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 - Otjozondjupa Regional Swapo Coordinator Susan Hikopua (L), Minister of Mines and Energy Obeth Kandjoze (black hat), Mayor of Okahandja Johannes Congo Hindjou (R) and an unidentified woman pictured while Hindjou was handing over a cheque for N.dollars 30 000 as donation towards preparations of the 2017 Swapo congress set for Windhoek in November. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 16 August 2017 - The Namibian Police Force Special Field Force Unit blocks 'struggle kids' from proceeding toward the Ministry of Sport, Youth and National Service during a protest to waiting for training and employment. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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× Tony Fountain, Chairman of Essar Oil Ltd., attends a news conference in Mumbai, India August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

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× (170821) -- NANNING, Aug. 21, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Stitched photo taken on Aug. 18, 2017 shows the downtown scene 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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× 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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× New Zealand lawmaker Peter Dunne sits in his office in Wellington, New Zealand Monday, Aug, 21, 2017. The United Future party leader resigned Monday, the third party leader to quit during August ahead of what is shaping up to be a close general election in September. (AP photo/Nick Perry)

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× (FILES) This file photo taken on July 31, 2017 shows a Russian flag flying next to the US embassy building in Moscow. Washington will halt the issuance of all non-immigrant visas in Russia for nine days from August 23, 2017 and will thereafter reduce visa operations, the US embassy in Moscow said Monday, citing the "Russian government-imposed cap" on its staff levels. / AFP PHOTO / Mladen ANTONOV

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× Malaysia Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) officer talks about the area of the search and rescue operations for missing personnel of USS John McCain in Putrajaya, Malaysia August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Edgar Su