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

NYC to focus on road safety during youth week

Written by Panduleni Amwaalwa on 19 April 2018

WINDHOEK, 19 APR (NAMPA) - The National Youth Council (NYC) will this year focus on advocacy for the plight of the youth and unsafe road use in Namibia during the 11th National Youth Week that was launched here on Wednesday.
The National Youth Week, launched under the theme ‘Youth and unsafe road use in Namibia’ by the Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service, Erastus Uutoni, aims to celebrate and acknowledge the contribution of young people to national development and to highlight the challenges, hope ...


Okahandja residents call for removal of councillors

Written by Lydia Pitiri on 19 April 2018

OKAHANDJA, 19 APR (NAMPA) - Over 400 Okahandja residents on Wednesday marched to their municipal office, demanding the removal of town councillors.
They handed over a petition to Deputy Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Derek Klazen.
In the document availed to this agency, the community committee members accuse the councillors of corruption, poor service delivery and inflation of water bills, amongst others.
Delivering the petition on behalf of the committee, spokesperson Hidipohamba Vatilifa said th ...

Okahandja residents call for removal of councillors

OKAHANDJA, 19 APR (NAMPA) - Over 400 Okahandja residents on Wednesday marched to their municipal office, demanding the removal of town councillors. (NAMPA) LP/HP/ND (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 16 April 2018 - ||Kharas Second Division outfit Lovely Superstars from Keetmanshoop. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× RUNDU, 15 April 2018 - Young Chiefs' Ipinge Abraham taking his side's free-kick in their match against Rundu Chiefs at the Rundu Sports Stadium. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 16 April 2018 - Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) President McHenry Venaani delivers his party's 'Real State of the Nation Address' in Windhoek on Monday. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu) NAMPA

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× (180420) -- TORONTO, April 20, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A model presents a creation by Cannonball Diva during the 2018 Fashion Art Toronto event in Toronto, Canada, April 19, 2018. (Xinhua/Zou Zheng) (djj)

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 16 April 2018 - ||Kharas Second Division outfit Lovely Superstars from Keetmanshoop. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× (180420) -- TORONTO, April 20, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A model presents a creation by Monikova during the 2018 Fashion Art Toronto event in Toronto, Canada, April 19, 2018. (Xinhua/Zou Zheng) (djj)

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× A Palestinian holds a dummy depicting an Israeli soldier during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border where Palestinians demand the right to return to their homeland, east of Gaza City April 20, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

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× (180420) -- NANCHANG, April 20, 2018 (Xinhua) -- An egret flies over the Xiangshan Forest Park in Nanchang City, east China's Jiangxi Province, April 19, 2018. Hundreds of thousands of egrets have settled down at the park to spend their breeding season. (Xinhua/Wan Xiang) (ry)