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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× JOHANNESBURG - Charles Nyambe, the regional president and managing director of Special Olympics Africa, pictured with his Leading Like Mandela award during the Sport for Social Change Network (SSCN) Awards. (Photo: Contributed)

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× OKAHANDJA, 12 November 2022 – Okahandja United Football player Okeri Hangero (in yellow and black) in action against Riddick Gariseb of Mighty Gunners during round one of the 2022/23 Debmarine Namibia Premiership at the Nau-Aib Football Stadium in Okahandja. (Photo: NAMPA)

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× WINDHOEK, 09 November 2022 - Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) Youth League spokesperson Maximiliant Katjimune. (Photo: Contributed)

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× WINDHOEK, 24 September 2022 - Khomas Nampol Volley Club players (in yellow) in action with Namibia Correctional Service players during the 2022 Bank Windhoek Namibia Volleyball Federation (NVF) cup final at the DTS Sports field in Windhoek. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA
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× OTJIWARONGO, 21 September 2022 - The Deputy Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service Emma Kantema-Gaomas, fifth from right poses for a group photo shortly after the official launch of the YouthConnekt Namibia on Wednesday afternoon at Otjiwarongo. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA

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× MARRAKECH, 16 September 2022 – Namibia's T11 athlete Lahja Ipinge and her guide Fillipus Paulus while in action during the 100 metre sprint at the 2022 Marrakech World Para Athletics Grand Prix which was held at the Marrakech Grand Stadium in Morocco. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× PRETORIA, 26 August 2022 - The national senior women’s netball centre Monica Gomases pictured during play against Tanzania at the Rembrandt Hall at the University of Pretoria during the 2023 Africa Netball World Cup qualifiers. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× PRETORIA, 22 August 2022 – Namibia's Cornelia Mupenda (left in blue) and Monica Gomases (right in blue) while in action against South Africa at the University of Pretoria (Tuks) Rembrandt Hall during their opening match of the Africa Netball World Cup qualifiers. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA