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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 - Namibian Cricket national team captain, Sarel Burger, has announced his retirement from cricket after 15 years of playing at the highest level. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× OHANGWENA, 15 February 2018 – Queen Martha Mwadinomho waKristian yaNelumbu of Oukwanyama issued leadership certificates to 25 village headmen at Helao Nafidi on Thursday. YaNelumbu (L) is seen here shaking hands with the headman of Ondjengo village, Isai Hainghumbi, as she hands him his certificate. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× REHOBOTH, 23 February 2018 - Karateka prepare for their Kumite (free fighting) demonstration under the watchful eye of female Referee, Sensei Theresa Swart. (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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× REHOBOTH, 23 February 2018 - Karateka prepare for their Kumite (free fighting) demonstration under the watchful eye of female Referee, Sensei Theresa Swart. (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. Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× President Donald Trump makes remarks during the Governors' Ball in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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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)