Guest Contributor | May 16, 2018 | 0
SPD leader runs a quick touch-base circuit
22 December 2016 – The leader of the Social Democratic Party in the German Parliament, Hon Thomas Oppermann, arrived in Namibia on Monday for a short visit to meet with politicians, ex-politicians, senior government officials, Chief Executives and representatives of civil society.
Hon. Oppermann, visited Namibia to familiarise himself with the state of the intergovernmental negotiations and economic and scientific relations between the two countries. He held talks inter alia with Dr. Zedekia Ngavirue, the Namibian Government’s Special Envoy, Hon. Ida Hoffmann and Bernardus Swartbooi, as well as Mr. Magongora Kavihuha, the Secretary General of TUCNA.
His itinerary also included visits to the Aviation Centre at Eros Airport, the High Energy Stereoscopic System radio telescope in the Khomas Hocland near the Gamsberg, the Port of Walvis Bay and historic sites in Windhoek and Swakopmund.
The Aviation Centre at Eros is an investment of the German company, Rheinland Air