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

NAMPA Kharas Regional Bureau

Based in the town of Keetmanshoop, located some 500 kilometres from the capital Windhoek in the far south of Namibia. The Regional Bureau Chief is Ms. Patience Smith.

The office is responsible for providing news and events coverage for towns such as Mariental, Karasburg, Noordoewer, Luderitz and Ariamsvlei. The news agency also provides news coverage to villages, farms and settlements in the Karas Region such as Vaalgras, Aus, Snyfontein, Berseba, Aroab, Koes, Aussenkher and Tses among others.

The office number is 12 and is located in Dr Jacobs building, next to the Polytechnic Centre, corner of 5 De Laan and Luchten streets in Keetmanshoop.

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× OTJIWARONGO, 22 September 2018 - The Deputy Minister of Veteran Affairs, Hilma Nicanor (in green) unveils a tombstone of a war veteran at Otjiwarongo on Saturday during a belated Heroes' Day commemoration organised by the Otjwarongo Constituency. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× OMUNDAUNGILO, 20 September 2018 - Ohangwena Governor Usko Nghaamwa (standing) addressing Namibians whose cattle graze in Angola during a meeting at Omundaungilo. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 19 September 2018 - The Ambassador of the Republic of Congo to Namibia, Chantal Maryse Itoua Apoyolo. (Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 23 September 2018 - The Spar supermarket in Keetmanshoop was destroyed in a fire on Sunday. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA
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× WINDHOEK, 22 September 2018 - Namibia Invitation rugby team players celebrating their try in a friendly match against Blue Bulls at the Hage Geingob Stadium in Windhoek. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 23 September 2018 – A Keetmanshoop firefighter tries to extinguish a fire that engulfed Spar in Keetmanshoop on Sunday morning. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 21 September 2018 - Angolans Paulino Manuel Natal, 35, and Eugenio Gourgel, 36, (covering his face with a newspaper) were on Friday sentenced to pay fines for defrauding the Finance Ministry through VAT. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× GAM, 15 September 2018 - Children collect water at a central point in Gam settlement, located some 400km north-east of Grootfontein in the Otjozondjupa Region. (Photo by: Charles Tjatindi) NAMPA