The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

Rehoboth to appoint new CEO by November

Written by Rhonie Garoeb on 25 September 2018

REHOBOTH, 25 SEP (NAMPA) – The hunt for the Rehoboth Town Council (RTC) chief executive officer continues (CEO), two months after Christoph |Uirab was shown the door following his notice to the municipality of his intention to resign in November this year.
|Uirab tendered his resignation to the council on 20 June, effective end of November. However, the council responded on 13 July informing him they accept his resignation with 30 days’ notice, starting the day he handed in his resignation.
Upon enquiry Tue ...


Tourist attacks will affect tourism sector: Shifeta

Written by Linea Dishena on 25 September 2018

By Linea Dishena
WINDHOEK, 25 SEP (NAMPA) – The frequent criminal attacks on tourists who are visiting Namibia will have a terrible effect on the tourism sector, Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta admitted and cautioned on Monday.
In an interview with Nampa here, Shifeta said Namibia cannot afford to have constant criminal attacks on tourists as this will reduce the number of visitors, which will eventually affect the sector’s contribution to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
He noted tha ...

PDM unhappy about 10 minute speaking slot at land conference

WINDHOEK, 25 SEP (NAMPA) – The Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) has objected to the 10 minutes allocated to it to present its position paper at the upcoming land conference. (NAMPA) MEM/EK/AS (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

Tourist attacks will affect tourism sector: Shifeta

Prince William pays courtesy visit to Vice President

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× NKURENKURU, 24 September 2018 - Foodstuff distributed during the official launch of the Food Bank programme for the region at Nkurenkuru. (Photo by: Sawi Hausiku) NAMPA

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× Models wear creations for Yves Saint Laurent Spring/Summer 2019 ready to wear fashion collection presented in Paris, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

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× NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 25: President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives at the United Nations during the United Nations General Assembly on September 25, 2018 in New York City. Stephanie Keith/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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× WINDHOEK, 24 September 2018 - British Prince William Arthur Philip Louis (L) paid a courtesy visit to Vice President Nangolo Mbumba at Old State House on Monday. (Photo by: Linea Dishena) NAMPA

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× (180925) -- TENERIFE, Sept. 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Liz Cambage (1st L) of Australia celebrates with her teammates after winning the Group B match between Australia and Turkey at the 2018 FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup at Santiago Martin in San Cristobal de La Laguna in Tenerife, Spain, Sept. 25, 2018. Australia won 90-64. (Xinhua/Zheng Huansong)

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× Former US tennis player John McEnroe (L) looks on with former French tennis player Guy Forget during a celebrity match ahead of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National Course at Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, south-west of Paris on September 25, 2018. (Photo by Eric FEFERBERG / AFP)

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× Model Kaia Gerber wears a creation for the Yves Saint Laurent Spring/Summer 2019 ready to wear fashion collection presented in Paris, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)