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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)

Russia displeased with paltry Namibia-Russia trade turnover

President Geingob makes anti-violence pledge

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× WINDHOEK, 15 November 2017 – Peter Ngatane from Boxing South Africa (BSA) facilitating the boxing Indaba in Windhoek. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× (171119) -- LONDON, Nov. 19, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria hits a return during the singles semifinal match against Jack Sock of the United States at the Nitto ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena in London, Britain on Nov. 18, 2017. Grigor Dimitrov won 2-1. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

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× (171119) -- LEON, Nov. 19, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Hot air balloons rise during the 2017 International Balloon Festival in Leon City of Guanajuato State, central Mexico, on Nov. 18, 2017. The four-day festival kicked off on Friday, with the participation of about 200 hot air balloons of different shapes and colors. (Xinhua/Francisco Canedo) (jg) (rtg) (zxj)

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× (171119) -- LEON, Nov. 19, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Hot air balloons rise during the 2017 International Balloon Festival in Leon City of Guanajuato State, central Mexico, on Nov. 18, 2017. The four-day festival kicked off on Friday, with the participation of about 200 hot air balloons of different shapes and colors. (Xinhua/Francisco Canedo) (jg) (rtg) (zxj)

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× WINDHOEK, 17 November 2017 – Action between Orland Pirates and Black Africa in the 2017/18 NPL match at Sam Nujoma Stadium. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× (171119) -- LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Los Angeles Kings' forward Tyler Toffoli (L) celebrates his goal with teammate defenseman Drew Doughty 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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× Dave Grohl from the band Foo Fighters performs during the Corona Capital music festival in Mexico City, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)

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× Rugby League World Cup - England vs Papua New Guinea - AAMI Stadium, Melbourne, Australia, November 19, 2017. England's Alex Walmsley runs with the ball towards Papua New Guniea's Kurt Baptiste during their quarter-final match. AAP/Julian Smith/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVE. AUSTRALIA OUT. NEW ZEALAND OUT.