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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× WINDHOEK, 28 March 2017- City Police removing illegal squatters at 7de Laan on Tuesday. (Photo by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 23 March 2017 – Southern communal livestock farmers Mose Gariseb (L) and Johannes Jansen pictured at the Southern Namibia Farmers’ Union (Snafu) Congress. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× LÜDERITZ, 25 March 2017 - Action from a corner kick between Youngsters FC (in yellow), and arch rivals Atlanta Bucs (in red) during the semi-final match in the Harders Cup. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK 16 March 2017- Vicky Ya Toivo, Special Advisor to the Minister of Labour, Industrial Relations and Employment Creation. (Photo by: Linea Dishena) NAMPA
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× WINDHOEK, 15 March 2017 - Owners of the five start-up businesses awarded N.dollars 50 000 each to develop their businesses as part of the Sanlam Innovation Works competition by Sanlam Namibia, the Namibia University of Science and Technology and Namibia Business Innovation Institute (NBII). (Photo: Contributed)

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× RUNDU, 21 March 2017 - President Hage Geingob. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× RUNDU, 21 Mar 2017 - Performers from Gondo Primary School in the Kavango East Region pictured at the Rundu Sports Stadium during the 27th Independence anniversary celebrations. (Photo by: Anna Salkeus) NAMPA

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× OLUNO, March 2017 - (From left) Ondonga Chief Headman for the Onalusheshete District, Eino Shondili Amutenya photographed with Ondonga Traditional Authority Secretary, Joseph Asino during a media conference last week. (Photo by: Isabel Bento) NAMPA