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Our win will not distract us: Malembu

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 19 July 2018

WINDHOEK, 19 JUL (NAMPA) – Namibia’s win against Seychelles in the opening match of the Council of Southern African Football Associations (Cosafa) U-17 Championship is motivation for them to do even better, team coach Paul ‘Shakes’ Malembu has said.
The tournament is currently underway in Mauritius.
Namibia, who are in Group A alongside Botswana and host Mauritius, won their opening match 8-3 against Seychelles Thursday morning at the St Francois Xavier Stadium in Port Louis.
Speaking to Nampa via WhatsApp, ...


NSFAF pays final settlements for 2017

Written by Panduleni Amwaalwa on 19 July 2018

WINDHOEK, 19 JUL (NAMPA) – The Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF) has paid 14 000 students N.dollars 3 000 each as final settlement of outstanding non-tuition fees for 2017.
NSFAF Acting Chief Executive Officer, Kennedy Kandume in a media statement on Thursday said the payments were made by 06 July.
“As per the agreed milestone with the Namibia National Students Organisation and Student Representative Councils of various institutions of higher learning, we are pleased to announce that all 14 ...

UN General Assembly to hold memorial service for Gurirab (soundbite)

USAKOS, 19 JUL (NAMPA) - The United Nation General Assembly will host a memorial service next week in honour of the late Theo-Ben Gurirab who died last week Saturday. (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

Usakos community pay last respect to Gurirab

Usakos community members remember the late Gurirab

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× WINDHOEK, 18 July 2018 - Deputy Minister of Gender Equality and Child Welfare, Lucia Witbooi speaking at the Women’s Action for Development (WAD) project launch, ‘Promoting Women’s Rights and Gender Equality in Political Representation in Namibia’ and the WAD 24th Anniversary on Wednesday in Windhoek. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 10 July 2018 - Community members who attended the consultative meeting on the government resettlement programme with the Ombudsman, John Walters on Tuesday at Otjiwarongo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× President Donald Trump, accompanied by Ivanka Trump, the daughter of President Donald Trump, left, sits down to sign an Executive Order that establishes a National Council for the American Worker during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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× Dr. Allison Fitzgerald (3rd L), an oyster program research assistant with NY/NJ Baykeeper, talks with students, workers and volunteers, associated with NY/NJ Baykeeper, as they collect marine life data in the waters near Soundview Park July 18, 2018 in New York. The Soundview oyster reef monitoring event brought the group together to perform hands-on oyster reef monitoring and data collection of oysters and other marine life. / AFP PHOTO / Don EMMERT

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× GOBABIS, 18 July 2018 - Ohorongo Cement Managing Director Hans-Wilhelm Schütte (C) makes a point to Minister of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare, Zephania Kameeta during the launch of a brickmaking training in Gobabis. They are pictured with the regional leadership, representatives of Build-It company and trainees. (Photo by: Charles Vanguaa Tjatindi) NAMPA

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× KOMBAT, 06 July 2018 - A newly constructed school block at the Neu Sommerau Government Resettlement Farm near Kombat in the Otjozondjupa Region. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× President Donald Trump, accompanied by Ivanka Trump, the daughter of President Donald Trump, fourth from left, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, sixth from right, and Labor Secretary Alex Acosta, fifth from right, and workers, signs an Executive Order that establishes a National Council for the American Worker during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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× (180719) -- LINCHENG, July 19, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Children experience the art of porcelain in Lincheng County, north China's Hebei Province, July 19, 2018. Children participate in various activities during summer vacation. (Xinhua/Zhu Xudong)(gxn)