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

Pirates beat Tigers in Katutura derby

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 16 December 2017

WNDHOEK, 16 DEC (NAMPA) – Three impressive goals in the second half from Orlando Pirates were enough to collect the maximum three points when they beat Tigers at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Friday night.
With rounds 14 and 15 of the Namibia Premier League (NPL) slated for this weekend, Tigers needed a win to keep their hopes of avoiding the bottom three on the log standing alive, before the end of the first leg of the NPL on Sunday.
Going into this fixture, NPL defending champions Tigers were 14th on the log ...


Govt to refund NamWater N.dollars 235 million

Written by Anna Salkeus on 16 December 2017

WINDHOEK, 16 DEC (NAMPA) – Government will refund millions of dollars availed to it by the Namibia Water Corporation (NamWater) towards some strategies countering the effects of the drought of 2016.
A total amount of N.dollars 235 million dollars, which was used for the deepening of boreholes and improving other water infrastructure, will be returned to the water utility.
Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, John Mutorwa revealed during an annual general meeting with NamWater’s board of directors an ...

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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× Windhoek, 14 December 2017 - Young athletes pose for a picture during the Tangeni Nakale Athletics Kids Fun Run Club Christmas fun day. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA.

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× (171216) -- NAIROBI, Dec. 16, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Dec. 16, 2017 shows the upgraded Inland Container Depot (ICD) on the outskirts of Nairobi, Kenya. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday launched the upgraded Inland Container Depot (ICD) on the outskirts of Nairobi to promote efficient transportation of bulk cargo from the port of Mombasa to the interior. (Xinhua/Lyu Shuai)

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× OTJIWARONGO, 13 December 2017 - The Namibian Police Force (NamPol)'s Otjozondjupa Regional Police Commander, Commissioner Heinrich Tjiveze on one of the 25 bicycles which were donated by the Central North Regional Electricity Distributor (Cenored) to the police at Otjiwarongo on Wednesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 16: Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder takes a shot against Ron Baker #31 of the New York Knicks in the first half during their game at Madison Square Garden on December 16, 2017 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Abbie Parr/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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× OPUWO,14 DECEMBER 2017 (NAMPA) - Delegates at the celebration of disabilities day in Opuwo. (Photo by: Tjizumaue Undari) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 13 December 2017 - The Namibian Police Force (NamPol)'s Otjozondjupa Regional Police Commander, Commissioner Heinrich Tjiveze on one of the 25 bicycles which were donated by the Central North Regional Electricity Distributor (Cenored) to the police at Otjiwarongo on Wednesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× OPUWO, 15 December 2017 - Crime investigation coordinator of the Namibian Police in the Kunene Region, Deputy Commissioner Rudolf Kanyetu. (Photo by: Uerikoha Tjijombo) NAMPA

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× (171217) -- ROME, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Roma's Federico Fazio (L) competes with Cagliari's Leonardo Pavoletti during a Serie A soccer match between Roma and Cagliari in Roma, Italy, Dec. 16, 2017. Roma won 1-0.(Xinhua/Alberto Lingria)