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  1. Pohamba retires from active politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Namibian

    ... ahead and plant the maize but not tobacco. Where can I sign the petition? YOUR TURN ... Former President Hifikepunye Pohamba (left) and President Hage Geingob during Geingob's inauguration less than a month ago. Pohamba today announced to his party ...

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  2. Swapo central committee meeting kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Namibian

    ... faces portraying a tense and uneasy environment. The CC is expected to discuss whether Swapo president, Hifikepunye Pohamba will be allowed to step down and hand over power to his vice president, state President, Hage Geingob. The issue caused a ...

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  3. Let Geingob Rule Free Of Swapo InsecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Namibian

    IF HE has not said it already, we believe that former President Hifikepunye Pohamba is trying to send a critical message to Swapo and the rest of Namibia by stepping down as head of the ruling party. He simply does not believe in the current different centres of power between party and state and the confusion they create.

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  4. Pohamba faces stormy Central CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Namibian

    ... Chinese can go ahead and plant the maize but not tobacco. Where can I sign the petition? SWAPO president Hifikepunye Pohamba's plan to hand over the party to President Hage Geingob this weekend could be derailed if Pohamba's detractors get their ...

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  5. Kandumbu gets her parliament seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Namibian

    ... up her seat." The decision to drop Kandumbu from the parliamentary list was taken by Swapo president Hifikepunye Pohamba, vice president Hage Geingob, secretary general Nangolo Mbumba and deputy secretary general Laura McLeod-Katjirua, and not by ...

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  6. Governor fires former Swartbooi aidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Namibian

    ... o find ways to make life better for our people," Basson said. Before her appointment by former President Hifikepunye Pohamba as special adviser to Swartbooi in 2011, Basson was a member of parliament. - Nampa

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  7. Pohamba splits politburoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Namibian

    ... if it wasn't for money? That shows the nation how selfish you are. THE decision by former President Hifikepunye Pohamba to step down as the Swapo Party president less than a month after handing over state power to President Hage Geingob, has split ...

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  8. Champions come together to announce strengthened efforts for an AIDS-free generation in AfricaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Newstime Africa

    ... Alpha Oumar KonarA , former President of Mali; Olusegun Obasanjo, former President of Nigeria; and Hifikepunye Pohamba, former President of Namibia. "Today, we come together as a strengthened group of Champions to reaffirm our commitment to ...

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  9. Is Pohamba planning to step down?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | The Namibian

    SWAPO members this past weekend chewed on a rumour that the party's president Hifikepunye Pohamba plans to step down. Those circulating the rumours said Pohamba plans to retire from active politics by relinquishing his position as party president and that he could make the announcement as early as today at the politburo meeting.

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  10. From parliament ...Venaani attacks transfer pricingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Namibian

    ... yielding results. Iivula-Ithana, who was moved from the Ministry of Justice in 2012 by former President Hifikepunye Pohamba, has been showered with praise for turning around one of the ministries that have been associated with little progress. She ...

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  11. From parliament ...Venaani attacks transfer pricingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Namibian

    ... yielding results. Iivula-Ithana, who was moved from the Ministry of Justice in 2012 by former President Hifikepunye Pohamba, has been showered with praise for turning around one of the ministries that have been associated with little progress. She ...

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  12. Chinese dominate NamWater tenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Namibian

    ... and Swakopmund. Beneficiaries of the contract include two Chinese state-owned firms and former President Hifikepunye Pohamba's daughter Kaupumhote. Executives at NamWater confirmed that the technical team recommended that the N$510 million tender be ...

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  13. A tearful Kamwi bids farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Namibian

    ... that brought more awards to the State House than the ministry of health. Kamwi said retired President Hifikepunye Pohamba won the world's most valuable individual award, the Mo Ibrahim Prize for Governance in Africa, because of work done by the ...

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  14. Deputy ministers frustratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Namibian

    ... be assigned to. President Hage Geingob has appointed 32 deputy ministers compared to 24 appointed during Hifikepunye Pohamba's tenure as some portfolios have more than one deputy minister. For example, the Office of the Vice President has three ...

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  15. New ministers' spotlight on mass housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Namibian

    ... and rural development and the National Planning Commission. Geingob takes over from former President Hifikepunye Pohamba as chair of the project. Former finance minister and Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila will still be influential in the ...

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  16. A tearful Kamwi bids farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Namibian

    ... that brought more awards to the State House than the ministry of health. Kamwi said retired President Hifikepunye Pohamba won the world's most valuable individual award, the Mo Ibrahim Prize for Governance in Africa, because of work done by the ...

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  17. Prayer day did not stop GBV - NghidinwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Namibian

    ... during her time, including the GBV cases which continued to escalate even after former President Hifikepunye Pohamba called for a national prayer day on 6 March, following 15 cases of passion killings that were reported during that time. Nghidinwa ...

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  18. New ministers 'stranded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Namibian

    a I AM amazed by former President Hifikepunye Pohamba when he said he does not want any special title when he steps down. We need more great people like him, not like some people who want many titles from Hardap to Zambezi region and still counting. ...

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  19. Namwandi says education is a beastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Namibian

    ... I thank Cabinet for supporting our submission fully," he said. "One of the reasons former President Hifikepunye Pohamba won the Mo Ibrahim prize was because of the country's attempt to improve the education system and provide free education," he ...

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  20. Lufthansa passenger dies in WindhoekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Namibian

    a I AM amazed by former President Hifikepunye Pohamba when he said he does not want any special title when he steps down. We need more great people like him, not like some people who want many titles from Hardap to Zambezi region and still counting. ...

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