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

Mbambo calls on region to support athletes taking part in National Youth Games

Written by Sawi Hausiku on 21 April 2018

RUNDU, 21 APR (NAMPA) – Kavango East Governor, Samuel Mbambo has called on the business community to support athletes from the region who will take part in the National Youth Games next month.
The Youth Games for athletes Under-20 will take place in Windhoek from 10 to 13 May.
Athletes will compete in 10 sport codes namely football, netball, volleyball, basketball, boxing, tennis, judo, athletics, para-athletics and swimming.
Mbambo during the recent stakeholder meeting on preparations for the nationwide ...


Woman accused of causing three-year-old boy's death denied bail

Written by Uerikoha Tjijombo on 21 April 2018

WINDHOEK, 21 APR (NAMPA) – The woman who stands accused of causing the death of a three-year-old boy in the Kunene Region, was denied bail when she appeared in the Opuwo Magistrate’s Court on Friday.
Magistrate Jorina Jagger postponed the case of Veriama Uaroua, 34, to 13 June for the accused to obtain legal representation and for police investigations to be completed.
State Prosecutor Aubrey Ndlovu told Nampa the State opposed bail because of the seriousness of the matter.
“A post-mortem is still to be c ...

MET signs N.dollars 4 million agreement for climate change report

WINDHOEK, 20 APR (NAMPA) – The Ministry of Environment and Tourism on Thursday signed an agreement with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) towards climate change mitigation valued at over N.dollars 4 million. (NAMPA) LD/HP/AS (Video by Linea Dishena)

Okahandja residents call for removal of councillors

Unemployed youth in Kunene trained in brickmaking

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× TSUMEB, 19 April 2018 (NAMPA) - Lisken Klaasen (R) leads Tsumeb community members in their protest at the Tsumeb Magistrate’s Court on Thursday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane, left leaps fro the ball with Manchester United's Nemanja Matic and Manchester United's Jesse Lingard during the English FA Cup semifinal soccer match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley stadium in London, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

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× TSCHUDI, 18 April 2018 - Workers of Basil Read at the Tschudi Mine near Tsumeb held a peaceful demonstration on Wednesday demanding improved employment conditions and better wages. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× (180421) -- FUZHOU, April 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A driverless bus rides on a road near the Fuzhou Strait International Conference and Exhibition Center in Fuzhou, capital of southeast China's Fujian Province, April 21, 2018. China's first driverless bus had its debut here on Saturday, which will be open for service for public during the first Digital China Summit held from April 22 to April 24. (Xinhua/Song Weiwei) (zwx)

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× WINDHOEK, 16 April 2018 - The remains of one of the shacks destroyed when a woman and her three-year-old son were swept away by floodwaters in Windhoek Monday night. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 20 April 2018 - Moses //Garoeb Constituency Councillor, Martin David (C) pictured with 14 beneficiaries at the handing over of equipment to SMEs and home-based projects on Friday. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× (180421) -- FUZHOU, April 21, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A driverless bus rides on a road near the Fuzhou Strait International Conference and Exhibition Center in Fuzhou, capital of southeast China's Fujian Province, April 21, 2018. China's first driverless bus had its debut here on Saturday, which will be open for service for public during the first Digital China Summit held from April 22 to April 24. (Xinhua/Song Weiwei) (zwx)

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× Japan's Kei Nishikori returns the ball to Germany's Alexander Zverev during their men's single semi-final tennis match at the Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series tournament on April 21, 2018, in Monaco. / AFP PHOTO / YANN COATSALIOU