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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

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× REHOBOTH, 23 February 2018 - Namibian Cricket national team captain, Sarel Burger, has announced his retirement from cricket after 15 years of playing at the highest level. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× HAMPTON, GA - FEBRUARY 25: Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Jimmy John's Ford, celebrates with a burnout 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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× REFILE - ADDING RESTRICTIONS Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani (R), Turkmenistan President Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov (C) and India's Minister of State for External Affairs M.J. Akbar attend the inauguration ceremony of TAPI pipeline construction work, in Herat, Afghanistan February 23, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES.

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× (180225) -- CAIRO, Feb. 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Posters of Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi for the upcoming presidential election are seen in the street of Cairo, Egypt, on Feb. 25, 2018. The campaigning for Egypt's 2018 presidential election continued Sunday for the second day, as incumbent President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi is expected to score an easy win in the polls late March. The campaigning officially started Saturday for the two-candidate election, which will be held on March 26-28. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

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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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× RUNDU, 19 February 2018 - Regional Commander of the Namibian Police in the Kavango East Region Johanna Ngondo speaking during the Annual General Meeting of the force at Rundu on Monday. (Photo by: Sawi Hausiku) NAMPA

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× Women throw a bouquet of flowers 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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× San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge (12) drives past Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson (13) in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)