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Namibia to meet host Morocco in quarter-finals

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 23 January 2018

By Hesron Kapanga
CASABLANCA, 22 JAN (NAMPA) - The Brave Warriors will meet host nation, Morocco, in the quarter-finals of the Africa Nations Championship (Chan) here on Saturday after finishing as runners-up in Group B behind Zambia here Monday evening.
Namibia and Zambia both ended the group stage on seven points after a one-all draw, but Zambia won the group on a better goal difference and will now face Group A runners-up Sudan in the quarter-finals on Saturday.
The Brave Warriors came into the game like ...


China, Namibia sign MoU on south-south cooperation

Written by Kambarure Kaputu on 22 January 2018

WINDHOEK, 22 JAN (NAMPA) – Namibia and China on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the second phase of a South-South Cooperation (SSC) project on agriculture.
Phase one of the tripartite agreement, which involves the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), commenced in 2015 and ended in 2017. It aimed to boost food security and focused on rice and maize production, gardening and animal husbandry.
The practical implementation of the SSC project’s second phase is expected to start in May th ...

Hitman confident of winning second world title

WINDHOEK, 22 JAN (NAMPA) –Paulus ‘Hitman’ Moses has warned his opponent Raymundo ‘Sugar’ Beltran to underestimate him at his own peril when the two pugilists meet on 16 February for the vacant World Boxing Organization (WBO) Lightweight Title in Las Vegas, United States of America. (NAMPA) KM/HP (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

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× OTJIWARONGO, 19 January 2018 - A group of concerned farmers of Farm Cleveland face eviction to pave way for the mining activities of the Cheetah Cement factory. They staged a peaceful demonstration on Friday to demand resettlement from government. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 22: A group of House members walk to the House floor to vote on the continuing resolution to fund the federal government, Capitol Hill, January 22, 2018 in Washington, DC. The U.S. Senate has voted to end the shutdown, and Congress will now need to wait for the House of Representatives to approve the legislation. Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× Paraguay's Olimpia player Nestor Camacho (R) vies for the ball with Uruguay's Wanderers player Paulo Lima during their 2018 Libertadores Cup football match at the Parque Franzini stadium in Montevideo on January 22, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL ROJO

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× (180122) -- NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Tourists return with the cruise ship after visiting the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island in New York, the United States, Jan. 22, 2018. New York City's iconic landmark the Statue of Liberty reopened Monday at the expense of state funds following a brief closure as a result of the U.S. federal government shutdown. According to a news release published on New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo's website, the cost of keeping the Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island open is 65,000 U.S. dollars per day. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

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× MARRAKECH, 18 January 2018 - Ivory Coast national football team coach Ibrahim Kamara pictured during a media conference after his team lost against Zambia at the African Nations Championships in Marrakech, Morocco. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× TOPSHOT - A man stands on stairs leading to the Greek parliament in Athens on January 15, 2018, during a parliamentary vote on controversial reforms demanded by Greece's creditors, including curbs on industrial action. Hundreds of protesters gathered in front of the Greek parliament to protest the new round of austerity measures. / AFP PHOTO / LOUISA GOULIAMAKI

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× WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 22: (L to R) Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) walk to the House floor to vote on the continuing resolution to fund the federal government, Capitol Hill, January 22, 2018 in Washington, DC. The U.S. Senate has voted to end the shutdown, and Congress will now need to wait for the House of Representatives to approve the legislation. Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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