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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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× WINDHOEK, 19 October - Minister of Finance, Calle Schlettwein addressing guests at the Namibia Manufacturers Association (NMA) Manufacturer of the Year Awards 2017. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× GAINESVILLE, FL - OCTOBER 19: Self-described white nationalists William Fears, left and his brother Colton Fears, both of Pasadena, Texas, walk inside a group of Florida Highway Patrol troopers as the troopers assist their safe departure from a speech by Richard Spencer, who popularized the term 'alt-right', at the University of Florida campus on October 19, 2017 in Gainesville, Florida. The Fears brothers were later arrested, along with their friend Tyler Tenbrink, in relation to a shooting following the speech. Brian Blanco/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× (171020) -- BELGRADE, Oct. 20, 2017 (Xinhua) -- People visit the exhibition "Sequences. Art of Yugoslavia and Serbia from the Collections of the Museum of the Contemporary Art" in the Museum of Contemporary Art in Belgrade, Serbia, on Oct. 20, 2017. The museum is reopened for the public after a ten-year renovation. (Xinhua/Nemanja Cabric) (zjl)

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× (171020) -- SINGAPORE, Oct. 20, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Romania's Simona Halep poses for a photo during the WTA Finals official draw ceremony held in Singapore on Oct. 20, 2017.(Xinhua/Then Chih Wey)

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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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× (171020) -- BEIJING, Oct. 20, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Wang Endong, chief scientist of the Inspur Group and an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, answers questions during a group interview held by the press center of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on implementing the strategy of innovation-driven development, in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 20, 2017. (Xinhua/Shen Bohan) (lb)

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× Oct 20, 2017; Austin, TX, USA; Williams driver Felipe Massa (19) of Brazil during practice for the United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

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× Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov, of Russia, skate their short program at the Rostelekom Cup ISU Grand Prix figure skating event in Moscow, Russia, on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)