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

Ministry of Health on its knees financially

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 25 April 2018

WINDHOEK, 25 APR (NAMPA) – The Ministry of Health and Social Services is on its knees financially and can no longer “do more with less”.
This was revealed by line minister Bernard Haufiku in the National Assembly on Tuesday, when he said the ministry needs at least N.dollars 9 billion to execute its mandate.
The ministry was allocated N.dollars 6 537 1 02 000 for this financial year. Last year (2017/18) it received N.dollars 6 514 579 000 and in the 2016/17 financial year received N.dollars 7 230 983 000.
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Chamber of Mines optimistic about Namibia's mining future

Written by Isabel Bento on 25 April 2018

WINDHOEK, 25 APR (NAMPA) – Last year’s Mining Expo and Conference contributed to improved commodity markets, leading to a renewed interest in Namibia’s exploration sector and an increase in the number of active projects in the country.
This is according to Chamber of Mines of Namibia President Johan Coetzee, who spoke during the chamber’s 39th Annual General Meeting in the capital on Tuesday.
Coetzee said in 2017, Namibia Rare Earths established a strategic partnership with Gecko Namibia, which was finalise ...

NIP workers stage peaceful demonstration

WINDHOEK, 23 APR (NAMPA) - Over 40 workers of the Namibia Institute of Pathology (NIP) staged a peaceful demonstration in the capital on Monday because the NIP management failed to keep its end of an agreement. (Video by: George Hendricks) NAMPA.

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× WINDHOEK, 21 April 2018 - Namibia's 'Welwitschias' and South Africa's Hino Valke (in red) during the Supersport Rugby Challenge at the Hage Geingob Stadium in Olympia. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.

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× WINDHOEK, 18 April 2018 - Commonwealth gold medallist Helalia Johannes displays her medal upon arrival at Hosea Kutako International Airport. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× (FILES) In this file photo taken on November 28, 2013 in Paris, Magnum photographer Abbas answers journalists' questions in front of some of his pictures, displayed at the Islamic Institute of Culture on its inauguration day. Abbas, Iranian photojournalist and Magnum photographer, died at the age of 74 in Paris. / AFP PHOTO / Eric Feferberg

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× WINDHOEK, 21 April 2018 - UNAM and Chief Santos players compete for the ball during the Debmarine Namibia Cup Round of 16 at the Sam Nujoma Stadium. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.

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× WINDHOEK, 21 April 2018 - Namibia's 'Welwitschias' and South Africa's Hino Valke (in red) during the Supersport Rugby Challenge at the Hage Geingob Stadium in Olympia. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.

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× (180425) -- BEIJING, April 25, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Visitors view a displayed concept car of Hongqi brand at the 2018 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition (Auto China 2018)in Beijing, capital of China, April 25, 2018. The Auto China 2018 will last from April 25 to May 4 in Beijing. (Xinhua/Ju Huanzong) (yxb)

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× Slovenia's Primoz Roglic of Lotto NL-Jumbo Team with the overall leader's yellow jersey is kissed by hostess during the podium ceremony of the first stage Fribourg to Delemont 166,6 km at the Tour de Romandie UCI Pro cycling race on April 25, 2018 in Delemont. / AFP PHOTO / Fabrice COFFRINI

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× WINDHOEK, 21 April 2018 - Senior national football team players gathered for a team talk during a training session ahead of their friendly match against Swaziland in Manzini. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA