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Kunene Region remembers the late Muharukua

Written by George Hendricks on 20 October 2017

OPUWO, 20 OCT (NAMPA) – More than a thousand residents of Opuwo and nearby villages in the Kunene Region turned up Friday at the Newman Katuta Sport Complex to pay tribute to the late governor Angelika Muharukua.
Nampa spoke to some mourners at the memorial service, specifically on how they would remember the late governor.
Mutambo Mutambo, one of the residents who has been living in Opuwo for more than 20 years, said the late governor was a brave and hardworking person.
“It’s difficult to get a person with ...


Moses Garoeb Project School named after late Iyambo

Written by Linea Dishena on 20 October 2017

WINDHOEK, 20 OCT (NAMPA) – The Moses Garoeb Project Primary School in Windhoek’s Havana informal settlement has been renamed after late Minister of Education, Abraham Iyambo.
The project school was established in 2012 with 12 tents, 14 teachers and 470 learners.
Due to a high demand for school space in the Moses Garoeb Constituency, the school is now accommodated in prefabricated structures consisting of 30 classrooms and mini-administrative block.
The Dr Abraham Iyambo Primary School has 1 792 learners in ...

White Cane Day commemorated in Swakopmund

SWAKOPMUND, 19 OCT (NAMPA) – The International White Cane Day was belatedly commemorated in Swakopmund on Wednesday. PKS/AS/ND (Edited by: Paulus Shiku) NAMPA

Kunene Region remembers the late Muharukua

HIV/Aids testing campaign kicks off at Otjiwarongo

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× EENHANA, 19 October 2017 - Agriculture, Water and Forestry Minister John Mutorwa (with hat) and others view the equipment of the Eenhana abattoir in the Ohangwena Region on Thursday. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× Members and supporters of the Syrian Social Nationalist Party (SSNP) gather during a demonstration in front of the Court of Justice in the capital Beirut on October 20, 2017 in support of Habib al-Shartouni, a member of the Damascus-backed Syrian Social Nationalist Party (SSNP), following his conviction in absentia over a 1982 bombing that killed 23 people including Lebanese president-elect Bashir Gemayel. Gemayel, a Christian warlord adored by many in his community, was killed just 20 days after his election as president in the weeks following Israel's invasion of Lebanon. / AFP PHOTO / ANWAR AMRO

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× Figure Skating - ISU Grand Prix Rostelecom Cup 2017 - Pairs’ Short Program - Moscow, Russia - October 20, 2017 - Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov of Russia compete. REUTERS/Alexander Fedorov

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× Bwabwata National Park, 17 October 2017 - Ministry of Environment and Tourism officials removing hippo carcasses from the Kavango Region. A total of 109 hippos died of anthrax. (Photo contributed) NAMPA

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× Windhoek, 20 October 2017- Gobabis resident Erwin Tebele found guilty of killing his girlfriend. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× ARLINGTON, VA - OCTOBER 20: U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis (L) hosts France's Minister of the Armed Forces Florence Parly for an enhanced honor cordon at the Pentaon October 20, 2017 in Arlington, Virginia. The two leaders praised their strong military relationship dating back to the founding of the United States and talked about their ongoing cooperation in Africa and the Middle East. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× (171020) -- BELGRADE, Oct. 20, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Serbian army forces display their readiness during a military parade and air show at the airport in Batajnica, near Belgrade, on Oct. 20, 2017. Serbia held a military parade and air show on Friday to celebrate the 73rd anniversary of its capital city's liberation during the Second World War. (Xinhua/Predrag Milosavljevic) (zjl)

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× Windhoek, 07 October 2017 - A damaged section of the tartan track at the Independence Stadium. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.