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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 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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× Tennis - Australian Open - Hisense Arena, Melbourne, Australia, January 18, 2018. Karolina Pliskova of Czech Republic hits a shot against Beatriz Haddad Maia of Brazil. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

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× Tennis - Australian Open - Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, January 18, 2018. Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan serves against Garbine Muguruza of Spain. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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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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× WINDHOEK, 17 January 2018 - Mark Wayne Van Wyk 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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× (180118) -- PARIS, Jan. 18, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Kylian Mbappe from Paris Saint-Germain competes during the match of French Ligue 1 2017-2018 season 21st round in Paris, France on Jan. 17, 2018. Paris Saint-Germain won 8-0. (Xinhua/Jack Chan)

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× AUSTIN, TX - JANUARY 17: Kerwin Roach II #12 of the Texas Longhorns slam dunks against 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) -- BEIJING, Jan. 18, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Visitors view Thangka, or the Tibetan art of scroll painting, from northwest China's Qinghai province, at the National Art Museum of China in Beijing, Jan. 17, 2018. (Xinhua/Lu Peng) (wf)