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 - The Minister of Mines and Energy, Obeth Kandjoze (L) welcomes Seblon Tjiuoro, a senior traditional councillor from the Maharero Royal Traditional Authority and his followers who joined Swapo from the National Democratic Organisation (Nudo) at a Swapo-Party rally on Saturday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× OKAMATAPATI, 19 August 2017 - The Senior Traditional Councillor under the Maharero Royal Traditional Authority, Seblon Tjiuoro speaks at the Swapo-Party rally on Saturday at Okamatapati. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Members of the Syrian opposition meet in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Stephen Kalin

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× FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2017, file photo, Bangladesh's former prime minister and Bangladesh Nationalist Party leader Khaleda Zia, center, arrives at a court in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Bangladesh's top court on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 cleared the way for the continuation of opposition leader Zia's trial on bribery charges for granting two contracts as prime minister from 2001-2006 that allegedly cost the government millions of dollars. (AP Photo/File)

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× OKAMATAPATI, 19 August 2017 - Okamataptati settlement in the Otjozondjupa Region. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× A South Korean soldier takes a selfie with his colleague wearing protectice gears during an anti-terror drill as a part of the Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise in Goyang, South Korea August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

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