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

Neckartal Dam completion date changed again

Written by Patience Smith on 17 January 2018

NECKARTAL DAM, 17 JAN (NAMPA) – The Neckartal Dam will only be completed in October this year and not in April as promised by dam constructor, Salini Impregilo and the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (MAWF) late last year.
This came out in a meeting held at the dam on Wednesday between the Italian construction company’s management, consulting engineering company, Knight Piésold and senior officials of various government ministries.
The permanent secretaries of the MAWF, Percy Misika; Ministry of ...


Search of missing drowned boy finally over

Written by Isabel Bento on 17 January 2018

OSHAKATI, 17 JAN (NAMPA) – The search for the missing boy who drowned in a canal at the Epalela village on Friday has come to an end as his body was discovered on Tuesday.
NamWater Corporate Communications Manager, John Shigwedha on a media platform on Tuesday evening noted that the team who have been trying to recover the body decided to temporarily block the water from the main source, in order to empty the syphon at Olushandja.
“When we restarted the pumping, the water flowed into the syphon with press ...

Registration chaos at Namcol

WINDHOEK, 15 JAN (NAMPA) - Security guards used pepper spray to control hundreds of learners who crowded the entrance of the Namibian College of Open Learning (Namcol) in Windhoek Monday to register for Grade 10 and 12 subjects. (NAMPA) MM/AS/HP (Video by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA.

Mnangagwa advises Namibia on land

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× OTJIWARONGO, 16 January 2018 - Some of the 40 new houses handed over by the Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Sofia Shaningwa at Otjiwarongo on Tuesday. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (35) tries to shoot under pressure from Chicago Bulls' Lauri Markkanen during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Chicago. The Warriors won 119-112. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

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× MARRAKECH, 16 January 2018 - Former Brave Warriors team captain Congo Hindjou pictured after an interview with Nampa in Marrakech during the 2018 CHAN tournament. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× Tennis - Australian Open - Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne, Australia, January 18, 2018. Denis Kudla of the U.S. hits a shot against Dominic Thiem of Austria. REUTERS/Issei Kato

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× MARRAKECH, 17 January 2018 – Sebastien Desabre, the coach of Uganda’s national football team, pictured during a media conference at the Marrakech Stadium on Wednesday. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 10 January 2018 - The Minister of Education, Arts and Culture, Katrina Hanse-Himarwa speaking at a media conference on the 2017 Namibia Senior Secondary Certificate (NSSC) Ordinary Level examination results. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus ) NAMPA

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× Tennis - Australian Open - Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, January 18, 2018. Garbine Muguruza of Spain wipes her face with iced towels during a break in her match against Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan. REUTERS/Thomas Peter TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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× WINDHOEK, 16 January 2018 - MTC's Chief Human Capital and Corporate Affairs Officer Tim Ekandjo (L) and NAMAs Executive Chairperson Umbi Karuaihe-Upi pictured at a media briefing in Windhoek on Tuesday. (Photo by: Chelva Wells) NAMPA