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

Premier League clubs get mixed results as first leg ends

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 18 December 2017

WINDHOEK, 18 DEC (NAMPA) – Katutura-based Namibia Premier League outfit Orlando Pirates ended off the first leg of the NPL in style when they collected six points over the weekend to move up to sixth on the log.
Pirates beat Tigers 3-1 Friday night, then Tura Magic 2-1 on Sunday, to move to sixth position with 21 points from their 15 first leg fixtures.
Tura Magic’s chances of closing the gap at the top of the log standing were hampered when they for the first time failed to collect a single point from thei ...


NC condemns human trafficking

Written by Linea Dishena on 18 December 2017

WINDHOEK, 18 DEC (NAMPA) – The National Council (NC) has strongly condemned human trafficking and slavery.
Reacting to recent media reports on the alleged sexual exploitation of a Namibian woman who fell victim to human trafficking in the United Kingdom, NC Chairperson Margaret Mensah-Williams said Parliament plays an important role in ending the practice.
The NC convened an urgent session on Monday to review the Urban and Regional Planning Bill of 2017, as well as the Combating of Trafficking in Persons ...

Namcor commences with audit ( Conflict of interest and potentially, nepotism )

WINDHOEK, 18 DEC (NAMPA) – The National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) Board will commence with an investigation into alleged corrupt practices on Monday, while Managing Director (MD) Immanuel Mulunga takes voluntary leave. (Video by George Hendricks) NAMPA.

Ex-Koevoet/SWATF members lose hope in NamVet

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× OKAKU, 16 December 2017 – Businessman Petrus Shambo. (Photo by Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× German journalist Mesale Tolu arrives for a news conference at her lawyer's office in Istanbul, Turkey, December 18, 2017. REUTERS/Osman Orsal

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× FARM ETUNDA, 02 December 2017 - Former President Sam Nujoma pictured on his farm. (Photo by: Sawi Hausiku) NAMPA

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× (171218) -- BEIJING, Dec. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A professor shows the coffee capsules he bought online in Niteroi, Brazil, Oct. 31, 2017. In recent years, a number of China's technological innovations have been making their moves in the world. Among them, Dockless Shared Bicycles, High-speed Rail, Alipay and E-commerce stand out with a reputation of China's "four great new inventions" in modern times, which have made the daily life of the public more and more convenient. (Xinhua/Li Ming) (zkr)(zt)

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× Windhoek, 15 December 2016 - Orlando Pirates' Donavan Swartz controls the ball against Tigers during round 14 of the Namibia Premier League at the Sam Nujoma Stadium. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.

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× French President Emmanuel Macron (C) and his wife Brigitte (5R) pose with members of the French womens handball team at The Elysee Palace in Paris on December 18, 2017, the day after France won the IHF Women’s World Championship handball final by beating Norway. / AFP PHOTO / ludovic MARIN

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× (171218) -- BEIJING, Dec. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A passenger orders a drink onboard cruise ship Costa Serena, June 9, 2017. In recent years, a number of China's technological innovations have been making their moves in the world. Among them, Dockless Shared Bicycles, High-speed Rail, Alipay and E-commerce stand out with a reputation of China's "four great new inventions" in modern times, which have made the daily life of the public more and more convenient. (Xinhua/Wang Ying) (zkr)(zt)

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× (171218) -- MUMBAI, Dec. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Fire fighters inspect the burnt shop in Mumbai Dec. 18, 2017. At least 12 people were killed and four others injured in a fire at the shop in India's financial capital Monday, police said.(Xinhua) (srb)