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

NC condemns human trafficking

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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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× Demonstrators throw objects at police during a general strike against a pension reform measure in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Monday, Dec. 18, 2017. Union leaders complain the legislation, which already passed in the Senate, would cut pension and retirement payments as well as aid for some of poor families. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

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× A Syrian refugee kisses Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in front as his three sons, Recep, Tayyip and Erdogan, all named after Turkish leader, stand with toys given by Erdogan, during a meeting on refugees, in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, Dec. 18, 2017.(Murat Cetinmuhurdar/Pool Photo via AP)

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× (171218) -- BEIJING, Dec. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A staff worker tests AlipayHK at a store in Hong Kong, south China, May 23, 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/Qin Qing) (zkr)(zt)

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× OTJIWARONGO, 17 December 2017 - Members of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Otjozondjupa Region loading the lifeless body of a 29-year-old man who was stabbed dead at Ombili informal settlement in Otjiwarongo in the early hours of Sunday morning. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× REFILE - CORRECTING YEAR People visit a Christmas market on Breitscheidplatz square on the eve of the one year anniversary of a truck attack that killed 12 people and injured many others, in Berlin, Germany December 18, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

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× (171218) -- BEIJING, Dec. 18, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A customer pays with GCash in Manila, the Philippines, Nov. 11, 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/Qin Qing) (zkr)(zt)

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× OTJIWARONGO, 07 December 2017 - A section of senior citizens of Otjiwarongo attend an early Christmas lunch they organised themselves on Thursday at the Swanevelder Community Hall in Otjiwarongo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA