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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× WINDHOEK, 22 FEBRUARY 2018 - Standard Bank Namibia Economist, Naufiku Hamunime. (Photo Contributed) Nampa

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× PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL - FEBRUARY 25: Justin Thomas with the winner's trophy after winning a playoff during the final round of the Honda Classic at PGA National Resort and Spa on February 25, 2018 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× Feb 25, 2018; Palm Beach Gardens, FL, USA; Tiger Woods tee off on the 17th during the final round of The Honda Classic golf tournament at PGA National (Champion). Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

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× (180225) -- HOUSTON, Feb. 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Rachel Gai, dancer from Houston Huaxing Arts Group, performs solo dance "The Auspicious Peacock" during the "Cultures of China, Festival of Spring" gala in Houston, the United States, Feb. 24, 2018. A grand Spring Festival gala was staged in Houston Saturday night for overseas Chinese and Americans to co-celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year. (Xinhua/Zhong Jia)

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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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× A woman dressed as a bride hugs a tree during a wedding between people and trees to raise awareness and respect to trees and to stop illegal logging in San Jacinto Amilpas, Oaxaca state, Mexico February 25, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES

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× A woman dressed as a bride hugs a tree during a wedding between people and trees to raise awareness and respect to trees and to stop illegal logging in San Jacinto Amilpas, Oaxaca state, Mexico February 25, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES

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× (180225) -- ALHAMBRA (U.S.), Feb. 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A boy enjoys lamb shashlik 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)