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

NCCS Pro Cycling team ready to compete in Tour de Limpopo

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 23 April 2018

WINDHOEK, 23 APR (NAMPA) - The NCCS Pro Cycling team is ready to compete in the Tour de Limpopo, team captain Chipopeni ‘Fifi’ Kashululu said on Sunday.
The NNCS Pro Cycling team will compete in the inaugural Tour de Limpopo in South Africa from Monday until Thursday.
The team members are Kashululu, Jafet Amukushu, Marckernzy Eiseb, Xavier Renzo Papo, Danzel Dekoe and Gouws Wynandt.
Speaking to Nampa via WhatsApp, Kashululu said the team went for their second training session and were feeling better than wh ...


Rehoboth teen arrested for alleged possession of drugs

Written by Rhonie Garoeb on 23 April 2018

REHOBOTH, 23 APR (NAMPA) – A 17-year-old girl was arrested at Rehoboth on Saturday after she was allegedly found in possession of cannabis worth N.dollars 16 000.
The Namibian Police Force’s crime investigation coordinator for Hardap, Deputy Commissioner Eric Clay told Nampa on Sunday the case was reported around 09h55.
“Police officers confiscated 250 small parcels of cannabis worth N.dollars 16 000 in Block E after a police search,” Clay said.
Investigations in the matter will continue and the girl is exp ...

MET signs N.dollars 4 million agreement for climate change report

WINDHOEK, 20 APR (NAMPA) – The Ministry of Environment and Tourism on Thursday signed an agreement with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) towards climate change mitigation valued at over N.dollars 4 million. (NAMPA) LD/HP/AS (Video by Linea Dishena)

Okahandja residents call for removal of councillors

Unemployed youth in Kunene trained in brickmaking

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× OUTJO, 18 April 2018 - Frederick Mensah, a trainee in brickmaking pictured at Outjo on Wednesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 19 April 2018 – Deputy Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Derek Klazen and the Mayor of Keetmanshoop, Gaudentia Krohne pictured in front of the new Keetmanshoop fire station. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 19 April 2018 - Deputy Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Derek Klazen (L) cutting the ribbon at the new Keetmanshoop fire station. Pictured with him are Keetmanshoop Mayor Gaudentia Krohne and Keetmanshoop Urban Constituency Councillor, Hilma Nicanor. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× Belgian lawyer representing Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam Sven Mary (C) arrives at the courthouse in Brussels on April 23, 2017, during a break of the trial of prime suspect in the November 2015 Paris attacks Salah Abdeslam. A Belgian court will give its verdict on April 23 on Salah Abdeslam, the last surviving suspect in the Paris Islamist attacks, over a bloody 2016 shootout with police in Brussels that led to his capture. / AFP PHOTO / JOHN THYS

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× WINDHOEK, 19 April 2018 - Chairperson of the Namibia Association of Metal Fabrication, Brian Christian speaking during the inauguration of the association. (Photo by: Linea Dishena) NAMPA

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× FILE - In this Friday, April 24, 2015 file photo, Terry Hutt poses for the media with a sign that reads 'Not Long to Go' as he waits with other royal fans, outside the Lindo wing at St Mary's Hospital in London. Kensington Palace says Prince William's wife, the Duchess of Cambridge has entered a London hospital to give birth to the couple's third child. The former Kate Middleton traveled by car on Monday, April 23, 2018 to the private Lindo Wing of St. Mary's Hospital in central London. The palace says she was in "the early stages of labor." (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)

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× German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto talk before touring the Hannover Fair on April 23, 2018 in Hanover. The Hanover technology fair runs until April 28, 2018, with Mexico as partner country. / AFP PHOTO / Tobias SCHWARZ

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