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, 19 October - Minister of Finance, Calle Schlettwein addressing guests at the Namibia Manufacturers Association (NMA) Manufacturer of the Year Awards 2017. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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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)

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× (171022) -- SYDNEY, Oct. 22, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A visitor takes photos at the Bondi beach in Sydney, Australia, on Oct. 22, 2017. Sculpture by the Sea, Australia's famous annual outdoor art exhibition, celebrated its 21st anniversary this year. (Xinhua/Bai Xuefei) (swt)

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× Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (C) attends the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem October 22, 2017. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

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× WINDHOEK, 20 October 2017- Gobabis resident Erwin Tebele has been found guilty of killing his girlfriend. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× Chinese paramilitary police officers walk in formation on Tiananmen Square as the capital hosts the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, in Beijing, China October 22, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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× President of Lombardy Roberto Maroni shows the electronic system after casting his vote for Lombardy's autonomy referendum at a polling station in Lozza near Varese, northern Italy, October 22, 2017. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo

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× Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem October 22, 2017. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun