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Welwitschias lose to SWD Eagles

Written by Maqonda Ndlovu on 24 September 2017

WINDHOEK, 24 SEP (NAMPA) – The Windhoek Draught Welwitschias lost by 32 points to 36 to the South West District (SWD) Eagles in a Currie Cup match played in Windhoek on Saturday.
The Namibians started slowly by conceding two tries in the first 15 minutes of the game when Hooker Cornelius Vermaak crossed over for the visitors’ first try in the seventh minute, which was converted by full back Leighton Eksteen.
Right flanker Johannes Stander then scored in the 14th minute, but Eksteen missed the conversion, le ...


Namibia and South Africa should speak with one voice: Dlodlo

Written by Anna Salkeus on 24 September 2017

WINDHOEK, 24 SEP (NAMPA) – The Namibian and South African governments have to ensure that they govern in a manner that makes fewer people unhappy, as they owe it to those who fought during apartheid.
This was said by South African Minister of Communication, Ayanda Dlodlo.
Speaking during a panel discussion on the legacy of the late Oliver Tambo here on Saturday, Dlodlo said the two countries should never fight one another, but instead 'speak with one voice.'
The event was organised by the South African High ...

Dordabis Primary School learners receive uniforms

WINDHOEK, 22 SEP (NAMPA) - Noordburg Seafood and Kalapuse General Dealers donated 600 boxes of tinned fish and more than 800 school uniforms to the Dordabis Primary School on Friday. The tinned fish is valued at N.dollars 120 000 and the 803 uniforms are worth N.dollars 100 000. (NAMPA) LP/AS/ND (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

“Nambia” blooper has placed Namibia on the map: Geingob

Windhoek learners receive solar lamps

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× OTJIWARONGO, 23 September 2017 - Otjiwarongo Local Authority Councillor, Gottlieb Shivute (L) hands over a trophy to Man of the Match Robert Uirab (R) in the semi-finals of the Debmarine Namibia Cup at Otjiwarongo's Mokati Stadium on Saturday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× PULLMAN, WA - SEPTEMBER 23: Quarterback David Cornwell #12 of the Nevada Wolf Pack is sacked by Nnamdi Oguayo #30 (not pictured) of the Washington State Cougars in the second half at Martin Stadium on September 23, 2017 in Pullman, Washington. Washington State defeated Nevada 45-7. William Mancebo/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× Stevie Wonder, left, takes a knee "for the country" with his son, Kwame Morris, before performing at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival in Central Park, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, in New York. The festival aims to end extreme poverty through the collective actions of Global Citizens by 2030. (AP Photo/Michael Noble Jr.)

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× WINDHOEK, 23 September 2017 - Action between the Western Suburbs and Sisheni during the Gold Cup match at Hage Geingob Stadium in Windhoek. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 22 September 2017 - The Damara and Herero cultural groups ready to perform their traditional dances and dramas to celebrate the week of culture and national heritage at Otjiwarongo on Friday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× SWAKOPMUND, 21 September 2017 - Taxi drivers from Swakopmund attend a meeting with the Namibia Police Force. They were cautioned to stop transporting stolen goods. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× Members of the crowd wave their mobile phone lights as Green Day performs at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival in Central Park, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, in New York. The festival aims to end extreme poverty through the collective actions of Global Citizens by 2030. (AP Photo/Michael Noble Jr.)

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× Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks during the 2017 Global Citizens Festival at Central Park in New York, U.S., September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton