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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× (171217) -- HOHHOT, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Students look at paper cuts during the first teenager paper cut exhibition in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Dec. 17, 2017. The exhibition kicked off on Sunday displaying 200 paper cuts created by students from Inner Mongolia. (Xinhua/Wang Zheng) (lx)

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× Dec 17, 2017; Landover, MD, USA; Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) catches the ball as Washington Redskins cornerback Kendall Fuller (29) defends during the first half at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Amber Searls-USA TODAY Sports

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× (171217) -- QUETTA, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Soldiers work outside an attacked church in southwest Pakistan's Quetta, on Dec. 17, 2017. At least eight people were killed and 44 others injured in a suicide attack at a church in Pakistan's southwest provincial capital of Quetta on Sunday, hospital sources told Xinhua. (Xinhua/Irfan) (zjl)

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 13 December 2017 – Keetmanshoop residents, John and Elfrieda Stein. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× Palestinians hold posters showing US Vice President Mike Pence during a protests against his visit near the Church of the Nativity in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean)

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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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× (171217) -- XINGTAI, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A staff member shows an anti-fogging mirror 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)