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

Ongwediva Town Lodge burns down

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 22 October 2017

ONGWEDIVA, 22 OCT (NAMPA) – A fire broke out at the Ongwediva Town Lodge at around 16h00 on Saturday, destroying the lodge and damaging the neighbouring Hotel Destiny.
The owner of the lodge, Hafeni Shiponeni in a telephone interview with Nampa on Saturday said the cause of the fire had not yet been determined.
“Certain people were reportedly having a braai near the swimming pool, but that is yet to be confirmed,” Shiponeni said.
Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force in the Oshana Region, Warrant Office ...


Namibia, Algeria to sign cooperation agreements

Written by Anna Salkeus on 22 October 2017

WINDHOEK, 22 OCT (NAMPA) – Namibia and Algeria will sign various cooperation agreements during a Joint Commission of Cooperation (JCC) session on Monday and Tuesday.
The two countries have maintained bilateral relations and cooperation in various sectors such as education, sports and youth development.
Currently, there are 15 Namibian students studying in Algeria, whilst the country’s diplomatic mission was opened in the host country in July 2016.
Algeria has also assisted Namibia with emergency humanitaria ...

Muharukua laid to rest next to her Father

OPUWO 21 OCT (NAMPA) – Governor of Kunene Region, Angelika Muharukua has been laid to rest at the Okozongondjoza next to her father. Okozongondjoza is situated almost 23 kilometres north of Opuwo in the Epupa Constituency of Kunene Region. (Video by George Hendricks) NAMPA

Kunene Region remembers the late Muharukua

White Cane Day commemorated in Swakopmund

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× WINDHOEK, 20 October 2017 - The Head of the Namibian Police Force's High Profile Crime Division, Deputy Commissioner Sydney Phillander. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK,19 October 2017(NAMPA) - The poster of the Windhoek International Dance Festival (Photo Contributed) NAMPA

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× ROSH PINAH, 20 October 2017 – Minister of Works and Transport, Alpheus !Naruseb speaks at the opening of the Rosh Pinah-Oranjemund road. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× (FILES) This file photo taken on September 02, 2015 shows french director and actress Julie Delpy posing for photographs in Paris. Actress Julie Delpy said she received at the age of 13 a "indecent proposition" from a director during an audition and fears that the "Weinstein affair is only the tip of the iceberg". In a statement sent by email late on October 21, 2017, the French actress and director living in the United States, said "it is essential that women talk about sexual harassment." / AFP PHOTO / Thomas SAMSON

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× WINDHOEK, 20 October 2017 - The Head of the Namibian Police Force's High Profile Crime Division, Deputy Commissioner Sydney Phillander. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× New Zealand's Trent Boult celebrates the dismissal of India's Rohit Sharma during their first one-day international cricket match in Mumbai, India, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)

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× (171022) -- MARKHAM, Oct. 22, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Kelli Stack (C) of Chinese Shenzhen Kunlun Red Star shoots the puck during the 2017-2018 Canadian Women's Hockey League(CWHL) game agasint Markham Thunder in Markham, Canada, Oct. 21, 2017. Chinese Shenzhen Kunlun Red Star lost 1-2. (Xinhua/Zou Zheng)

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× (171022) -- ZHENGZHOU, Oct. 22, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Oct. 21, 2017 shows red leaves neary Qinglong Mountain in Gongyi City, central China's Henan Province. (Xinhua/Feng Dapeng) (yxb)