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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× OTJIWARONGO, 06 June 2022 - Section of a classroom block for the Rogate Primary School that caught fire on Monday morning at Otjiwarongo. The cause of fire is still unknown to the school management. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× RUNDU, 15 May 2022 - Makayi Joseph Mukuve from Kayengona village in the Kavango East Region, picking up a gearbox with his teeth. (Photo by: Sawi Hausiku) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 28 April 2022 – Namibia’s Africa Mix Martial Arts featherweight champion Veja Hinda silencing the crowd after winning his fight at the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) Africa Championship that were held in Johannesburg, South Africa from 28 to 30 April 2022. (Photo: Contributed)

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× OTJIWARONGO, 27 April 2022 - The Otjozondjupa Governor, James Uerikua (R) together with the Oshana Governor, Elia Irimari (L) hands over an award to Bepheal Shikongo a learner at Grootfontein. The education awards ceremony for 2022 took place on Wednesday at Otjiwarongo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA
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× WINDHOEK, 19 April 2022 – Staff of Namibia’s power utility (NamPower) and Namibia Paralympic Committee athletes pose for a picture after NamPower rewarded the athletes and coaches for their achievements at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 20 April 2022 - Cheetah Cement Board chairperson, Zedekias Gowaseb speaks to the media on Wednesday on the labour unrest at the cement factory. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 02 April 2022 - Western Suburbs Rugby players in green while in action against UNAM during the opening match of the 2022 Namibia Rugby Premier League at the UNAM Stadium in the capital. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 04 April 2022 – National 1500m champion David Dam pictured during the NAMDIA sponsorship handing over ceremony in the capital for his trip to Potchefstroom, South Africa for the ASA Grand Prix. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA