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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× 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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× 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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× In this Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, photo provided by South Korea Presidential Blue House via Yonhap News Agency, South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, shakes hands with Kim Yong Chol, vice chairman of North Korea's ruling Workers' Party Central Committee, during the closing ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. (South Korea Presidential Blue House/Yonhap via AP)

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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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× 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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× People dressed in white costumes as angels stand by a makeshift memorial outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. Thousands of students joined their parents in walking past the three-story building at the Florida high school where the Feb. 14 shooting took place. It is now cordoned off by a chain link fence that was covered with banners from other schools showing their support. (David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP)

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× (FILES) In this file photo taken on February 24, 2018 a view of the atmosphere during the press conference for Disney?s 'A Wrinkle in Time' in Hollywood, CA on March 25, 2018 . Based on Madeleine L'Engle's timeless 1962 classic of the same name, "Wrinkle" takes audiences across dimensions of time and space, examining the nature of darkness versus light and the redeeming power of love. / AFP PHOTO / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Alberto E. Rodriguez

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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 ==