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, 16 September 2021 - The United States Navy vessel which docked at a Namibian port for the first time in Walvis Bay. The USS Hershel 'Woody' Williams is the first US Navy vessel permanently assigned to the US Africa Command area of responsibility. (Photo by: Isabel Bento) NAMPA

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× LÜDERITZ, 08 September 2021- Lüderitz Mayor, Anna-Marie Hartzenburg and Indonesia's Ambassador to Namibia, Wisnu Edi Pratignyo pictured with participates at the Indonesia-Namibia business forum in Lüderitz. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 16 September 2021 - President Hage Geingob gesticulates while addressing the Namibia national cricket team as he sends them off to the 2021 T20 World Cup. (Photo by: Maqonda Ndlovu) NAMPA

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× JOHANNESBURG, 02 September 2021 - Denzil Haoseb of Namibia (in red) is challenged by Antione Makoumbou of Congo (in yellow) during the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier between Namibia and Congo played at the neutral venue of Orlando Stadium in Johannesburg. (Photo: Contributed)
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× TOKYO, 02 September 2021 - T13 sprinter and 2020 Paralympic Games bronze medalist Johannes Nambala while celebrating his medal in the 400 metre (m) sprint at the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 25 August 2021 - Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Kalumbi Shangula pictured during an interview with Nampa. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu) NAMPA

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× TOKYO, 25 August 2021 - Namibia's athletes and their guides pictured during a training session for the Paralympics in Tokyo, Japan. They are (from left) Johannes Nambala, Ananias Shikongo, Even Tjiuiju, Sem Shimanda, Lahja Ishitile and Sydney Kamuaruuma: (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× TOKYO, 28 August 2021 - T11 sprinter Ananias Shikongo and his guide Sem Shimanda in action during the heats of the men’s T11 400 metre (m) at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA