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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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× SWAKOPMUND, 18 October 2017 - Some visually impaired people and others attend the commemoration of the international White Cane Day in Swakopmund. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× Oct 20, 2017; Austin, TX, USA; Red Bull Racing driver Daniel Ricciardo (3) of Australia during practice for the United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

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× (171020) -- BELGRADE, Oct. 20, 2017 (Xinhua) -- MiG-29 jet fighters of the Russian aerobatic team Strizhi (Swifts) perform 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, 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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× A Bank of China logo is seen at the SIBOS banking and financial conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada October 19, 2017. Picture taken October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

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× This undated photo provided by the U.S. Coast Guard shows the 79-foot fishing boat Pacific Paradise, aground off the beach at Waikiki in Honolulu on Oahu. The vesel that ran aground while transporting foreign fishermen to work in the commercial fishing industry in Hawaii is raising questions about the safety and conditions for foreign workers in this unique U.S. fishing fleet. (U.S. Coast Guard via AP)

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× Red Bull driver Max Verstappen, of the Netherlands, climbs into his car during the first practice session for the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix auto race at the Circuit of the Americas, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)