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

Sports Awards nominees announced

Written by Maqonda Ndlovu on 15 October 2019

WINDHOEK, 15 OCT (NAMPA) – The Namibia Sports Commission (NSC) has announced the nominees for the 2019 Sports Awards, which will see 15 categories up for grabs.
Of the 15 categories, 12 have three nominees each. The remaining three are the achiever of the year, people’s choice and NamPower Junior Sportswoman of the Year with a Disability awards.
The judges will select the achiever of the year, while the people’s choice will be decided by the public through an SMS vote. The name of the junior sportswoman of ...


NamPol Khomas head clarifies shooting incident

Written by Paulus Hamutenya on 15 October 2019

WINDHOEK, 15 OCT (NAMPA) – The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) on Monday refuted allegations circulating on social media that a member of the Namibian Defence Force (NDF) shot a civilian at the weekend.
NamPol’s Khomas Region Commissioner, Joseph Shikongo, made the clarification during a media briefing on Monday.
“I want to make it categorically clear that during the period under review, as reported, we did not have any NDF member involved in [the] shooting of a civilian as reported,” he said.
Shikongo clari ...

Let us deny Swapo two-thirds majority - Swanu

WINDHOEK, 14 OCT (NAMPA) – Swanu of Namibia President Tangeni Iijambo has urged Namibians to vote for his party in order to deny the ruling Swapo Party the two-thirds majority it holds in Parliament. (Video by: Josephina Simeon) NAMPA TV

!Naruseb appoints AGRIBUSDEV and AMTA board members

Peace Corps hoping to increase number of volunteers

Latest Photos


NAMPA

NAMPA


× OTJINENE, 12 October 2019 - Horses competed in Nambred horse racing competition hosted by Okaumbangere Turf Club (Photo contributed) NAMPA

NAMPA / Reuters

NAMPA / Reuters


× Senator Elizabeth Warren does an interview in the Spin Room after the fourth Democratic U.S. 2020 presidential election debate at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio October 15, 2019. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk

NAMPA

NAMPA


× New York 11 October 2019 – Neville Gertze, Namibia's Ambassador Representative to the United Nations Delivering an address to the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Photo by contributed) NAMPA

NAMPA

NAMPA


× WINDHOEK, 09 October 2019 - The celebrity boxers who are taking part in MTC's Knockout Project on Wednesday had their weigh-in in the capital. (Photo by: Sheehama Aupindi) NAMPA

NAMPA

NAMPA


× New York 11 October 2019 – Neville Gertze, Namibia's Ambassador Representative to the United Nations Delivering an address to the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Photo by contributed) NAMPA

NAMPA / Associated Press

NAMPA / Associated Press


× Andrew Leung, right, the President of the Legislative Council, gestures to pan-democratic legislators protesting as Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam attempts to give a policy speech at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. In chaotic scenes, furious pro-democracy lawmakers twice forced Hong Kong's leader to stop delivering a speech laying out her policy objectives and clamored for her to resign after she walked out of the legislature on Wednesday and then delivered the annual address 75 minutes late via television. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

NAMPA / Associated Press

NAMPA / Associated Press


× This undated image released by the The Museum of Modern Art shows an interior view of the West Lobby Lounge and Eli & Edythe Broad Ticketing Platform, part of the renovation and expansion effort at MoMA in New York. As the Museum of Modern Art in Manhattan prepares to reopen following a $450 million, 47,000 square foot expansion, visitors can prepare for much more than much-needed elbow room there - and new juxtapositions of works meant to encourage broader perspectives and new narratives. (Iwan Baan/MoMA via AP)

NAMPA / AFP

NAMPA / AFP


× South African actress Jodi Balfour attends the premiere of AppleTV+'s "For All Mankind" in Los Angeles on October 15, 2019. (Photo by LISA O'CONNOR / AFP)


© Copyright NAMPA Wednesday 16th of October 2019 08:43:36 AM. All rights reserved.