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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 a 2017/18 NPL match at Sam Nujoma Stadium. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× Nov 18, 2017; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; St. Louis Blues forward Magnus Paajarvi (56) skates through the ice snow during the first period against the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Arena. Mandatory Credit: Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports

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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) -- 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)

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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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× WINDHOEK, 15 November 2017 - Founder of Cirrus Capital, Rowland Brown speaks at a public dialogue on the country's economy. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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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, 14 November 2017(NAMPA) - Club officials from Civics FC, African Stars FC, Tura Magic FC, Orlando Pirates FC and Tigers FC at a media conference, where they announced strict measures to avoid disturbances during matches. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA