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Super sub Katupose books Warriors' place at Chan finals

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 20 August 2017

WINDHOEK, 20 AUG (NAMPA) – Two second-half goals from Muna Katupose booked Namibia’s place in the finals of the African Nations Championship (Chan) next year.
Namibia's Brave Warriors beat Comoros 2-0 in their return leg of the third-round match at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Sunday and 3-2 on aggregate after overcoming a 2-1 defeat dealt to them in Moroni, Comoros last Sunday.
Namibia’s senior national team started the game on a strong note, dominating play, but the Comorians held on to end the first half 0- ...


Kahuure wants Aletta Nguvauva gazetted as chief

Written by Charles Tjatindi on 20 August 2017

OKESETA, 20 AUG (NAMPA) – Ovambanderu community members under the leadership of Queen Aletta Nguvauva has vowed to press on with demands to have their leader officially recognised by Government as chief.
Ovambanderu Senior Traditional Councillor, Erastus Kahuure on Sunday pledged the community’s support for their queen in her quest to be gazetted as leader of her clan.
He was speaking during the commemoration of fallen Ovambanderu leaders at the Okeseta cemetery on Farm Groot Kunichas, some 15 kilometres so ...

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× OKAMATAPATI, 19 August 2017 - Members of the Swapo-Party prepare to march in the streets of Okamataptati to welcome 145 new members. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× (170821) -- BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Aug. 21, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Aug. 20, 2017 shows the construction site of Zhejiang Hengyi Petrochemical's Brunei project at Pulau Muara Besar (PMB) in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. Bank of China Hong Kong (Holdings) Limited (BOCHK) will deepen its cooperation with Bruneian financial institutions and regulators to strengthen financial support for Chinese companies in Brunei, Yue Yi, vice chairman, executive director and chief executive of BOCHK said on Sunday. (Xinhua/Jeffrey Wong) (zcc)

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× A white sheet is erected as a body of a victim is evacuated to a waiting ambulance while French forensic police officer search the site following a car crash on August 21, 2017, in the southern Mediterranean city of Marseille. At least one person has died in Marseille after a car crashed into people waiting at two different bus stops in the southern French port city, police sources told AFP, adding that the suspected driver had been arrested afterwards. The police sources, who asked not to be identified, did not say whether the incident was being treated as a terror attack or an accident. / AFP PHOTO / boris HORVAT

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× NYANGANA, 02 August 2017 - Dr Rightwell Zulu from the Nyangana District Hospital in the Kavango East speaks to mothers. (Photo: Contributed)

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× OKAMATAPATI, 19 August 2017 - A signboard to Okamataptati settlement in the Otjozondjupa Region. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× (170821) -- NANNING, Aug. 21, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Stitched photo taken on Aug. 19, 2017 shows the downtown scene in Nanning, capital of south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. The 14th China-ASEAN Expo will be held between Sept. 12 and 15 in Nanning. (Xinhua/Li Xin) (wyo)

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× OKAMATAPATI, 19 August 2017 - A crowd of Swapo members dancing to the Ndilimani Cultural Troupe music at a rally on Saturday at Okamatapati, where a total of 145 members of the National Democratic Organisation (Nudo) joined Swapo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× A French criminal police officer gestures as a forensic police officer searches the site following a car crash on August 21, 2017, in the southern Mediterranean city of Marseille. At least one person has died in Marseille after a car crashed into people waiting at two different bus stops in the southern French port city, police sources told AFP, adding that the suspected driver had been arrested afterwards. The police sources, who asked not to be identified, did not say whether the incident was being treated as a terror attack or an accident. / AFP PHOTO / boris HORVAT