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

Senegalese tourist missing on Brandberg

Written by Paulus Shiku on 17 December 2017

SWAKOPMUND, 17 DEC (NAMPA) – The police in the Erongo Region on Sunday confirmed that a tourist who went missing at Brandberg Mountain on Friday is still to be found.
The region’s Crime Investigations Coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Erastus Iikuyu in an incident report to the media said the search is still on.
Mark Mokosho, 37, a Senegalese residing in America, went missing while in Namibia on vacation.
He allegedly drove alone in a rented car to go camp at Brandberg on Friday. He then parked the vehicle a ...


Keetmanshoop police to intervene in Stein-Finich dispute

Written by Patience Smith on 17 December 2017

By Patience Smith
KEETMANSHOOP, 17 DEC (NAMPA) – The Namibian Police at Keetmanshoop are set to mediate in a long-running dispute between two neighbouring families in Smarties in the southern town’s Krönlein residential area.
The police were approached by the family of John Stein, 62, who is accused by his neighbour, Hilda Finich, 62, of allegedly provoking and assaulting her in an attempt to take possession of her house.
The mediation will happen next week, //Kharas Regional Crime Investigations Coordinato ...

Mass memorial for car accident victims held on Okahandja-Karibieb road

OKAHANDJA, 14 DEC (NAMPA) - A mass memorial service was held Thursday for the 10 people who died in a car crash on the Okahandja-Karibib road on 04 December. Over 350 mourners gathered next to the road where the accident happened, some 20 kilometres from Okahandja, to remember and celebrate the lives of the people who died on the spot after the vehicles they were travelling in collided head-on and burst into flames. (NAMPA) MM/ND (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

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× Windhoek, 14 December 2017 - Members of the Salute Boxing Academy pose for a picture after announcing their year-end boxing bonanza. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× (171217) -- ZHANGJIAKOU, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Naoya Tabara of Japan competes during the mixed team preliminary at the Freestyle Skiing Aerials World Cup in Zhangjiakou, north China's Hebei Province, Dec. 17, 2017. (Xinhua/Fei Maohua)

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× ONDANGWA, 14 December 2017 - Ondangwa Mayor Paavo Amwele (R) hands out food hampers to the town's pensioners during a Christmas party his council held at the town on Thursday. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× Windhoek, 14 December 2017 - Namibia’s former World Super Bantamweight Champion Paulus 'The Rock' Ambunda (centre), pose for a picture with his coach Tobias Nashilongo (left) and Kiriata Kamanya the chairperson of Salute Boxing Academy during a media conference. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× (171217) -- RONGJIANG, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Villagers transfer newly-harvested navel oranges in Rongjiang County of Miao-Dong Autonomous Prefecture of Qiandongnan, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Dec. 17, 2017. (Xinhua/Liu Xu) (wf)

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× OHADIWA, 15 December 2017 - Chief Executive Officer of the Bank of Namibia (DBN), Martin Inkumbi (left) hands over the key to one of eight toilet facilities constructed for the community with DBN finances at Ohadiwa yaKapombo village in the Ohangwena Region on Friday. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× (171217) -- NINGBO, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Fire robots demonstrate during a drill at a delivery ceremony in Meishan Free Trade Port Area of Ningbo, east China's Zhejiang Province. A total of 60 anti-explosion fire robots were delivered here Sunday. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)(wjq)