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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× KEETMANSHOOP, 26 March 2020 - ||Kharas Regional Council Chief regional officer, Beatus Kasete, Director of Nexus fishing Timotheus Kalongo and Karasburg East Constituency Councillor, Dennis Coetzee pictured at the handing over ceremony of fish to the ||Kharas Regional Council by Nexus Fishing on Wednesday. (Photo by: Suzith Tjitaura) NAMPA

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× MARIENTAL, 20 March 2020 - Hardap Governor Esme Isaack speaking during a press conference to address the region on the COVID-19 regional task force plans on Friday. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× OSHIKANGO, 16 March 2020 - Namibian immigration officials register people arriving in Namibia from neighbouring Angola on Monday, 16 March 2020. (Photo by: Mathias Nanghanda) NAMPA

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× KALIMBEZA RICE PROJECT, 25 February 2020 - A broken rice combine harvester at the Kalimbeza Rice Project in the Zambezi Region. The combine harvester is used for the harvesting of rice or wheat. (Photo by: Edward Mumbuu Jnr) NAMPA)
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× REHOBOTH, 10 March 2020 - Rehoboth Town Council workers confiscating a tank installed by the Rehoboth Independent Town Management Association citing unhygienic water and an illegal exercise in contravention of the Local Authorities Act. (Photo by: Rhonie ||Garoeb) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 27 February 2020 - Murder convict Johannes Katanga pictured in court. (Photo by: Simon Endjala) NAMPA

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× WINDHOEK, 18 March 2020 The Namibia Scientific Society offices are currently closed amid coronavirus being detected in the country. (Photo: Contributed) NAMPA

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× OTJIWARONGO, 19 March 2020 - The head on collision between a truck and a white pick up that claimed two lives of farmers on Thursday morning on the Otjiwarongo-Okahandja B1 road. (Photo by: Mulisa Simiyasa) NAMPA