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, 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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× Feb 25, 2018; Buffalo, NY, USA; Boston Bruins left wing Rick Nash (61) skates up ice with the puck as Buffalo Sabres defenseman Marco Scandella (6) defends during the first period at KeyBank Center. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports

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× Feb 25, 2018; Palm Beach Gardens, FL, USA; Luke List putts for birdie to force a play off with Justin Thomas 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) -- PASAY CITY, Feb. 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Kiefer Ravena of the Philippines competes against Japan during their match in the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Asian Qualifiers in Pasay City, the Philippines, Feb. 25, 2018. The Philippines won 89-84. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

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× WINDHOEK, 23 February 2018 - Event Coordinator of the Khoekhoegowab Workshop, Axaro Thaniseb, addressing participants at its fourth workshop here on Friday. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 16 February 2018 – Advisor to the Nama cultural festival committee, Antonio Stuurmann. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× Hockey Hall of Famer Rod Gilbert embraces New York Rangers Hall of Famer Jean Ratelle, right, during a ceremony retiring Ratelle's number before an NHL hockey game between the New York Rangers and Detroit Red Wings at Madison Square Garden in New York, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. Ratelle, who played parts of 16 of his 21 NHL seasons with the Rangers, entered the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1985 and is second on the Rangers' goals list with 336 and third in assists with 481 and points with 817. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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× (180225) -- PYEONGCHANG, Feb. 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy Liu Yandong (L), also Chinese Vice Premier, meets with President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach in PyeongChang, South Korea, Feb. 25, 2018. (Xinhua/Ju Huanzong) (dhf)