The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

Senegalese tourist missing on Brandberg

Written by Paulus Shiku on 17 December 2017

SWAKOPMUND, 17 DEC (NAMPA) – The police in the Erongo Region on Sunday confirmed that a tourist who went missing at Brandberg Mountain on Friday is still to be found.
The region’s Crime Investigations Coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Erastus Iikuyu in an incident report to the media said the search is still on.
Mark Mokosho, 37, a Senegalese residing in America, went missing while in Namibia on vacation.
He allegedly drove alone in a rented car to go camp at Brandberg on Friday. He then parked the vehicle a ...


Keetmanshoop police to intervene in Stein-Finich dispute

Written by Patience Smith on 17 December 2017

By Patience Smith
KEETMANSHOOP, 17 DEC (NAMPA) – The Namibian Police at Keetmanshoop are set to mediate in a long-running dispute between two neighbouring families in Smarties in the southern town’s Krönlein residential area.
The police were approached by the family of John Stein, 62, who is accused by his neighbour, Hilda Finich, 62, of allegedly provoking and assaulting her in an attempt to take possession of her house.
The mediation will happen next week, //Kharas Regional Crime Investigations Coordinato ...

Mass memorial for car accident victims held on Okahandja-Karibieb road

OKAHANDJA, 14 DEC (NAMPA) - A mass memorial service was held Thursday for the 10 people who died in a car crash on the Okahandja-Karibib road on 04 December. Over 350 mourners gathered next to the road where the accident happened, some 20 kilometres from Okahandja, to remember and celebrate the lives of the people who died on the spot after the vehicles they were travelling in collided head-on and burst into flames. (NAMPA) MM/ND (Video by: Lydia Pitiri)

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× OHADIWA, 15 December 2017 - Chief Executive Officer of the Bank of Namibia (DBN), Martin Inkumbi (left) hands over the key to one of eight toilet facilities constructed for the community with DBN finances at Ohadiwa yaKapombo village in the Ohangwena Region on Friday. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× Dec 17, 2017; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy (25) scores a touchdown as he gets by Miami Dolphins outside linebacker Chase Allen (59) and strong safety T.J. McDonald (22) during the first quarter at New Era Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports

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× (171217) -- MUMBAI, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A dog is petted during a pet festival in Mumbai, India, on Dec. 17, 2017. (Xinhua/Stringer) (whw)

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× SWAKOPMUND, 15 December 2017 - South African national Marthinus Pretorious, accused of human trafficking and rape, arriving at court in Swakopmund. (Photo contributed) NAMPA

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× SWAKOPMUND, 15 December 2017 - South African national Marthinus Pretorious, accused of human trafficking and rape, arriving at court in Swakopmund. (Photo contributed) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 13 December 2017 - Members of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Otjozondjupa Region and the 25 bicycles which were donated to them by the Central North Regional Electricity Distributor (Cenored) at Otjiwarongo on Wednesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× (171217) -- WUHAN, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A visitor looks at an exhibit during the 27-Degree Angle East Lake International Ecological Sculpture Biennale in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Dec. 17, 2017. The exhibition displayed artworks created by 92 artists from 22 countries and regions. (Xinhua/Yu Pei) (lx)

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× Jacksonville Jaguars fullback Tommy Bohanon (40) dives for a 1-yard touchdown as Houston Texans inside linebacker Benardrick McKinney (55) tries to stop him during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)