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Namibia

Hifikepunye Lucas Pohamba

Date of Birth: 18 August 1936
Place of Birth: Okanghudi, South West Africa (Namibia)


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Geingob reassures

The governing SWAPO party surprised friend and foe alike by electing Hage Geingob 72 as its presidential successor to President Hifikepunye Pohamba...


SWAPO picks a new leader

President Hifikepunye Pohamba will remain party President – the post is not up for election at the congress – and step down as head of state at the end of his second five-year term in March 2015...


SWAPO shutdown

Jockeying for position to succeed President Hifikepunye Pohamba is rising following confirmation that SWAPO’s elective congress will be held on 28 November to 2 December...


Blow to Geingob

Geingob’s chances of getting the top job when President Hifikepunye Pohamba steps down in 2014 have taken a further blow...


The man most likely to succeed Pohamba

In the coming political battles Vice-President Hage Geingob is best placed to succeed President Hifikepunye Pohamba as leader of the governing SWAPO previously the South West African People’s Organisation...


Citizen candidate

Prime Minister Nahas Angula could become head of state if President Hifikepunye Pohamba’s health does not soon improve...

Having suffered what people close to him called a ‘light stroke’ in mid-July Hifikepunye Pohamba is now out and about again...


Where the BEE sucks

When the Avid scandal broke President Hifikepunye Pohamba sacked him effectively ending his political career although he remains a member of parliament...


Harbour of resentment

President Hifikepunye Pohamba’s government has been in talks about the Walvis Bay port project since 2007 and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) financed its feasibility study carried out by Japanese consultants Padeco in 2009...


Tarah Shaanika

President Hifikepunye Pohamba’s new residence is Chinese-built and Namibian and Chinese merchants compete in local markets...


The rise and rise of son of Sam

President Hifikepunye Pohamba made the announcement on Independence day 20 March after growing pressure from Nujoma Senior and his allies within the ruling South West African People's Organisation (SWAPO)...


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