Keetmanshoop


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Keetmanshoop

(kēt`mäns-ho͝op'), town (1991 pop. 15,032), SE Namibia. It is the trade center for a region where karakul sheep are raised. Keetmanshoop was founded in 1866 as a German missionary station.

Keetmanshoop

 

a city in Namibia (South West Africa); administrative center of the district of Keetmanshoop. Population, approximately 17,000 (1970). It is a transport junction and a center for astrakhan trade (skin of young karakul lambs).

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In 1965 beoefen hy sy internskap by Karl Bremer Hospitaal in Bellville, waarna hy tot 1974 as algemene praktisyn in Keetmanshoop en Clanwilliam gewerk het.
In compliance with the act, eight airports and their assets were transferred to the Namibia Airports Company in February 1999; Eros Airport (Windhoek), Katima Mulilo Aerodrome, Keetmanshoop Airport, Luderitz Aerodrome, Ondangwa Aerodrome, Rundu Aerodrome, Walvis Bay Airport and Hosea Kutako International Airport (Windhoek).
The academic program, operated via the southern campus of the University of Namibia (UNAM) at Keetmanshoop, is intended for bolstering the Government initiatives to help children in the marginalized communities of Namibia to facilitate development of their academic capacities.
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