Hifikepunye Pohamba

By IndepthAfrica
In Namibia
Sep 26th, 2012
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Namibia and Uganda, at UN debate, stress role of regional bodies in resolving conflicts The United Nations should consider the views of regional organizations when it comes to resolving conflicts, Namibia’s President, Hifikepunye Pohamba, told the General Assembly’s high-level debate, commending the ...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Jan 11th, 2012
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Bloemfontein – Several African heads of state are apparently deeply upset after they were left without food and bedding at the accommodation provided to them for the ANC’s centenary celebrations. The heads of state allegedly had to buy their own bedding, food, pots, pans, glasses and bott...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Apr 30th, 2011
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The private jet carrying Madagascar’s Highest Transitional Authority (HAT) President Andry Rajoelina and members of his delegation to Zambia which was forced to land on Thursday due to technical problems could have been sabotaged, according to a statement from the HAT. The HAT president, his wi...
By benim
In Namibia
Mar 29th, 2011
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Windhoek – Namibia’s President Hifikepunye Pohamba Tuesday declared a state of emergency in northern parts of the country after heavy flooding displaced nearly 10 000 people and washed away roads. “I and my cabinet colleagues have discussed the prevailing situation in depth, consult...
By benim
In Facts about Africa
Oct 22nd, 2010
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Namibia, a large and sparsely populated country on Africa’s south-west coast, has enjoyed stability since gaining independence in 1990 after a long struggle against rule by South Africa. Germany took control of the area which it called South West Africa in the late 1800s. The discovery of diamo...