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Geingob pardons 1 023 inmates

Geingob pardons 1 023 inmates

Written by Erasmus Shalihaxwe on 20 May 2020.

WINDHOEK, 20 MAY (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob has pardoned 1 023 sentenced inmates from various correctional facilities around the country, in commemoration of the country’s 30 independence anniversary.
This is in line with the Namibian Constitution Article 32, Minister of Home Affairs, Immigration, Safety and Security, Frans Kapofi told a media briefing on Wednesday.
Pardon is granted to sentenced prisoners to be released earlier than when he or she was supposed to be released, and it involves certain ...

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