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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, 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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× St. Louis Blues' Chris Thorburn, front, is checked by Vancouver Canucks' Alexander Edler, of Sweden, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

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× Team Netherlands skaters Suzanne Schulting, Rianne de Vries, Yara van Kerkhof and Lara van Ruijven celebrate their victory after the women's 3000m relay final event at the ISU World Cup Short Track Speed Skating in Seoul on November 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / JUNG Yeon-Je

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× Nov 18, 2017; San Jose, CA, USA; Boston Bruins left wing Jake DeBrusk (74) scores a goal against the San Jose Sharks in the first period at SAP Center at San Jose. Mandatory Credit: John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports

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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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× Vancouver Canucks goalie Anders Nilsson, right, of Sweden, makes a save as St. Louis Blues' Jaden Schwartz (17) and Vancouver's Erik Gudbranson (44) watch during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

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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) -- ROME, Nov. 19, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Lazio's Senad Lulic (L) vies with Roma's Alessandro Florenzi during a Serie A soccer match between Roma and Lazio in Rome, Italy, Nov. 18, 2017. Roma won 2-1. (Xinhua/Alberto Lingria)