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, 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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× (FILES) In this file photo taken on February 24, 2018 (L-R) actors Levi Miller, Rowan Blanchard, Deric McCabe, Zach Galifianakis, Mindy Kaling, Reese Witherspoon, Oprah Winfrey, Director Ava DuVernay, actors Storm Reid, Chris Pine, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Screenwriter Jennifer Lee and moderator Tanika Ray participate in the press conference for Disney?'s 'A Wrinkle in Time' in Hollywood, CA. 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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× (180226)-- TBILISI, Feb 26, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Georgia's R.Chachanidze (R) breaks through during the match with Germany at the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 European qualifier in Tbilisi, Georgia, on Feb 25, 2018. Germany won 87-77. (Xinhua/Kulumbegashvili Tamuna)

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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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× 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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× HAMPTON, GA - FEBRUARY 25: Cars race under the lights during the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on February 25, 2018 in Hampton, Georgia. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× A woman dressed as a bride hugs a tree during a wedding between people and trees to raise awareness and respect to trees and to stop illegal logging in San Jacinto Amilpas, Oaxaca state, Mexico February 25, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Luis Plata NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES

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× FILE PHOTO: Daniel Zhang, Chief Executive Officer of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., attends the Alibaba Group's 11.11 Singles' Day global shopping festival in Shanghai, China, November 11, 2017. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo