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, 17 September 2020 - A new and modern ambulance for the Tsumkwe Constituency residents. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 16 July 2020 – The Inspector-General of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol), Lieutenant-General Sebastian Ndeitunga. (Photo by: Lukas Absalom) NAMPA

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× RUNDU, 16 July 2020 - The Elizabeth Nepemba Correctional Facility. (Photo: Contributed)

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× KHORIXAS, 08 September 2020 – A pool of overflowing sewage water at Khorixas. (Photo by: Rodney Pienaar) NAMPA
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× RIETFONTEIN, 05 September 2020 - Inside the miller plant for maize and mahangu grains at the Rietfontein's National Youth Service (NYS) centre in the Otjozondjupa Region. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× KARIBIB, 20 August 2020 – Minister of Defence and Veterans Affairs, Rear Admiral (Rtd) Peter Vilho said it was prudent that the Namibian Defence Force (NDF) conduct an interoperability military exercise in order to demonstrate the joint services operational capability. He was speaking during the closing stage of Exercise Khan Strike conducted from 31 July to 20 August at the Karibib Military Training area in the Erongo Region. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× RUNDU, 26 August 2020 - Three minor children suffocated to death at Rundu’s Kehemu location after they accidentally locked themselves in a stationary vehicle while playing on Wednesday. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 10 August 2020 - The runway at Eros Airport under construction. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA