The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

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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× WINDHOEK, 20 February 2018 - Bank Workers Union of Namibia (BAWON) National Coordinator, Chiteta Kaleji (L) and shop steward, Penny-Ann Wilson (R). (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky speaks about all the new features and programs unveiled during an event Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

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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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× ONGWEDIVAVA, 14 February 2018 - The Namibia Basketball Federation (NBF) Northern Committee is determined to popularise basketball in high and primary schools in the Oshana Region where it formed a schools’ league last year. Pictured here are NBF Northern Committee members, Kiliat Stahlhut (R); Pondo Nailenge (L) and Lovisa Plaisir (in black T-shirt) with some of the players. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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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, 19 February 2018 – Brigadier General Kashindi Eusebius yaKashindi (L) is taking over from Brigadier General Epimacus Tsipingana Tshavuka (R) at the 12 Motorised Infantry Brigade at Keetmanshoop. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× (180222) -- ISTANBUL, Feb. 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Kalilou Traore, ECOWAS commissioner for industry and private sector promotion, 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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× EDITORS NOTE: Graphic content / A picture dated on January 28, 2018 shows a Syrian boy playing with a ball in a basement, where he is taking shelter with his family, in Mudayra, in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus. Close to 400 civilians have been killed since February 18 when the regime intensified its bombardment of Eastern Ghouta, which has been controlled by Islamist and jihadist groups since 2012. Many residents of the Eastern Ghouta rebel enclave have been forced to live in spartan basements and makeshift shelters by fierce government shelling. / AFP PHOTO / ABDULMONAM EASSA