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

Cessna lands on its belly at Eros Airport

Written by Simon Endjala on 22 May 2018

WINDHOEK, 22 MAY (NAMPA) - A Cessna 210 flown by a trainee pilot landed on its belly at the Eros Airport in Windhoek Tuesday morning.
The Namibia Airports Company (NAC) said in a media statement the aircraft crashed around 09h30.
“The trainee pilot, studying at the Windhoek Flight Training Centre, was the only person in the aircraft during the accident and survived,” it said.
The aircraft belongs to the trainee pilot student whose identity was not revealed because investigations into the accident are in the ...


We’ve already won: Kauandenge

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 22 May 2018

WINDHOEK, 22 MAY (NAMPA) – The Utjiua Miunjangue-led ‘Team Nudo’ claims to have the support of more than half of the 501 delegates going to the National Unity Democratic Organisation (Nudo) congress this weekend.
Some 350 delegates are on their side, Windhoek Councillor and Team Nudo secretary general (SG) candidate, Joseph Kauandenge said during his team’s final star rally in the capital on Saturday.
According to Kauandenge, they are confident of getting at least 140 votes from Windhoek, 88 from the Amini ...

Businesswoman pledges financial assistance to CAN

WINDHOEK, 21 MAY (NAMPA) – Local businesswoman and owner of Temptations Fashion Boutique, Olivia Kanyemba-Usiku has pledged to donate 30 per cent of proceeds generated from her gala dinner and fashion show held here on Saturday, to the Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN). (NAMPA) LP/PS (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

Omaruru Municipal launches five-year strategic plan

Former SME Bank employees call on Govt. to assist them

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× OTJINENE, 22 MAY 2018 (NAMPA) - Beneficiaries of the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia pose for a picture at Otjinene. (Photo by: Charles Tjatindi) NAMPA

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× A protester holds an European Union flag next to cardboard cutouts depicting Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg during a demonstration ahead of a meeting between Zuckerberg and leaders of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium May 22, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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× OKAKARARA, 14 May 2018 - Veterinarian in the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry's Directorate of Veterinary Services, Johannes Shoopala speaks at a meeting at Okakarara that discussed the escaping of African buffaloes from the Waterberg Plateau Park. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× People walk in the city centre of Dublin, Ireland, May 22, 2018. REUTERS/Max Rossi

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× RUNDU - Bingo Football Club players (Photo: Contributed)

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× KARASBURG - Southern Stream First Division outfit Young Brazilians Football Club from Karasburg. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb)

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× Peter Gojowczyk, of Germany, returns a ball to David Ferrer, of Spain, during the second round match, at the Geneva Open tournament in Geneva, Switzerland, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP)

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× A man pushes his bicycle through a devastated street in the Hajar al-Aswad neighbourhood on the southern outskirts of the capital Damascus on May 22, 2018. The government seized earlier in the week the Yarmuk Palestinian camp and adjacent neighbourhoods of Tadamun and Hajar al-Aswad from the Islamic State (IS) group , putting Damascus fully under its control for the first time since 2012. / AFP PHOTO / LOUAI BESHARA