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

Super sub Katupose books Warriors' place at Chan finals

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 20 August 2017

WINDHOEK, 20 AUG (NAMPA) – Two second-half goals from Muna Katupose booked Namibia’s place in the finals of the African Nations Championship (Chan) next year.
Namibia's Brave Warriors beat Comoros 2-0 in their return leg of the third-round match at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Sunday and 3-2 on aggregate after overcoming a 2-1 defeat dealt to them in Moroni, Comoros last Sunday.
Namibia’s senior national team started the game on a strong note, dominating play, but the Comorians held on to end the first half 0- ...


Kahuure wants Aletta Nguvauva gazetted as chief

Written by Charles Tjatindi on 20 August 2017

OKESETA, 20 AUG (NAMPA) – Ovambanderu community members under the leadership of Queen Aletta Nguvauva has vowed to press on with demands to have their leader officially recognised by Government as chief.
Ovambanderu Senior Traditional Councillor, Erastus Kahuure on Sunday pledged the community’s support for their queen in her quest to be gazetted as leader of her clan.
He was speaking during the commemoration of fallen Ovambanderu leaders at the Okeseta cemetery on Farm Groot Kunichas, some 15 kilometres so ...

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× OKAMATAPATI, 19 August 2017 - Tjizake Kavari, a resident of the Okamatapati settllement, arrives at a Swapo rally by donkey cart on Saturday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× OTAVI, 17 AUG (NAMPA) - Construction workers of the Gerveyo Property Development and Construction at Otavi busy on site. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× A participant competes in the "Sakulari" (the wheat bag race) event during the "Festival de la Force Basque" in Saint-Palais, on August 20, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / IROZ GAIZKA

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× In this photo taken on Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, Catalan police officers stand guard next to the house where the attacks of Barcelona were planned, in Alcanar, Tarragona province, Spain. A top Spanish police official says those behind the attacks on pedestrians had stored more than 100 gas tanks and explosive ingredients at a house in Alcanar that they accidently blew up. Police official Josep Lluis Trapero told reporters at a news conference Sunday ingredients of the explosive TATP, which has been used by Islamic State extremists in other attacks, were found at the home in Alcanar that was destroyed Wednesday, along with more than 100 butane gas tanks. (AP Photo/Joan Revillas)

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× WINDHOEK, 19 August 2016 - A group of young athletes pose for a picture with Tangeni Nakale (in green) during the Tangeni Nakale Athletics Kids Fun Run at Okuryangava informal settlement in the capital. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× (170821) -- BEIJING, Aug. 21, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Passengers board the Fuxing train at the Tianjin Railway Station in Tianjin, north China, Aug. 21, 2017. China's new-generation bullet trains, the Fuxing, was put into operation on the Beijing-Tianjin Intercity Railway Aug. 21. (Xinhua/Luo Xiaoguang) (wsw)

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× (170821) -- NANNING, Aug. 21, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Stitched photo taken on Aug. 19, 2017 shows Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center in Nanning, capital of south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. The 14th China-ASEAN Expo will be held between Sept. 12 and 15 in Nanning. (Xinhua/Li Xin) (wyo)

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× A woman takes part in an anti-terror drill as a part of the Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise in Goyang, South Korea August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji