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

Namibia draws Zambia, Côte d’Ivoire and Uganda in Chan finals

Written by Maqonda Ndlovu on 19 November 2017

WINDHOEK, 19 NOV (NAMPA) – Namibia’s Brave Warriors will play Zambia, Côte d’Ivoire and Uganda in the 2018 African Nations Championship (Chan) finals that will take place in Morocco between 13 January and 04 February.
According to a draw held at Hotel Sofitel Rabat Jardin des Roses on Friday evening, and monitored by this agency via online media, Namibia and the other group D opponents will be based in Marrakech.
The Brave Warriors’ group opponents, Côte d’Ivoire hosted the inaugural edition of the competit ...


Geingob urges delegates to vote right

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 17 November 2017

ONGWEDIVA, 17 NOV (NAMPA) – Swapo presidential candidate, Hage Geingob has called on delegates to the party’s 6th ordinary congress to be held in Windhoek from 23 to 26 November, to vote for his Team Harambee.
Geingob’s slate includes Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah for vice-president, Sophia Shaningwa for secretary-general (SG) and Marco Hausiku for deputy SG.
Speaking during his campaign rally at Ongwediva in the Oshana Region on Thursday, Geingob said his team is a gender-balanced leadership, including two men a ...

Zimbabweans in Namibia stage a peaceful demonstration

WINDHOEK, 18 NOV(NAMPA)- More than a thousand of Zimbabweans living in Namibia staged a peaceful march in solidarity with the political crisis happening in their country. Their intention is to march in a peaceful manner to appeal to their Embassy here in Namibia to call for the peaceful transition in the action initiated by the Zimbabwean National army. LP/MT (NAMPA) (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

Russia displeased with paltry Namibia-Russia trade turnover

President Geingob makes anti-violence pledge

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× OVITOTO, 15 November 2017 - Community members of the Otjongombe village in the Ovitoto area on Wednesday received 55 pit toilets from the Otjozondjupa Regional Council. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Nov 18, 2017; San Jose, CA, USA; Boston Bruins players celebrate their win over the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center at San Jose. Mandatory Credit: John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports

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× WINDHOEK, 17 NOVEMBER 2017 - Pictured is a group of Namibian Police officers who participated in a workshop aimed at combating gender based violence and violence against children. (Photo by: Twahafa Neshuku) NAMPA

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× (171119) -- HARARE, Nov. 19, 2017 (Xinhua) -- People attend a rally to express support for the military in Harare, Zimbabwe, Nov. 18, 2017. (Xinhua/Shawn Jusa) (yk)

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× WINDHOEK, 17 November 2017 – Action between Orland Pirates and Black Africa in the 2017/18 NPL match at Sam Nujoma Stadium. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× Dallas Mavericks' Wesley Matthews (23) celebrates sinking a 3-point basket during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Dallas. Matthews had a team-high 22 points in the 111-79 Mavericks win. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

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× A man wears a face mask as he takes part in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2017 in New Delhi on November 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SAJJAD HUSSAIN

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× Joseph Mount of the British electronic music group Metronomy performs during the Corona Capital music festival in Mexico City, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)