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 - Minister of Mines and Energy, Obeth Kandjoze holding the Swapo-Party membership cards and ready to welcome Seblon Tjiuoro, a senior traditional councillor from the Maharero Royal Traditional Authority and his 144 followers to the party on Saturday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× (170821) -- XIAOJIN, Aug. 21, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Aug. 20, 2017 shows a view of the Four Girls Mountain in Xiaojin County, southwest China's Sichuan Province. The Four Girls Mountain is named for its appearance as it comprises four snowcapped peaks, which are a favorite for hikers. (Xinhua/Jiang Hongjing) (wsw)

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× In this photo taken on Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, firefighters carry gas canisters at the explosion site 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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× Malaysia Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) officer shows the area of the search and rescue operations for missing personnel of USS John McCain in Putrajaya, Malaysia August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Edgar Su

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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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× South Korea's President Moon Jae-in (L) walks with the chairman of the Japan-Korea Parliamenetarians' Union Fukushiro Nukaga at the Presidential House in Seoul on August 21, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / SONG Kyung-Seok

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× Members of the Syrian high negotiations committee and the Cairo and Moscow groups are seen during a meeting in Riyadh, on August 21, 2017, in an effort to arrive at an agreement on the political programme that forms the basis of the negotiations with the Syrian government. / AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE

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× Lieutenant Governor of Guam Ray Tenorio attends a news conference in Tokyo, Japan August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Issei Kato