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

Geingob to chair SADC Extraordinary Summit

Written by Patricia Coetzee on 31 January 2023

WINDHOEK, 31 JAN (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob will chair the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation Extraordinary Summit taking place in Windhoek on Tuesday.
The Presidency of the Republic of Namibia in a media release on Monday stated that Geingob in his capacity as Chairperson of the SADC Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation along with outgoing Chairperson, President Cyril Ramaphosa and incoming Chairperson, President Hakainde H ...


Amushelelo threatens to close down capital’s biggest Shoprite

Written by Isabel Bento on 30 January 2023

WALVIS BAY, 30 JAN (NAMPA) - Namibia Economic Freedom Fighters (NEFF) Activist, Michael Amushelelo, on Monday vowed to close down the biggest Shoprite branch in Windhoek.
Speaking to the media after he was granted bail by Magistrate John Sindano in the Walvis Bay Magistrate’s Court on Monday, Amushelelo said the Shoprite managers have until he returns to the capital city to deal with the mistreatment allegations at Walvis Bay.
“Failure to comply with our requests, we will start by closing them in order to c ...

MTC invests N$3.2 million in classroom construction

WINDHOEK, 26 JAN (NAMPA) – Mobile Telecommunications Limited (MTC) has announced a N.dollars 3.2 million commitment for its Rural Schools Project, which will build classrooms in the Zambezi, Ohangwena and Hardap regions. (Video: Lydia Pitiri)

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× WINDHOEK, 29 January 2023 - Tristan de Lange celebrates his win at the finish line during the 2023 Nedbank Namibia National Road Race Cycling Championships in Windhoek. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× WALVIS BAY, 25 DECEMBER 2022 - The newly renovated and constructed facilities at the Dune 7 in the Dorob National Park. (Photo contributed) NAMPA

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× US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin (C) and his South Korean counterpart Lee Jong-sup (R) leave after a ceremonial welcome at the Defence Ministry in Seoul on January 31, 2023. (Photo by KIM HONG-JI / POOL / AFP)

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× WINDHOEK, 26 January 2023 - Drikus Coetzee pictured while in action during the Individual Time Trial at the 2023 Nedbank Namibia National Cycling Championships in Windhoek. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× Food donations, for people to take free of charge, are displayed at the reception desk at Chantry Library in Ipswich, eastern England, on January 26, 2023. - As Britain endures a cost-of-living crisis, public libraries and other community hubs are providing "warm spaces" for vulnerable members of society to stay safe and access free food this winter. In Ipswich, a town in eastern England, local resident Marina Flynn has been a regular visitor to Chantry Library over the past year. (Photo by Justin TALLIS / AFP) / TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY BEN PERRY

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× WINDHOEK, 26 January 2023 - The Public Service Union of Namibia (PSUN) Secretary General (SG) Mathew Haakuria at a press conference at the headquarters of PSUN. (Photo by: Prime-Rose Harases) NAMPA

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× (230130) -- CAIRO, Jan. 30, 2023 (Xinhua) -- Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi (C) meets with visiting U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken (3rd L) in Cairo, Egypt, Jan. 30, 2023. Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Monday discussed with visiting U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken the ongoing escalating tensions between Israel and Palestine, the Egyptian presidency said in a statement. (Egyptian Presidency/Handout via Xinhua)