The Former Presidents

His Excellency Dr.Sam S. Nujoma
The Founding President and the Father of the Namibian Nation
Term of Office: 1990 - 2005
  • Links:
    • Founding President's Biography
    • Directorate: Founding President's Support Services
    • The Sam Nujoma Foundation
  • Background Information

    His Excellency Dr. Sam Nujoma, the Founding President of the Republic of Namibia and the Father of the Namibian Nation led the country to political freedom. During his tenure he unified the country by adopting a reconciliatory approach, which brought the much-needed peace and stability to Namibia.

    On March 21, 2005, His Excellency Nujoma smoothly passed on the reins to President Hifikepunye Pohamba

 
His Excellency Dr. Hifikepunye Pohamba
The Former President
Term of Office: 2005 - 2014
  • Links:
    • The Former President's Biography
    • Directorate: Former President's Support Services
    • Photo Library
    • Official Statements
    • Hifikepunye Pohamba Foundation
  • Background Information

    His Excellency Dr. Hifikepunye Pohamba Believed in unity with diversity and brought together the Namibian Nation, raised the living standards of the poor, upheld the rule of law, promoted good governance and put measures in place to tackle corruption and was committed to the promotion of gender equality.