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

ANA DIARY FOR MONDAY AUGUST 14

Contributed by NAMPA / ANA.

ANA DIARY FOR MONDAY AUGUST 14
ANA Reporter
HISTORIC, COMMEMORATIVE, AND INTERESTING EVENTS
1480 – Battle of Otranto: Ottoman troops behead 800 Christians for refusing to convert to Islam; they are later honored in the church.
1816 – The United Kingdom formally annexes the Tristan da Cunha archipelago, administering the islands from the Cape Colony in South Africa.
1882 - Cetshwayo travels to London to request that he should be restored as a king of the Zulu kingdom.
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