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Neckartal Dam completed

Written by Linea Dishena on 18 October 2018

WINDHOEK, 18 OCT (NAMPA) – The construction of the Neckartal Dam in the //Kharas Region, which cost over N.dollars 5.7 billion, has finally been completed, Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, Alpheus !Naruseb has announced.
!Naruseb made the announcement here on Thursday at the handover of rural water supply and sanitation functions to 13 regional councils. Khomas was omitted from the exercise as its rural areas now fall under the custodianship of the Windhoek Municipality.
“I am pleased to annou ...


VP lauds Ghana-Namibia relationship

Written by Anna Salkeus on 18 October 2018

By Anna Salkeus
ACCRA, 18 OCT (NAMPA) – Ghana’s Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has praised the relationship between his country and Namibia, saying there is room for cooperation in various sectors.
Bawumia said this on Wednesday during a courtesy visit by the Namibian delegation which is in Accra to meet with various industries and missions to explore market potential between the two countries.
Some possible areas of cooperation are trade and investment, tourism, environment, agriculture, aviation, maritim ...

Venezuela's President invites Geingob for working visit

WINDHOEK, 17 OCT (NAMPA) - President Hage Geingob has been invited by President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela to pay a working visit to that country. The invitation letter was delivered by Maduro’s emissary, the Vice Minister for Africa, Yuri Pimentel at State House on Wednesday. (Video by: George Hendricks) NAMPA.

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× WINDHOEK, 17 October 2018 - President Hage Geingob (R) shakes hands with Venezuelan Vice Minister for Africa, Yuri Pimental (L) after a courtesy visit at State House on Wednesday (Photo by: George Hendricks) NAMPA.

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× Detroit Red Wings' Darren Helm loses control of the puck on a breakaway against Tampa Bay Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy, of Russia, during the third period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. The Lightning won 3-1. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

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× (181018) -- BRUSSELS, Oct. 18, 2018 (Xinhua) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May attends a press conference after the EU Summit at the European Council in Brussels, Belgium, Oct. 18, 2018. European Union (EU) leaders met here on Wednesday and Thursday to discuss faltering progress in Brexit talks, ongoing immigration concerns, and internal security issues. (Xinhua/Zheng Huansong)

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× ACCRA, 16 October 2018 - Air Namibia Board Chairperson, Gerson Tjihenuna speaks at a business meeting in Accra. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× SHAPUA, 15 October 2018 - The shack under which children of the Tulihongeni Kindergarten are taught. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× Faithful attend the procession of Senor de Los Milagros ( Lord of Miracles ), Peru's most revered Catholic religious icon, in Lima, Peru, October 18, 2018. REUTERS/Guadalupe Pardo TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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× (181018) -- BRUSSELS, Oct. 18, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla arrives for the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit in Brussels, Belgium, Oct. 18, 2018. The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit, the largest inter-governmental platform in Eurasia, is held in Brussels on Oct. 18 and Oct. 19. (Xinhua/Zheng Huansong)

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× People are seen across the tarmac from Air Force One, with President Donald Trump aboard, as he arrives at Missoula International Airport on Air Force One, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in, Missoula, Mont., en route to speak at a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)