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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× KEETMANSHOOP, 19 February 2018 – Brigadier General Kashindi Eusebius yaKashindi (L) is taking over from Brigadier General Epimacus Tsipingana Tshavuka (R) at the 12 Motorised Infantry Brigade at Keetmanshoop. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× WALVIS BAY, 16 February 2018 - Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Bernhard Esau delivering the annual state of fisheries address in Walvis Bay. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× RUNDU, 15 February 2018 - An official who works for the Electoral Commission of Namibia in Rundu fills a container with water for use at the Rundu government offices. Water in certain areas of the town was cut off from Saturday due to outstanding debt. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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× RUNDU, 13 February 2018 - Governor of the Kavango East Region, Dr Samuel Mbambo. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA
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× WINDHOEK, 12 February 2018 – Chief Justice Peter Shivute reads the oath of office to Nangolo Mbumba during Mbumba's swearing in as vice-president at State House. Mbumba replaces Nickey Iyambo, who stepped down on health grounds. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu) NAMPA

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× FARM REGINA, 08 February 2018 – Lightning killed 17 goats at Farm Regina near Helmeringhausen on Thursday. (Photo: Contributed)

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× NKURENKURU, 06 February 2018 - The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) donated school uniforms to more than 60 vulnerable children in the Kavango West Region on Wednesday. Here ADRA country director Frank Mukupe; Nkurenkuru Constituency Councillor Damian Nakambare and ADRA's coordinator in Kavango East and West, Marry Yambwa are pictured with the beneficiaries. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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× GOBABIS, 05 February 2018 - Learners at the Epako Secondary School in Gobabis sit on the floor during a class session due to a shortage of desks and chairs. (Photo: Charles Vanguaa Tjatindi ) NAMPA