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

Ongwediva Town Lodge burns down

Written by Mathias Nanghanda on 22 October 2017

ONGWEDIVA, 22 OCT (NAMPA) – A fire broke out at the Ongwediva Town Lodge at around 16h00 on Saturday, destroying the lodge and damaging the neighbouring Hotel Destiny.
The owner of the lodge, Hafeni Shiponeni in a telephone interview with Nampa on Saturday said the cause of the fire had not yet been determined.
“Certain people were reportedly having a braai near the swimming pool, but that is yet to be confirmed,” Shiponeni said.
Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force in the Oshana Region, Warrant Office ...


Namibia, Algeria to sign cooperation agreements

Written by Anna Salkeus on 22 October 2017

WINDHOEK, 22 OCT (NAMPA) – Namibia and Algeria will sign various cooperation agreements during a Joint Commission of Cooperation (JCC) session on Monday and Tuesday.
The two countries have maintained bilateral relations and cooperation in various sectors such as education, sports and youth development.
Currently, there are 15 Namibian students studying in Algeria, whilst the country’s diplomatic mission was opened in the host country in July 2016.
Algeria has also assisted Namibia with emergency humanitaria ...

Muharukua laid to rest next to her Father

OPUWO 21 OCT (NAMPA) – Governor of Kunene Region, Angelika Muharukua has been laid to rest at the Okozongondjoza next to her father. Okozongondjoza is situated almost 23 kilometres north of Opuwo in the Epupa Constituency of Kunene Region. (Video by George Hendricks) NAMPA

Kunene Region remembers the late Muharukua

White Cane Day commemorated in Swakopmund

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× ONGWEDIVA, 19 October 2017 - Businessman Frans Aupa Indongo (L), Oshana governor Clemens Kashuupulwa and others pictured during the official opening of the Indongo Toyota dealership at Ongwediva on Thursday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× Patrick Rodgers of the US hits his approach shot on the 18th hole during the final round of the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges in Jeju Island on October 22, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / JUNG Yeon-Je

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× (171022) -- SYDNEY, Oct. 22, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Visitors view sculptures at the Bondi beach in Sydney, Australia, on Oct. 22, 2017. Sculpture by the Sea, Australia's famous annual outdoor art exhibition, celebrated its 21st anniversary this year. (Xinhua/Bai Xuefei) (swt)

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× A woman watches as children play on the lights circle on display at the capital city's popular shopping mall in Beijing, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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× WINDHOEK, 20 October 2017 - The Head of the Namibian Police Force's High Profile Crime Division, Deputy Commissioner Sydney Phillander. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× The electronic voting operation system used for Lombardy's autonomy referendum are seen at a polling station in Lozza near Varese, northern Italy, October 22, 2017. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo

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× Tennis - WTA Tour Finals - Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore - October 22, 2017 USA's Venus Williams in action during her group stage match with Czech Republic's Karolina Pliskova REUTERS/Edgar Su

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× This image released by Universal Pictures shows Michael Fassbender in the thriller "The Snowman." (Jack English/Universal Pictures via AP)