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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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Going nuclear Russian-style

Power stations were on offer when in mid-March Prime Minister Mikhail Fradkov visited Namibia's President Hifikepunye Pohamba and Prime Minister Nahas Angula...


SWAPO splinters

Namibia's President Hifikepunye Pohamba has kept quiet so far...


Succession sagas

President Hifikepunye Pohamba’s authority will be reinforced if Nujoma gives up the SWAPO presidency in his favour...


The Titanic sails at dawn

The ceremony attended by Presidents Hifikepunye Pohamba of Namibia and Jakaya Kikwete of Tanzania was held under tight security...


Sam and the successors

President Hifikepunye Pohamba astonished Namibians when he announced on 3 August that a bill would be prepared to enable referendums that offer a new mechanism for constitutional change...


Challengers step up

Still robust at 78 Nujoma shows no sign of standing down in favour of his successor as national president Hifikepunye Pohamba currently the party's vice-president...


Beijing's touring team

since 2004; task is to implement CPC policy of wooing ruling party leaders; in 2005 in Africa met old President Sam Nujoma and new President Hifikepunye Pohamba (Namibia) President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni (Uganda) President Levy Mwanawasa (Zambia) President Robert Mugabe (Zimbabwe); key to negotiations with Mugabe to secure a stake in Zimbabwean mining especially platinum; at June 2005 meeting with Mugabe and party bosses John Nkomo Didymus Mutasa and Stan Mudenge Tan said: 'Zimbabwe has good resources and abundant natural resources and China has an advantage for development...


Smiling all the way

Opposition parties and in Namibia the government under Hifikepunye Pohamba have demanded greater access to local rough (AC Vol 47 No 5)...


Nujoma won't go

President Hifikepunye Pohamba aims for an anti-corruption campaign combined with efforts to improve the efficiency and public accountability of the 50-odd semi-state industries...


Trials and tribulations

NAMIBIA: Ex-President Sam Nujoma insists on keeping control of the governing South West Africa People's Organisation despite appeals by party leaders to stand down and strengthen the authority of President Hifikepunye Pohamba...


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