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

NAMPA Kharas Regional Bureau

Based in the town of Keetmanshoop, located some 500 kilometres from the capital Windhoek in the far south of Namibia. The Regional Bureau Chief is Ms. Patience Smith.

The office is responsible for providing news and events coverage for towns such as Mariental, Karasburg, Noordoewer, Luderitz and Ariamsvlei. The news agency also provides news coverage to villages, farms and settlements in the Karas Region such as Vaalgras, Aus, Snyfontein, Berseba, Aroab, Koes, Aussenkher and Tses among others.

The office number is 12 and is located in Dr Jacobs building, next to the Polytechnic Centre, corner of 5 De Laan and Luchten streets in Keetmanshoop.

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× WINDHOEK, 13 August 2018 - Members of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Council of Ministers pictured during the 38th Ordinary Summit. (Photo by: Isabel Bento) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 13 August 2018 - Namibia officially assumed the chairpersonship on the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Council of Ministers here on Monday. Pictured here during the handing over are South Africa's Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Lindiwe Sisulu (L) and Namibia's Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah (R). (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 09 August 2018 - Windhoek Country Club Resort workers hold a peaceful demonstration in the capital over backpay. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 10 August 2018 - The Otjiwarongo Municipality fire brigade putting out the fire on two burning vehicles that collided on the Otjiwarongo-Otavi B1 road Friday afternoon. Eight people (five adults and three minor children) burned beyond recognition in the accident. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA
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× OTJIWARONGO, 08 August 2018 - Residents of the New Ombili informal settlement discuss the cleanliness of their area with Otjiwarongo mayor, Bennes Haimbondi (red cap) on Wednesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× VAALGRAS, 08 August 2018 – Koichas Primary School principal, Silvia Hange (L) receives a donation from Edwins Odero, a lecturer at the University of Namibia's southern campus on Wednesday. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× ORANJEMUND, 04 August 2018 - The Woolworths clothing shop at Oranjemund. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 06 August 2018 - Permanent secretary of the Ministry of Health and Social Services, Ben Nangombe, Eye Specialist at the Eye clinic, Helena Ndume and Chairman of Ombaye Fishing Pty Ltd, Libolly Haufiku, during the donation of N.dollars 100 000 to the clinic. (Photo by: Elizabeth Shaakuka) NAMPA