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Eunice Kennedy Shriver was a pioneer in the struggle for the rights of people with intellectual disabilities.
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By Simon Muinjo
Ms Juanita Gouws
Mr Charles Nyambe
Melanie Van Wyk
Ms Esther Kambala
At birth, Deon Namiseb was all but discarded but Special Olympics gave him a chance and hope.
Youth Summit Group
From the story in The Namibian: Special Olympics Namibia will send a unified sports team to South Africa this week for the Special Olympics Africa Unity Cup . The seven-a-side football tournament – fe
Deon Clarence Namiseb