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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× SWAKOPMUND, 11 December 2017 - Chief Executive Officer of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD ) agency Dr Ibrahim Mayaki (L), Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Works and Transport Willem Goeiemann (C) and the Director of Infrastructure and Energy at the African Union Commission Cheikh Bedda attending the PIDA Week in Swakopmund. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× ETUNDA, 07 December 2017 - Founding President Sam Nujoma talks to one of the nurses at the Etunda clinic at Otavi in the Otjozondjupa Region. (Photo by: Sawi Hausiku) NAMPA

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× Los Angeles Clippers guard C.J. Williams (9) shoots between Miami Heat defenders Bam Adebayo (13) and Tyler Johnson (8) in the second quarter of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Joe Skipper)

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× Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau argues in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)

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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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× LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 16: The Oregon Ducks mascot The Duck gestures during the team's game against the Boise State Broncos in the Las Vegas Bowl at Sam Boyd Stadium on December 16, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Boise State won 38-28. Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY ==

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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) -- STUTTGART, Dec. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Bayern Munich's Thomas Mueller (R) vies with Stuttgart's goalkeeper Ron-Robert Zieler during a German Bundesliga match between VfB Stuttgart and Bayern Munich, in Stuttgart, Germany, on Dec. 16, 2017. Bayern Munich won 1-0. (Xinhua/Philippe Ruiz)