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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× MARRAKECH, 16 September 2022 – Namibia's Johannes Nambala showcasing his medal after winning the T13 100 metre event at the 2022 Marrakech World Para Athletics Grand Prix. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 17 August 2022 - Nelson Ashipala, Manager for Corporate Communications, Social Media and MICE at the Namibia Wildlife Resorts pictured during the announcement of the 2022 MTC Namibia Sports Awards. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× PRETORIA, 22 August 2022 – Namibia's Cornelia Mupenda (left in blue) and Monica Gomases (right in blue) while in action against South Africa at the University of Pretoria (Tuks) Rembrandt Hall during their opening match of the Africa Netball World Cup qualifiers. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× PRETORIA, 21 August 2022 – The national senior women’s netball team centre Mona Gomases in action against Tanzania during the opening match of the Africa Netball World Cup qualifiers, underway at the University of Pretoria (Tuks) Rembrandt Hall. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA
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× PRETORIA, 22 August 2022 - The coach of the Debmarine Desert Jewels, Mary Waya pictured during a training session at the University of Pretoria sports facilities during the Africa Netball World Cup qualifiers. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× SWAKOPMUND, 06 August 2022 - Independent Patriots for Change candidate for the upcoming Swakopmund by-elections, Louisa Kativa pictured at the party’s second year anniversary celebration and launch of the party’s 2024 election campaign in Swakopmund. (Photo by: Isabel Bento) NAMPA

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× COVENTRY, 05 August 2022 - Namibia’s 65-kilogramme wrestler Jason Afrikaner (right) in action against George Ramm of England at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× SWAKOPMUND, 07 August 2022 - Leader of the official opposition, Popular Democratic Movement (PDM)’s McHenry Venaani and the party’s candidate for the upcoming Swakopmund by-elections Lelanie Pascheka, at the party’s star rally at the town on Sunday. (Photo by: Isabel Bento) NAMPA