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

De Lange and Vorster win Nedbank MTB Championship

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 25 February 2018

WINDHOEK, 25 FEB (NAMPA) – Tristan de Lange and Michelle Vorster were on Sunday crowned the 2018 Nedbank National Mountain Bike champions after impressive individual performances.
The championships were held from the IJG Trails at the Avis Dam to Farm Windhoek, south of the capital.
De Lange, who was in a league of his own during the race, finished the 60 kilometre (km) route for the elite men’s category 10 minutes ahead of the chasing pack with a time of three hours, 13 minutes, 58 seconds. (3:13:58)
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Shaningwa warns office bearers

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 25 February 2018

OUTAPI, 25 FEB (NAMPA) – Swapo Party Secretary General (SG), Sophia Shaningwa on Saturday vowed to withdraw political office bearers found guilty of ignoring or failing to implement resolutions taken by her party.
Shaningwa issued the warning during her address at the official opening of the Anamulenge Open Market at Outapi in the Omusati Region.
She indicated that some Swapo political office bearers in the local and regional authorities are failing the nation by not implementing the resolutions taken durin ...

Roads Authority addresses residents\' complaints

WINDHOEK, 24 FEB (NAMPA)- Concerns from the residents living in and around the area where the Windhoek-Hosea Kutako dual carriageway is being upgraded are being addressed by the Roads Authority (RA), its CEO, Conrad Lutombi, has said. (NAMPA) LP/HP (Video by Lydia Pitiri0

Geingob calls for prioritisation of inequality fight

Japan Ambassador happy with cooperation

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× REHOBOTH, 23 February 2018 - Namibian Cricket national team Vice-Captain, Craig Williams, has announced his retirement from cricket after 11 years of playing at the highest level. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× HAMPTON, GA - FEBRUARY 25: Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Jimmy John's Ford, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on February 25, 2018 in Hampton, Georgia. Daniel Shirey/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× (180225) -- SANAA, Feb. 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Yemeni deaf-dumb and disabled students take part in a rally demanding an immediate end of conflict in front of the UN office in Sanaa, Yemen, on Feb. 25, 2018. The Saudi-led coalition intervened in the Yemeni conflict in March 2015. The war has killed over 10,000 Yemenis, mostly civilians, displaced 3 million others and triggered the worst humanitarian crises. (Xinhua/Mohammed Mohammed)

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× (180225) -- ALHAMBRA (U.S.), Feb. 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A vendor makes a balloon aircraft for a boy during the 27th Lunar New Year Festival in the City of Alhambra in Los Angeles County, the United States, Feb. 24, 2018. Lunar new year celebration has been a tradition for Alhambra for decades. Visitors enjoyed performances, services and Chinese food during the festival on Saturday. (Xinhua/Li Ying)

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× OPUWO,23 February 2017(NAMPA) -Farmers at NNFU meeting in Opuwo. (Photo by:Tjizumaue Undari)

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× FILE PHOTO: Italy's former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is seen during the television talk show "L'aria che tira" in Rome, Italy, January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Remo Casilli/File Photo

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× WINDHOEK, 21 February 2018 - In the picture Japanese Ambassador to Namibia, Hideyuki Sakamoto, flanked by acting Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Economic Planning, Annely Haiphene, on the left and the CEO of NAMDIA, Kennedy Hamutenya on the right, with participants who went for various training courses in Japan through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Association for Overseas Technical Cooperation and Sustainable Partnership (AOTS) above them. (NAMPA) (Photo by Lydia Pitiri)

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× (180226)-- TBILISI, Feb. 26, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Georgia's national water polo team celebrates during the first play-off match of the 2018 Men's European Water Polo Championship between Georgia and Israel in Tbilisi, Georgia, on Feb. 25, 2018. Georgia won 12-1. (Xinhua/Kulumbegashvili Tamuna)