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

Super sub Katupose books Warriors' place at Chan finals

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 20 August 2017

WINDHOEK, 20 AUG (NAMPA) – Two second-half goals from Muna Katupose booked Namibia’s place in the finals of the African Nations Championship (Chan) next year.
Namibia's Brave Warriors beat Comoros 2-0 in their return leg of the third-round match at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Sunday and 3-2 on aggregate after overcoming a 2-1 defeat dealt to them in Moroni, Comoros last Sunday.
Namibia’s senior national team started the game on a strong note, dominating play, but the Comorians held on to end the first half 0- ...


Kahuure wants Aletta Nguvauva gazetted as chief

Written by Charles Tjatindi on 20 August 2017

OKESETA, 20 AUG (NAMPA) – Ovambanderu community members under the leadership of Queen Aletta Nguvauva has vowed to press on with demands to have their leader officially recognised by Government as chief.
Ovambanderu Senior Traditional Councillor, Erastus Kahuure on Sunday pledged the community’s support for their queen in her quest to be gazetted as leader of her clan.
He was speaking during the commemoration of fallen Ovambanderu leaders at the Okeseta cemetery on Farm Groot Kunichas, some 15 kilometres so ...

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× OKESETA, 20 AUGUST 2017 - Ovambanderu community members under the leadership of Queen Aletta Nguvauva pictured at Okeseta during the annual commemoration. Photo by : Charles Tjatindi (Nampa)

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× A view of The City is seen in London, Britain August 11, 2017. Picture taken August 11, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall

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× (170821) -- XIAOJIN, Aug. 21, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Aug. 20, 2017 shows a view of the Four Girls Mountain in Xiaojin County, southwest China's Sichuan Province. The Four Girls Mountain is named for its appearance as it comprises four snowcapped peaks, which are a favorite for hikers. (Xinhua/Jiang Hongjing) (wsw)

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× Tourists take a selfie in front of the Elizabeth Tower in London, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. On Monday at noon, Big Ben's famous bongs will sound for the last time before major conservation works are carried out. The Elizabeth Tower, home to the Great Clock and Big Ben, is currently undergoing a complex programme of renovation work that will safeguard it for future generations. While this vital work takes place, the Great Bell's world famous striking will be paused until 2021 to ensure the safety of those working in the Tower.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

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× OKAMATAPATI, 19 August 2017 - Minister of Mines and Energy, Obeth Kandjoze holding the Swapo-Party membership cards and ready to welcome Seblon Tjiuoro, a senior traditional councillor from the Maharero Royal Traditional Authority and his 144 followers to the party on Saturday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× People stand at an impromptu memorial where a van crashed into pedestrians at Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Susana Vera

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× A South Korean police officer aims his gun during an anti-terror drill as part of Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise, in Goyang, South Korea, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. U.S. and South Korean troops kicked off their annual drills Monday that come after U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea exchanged warlike rhetoric in the wake of the North's two intercontinental ballistic missile tests last month. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

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× South Korean government officials wearing gas masks attend an anti-terror drill as part of Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise, in Goyang, South Korea, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. U.S. and South Korean troops kicked off their annual drills Monday that come after U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea exchanged warlike rhetoric in the wake of the North's two intercontinental ballistic missile tests last month. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)