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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× OTJIWARONGO, 12 December 2017 - Idan Ndapandula receives her Christmas food parcel from the office of the Otjozondjupa Regional Governor, Otto Ipinge on Tuesday afternoon at Otjiwarongo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× ETUNDA, 07 December 2017 - Founding President Sam Nujoma talks to one of the nurses at the Etunda clinic at Otavi in the Otjozondjupa Region. (Photo by: Sawi Hausiku) NAMPA

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× ONGWEDIVA, 07 December 2017 - Ongwediva Mayor Angelina Angula (middle) is flanked by her deputy Jason Asino (left) and presiding magistrate Mikka Namweya during the re-election of the Ongwediva Town Council's 2017/18 political office bearers on Thursday. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 07 December 2017 - The Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Namibia Jana Hybaskova addressing a media conference. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA
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× OTAVI, 06 December 2017 - Keys with the names of beneficiaries of the 20 new houses built under the Shack Dwellers' Federation of Namibia at Otavi in the Otjozondjupa Region. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Windhoek, 06 December 2017- Gobabis murder convict, Jacob Khoi-Khoi. He was sentenced to 35 imprisonment in 2016 for killing a pregnant teenage girl at Gobabis.(Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× OTAVI, 06 December 2017 - Deputy Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Sylvia Makgone (L) officiating at the event that marked the official hand over of new 20 houses built under the Shack Dwellers' Federation of Namibia (SDFN) at Otavi in the Otjozondjupa Region on Wednesday. Otavi Mayor Martha Shipanga looks on. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× RUNDU, 04 December 2017 - Rundu Mayor Verna Sinimbo (seated), Anastasia Shinduvi-Foya (chairperson of the management committee) (pink suit), Ralph Ihemba (deputy mayor) and Isak Kandingu (standing behind Kandingu), Toini Hausiku (with hat), Mathew Wakudumo and Regie Ndara (ordinary council members). (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA