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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× WINDHOEK, 19 August 2016 - A group of young athletes pose for a picture with Tangeni Nakale (in green) during the Tangeni Nakale Athletics Kids Fun Run at Okuryangava informal settlement in the capital. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× The Elizabeth Tower, home to the Great Clock and housing the bells Big Ben, is seen in London, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. On Monday 21 August 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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× In this photo taken on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, emergency team members collect evidence at the explosion site where the attacks of Barcelona were planned, in Alcanar, Tarragona province, Spain. A top Spanish police official says those behind the attacks on pedestrians had stored more than 100 gas tanks and explosive ingredients at a house in Alcanar that they accidently blew up. Police official Josep Lluis Trapero told reporters at a news conference Sunday ingredients of the explosive TATP, which has been used by Islamic State extremists in other attacks, were found at the home in Alcanar that was destroyed Wednesday, along with more than 100 butane gas tanks. (AP Photo/Joan Revillas)

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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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× OKAMATAPATI, 19 August 2017 - A crowd of Swapo members dancing to the Ndilimani Cultural Troupe music at a rally on Saturday at Okamatapati, where a total of 145 members of the National Democratic Organisation (Nudo) joined Swapo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× (FILES) This file photo taken on July 6, 2017 shows France's President Emmanuel Macron (L) and his wife Brigitte Macron arriving for the launch of a program to enhance the diagnosis and treatment of autism at the Elysee Palace in Paris. The French presidency said on August 21, 2017 that Brigitte Macron, the wife of President Emmanuel Macron, would have a official role representing France but would not be paid or have her own budget or staff. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Thibault Camus

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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)

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× (170821) -- NANNING, Aug. 21, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Aug. 19, 2017 shows Nanhu Park in Nanning, capital of south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. The 14th China-ASEAN Expo will be held between Sept. 12 and 15 in Nanning. (Xinhua/Zhang Ailin) (wyo)