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

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× REHOBOTH, 23 February 2018 - Outjo Football Academy are favourites to win the Kunene Region's Debmarine Namibia Cup 2018 play-offs slated for Kamanjab on the weekend of 03 and 04 March 2018. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× Members of the emergency services move debris at the site of an explosion which destroyed a convenience store and a home in Leicester, Britain, February 25, 2018. REUTERS/Darren Staples

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× Family members join the No. 19 jersey retirement ceremony for New York Rangers Hall of Famer Jean Ratelle, center, before an NHL hockey game between the Rangers and the Detroit Red Wings at Madison Square Garden in New York, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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× Feb 25, 2018; Milwaukee, WI, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward Nikola Mirotic (3) drives for the basket against Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker (12) in the second quarter at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

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× RUNDU, 13 February 2018 - Governor of the Kavango East Region, Dr Samuel Mbambo, talking to Nampa about the future programs of Operation Werengendje. (Photo by: Peter Muronga) NAMPA

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× Feb 25, 2018; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) gets pressure from New Orleans Pelicans guard Rajon Rondo (9) and guard Ian Clark (2) in the fourth quarter at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

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× NAFTA banner is pictured inside a hotel where the seventh round of NAFTA talks involving the United States, Mexico and Canada take place, in Mexico City, Mexico February 25, 2018. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

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× Flood waters rise on Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Cincinnati. Heavy rains overnight have sent the swollen Ohio River at Cincinnati to its highest point in 20 years with the river expected to remain above flood stage through the end of the week, a National Weather Service meteorologist said Sunday. (Kareem Elgazzar/The Cincinnati Enquirer via AP)