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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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× Marrakech, 18 January 2018 - The Brave Warriors pose for a photo at the Marrakech Stadium ahead of their clash with Uganda in the African Nations Championship. (Photo By: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.

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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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× EKOLANAAMBO, 20 JAN (NAMPA) – The popular meat and kapana business at the Adolf settlement in the Oshana Region’s Ondangwa Rural Constituency is described as a health hazard as meat vendors slaughter cattle for business under unhygienic circumstances. Seen here are players and supporters of the local football club, Onelago United, involved in a clean-up campaign at the settlement on Saturday. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× (180122) -- AFRIN (SYRIA) , Jan. 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Turkish army tanks are seen in Afrin, Syria, on Jan. 22, 2018. Turkey launched on Jan. 20 a new operation dubbed as "Operation Olive Branch" on the ground to oust Kurdish militia from Syria's Afrin. (Xinhua)

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× WINDHOEK, 18 January 2018- The entrance to the Namibia Meteorological Service office. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 21 October 2017 - Rundu Chiefs Football Club players (in white) in action against Tura Magic at the Sam Nujoma Stadium during the opening matches of the 2017/18 Namibia Premier League Season. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× Jennifer Ehle, a cast member in "Monster," poses at the premiere of the film at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

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× U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) walks back to his office after voting for a continuing resolution and end a three-day government shutdown on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 22, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis