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, 26 May 2017 - Meat Corporation of Namibia Chief Financial Officer Ingo Schneider. (Photo by: Lydia Pitiri) NAMPA

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× REHOBOTH, May 2017 - Hardap Correctional Facility pictured before a league game in the Hardap Second Division. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× REHOBOTH, May 2017 - Log leaders NamPol FC vowed to win the Hardap Second Division League. The men in uniform currently sit at the top of the log standings after three games. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 24 May 2017 – Eye specialist Sven Obholzer checks the eye of Dirk van Rooi before he is admitted for an operation during the eye clinic at the Keetmanshoop State Hospital. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA
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× TSES, 25 May 2017 – Namibian Minister of Education, Arts and Culture Katrina Hanse-Himarwa (R) and Northern Cape Provincial Government Premier Sylvia Lucas from South Africa at the Africa Day celebrations. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× OUTAPI, 20 May 2017 - (L-R) Former Swapo Party member of the National Council Generosa Andowa, Education, Arts and Culture Deputy Minister Anna Nghipondoka, Coordinator of Swapo Party in Omusati Region Sacky Kayone, and Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila march and chant during the belated remembrance of when the ruling party was found. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× LÜDERITZ, 20 May 2017 – Chairman of the Lüderitz Waterfront Development Company (LWDC) Angel Tordesillas (R) gestures as he speaks to former President Sam Nujoma (L) as LWDC Chief Executive Officer Fluksman Sameuhl (second right) looks on. (Photo by: Patience Smith) NAMPA

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× HENTIES BAY, 17 May 2017 - Gys Cilliers pictured in the olive plantation he manage at Henties Bay. (Photo by: Paulus Kiiyala Shiku) NAMPA