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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× GROOTFONTEIN, 02 June 2021 - A member of the Namibian Defence Force (NDF)'s paratrooper performs at the event that marked the 31st anniversary of the military arm of the country at Grootfontein on Wednesday afternoon. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× GROOTFONTEIN, 02 June 2021 - Some of the military vehicles which were put on display by the Namibian Defence Force (NDF) at the event that marked the 31st anniversary of the military arm of the country at Grootfontein on Wednesday afternoon. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× OUTJO, 17 May 2021 - A group of the Hai//om San community members who staged a peaceful demonstration on Monday against their traditional authority leadership at Outjo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 12 May 2021 - Striking workers of the Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) march over streets of Otjiwarongo before handing over a petition to the Otjozondjupa Governor, James Uerikua at the Otjozondjupa Regional Council on Wednesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA
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× ONAKALUNGA, 02 April 2021 - Deputy Minister for Marginalised Communities in Namibia, Royal /UI/o/oo (second from left) officially inaugurating Omundaungilo San community housing units. Looking on are (from left) Ohangwena regional councillor for the Omundaungilo Constituency, Festus Ikanda; Ohangwena governor Walde Ndevashiya and businessman Libolly Haufiku of the Ombaye fishing company. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× GAM, 01 May 2021 - The Maharero Royal Traditional Authority Chief, Tjinani Maharero speaks on Saturday at Gam to commemorate the event that marked the repatriation day of about 7 000 Hereros from Botswana to Namibia in 1993. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 29 April 2021 - The Otjozondjupa Regional Education Director, Josephine Mutenda speaks at the event that marked the awards for the best performing schools in the region on Thursday at Otjiwarongo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 28 April 2021 - The Otjozondjupa Regional Education Director, Josephine Mutenda. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA