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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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× KALKFELD, 14 November 2017 - The unserviced portion of Ondundu-yo-vitenda, where members of the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia at Kalkfeld in the Otjozondjupa Region are expected to build houses. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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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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× 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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× Vancouver Canucks goalie Anders Nilsson, of Sweden, allows the winning goal to St. Louis Blues' Brayden Schenn during overtime of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

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× WINDHOEK, 17 NOVEMBER 2017 - Pictured is a group of Namibian Police officers who participated in a workshop aimed at combating gender based violence and violence against children. (Photo by: Twahafa Neshuku) NAMPA

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× Prison detainees take the elementary equivalency exam as part of the alternative learning system program of the Manila City jail in metro Manila, Philippines November 19, 2017. REUTERS/Dondi Tawatao

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× Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath bats during the fourth day of their first test cricket match against India in Kolkata, India, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)

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× SWAKOPMUND, 15 November 2017 - Percy McCallum, a senior manager at Swakop Uranium (L), receives a petition from Mineworkers Union of Namibia Chairman at Swakop Uranium Timo Katjiuaende. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA