6 NEWS Tuesday, November 28 2017 | NEW ERA Swapo Party’s 6 th congress ended in the early hours of yesterday morning at Safari Hotel after President Hage Geingob was voted in as party president, with many emotional moments and a celebratory mood. In his acceptance speech, Geingob put emphasis on unity within the party, saying: “I am ready to be a president of unity, a president of inclusivity and a president of shared prosperity. I am ready to ensure that the Swapo legacy will continue.” Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah was voted in as vice president, Sophia Shaningwa as secretary-general and Marco Hausiku as her deputy. Photographer EMMENCY NUUKALA was there to capture the historic moments.
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