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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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× Opuwo,13 November 2017(NAMPA) - An image of a photo of previous commemorations of late Chief Mbumbijazo Muharukua at the Okarundu cemetery in Opuwo. (Photo by: Contributed) NAMPA

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× OVITOTO, 15 November 2017 - One of the 55 pit toilets that was officially handed over to community members of the Otjongombe village in the area of Ovitoto in the Omatako Constituency by the Otjozondjupa Regional Council on Wednesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Vancouver Canucks' Alexander Edler, front, of Sweden, kicks at the puck as St. Louis Blues' Chris Thorburn (22) reaches for it with his stick 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 poster is seen on the back of a man as he takes part in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2017 in New Delhi on November 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SAJJAD HUSSAIN

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