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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× KEETMANSHOOP, 13 December 2017 – Keetmanshoop resident, Hilda Finich. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 10 December 2017- Namibians commemorating International Human Rights Day and Namibian Women's Day. (Photo: Linea Dishena) NAMPA

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× Dec 17, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA; New York Jets quarterback Bryce Petty (9) throws against the New Orleans Saints during the first quarter at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

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× Dec 17, 2017; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Browns quarterback DeShone Kizer (7) throws a pass during the first quarter against the Baltimore Ravens at FirstEnergy Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

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× WINDHOEK, 15 December 2017 - Road Fund Administration Chief Executive Officer Ali Ipinge (L) and German Development Bank (KfW) Country Director Uwe Stroll during the media conference on the loan agreement between the two institutions. (Photo by: Isabel Bento) NAMPA

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× Norway's Kari Brattset, second right, and France's Siraba Dembele, right, challenge for the ball during the women's handball World Championships final between Norway and France in Hamburg, Germany, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. (Axel Heimken/dpa via AP)

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× Tunisian Foreign Minister Khemaies Jhinaoui waves to journalists as he arrives for a meeting with his Algerian and Egyptian counterparts to discuss efforts to resolve the Libyan conflict, in the capital Tunis on Decmeber 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / FETHI BELAID

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× (171217) -- MACAO, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Local people watch performance during the Macao International Parade in Macao, south China, Dec. 17, 2017. The parade was held here on Sunday to mark the 18th anniversary of Macao's return to China. Over 60 performing groups took part in the parade. (Xinhua/Cheong Kam Ka) (wjq)