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Who is new Namibian VP Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah?

Issue 501 - 27 Feb 2024 - By Tonderayi Mukeredzi | 4 minute read

New Vice President Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah is a Swapo veteran who is favourite to become Namibia’s first female president after elections are held in November, but who faces challenges, not least from within the ruling party. African Energy also gives an assessment of the man she hopes to ultimately to succeed, Namibia’s President Hage Geingob, who died on 4 February after a battle with cancer.

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