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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× NAUTE DAM, 19 January 2021 - Deputy Minister of Works and Transport, Veikko Nekundi is pictured with officials from Roads Authority and TransNamib at one of the railway lines damaged by the rain. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura)

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× ONGWEDIVA, 05 January 2021 - Ongwediva's Church Street, which is due to be upgraded from gravel to bitumen standard. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 02 December 2020 - Minister of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform Calle Schlettwein with the newly sworn in members of the Namibia Veterinary Council. (Photo by: Selma Shiwaya) NAMPA

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× MARIENTAL, 02 December 2020 - Hardap Regional Councillors taking their oath in front of Magistrate Anna Marie Kruger. (Photo: Contributed)
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× REHOBOTH, 27 November 2020 - Rehoboth Mayor Rudi Van Wyk. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× RUNDU, 01 January 2021 - Johanna Ndara with her newborn baby boy. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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× OKAKARARA, 21 December 2020 - Otjozondjupa Governor, James Uerikua (third from left) receives a petition of the residents of Okakarara on Monday in connection with the shooting incident of a 27-year-old man who was suspected to have been a poacher on 30 November 2020 at a commercial farm near Okakarara. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× GENEVA, 15 December 2020 - Permanent Representative of Namibia to Switzerland and United Nations Office at Geneva, Ambassador Penda Naanda and Director-General of the International Labour Organisation, Guy Ryder pictured during the virtual deposit of the two conventions. (Photo: Contributed)