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, 22 November 2023 - The Chairperson of the Public Enterprises CEO Forum, Fluksman Samuel. (Photo by: Andreas Thomas) NAMPA

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× VAALGRAS, 11 November 2023 Newly coronated Chief of the Orlam Vaalgras Traditional Authority, Aaron Stephanus pictured with Ovaherero Paramount Chief, Hoze Riruako at farm Willemsput during the coronation of Chief Stephanus. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 01 November 2023 - Namibian President Hage Geingob. (Photo by: Andreas Thomas) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 07 November 2023 - President Hage Geingob hosts World Bank Vice President for Eastern and Southern Africa, Victoria Kwakwa. (Photo: Contributed)
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× WINDHOEK, 08 November 2023 Professional golfer Kasoma Paulino pictured while practising at the Windhoek Country Club. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× ONANKALI, 18 OCT (NAMPA) A 51-year-old, Abraham Shikongo, from Onankali village in Oshikoto Region founded Onankali Paper Project in 2001 as a community project to help sustain his community and develop skills amongst the youth. (NAMPA)

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× TSANDI, 30 October 2023 - Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila touring the stalls at the Tsandi Annual Trade Fair and Expo on Monday. (Photo by: Maria David) NAMPA

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× OPUWO, 24 OCTOBER 2023 - The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human Resources and Community Development is undertaking regional public hearings on the issue of youth unemployment. On Tuesday, the committee engaged various stakeholders and youths in Opuwo, Kunene region. (Photo by: Uakutuira Kambaekua) NAMPA