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


  • To make NAMPA the leading information communication company in the country, a comprehensive news, information and communication services provider, committed to excellence and customer satisfaction.
  • Mission

  • To present to the public a timeous, objective, impartial news service and other reliable, affordable information communication products aimed at contributing to nation building and the economic development of the country.
  • Objectives

  • To collect and produce local, regional, international news and feature articles, other information products and services through own reporters, correspondents, stringers, and other personnel, subscriptions to or exchange with other national or international news agencies or other means
  • To distribute such news and services, material and feature articles to subscribers against payment either in the form of subscription fees or news exchange or on other terms as may be agreed upon
  • To present complete objective and impartial information on any matter of public, national or international interest within and outside Namibia
  • Values

  • NAMPA shall conduct and manage its business in an effective, efficient and ethical manner in accordance with the corporate values we share in the Agency.