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Dordabis to host Frederick Arie football tournament

Written by Rhonie Garoeb on 17 November 2018

REHOBOTH, 17 NOV (NAMPA) – The settlement of Dordabis will be a hive of activity when teams from surrounding areas take part in the annual Frederick Arie Floating Trophy football tournament there on 01 and 02 December.
The tournament, named after late Windhoek Rural Constituency Councillor Frederick Arie, will be hosted by Black Arrows Football Club, which Arie formerly owned.
Chief organiser of the event, Arie’s daughter Roswitha Arie told Nampa recently the tournament was established in 1980 by her fathe ...


Optimal care needed for premature babies: Haufiku

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 17 November 2018

OSHAKATI, 17 NOV (NAMPA) – Premature birth remains one of the top causes of death of children under five years worldwide and also in Namibia, Minister of Health and Social Services, Bernard Haufiku has said.
Haufiku made these remarks at the 2018 commemoration of World Prematurity Day at the Oshakati Intermediate Hospital on Friday.
He said an estimated 15 million babies are born preterm every year.
One million premature babies die every year as per World Health Organisation (WHO) statistics.
Haufiku explai ...

Cuba only left with dead bodies: Geingob

WINDHOEK, 10 NOV (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob said Cuba’s relationship with Namibia will always remain open at all diplomatic levels due to the sacrifices it made during Namibia’s liberation struggle. Geingob was speaking during the farewell courtesy visit of outgoing Cuban Ambassador to Namibia, Giraldo Mazola to State House on Friday. (Video by: George Hendricks) NAMPA.

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NamPol deploys 11 officers to South Sudan

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× WINDHOEK, 13 November 2018 - President Hage Geingob (R) and Norwegian Foreign Affairs Minister and Special Envoy Ambassador Arild Retvedt Øyen (L) during a tête-à-tête at State House on Tuesday. (Photo by: George Hendricks) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 07 November 2018 - Namibia Premier League chairperson Patric Kauta giving the vote of thanks at the launch of the 2018/19 season in Windhoek. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× Adrian Otaegui of Spain plays a shot on the 1st hole during the third round of the DP World Tour Championship golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

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× WINDHOEK,13 November 2018 - Levi Haneb, an Outjo resident who admitted to killing his girlfriend Ingenesia Ais in 2015, was sentenced to life imprisonment in the High Court here on Tuesday. (Photo by: Milira Njambali) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 14 November 2018 - Pictured from left are the Chairperson of the Management Committee of the Omaruru Municipality, Mathias Kaluhoni, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the municipality Alphons Tjitombo and Head of Operations of the Namibia Public Workers Union (Napwu) Gideon Thomas at an event that marked the signing of an eight per cent salary increase for workers at Omaruru on Wednesday. (Photo contributed) NAMPA

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× (181117) -- UNITED NATIONS, Nov. 17, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Nov. 16, 2018 shows the United Nations Security Council holding a meeting on South Sudan, at the UN headquarters in New York, Nov. 16, 2018. (Xinhua/Li Muzi) (wtc)

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× England's captain Joe Root looks on during the fourth day of the second test cricket match between Sri Lanka and England in Pallekele, Sri Lanka, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)

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