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

Ambunda leaving for Singapore on Sunday for world title fight

Written by Maqonda Ndlovu on 21 September 2018

WINDHOEK, 21 SEP (NAMPA) – Paulus ‘El Jesus’ Ambunda leaves on Sunday for Singapore, where he will fight against Muhamad Ridhwan for the vacant International Boxing Organisation (IBO) world super bantamweight title on 29 September.
Ambunda told Nampa on Friday all is set for the trip as preparations had progressed well.
“I am ready for the trip and the fight. I prepared well with my team and had good sparring sessions with Sakaria Lucas and Nathaniel Kakololo. My coaching team of Imms Moses and Nicky Natang ...


Two Angolans in VAT refund saga sentenced

Written by Simon Endjala on 21 September 2018

WINDHOEK, 21 SEP (NAMPA) – Two Angolan nationals who pleaded guilty to charges of defrauding the Ministry of Finance through the value added tax (VAT) refund scam between 2015 and 2016, were on Friday sentenced to pay fines.
Paulino Manuel Natal, 35, pleaded guilty to providing a forged invoice in order to claim VAT refunds from the ministry by falsely claiming that he had purchased from Namibia and exported to Angola equipment to the sum of N.dollars 797 525, which entitled him to a VAT refund of N.dollars ...

Congo Embassy donates magazines to Hage Geingob High School

WINDHOEK, 19 SEP (NAMPA) – The Embassy of the Republic of Congo in Namibia handed over 500 magazines to the Hage Geingob High School library here on Wednesday. (NAMPA) EK/PS/HP (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

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× WINDHOEK, 20 September 2018 - Minister of Education, Arts and Culture and patron of the Windhoek Jazz Festival, Katrina Hanse-Himarwa and City of Windhoek Chief Executive Officer, Robert Kahimise with City councillors and artists who will play at the festival. (Photo by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA

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× GAM, 15 September 2018 - School children pictured walking after school in Gam. (Photo by: Charles Tjatindi) NAMPA

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× A model walks at the Roberto Cavalli show during Milan Fashion Week Spring 2019 in Milan, Italy September 22, 2018. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

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× KALKFELD, 20 September 2018 - A group photo of Kalkfeld student graduates in basic vocational training courses that was offered to them by the Women’s Action for Development. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× (180922) -- BUDAPEST, Sept. 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Artists perform during a dress rehearsal of Carmina Burana by Carl Orff newly applied on stage using 3D projection mapping technology in Budapest, Hungary, on Sept. 21, 2018. (Xinhua/Attila Volgyi) (jmmn)

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× (180922) -- MINSK, Sept. 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Zhao Leji (C), a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and secretary of the CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, visits the China-Belarus industrial park Great Stone, in Minsk, Belarus, Sept. 21, 2018. Zhao Leji visited Belarus on Sept. 20-22. (Xinhua/Yao Dawei) (hxy)

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× (180922) -- BUDAPEST, Sept. 22, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Artists perform during a dress rehearsal of Carmina Burana by Carl Orff newly applied on stage using 3D projection mapping technology in Budapest, Hungary, on Sept. 21, 2018. (Xinhua/Attila Volgyi) (jmmn)