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Geingob wants land conference held in honour of Gurirab

Written by Isabel Bento on 20 July 2018

WINDHOEK, 20 JUL (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob has called on Namibians to ensure that the correct property rights and well-being of Namibians are protected and safeguarded.
This, according to Geingob, would be in honour of the late Theo-Ben Gurirab, who advocated for correct land appropriation.
Geingob made these remarks during Gurirab’s state memorial service in the capital on Friday, ahead of the land conference slated for October this year.
“The late Gurirab would have wanted us to deal with this vexi ...


Gurirab’s nation building immeasurable: Pohamba

Written by Linea Dishena on 20 July 2018

WINDHOEK, 20 JUL (NAMPA) – The late Theo-Ben Gurirab worked to strengthen public service administration and service delivery during his tenure as the Prime Minister of Namibia, former President Hifikepunye Pohamba has said.
Speaking during the state memorial service in honour of Gurirab here on Friday, Pohamba emphasised that the late former lawmaker was one of the leading figures who helped set the trajectory of Namibia’s foreign policy.
“We are celebrating the life of a man whose efforts and contributio ...

Geingob bids farewell to ‘giant’ Gurirab

WINDHOEK, 21 JUL (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob on Saturday bade farewell to the late Theo-Ben Gurirab at the Heroes\' Acre outside Windhoek, describing him as a giant who carried Namibia’s weight on his shoulders, effortlessly. (NAMPA) MEM/HP (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

Gurirab’s nation building immeasurable:Nujoma

Gurirab’s nation building immeasurable: Pohamba

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