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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× (170821) -- NANNING, Aug. 21, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on April 1, 2017 shows two bullet trains running into 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/Huang Xiaobang) (wyo)

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× South Korean firefighters wearing protective gears attend an anti-terror drill as part of Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise, in Goyang, South Korea, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. U.S. and South Korean troops kicked off their annual drills Monday that come after U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea exchanged warlike rhetoric in the wake of the North's two intercontinental ballistic missile tests last month. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

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× (FILES) This file photo taken on July 31, 2017 shows 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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× 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) -- NANNING, Aug. 21, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Stitched photo taken on Aug. 19, 2017 shows the night 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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× French police conduct their investigation in the French port city of Marseille after one person was killed and another injured after a vehicle crashed into two bus shelters, in Marseille, France, August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Philippe Laurenson

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× French criminal police join forensic police as they search the site following a car crash on August 21, 2017, in the southern Mediterranean city of Marseille. At least one person has died in Marseille after a car crashed into people waiting at two different bus stops in the southern French port city, police sources told AFP, adding that the suspected driver had been arrested afterwards. The police sources, who asked not to be identified, did not say whether the incident was being treated as a terror attack or an accident. / AFP PHOTO / boris HORVAT