The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

State funeral for Schimming-Chase

Contributed by NAMPA.

WINDHOEK, 14 MAR (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob on Wednesday accorded the late Nora Schimming-Chase a State funeral, according to a statement issued by Press Secretary, Alfredo Hengari.
“In terms of Article 32 (8) of the Namibian Constitution, President Geingob has conferred the honour of an official State funeral on the late Schimming-Chase,” the statement read.
Schimming-Chase, who was a Namibian ambassador to Germany and Austria as well as a parliamentarian, died on Tuesday, aged 77, after ...