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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× LÜDERITZ, 13 July 2018 - The Bogenfels rock arch is found in the Tsau //Khaeb National Park, formerly known as the Sperrgebiet. The 55 metre high lime rock is situated in the restricted diamond area about 100 kilometres south of Lüderitz. (Photo by: Linea Dishena) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 12 July 2018 - Jonas Penovanhu Shinana, who was in November 2017 found guilty of murdering his two minor children in 2009, was sentenced to two life sentences in the High Court on Thursday. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× BERLIN, 30 June 2018 - Para-athlete Bernardo ‘The Bullet’ Immanuel (l) and his guide David Ndeilenga (r) while in action at Berlin’s Friedrich Ludwig Jahn Sportpark during the 2018 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Berlin Grand Prix. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× BERLIN, 30 June 2018 - Para-athlete Petrus Marungu (l) while in action at Berlin’s Friedrich Ludwig Jahn Sportpark during the 2018 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Berlin Grand Prix. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA
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× WINDHOEK, 03 July 2018 - The national under-17 football team seen with Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service, Erastus Uutoni (seated centre), Irvinne Simataa, General Manager at Skorpion Zinc (seated right) and an unidentified official from the mining company, during the launch of the 2018 Skorpion Zinc under-17 tournament. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 6 July 2018 - National Institute for Educational Development (NIED) Senior Education Officer of Social Studies, Frieda Akwaake. (Photo by: Elizabeth Shaakuka) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 07 April 2018 - Khomas Second Division outfit, Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) Football Club. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 30 June 2018 - Rugby action between Western Suburbs (in green and white) and Kudus (in blue) at Suburbs Park. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA