President Geingob appoints Air Marshal Martin Kambulu Pinehas as NDF Chief

by editor1 / Mar 31, 2020 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob today conferred on Air Vice-Marshal Martin Kambulu Pinehas, the rank of Air Marshal as well as Chief of the Namibian Defence Force with effect from 1 April 2020.

Some former ministers absent in President Geingob's new Cabinet

by editor1 / Mar 23, 2020 / 0 comments

-Many have been called but few have been chosen as a number of ministers who served in President Hage Geingob's Cabinet during the first term, did not make it to the executive this time around.

Geingob apologises to Russian Federation

by editor1 / Feb 21, 2020 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob has apologised to the visiting Chairperson of the Federation Council of Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation for a misunderstanding at the Hosea Kutako International Airport over Coronavirus concerns.

President Geingob signs book of condolences at Kenyan High Commission

by editor1 / Feb 11, 2020 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob says the deeds of Kenya's former President, Daniel Arap Moi, will forever be edged in the minds of Namibians whose defence force received training after independence.

Geingob extends condolences to Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar

by editor1 / Jan 09, 2020 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob has extended condolences to his Malian counterpart, president Ibrahim Boubacar, after a bomb explosion in Mali's central region of Alatona, near the border with Mauritania more than a week ago, killing at least five soldiers.

Candidates contesting elections are not enemies - Geingob

by editor1 / Nov 19, 2019 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob says the candidates contesting elections are not enemies and followers of political parties and the independent candidate must be advised as such.

Geingob calls for unity within SWAPO

by editor1 / Oct 27, 2019 / 0 comments
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-SWAPO's presidential candidate Hage Geingob called for unity within the party. Geingob says the ruling party belongs to all Namibians and those with plans to revive the former Ovambo People's Organisation are wasting their time.

Namises calls on President Geingob to declare a state of emergency over GBV

by editor1 / Oct 12, 2019 / 0 comments

-Veteran human rights activist Rosa Namises has called on President Hage Geingob to declare a state of emergency over the "ever increasing killing of Namibian women".

President Geingob assures UNGA president Bande of Namibia's support throughout his tenure

by editor1 / Sep 28, 2019 / 0 comments
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-President Hage Geingob has assured the president of the 74th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session, Tjijani Muhammad Bande, of Namibia's support and cooperation throughout his tenure.

President Geingob says Chirac was a reliable statesman who worked as a partner in Africa's development

by editor1 / Sep 27, 2019 / 0 comments
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-President Hage Geingob has expressed his condolences to the people of France and the family of former French President Jacques René Chirac, who died Thursday.