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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 - Chairperson of the Namibia Manufacturers Association (NMA), Brian Black addressing guests at the Manufacturer of the Year Awards 2017. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 18 October 2017 – The casket of the late governor of the Kunene Region, Angelika Muharukua at Parliament Gardens, where a State memorial service was held Wednesday. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK,19 October 2017(NAMPA) - The poster of the Windhoek International Dance Festival (Photo Contributed) NAMPA

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× (171020) -- BEIJING, Oct. 20, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Wang Xiujie, director of the Center of Molecular Systems Biology of the Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology (IGDB) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), 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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× SIKONDO, 20 October 2017 - Sikondo Green Scheme Project Assistant Farm Manager, Maxwell Nghidinwa holding the 250 gram pallets of cauliflower and broccoli currently being produced at the scheme. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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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, 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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