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Civics and Pirates draw as Isaacs lambasts match official

Written by Maqonda Ndlovu on 22 February 2018

WINDHOEK, 22 FEB (NAMPA) – Civics Football Club (FC) and Orlando Pirates drew nil all in a Namibia Premier League (NPL) match played at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Wednesday.
The match produced several chances, but both teams failed to convert.
Riaan Hanamub was the first to threaten when he shot wide after being put through by Nicky Musambani.
Eric Sana Ochurub of Civics also shot straight at Welcome Neil, in goal for Orlando Pirates in the 26th minute.
The halftime score was nil all.
The second half did not ...


Government officials benefit from training in Japan

Written by Lydia Pitiri on 22 February 2018

WINDHOEK, 22 FEB (NAMPA) - More than 20 government officials have completed various training courses in Japan since last year.
The training took place from April 2017, with the duration of courses varying from 10 days to 10 weeks in various fields such as strengthening business development, market-oriented export promotion, renewable energy and agricultural promotion, amongst others.
The training is fully funded by the government of Japan through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Ass ...

Government officials benefit from training in Japan

WINDHOEK, 22 FEB (NAMPA) - More than 20 government officials have completed various training courses in Japan since last year. The training took place from April 2017, with the duration of courses varying from 10 days to 10 weeks in various fields such as strengthening business development, market-oriented export promotion, renewable energy and agricultural promotion, amongst others. (NAMPA) LP/AS (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

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× OPUWO, 22 February 2018 - Opuwo rural constituency councillor, Kazeongere Tjeundo speaking to the community of Otuzemba. (Photo by :Tjizumaue Undari) NAMPA

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× A protester wears a shirt reading "Justice for Tariq ramadan" during a gathering in support of Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan, who is detained on rape charges, outside the courthouse of Paris, on Feburary 22, 2018. A French court on February 22 dismissed a bid by Tariq Ramadan, the prominent Islamic scholar detained on rape charges, to be released on health grounds, legal sources said. Ramadan's lawyers had pushed for his release since he was detained on February 2, arguing his multiple sclerosis and nerve damage could not be adequately treated behind bars. / AFP PHOTO / GEOFFROY VAN DER HASSELT

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× Plzen's players celebrate after scoring during the Europa League Round of 32 second leg football match between FC Viktoria Plzen and Partizan Belgrade on February 22, 2018 in Plzen. / AFP PHOTO / Michal Cizek

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× The //Kharas Under-20 team has vowed to go all the way to win the Namibian Newspaper Cup, which takes place in Katima Mulilo over the Easter weekend. (Photo: Contributed)

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 20 February 2018 – //Kharas Region Swapo Party regional coordinator Matheus Mumbala addressing the party's regional staff at a meeting in Keetmanshoop. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× (180222) -- LALITPUR, Feb. 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- People work at a reconstruction site of a damaged temple in Lalitpur, Nepal, on Feb. 22, 2018. Reconstruction process is undergoing in Lalitpur as many temples were badly damaged in the earthquake in 2015. (Xinhua/Sunil Sharma) (swt)

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× (180222) -- ISTANBUL, Feb. 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Germain Essohouna Meba, president of the Federation of West Africa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, speaks during an economic and business forum with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in Istanbul, Turkey on Feb. 22, 2018. Turkey and West African states on Thursday vowed to deepen their trade and economic relations through mutual investments. (Xinhua/He Canling) (swt)

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× Sporting Braga's Brazilian defender Marcelo Goiano (L) vies with Marseille's French forward Valere Germain during the Europa League Round of 32 second leg football match between SC Braga and Olympique de Marseille at the Municipal stadium of Braga on February 22, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL RIOPA