Namibia (Vol 12, 2015)
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The year saw the ascendancy of the new Head of State Hage Geingob, perhaps the last member of the first generation of the former liberation movement swapo (South West Africa People’s Organisation). He took over from Hifikepunye Pohamba, who was for his two terms in office awarded the Mo Ibrahim Prize for good governance. Geingob introduced several institutional innovations and e…

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Melber, Henning, “Namibia (Vol 12, 2015)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 21 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2015_COM_0051>
First published online: 2016



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