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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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× OTJIWARONGO, 18 October 2017 - The newly renovated building of Indongo Toyota Otjiwarongo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× School children look at a bronze statue immortalizing Jose Marti donated by the Bronx Museum of the Arts, after it's unveiling in Havana, Cuba, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. The statue is a replica of a statue that has been in New York's Central Park since the 1950’s. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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

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× ARLINGTON, VA - OCTOBER 20: France's Minister of the Armed Forces Florence Parly participates in a meeting with U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis 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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× Windhoek, 20 October 2017- Gobabis resident Erwin Tebele found guilty of killing his girlfriend. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× The funeral procession for Las Vegas police officer Charleston Hartfield passes the Mandalay Bay hotel on the Las Vegas Strip, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Las Vegas. The off-duty police officer was one of 58 people killed when a gunman fired from the hotel into a crowded outdoor concert on Oct. 1. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

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× Spanish Primer Minister, Mariano Rajoy, arrives at the auditorium during the Princess of Asturias awards ceremony, in Oviedo, northern Spain, Friday Oct. 20, 2017. The annual Princess of Asturias awards mark international notable achievements in the spheres of the sciences, humanities, and public affairs. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos)

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× WALVIS BAY, 18 October 2017 - Holding his face in the Walvis Bay court, rape accused Alexander Krylov, got sick and rushed to the hospital before the proceeding of his case. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA