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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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× WINDHOEK, 17 January 2018 - Mark Wayne Van Wyk, 29, has admitted to fraud of over N.dollars 1.6 million at Standard Bank in Gobabis. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× MARRAKECH, 14 January 2018 - Namibia national senior football team player Hendrick Somaeb (in blue) is pictured while in action with Konan Thierry Yao during the 2018 Africa Nations Championship against Ivory Coast at the Marrakech Stadium in Morocco. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× Tennis - Australian Open - Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne, Australia, January 18, 2018. Dominic Thiem of Austria hits a shot against Denis Kudla of the U.S. REUTERS/Issei Kato

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× Spain's Guillermo Garcia-Lopez makes a forehand return to Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic during their second round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

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× OKAKARARA, 17 January 2018 - A communal farmer at Okakarara, Natius Tjiuoro, one of the affected farmers by the restriction imposed on livestock movements in the Okakarara Constituency by the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Tennis - Australian Open - Melbourne, Australia, January 18, 2018. A woman poses in front of a misting fan. REUTERS/Edgar Su

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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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× REFILE - ADDING USAGE RESTRICTIONS A man points to figurines of Bolivia's President Evo Morales for sale in La Paz, Bolivia January 17, 2018. REUTERS/David Mercado NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVE.