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Brave Warriors starting 11 against Mozambique named

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 16 October 2018

WINDHOEK, 16 OCT (NAMPA) – Brave Warriors head coach Ricardo Mannetti has named his starting 11 for his team’s match against Mozambique for the return leg of the 2019 African Nations Cup (Afcon) qualifiers.
Namibia, who beat Mozambique 2-1 in Maputo on Saturday, will clash the Mamba’s at the Sam Nujoma stadium on Tuesday evening at 19h00.
Mannetti only made one change to his Saturday starting 11 as he dropped Benson Shilongo for Sadney Uri-Khob, who will be in the starting 11 this time around.
In goals, Vir ...


Malaysian rail company and university coming to Namibia

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 16 October 2018

WINDHOEK, 16 OCT (NAMPA) – A manufacturing plant of Malaysian rail engineering company - SMH Rail and a campus of the university - Limkokwing University of Creative Technology are set to be established in Namibia.
This was disclosed by Namibia High Commissioner to Malaysia, Namakau Mutelo on Monday.
Mutelo, who is in Namibia on a working visit, made these remarks during an interaction with the local media at her residence.
“We are already at an advanced stage for the plans of the university. Land has bee ...

The digital world offers new employment opportunities: Simataa

WINDHOEK, 15 OCT (NAMPA)-The digital world offers new employment opportunities that will help Namibia deal with the challenge of a bulging sea of unemployed youths, Minister of Information and Communication Technology (MICT), Stanley Simataa has said. (NAMPA) (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

Group calls for VCF removal in five years

Land conference boycotters still welcome: Ua-Ndjarakana

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× AUSSENKEHR, 14 October 2018 – Members of the Aussenkehr community watch the Namibia Grape Company and Cape Orchard netball teams during the annual Namibia Grape Company sports tournament. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, photo Evan Sharp, Pinterest co-founder and chief product officer, poses for a photo in his office beside a wall of pinned photos he has taken at Pinterest headquarters in San Francisco. “Social media is about sharing what you are doing with other people,” said Sharp. “Pinterest isn't about sharing. It's mostly about yourself, your dreams, your ideas you want for your future.” (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

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× A boat lies wrecked and stuck on the pier of a fluvial harbor the day after floods hit the town of Trebes, southern France,Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. the day after floods hit the town Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. French officials say flash floods that swept through the southwest Aude region largely claimed elderly victims, who were seemingly caught off guard by the sudden torrents. (AP Photo/Fred Lancelot)

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× Indian Bollywood actors Rani Mukharjee (L), Shah Rukh Khan (C) and Kajol Devgan pose for a picture as they attend an event celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Hindi film "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai", in Mumbai on October 16, 2018. (Photo by Sujit Jaiswal / AFP)

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× ACCRA, 16 October 2018 - Ghana National Development Planning Commission Director for Plan Coordination , Dr Isaac Frimpong Mensa-Bonsu (L) and Namibia's Chief of National Development Advice in the National Planning Commission, Sylvester Mbangu exchange their countries' national development programme booklets. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× Clouds hang over the Saudi Arabia consul's residence, in Istanbul, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. A Turkish Foreign Ministry official says Turkish authorities will search the residence over missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's unexplained disappearance. Khashoggi disappeared two weeks ago on a visit to the nearby consulate and Turkish officials fear Saudi officials killed and dismembered the writer inside the mission. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)

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× ACCRA, 15 October 2018 - Ghanaian Ambassador to Namibia Elizabeth Salamatu Forgor (L), Namibia’s High Commissioner to Ghana, Charles Josob (M) and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Works and Transport Willem Goeiemann during discussions. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization, addresses guests during the start of the World Health Summit in Berlin on October 16, 2018. (Photo by John MACDOUGALL / AFP)