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Namibia draws Zambia, Côte d’Ivoire and Uganda in Chan finals

Written by Maqonda Ndlovu on 19 November 2017

WINDHOEK, 19 NOV (NAMPA) – Namibia’s Brave Warriors will play Zambia, Côte d’Ivoire and Uganda in the 2018 African Nations Championship (Chan) finals that will take place in Morocco between 13 January and 04 February.
According to a draw held at Hotel Sofitel Rabat Jardin des Roses on Friday evening, and monitored by this agency via online media, Namibia and the other group D opponents will be based in Marrakech.
The Brave Warriors’ group opponents, Côte d’Ivoire hosted the inaugural edition of the competit ...


Geingob urges delegates to vote right

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 17 November 2017

ONGWEDIVA, 17 NOV (NAMPA) – Swapo presidential candidate, Hage Geingob has called on delegates to the party’s 6th ordinary congress to be held in Windhoek from 23 to 26 November, to vote for his Team Harambee.
Geingob’s slate includes Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah for vice-president, Sophia Shaningwa for secretary-general (SG) and Marco Hausiku for deputy SG.
Speaking during his campaign rally at Ongwediva in the Oshana Region on Thursday, Geingob said his team is a gender-balanced leadership, including two men a ...

Zimbabweans in Namibia stage a peaceful demonstration

WINDHOEK, 18 NOV(NAMPA)- More than a thousand of Zimbabweans living in Namibia staged a peaceful march in solidarity with the political crisis happening in their country. Their intention is to march in a peaceful manner to appeal to their Embassy here in Namibia to call for the peaceful transition in the action initiated by the Zimbabwean National army. LP/MT (NAMPA) (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

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President Geingob makes anti-violence pledge

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× WINDHOEK, 16 NOV 2017 - Deputy Minister of Economic Planning and National Planning Commission, Lucia Iipumbu pictured with Chinese Vice Minister of Commerce, Qian Keming on Wednesday after the signing of Economic and Technical Cooperation Agreement for additional funding of N.dollars 400 million for the construction of the dual carriage freeway to Hosea Kutako International Airport and N.dollars 14 million for equipment for wildlife protection. (Photo by: Twahafa Neshuku) NAMPA

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× Nov 18, 2017; Memphis, TN, USA; Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) drives to the basket against Memphis Grizzlies forward Chandler Parsons (25) during the first quarter at FedExForum. Mandatory Credit: Spruce Derden-USA TODAY Sports

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× A woman wears a face mask as she takes part in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2017 in New Delhi on November 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SAJJAD HUSSAIN

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× (171119) -- LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Los Angeles Kings' forward Andy Andreoff (L) celebrates his goal with teammate forward Tyler Toffoli during a 2017-2018 NHL hockey game against Florida Panthers in Los Angeles, the United States, on Nov. 18, 2017. Los Angeles Kings won 4-0. (Xinhua/Zhao Hanrong)

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× Windhoek, 15 November 2017- Outjo double-murder convict, Sageus Somaeb, 43, in court. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× (171119) -- SARAJEVO, Nov. 19, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Aladin Isakovic (L) of Mladost competes during the Premier League of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) 17/18 match between Sarajevo and Mladost in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, on Nov. 18, 2017. Sarajevo won 4-2. (Xinhua/Haris Memija)

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× Nov 18, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Washington Huskies place kicker Tristan Vizcaino (43) kicks the game winning field goal as time expires during the fourth quarter against the Utah Utes at Husky Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jennifer Buchanan-USA TODAY Sports

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× (171119) -- BEIJING, Nov. 19, 2017 (Xinhua) -- "The Flames of Paris" is performed by dancers of the Mikhailovsky Ballet of St. Petersburg of Russia at the Tianqiao Theater in Beijing, capital of China, Nov. 18, 2017. (Xinhua/Jin Liangkuai) (wsw)