphon at Olushandja.
“When we restarted the pumping, the water flowed into the syphon with press ...

Registration chaos at Namcol

WINDHOEK, 15 JAN (NAMPA) - Security guards used pepper spray to control hundreds of learners who crowded the entrance of the Namibian College of Open Learning (Namcol) in Windhoek Monday to register for Grade 10 and 12 subjects. (NAMPA) MM/AS/HP (Video by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA.

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× OKAKARARA, 17 January 2018 - The 27-year-old Kaoko Tjave appears in the Okakarara Magistrate's Court on Wednesday for allegedly stabbing her father to death at Okakarara on Monday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× MAMMOTH, CA - JANUARY 17: Lukas Caye competes in the qualifying round of Men's Snowboard Slopestyle during the Toyota U.S. Grand Prix on on January 17, 2018 in Mammoth, California. Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× AUSTIN, TX - JANUARY 17: Keenan Evans #12 of the Texas Tech Red Raiders drives around Jarrett Culver #23 of the Texas Tech Red Raiders at the Frank Erwin Center on January 17, 2018 in Austin, Texas. Chris Covatta/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× (180118) -- PYEONGCHANG, Jan. 18, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Jan. 12, 2018 shows an aerial view of Gangneung Oval of Gangneung Coastal Cluster for Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Gangneung Oval will hold Speed Skating events during the Games. (Xinhua/Lui Siu Wai) (wll)

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× MARRAKECH, 16 January 2018 - Former Brave Warriors team captain Congo Hindjou pictured after an interview with Nampa in Marrakech during the 2018 CHAN tournament. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× (180118) -- VANCOUVER, Jan. 18, 2018 (Xinhua) -- People visit the 56th Vancouver International Boat Show in Vancouver, Canada, Jan. 17, 2018. The 5-day 56th Vancouver International Boat Show opened here on Wednesday with the participation of over 250 exhibitors. (Xinhua/Liang Sen)(gj)

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× Golden State Warriors' Omri Casspi (18) battles Chicago Bulls' David Nwaba (11) and Lauri Markkanen for a rebound as Nikola Mirotic watches during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Chicago. The Warriors won 119-112. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

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× (180118) -- PYEONGCHANG, Jan. 18, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Jan. 16, 2018 shows an inner view of Gangneung Curling Centre of Gangneung Coastal Cluster for Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Gangneung Curling Centre will hold Curling events during the Games. (Xinhua/Lui Siu Wai) (wll)