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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× KEETMANSHOOP, 20 February 2018 – //Kharas Region Swapo Party regional coordinator Matheus Mumbala addressing the party's regional staff at a meeting in Keetmanshoop. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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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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× HAMPTON, GA - FEBRUARY 25: A NASCAR issued pit gun is seen sitting on pit wall during 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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× MALTAHÖHE, 22 February 2018 - Three people who lost all their belongings through fire received food items from the Daweb Constituency office on Thursday in Maltahöhe. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× HAMPTON, GA - FEBRUARY 25: A NASCAR issued pit gun is seen sitting on pit wall during 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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× REHOBOTH, 23 February 2018 - Namibian Cricket national team Vice-Captain, Craig Williams, has announced his retirement from cricket after 11 years of playing at the highest level. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× Photographers take pictures of a woman holding a cross and a photo of a woman who was killed that reads in Spanish "Justice" outside the mayor's office in Mexico City, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. Protesters marched to raise awareness about femicide. (AP Photo/Anthony Vazquez)