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

Road safety efforts should be harmonised: !Owos-Oab

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 18 January 2018

KARIBIB, 18 JAN (NAMPA) - National Road Safety Council (NRSC) Chairman, Eliphas !Owos-Oab has called for the harmonisation of efforts to curb road carnage in Namibia.
In a recent interview with Nampa, !Owos-Oab said this can be realised by the unification of traffic law enforcement agencies from local authorities, the Namibian Police Force (NamPol), Roads Authority (RA) and NRSC under one umbrella.
According to !Owos-Oab, the NRSC has submitted a draft proposal in this regard to Parliament.
“Bringing the ...


OTA leadership assistance needed in repatriation effort

Written by Uerikoha Tjijombo on 18 January 2018

WINDHOEK, 18 JAN (NAMPA) - Support from the Ovaherero Traditional Authority (OTA) is needed to accelerate the repatriation of Ovaherero people from Botswana, Chief Alex Kavei from Gam has said.
Kavei’s sentiments come after John Vatjiukua Veiue, a Ovaherero who was repatriated from Botswana to Namibia, during a mass prayer session on Saturday at Okahandja urged OTA leader, Vekuii Rukoro, to support the intended repatriation of more than 4 000 remaining Ovaherero and Ovambanderu people from Botswana to Namib ...

Registration chaos at Namcol

WINDHOEK, 15 JAN (NAMPA) - Security guards used pepper spray to control hundreds of learners who crowded the entrance of the Namibian College of Open Learning (Namcol) in Windhoek Monday to register for Grade 10 and 12 subjects. (NAMPA) MM/AS/HP (Video by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA.

Mnangagwa advises Namibia on land

Mnangagwa invites Zimbabweans to return home

Latest Photos


NAMPA

NAMPA


× OTJIWARONGO, 16 January 2018 - Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Sofia Shaningwa handed over 40 new houses to beneficiaries at Otjiwarongo on Tuesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

NAMPA

NAMPA


× SESFONTEIN, 17 September 2017 - Sesfontein Constituency Councillor, Julius Kaujova (in white) during a handover ceremony of goats to identified farmers in his constituency. Kaujova is also the chairperson of the Kunene Regional Council. (Photo by: Uerikoha Tjijombo) Nampa

NAMPA / Reuters

NAMPA / Reuters


× Tennis - Australian Open - Hisense Arena, Melbourne, Australia, January 19, 2018. Italy's Andreas Seppi celebrates winning his match against Croatia's Ivo Karlovic. REUTERS/Issei Kato

NAMPA / Reuters

NAMPA / Reuters


× Tennis - Australian Open - Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne, Australia, January 19, 2018. Spain's Rafael Nadal in action during his match against Bosnia and Herzegovina's Damir Dzumhur. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

NAMPA

NAMPA


× Windhoek, 17 January 2018- Estate Administrator, Mervin Kozonguizi who is accused of fraud. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA.

NAMPA

NAMPA


× WINDHOEK, 16 January 2018 - MTC's Chief Human Capital and Corporate Affairs Officer Tim Ekandjo (L) and NAMAs Executive Chairperson Umbi Karuaihe-Upi pictured at a media briefing in Windhoek on Tuesday. (Photo by: Chelva Wells) NAMPA

NAMPA / Xinhua

NAMPA / Xinhua


× (180119) -- FONTVIEILLE, Jan. 19, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Hungarian artists perform during the 42nd Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Fontvieille, Monaco, on Jan. 18, 2018. The 11-day circus festival opened on Thursday, with 160 artists from 17 countries and regions bringing to the audiences 30 performances including circus, acrobatics and magics. (Xinhua/Chen Yichen) (psw)

NAMPA / Reuters

NAMPA / Reuters


× ThyssenKrupp supervisory board chairman Ulrich Lehner and CEO Heinrich Hiesinger (R) pose before the company's annual shareholders meeting in Bochum, Germany, January 19, 2018. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen