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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× 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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× Dec 17, 2017; Landover, MD, USA; Arizona Cardinals quarterback Blaine Gabbert (7) throws the ball during the first half against the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Amber Searls-USA TODAY Sports

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× Rugby Union - European Champions Cup - Leicester Tigers vs Munster - Welford Road Stadium, Leicester, Britain - December 17, 2017 Munster's John Ryan is shown a yellow card Action Images via Reuters/Jason Cairnduff

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× (171217) -- YANGON, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A visitor views the pictures at the 2017 China Tibetan Culture Picture Exhibition in Yangon, Myanmar, on Dec. 17, 2017. The 2017 China Tibetan Culture Picture Exhibition kicked off in Myanmar's Shwedagon Pagoda on Sunday afternoon. (Xinhua/U Aung) (whw)

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× OPUWO,14 DECEMBER 2017 (NAMPA) - Some people with disabilities attend the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. (Photo by: Tjizumaue Undari) NAMPA

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× (171217) -- XINGTAI, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A staff member sorts out products at a glass products company in Shahe City, north China's Hebei Province, Dec. 16, 2017. The glass industry is one of the pillar industries here. Local government has been working hard in promoting technological innovation as the new driving force for the development of glass industry in recent years. (Xinhua/Mu Yu)(wjq)

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× Kenya's Harambee Stars football team pose ahead of their final match with Zanzibar Heroes for the Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA) at Machakosc County some 70kms from Nairobi on December 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SIMON MAINA

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× ONGWEDIVA, 07 December 2017 - Ongwediva Mayor Angelina Angula (standing) is taking oath during the re-election of the Ongwediva Town Council's 2017/18 political office bearers on Thursday. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA