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

Our win will not distract us: Malembu

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 19 July 2018

WINDHOEK, 19 JUL (NAMPA) – Namibia’s win against Seychelles in the opening match of the Council of Southern African Football Associations (Cosafa) U-17 Championship is motivation for them to do even better, team coach Paul ‘Shakes’ Malembu has said.
The tournament is currently underway in Mauritius.
Namibia, who are in Group A alongside Botswana and host Mauritius, won their opening match 8-3 against Seychelles Thursday morning at the St Francois Xavier Stadium in Port Louis.
Speaking to Nampa via WhatsApp, ...


NSFAF pays final settlements for 2017

Written by Panduleni Amwaalwa on 19 July 2018

WINDHOEK, 19 JUL (NAMPA) – The Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF) has paid 14 000 students N.dollars 3 000 each as final settlement of outstanding non-tuition fees for 2017.
NSFAF Acting Chief Executive Officer, Kennedy Kandume in a media statement on Thursday said the payments were made by 06 July.
“As per the agreed milestone with the Namibia National Students Organisation and Student Representative Councils of various institutions of higher learning, we are pleased to announce that all 14 ...

UN General Assembly to hold memorial service for Gurirab (soundbite)

USAKOS, 19 JUL (NAMPA) - The United Nation General Assembly will host a memorial service next week in honour of the late Theo-Ben Gurirab who died last week Saturday. (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

Usakos community pay last respect to Gurirab

Usakos community members remember the late Gurirab

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× WINDHOEK, 19 July 2018 - High Commissioner of Canada Sandra McCardell during a courtesy call on President Hage Geingob at State House on Thursday. (Photo by: Linea Dishena) NAMPA

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× Attendees gather at the San Diego Convention Center for Comic-Con International on Thursday, July 19, 2018, in San Diego. The annual pop culture convention runs through Sunday. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)

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× Chicago Cubs head trainer PJ Mainville, left, watches Yu Darvish workout in left field before a baseball game between the Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

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× Rico Rodriguez arrives at the Kids' Choice Sports Awards at the Barker Hangar on Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Santa Monica, Calif. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP)

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× WINDHOEK, 16 July 2018 - Pieter Hailombe, Prince Shivute, Erastus Kalula, Onesmus Ashipala, David Johannes, David Josua and Absalom Hatutale seen before their departure to the 2018 Neymar Junior Five-a-aside tournament in Brazil. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× Pastry chef Rosario Wakabayashi prepares the Baccarat Hotel's Ã’Bear ExtraordinaireÓ $1,500 ice cream sundae in New York City, U.S. July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Roselle Chen

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× RUNDU, 18 July 2018 - Members of the Kavango East Regional Farmers Union (KERFU). Seated from left is Kornelia Thimende, Thimoteus Kativa, Adolf Muremi, Matheus Kalihonda and Kadiva Haininga. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA

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× Chicago Cubs head trainer PJ Mainville, left, talks with Yu Darvish in left field before a baseball game between the Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)