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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× WALVIS BAY, 13 February 2017 - Housing manager in the Walvis Bay municipality Jack Manale speaking to community members. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA

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× SWAKOPMUND, 13 February 2017 - Seated in a police van, Elina Jonas (L) and her boyfriend Iita Titus, who were charged with kidnapping. (Photo: Contributed)

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 12 February 2017 - Water flows into the Neckartal Dam, which is still under construction outside Keetmanshoop. (Photo: Contributed)

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× WINDHOEK, 14 February 2017 - The University of Namibia (UNAM), Vice Chancellor, Professor. Lazarus Hangula. At the institutions commencement ceremony of its 2017 academic year. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA
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× KEETMANSHOOP, 12 February 2017 Ileni resident Albertus Phillips relates how the riot in the Keetmanshoop informal settlement started. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× OMHEDI, 04 February 2017 - DTA president McHenry Venaani (in black hat) was among those who attended the centenary commemoration of the death of King Mandume yaNdemufayo of Ovakwanyama at Omhedi village on Saturday. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 08 February 2017 - President Hage Geingob, flanked by former Nictus Holdings Executive Director Nico Tromp (left) and First Lady Monica Geingos attend the new Nictus building's inauguartion. (Photo by: Joseph Nekaya) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 09 February 2017 - 'Children of the liberation struggle' seated under a tree while being addressed by Swapo Party Secretary General, Nangolo Mbumba near the party headquarters. (Photo by: Petrus Muronga) NAMPA