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 - 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, takes the checkered flag from a NASCAR official after winning the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on February 25, 2018 in Hampton, Georgia. Jerry Markland/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× WINDHOEK, 23 February 2018 - The Director of Education in the Khomas Region, Gerard Vries addressing participants at the fourth Khoekhoegowab Workshop which took place here on Friday. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) 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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× WINDHOEK, 23 February 2018 - The Director of Education in the Khomas Region, Gerard Vries (top middle) pictured with participants at the fourth Khoekhoegowab Workshop which kicked off here on Friday. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× (180225) -- XI'AN, Feb. 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Villagers perform Yangge dance during a folk ritual parade in Xiaowangdian Village of Dawang Town in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, Feb. 25, 2018. Yingchenghuang is a ritual event held by residents to pay tribute to God Chenghuang. (Xinhua/Liu Xiao) (zkr)

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× Buffalo Sabres forward Scott Wilson (20) is checked by Boston Bruins forward Rick Nash (61) during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

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× This photo released by Noticias Argentinas shows Boca Juniors' forward Carlos Tevez celebrating a goal against San Martin at La Bombonera stadium in Buenos Aires on February 25, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / NOTICIAS ARGENTINAS / MARCELO CAPECE / Argentina OUT