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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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× Khomas Second Division log leaders NUST Football Club. (Photo: Contributed)

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× People hold placards including one reading "Two weights, two mesures" (L) 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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× (180222) -- PYEONGCHANG, Feb. 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Wu Dajing of China celebrates during venue ceremony of men's 500m event of short track speed skating at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Ice Arena, Gangneung, South Korea, Feb. 22, 2018. Wu Dajing claimed gold medal in a time of 0:39.584 and set new world record. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

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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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× RUNDU, 12 February 2018 - Members of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) carrying the body of a woman who was allegedly murdered and buried by her boyfriend. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) 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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× Models wear creations as part of the Prada women's Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection, presented during the Milan Fashion Week, in Milan, Italy, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)