Official Statements

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Remarks by His Excellency Hifikepunye Pohamba, President of the Republic of Namibia, on the Occasion of the Memorial Service of Comrade Nelson Mandela

JOHANNESBURG (10 December 2013) – Today, we are gathered here as one human family, united by a son of the African soil. An icon of the anti-apartheid...

Tue, Dec 10, 2013

Statement by His Excellency, Hifikepunye Pohamba, President of the Republic of Namibia on the Occasion of the Last Ordinary Cabinet Meeting for 2013

WINDHOEK (3 December 2013) – I take this opportunity to express, on behalf of the Government and the people of Namibia, our...

Tue, Dec 3, 2013

Statement by His Excellency Dr. Sam Nujoma, the Founding President of the Republic of Namibia and the Father of the Namibian Nation, On the Occasion of the African Youth and Intergenerational Forum During the 50th Anniversary of the OAU/AU

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA (24-25 May 2013) – I feel distinctly delighted and honoured for the invitation extended to me to join millions of Africans here at home and those in the Diaspora to celebrate...

Fri, May 24, 2013

Foreign Affairs Responds to British High Commissioner's Remarks

WINDHOEK (18 March 2013) – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to express regret at the manner the British High Commissioner to Namibia reacted to...

Thu, Apr 18, 2013

Statement by His Excellency Dr. Hifikepunye Pohamba on the Occasion of the 2013 State of the Nation Address

WINDHOEK (3 April 2013) – It is a great honour for me to speak to the Namibian people today, on this special occasion of the State of the Nation Address, through this Joint Sitting of our Parliament, as stipulated in Article 32 of the Namibian Constitution. I will use this opportunity to highlight the activities of the Government during the 2012/2013 Financial Year. I will also outline some of the major policy interventions that the Government will carry out in the new Financial Year. I would like to start by thanking our lawmakers for their service to the nation as members of Parliament... Read more...

Wed, Apr 3, 2013

Statement by his Excellency Dr. Hifikepunye Pohamba, President of the Republic of Namibia on the Occasion of the Commemoration of the 23rd Anniversary of Independence

OSHAKATI, OSHANA REGION (21 March 2013) – Today, the 21st of March is a day with no equal in the history of our nation. It is the day of triumph and the realization...

Thu, Mar 21, 2013

2013/14 Budget Statement: Growing the Economy, Optimizing Development Outcomes. Jointly Doing More with Less. Presented by Hon. Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila, MP, Minister of Finance

(26 February 2013) – In fulfilment of Article 126(1) of the Namibian Constitution, it is my honour to present for the consideration of the National Assembly the 2013/14 Budget and the Medium-term Expenditure Framework 2013/14 to 2015/16...

Tue, Feb 26, 2013

Statement by His Excellency Dr. Hifikepunye Pohamba, President of the Republic of Namibia, on the Occasion of the Annual Greetings to Members of the Diplomatic Corps

WINDHOEK (13 February 2013) – On behalf of the Government and people of Namibia, I would like to express our appreciation for the cordial relations that so happily exist between Namibia and your respective countries and organizations...

Wed, Feb 13, 2013

Statement by His Excellency Dr. Hifikepunye Pohamba, President of the Republic of Namibia on the Occasion of the First Cabinet Session for the Year 2013

WINDHOEK (12 February 2013) – I would like to welcome you all to the First Cabinet Session for the year 2013. As we start this Session, we feel the absence of our Comrade Dr Abraham Iyambo...

Tue, Feb 12, 2013

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