Representatives of Namibian communities affected by the 1904-1908 genocide have filed a class action against Germany in the US
Some 89.3% of Gabonese have access to electricity, the highest rate in mainland sub-Saharan Africa, second to only Mauritius and Seychelles.
The cash earned from the sale will go toward boosting reserves, financing power, water and other infrastructure projects
It is easy to dismiss such salary chops as PR gimmicks—and you would be right, there is much to be gained down that road. But there is another reason.
Pohamba leaves a rich man, having recently won the $5m Mo Ibrahim Prize, and Geingob starts the presidential job as a newly married man.
The ruling party has won every election since Namibia's independence in 1990.
A last group of voters wait in line to vote at a polling station in Katutura, a township of Windhoek, capital of Namibia on November 28, 2014
Party has launched a "zebra" parliamentary list - one man, one woman - to make sure 50% of parliamentarians are women