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

Geingob wants land conference held in honour of Gurirab

Written by Isabel Bento on 20 July 2018

WINDHOEK, 20 JUL (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob has called on Namibians to ensure that the correct property rights and well-being of Namibians are protected and safeguarded.
This, according to Geingob, would be in honour of the late Theo-Ben Gurirab, who advocated for correct land appropriation.
Geingob made these remarks during Gurirab’s state memorial service in the capital on Friday, ahead of the land conference slated for October this year.
“The late Gurirab would have wanted us to deal with this vexi ...


Gurirab’s nation building immeasurable: Pohamba

Written by Linea Dishena on 20 July 2018

WINDHOEK, 20 JUL (NAMPA) – The late Theo-Ben Gurirab worked to strengthen public service administration and service delivery during his tenure as the Prime Minister of Namibia, former President Hifikepunye Pohamba has said.
Speaking during the state memorial service in honour of Gurirab here on Friday, Pohamba emphasised that the late former lawmaker was one of the leading figures who helped set the trajectory of Namibia’s foreign policy.
“We are celebrating the life of a man whose efforts and contributio ...

Geingob bids farewell to ‘giant’ Gurirab

WINDHOEK, 21 JUL (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob on Saturday bade farewell to the late Theo-Ben Gurirab at the Heroes\' Acre outside Windhoek, describing him as a giant who carried Namibia’s weight on his shoulders, effortlessly. (NAMPA) MEM/HP (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

Gurirab’s nation building immeasurable:Nujoma

Gurirab’s nation building immeasurable: Pohamba

Latest Photos


NAMPA

NAMPA


× WINDHOEK, 20 July 2018- President Hage Geingob (L), First Lady Monica Geingos (C), late Theo-Ben Gurirab's widow, Joan Guriras (C) and Lydia Kandanga (R) at the state memorial service in Windhoek. (Photo by: Linea Dishena) NAMPA

NAMPA / Reuters

NAMPA / Reuters


× Soccer Football - Brasileiro Championship - Flamengo v Botafogo - Maracana stadium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil- July 21, 2018. Botafogo's Kieza in action with Flamengo's Rever (R). REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

NAMPA / Associated Press

NAMPA / Associated Press


× Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Shane Greene pumps his fist after the final out in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Saturday, July 21, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

NAMPA / Reuters

NAMPA / Reuters


× Jul 21, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez (7) walks on the pitch after scoring his third goal of the match against D.C. United in the second half at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports

NAMPA

NAMPA


× Windhoek, 20 July 2018 - Khomas residents pictured during a land consultative meeting held by the Khomas Regional Council and Office of the Governor on Friday. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu Jnr) NAMPA

NAMPA

NAMPA


× WINDHOEK, 20 July 2018- Founding President, Sam Nujoma biding farewell to the late Gurirab at his state memorial service in Windhoek. (Photo: by Linea Dishena) NAMPA

NAMPA

NAMPA


× WINDHOEK, 20 July 2018- Founding President, Sam Nujoma giving his message of condolence at the late Gurirab's state memorial service in Windhoek. (Photo: by Linea Dishena) NAMPA

NAMPA

NAMPA


× WINDHOEK, 13 JULY 2018 - Evaluation team for 2018 Horticulture producer of the year awards, from left: Manjo Kriege (Namibia Horticulture Producers), Lesley Losper (Namibian Agronomic Board), Paulina Sheehama (Agro-Marketing and Trade Agency) and Andre Botes (Agribank)- Photo by: contributed-NAMPA