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President Hage G. Geingob State of the Nation Address 2020

"In times of crisis, true character is revealed. We are at a crossroads in our history and in this year of introspection, at this hour of need, we are faced with the most burning question of our time. Thirty years after our independence, how do we shape the future of our nation?"

101813703 2855472114564233 6192549809480531968 oOn Thursday, 4 June 2020, the President of the Republic of Namibia, His Excellency, Dr. Hage G. Geingob delivered the State of the Nation Address (SONA). This is the first State of the Nation Address of President Geingob following his re-election in November 2019, and subsequent swearing in on 21 March 2020 as President of the Republic.

Article 32 (2) provides that: “In accordance with the responsibility of the executive branch of Government to the legislative branch, the President and the Cabinet shall each year during the consideration of the official budget address Parliament on the state of the nation and on the future policies of Government, shall report on the policies of the previous year and shall be available to respond to questions.”

 

The State of the Nation Address can be read here....

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SUBJECT: NAMIBIA RESPONSE ON DEATH OF GEORGE FLOYD

The Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation has been following with great concern the events surrounding the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

As victims of institutionalised and systemic racism until three decades ago, the government and people of Namibia express deep outrage and condemn the brutal murder of George Floyd by US Police. The government of Namibia expresses condolences with George Floyd’s family and loved ones.

The Government of Namibia expresses its solidarity with the African-American sisters and brothers and calls on all to exercise restraint in venting their legitimate and justified anger.

Racism is a crime against humanity and should have no place in any society anywhere in the world. We call on the government of the United States to deploy all efforts at ensuring that the rights and human dignity of all its citizens, including in particular the African-Americans and all other minorities are upheld, respected and protected under law.

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Issued by:
Hon. Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations and Cooperation

Hon. Ipumbu Shiimi presents Budget 2020/21
Hon. Shiimi tables the FY2020/21 budget, totaling N$72.8 billion. This is a single-year budget, reflecting the commensurate urgency of addressing the elevated once-off needs arising from the impact of COVID-19.

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Please, click here to read the Minister of Finance, Hon. Ipumbu Shiimi's Budget Statement 2020/2021, entitled Together Defeating COVID-19, Together Thriving Again.

 

URGENT NOTICE: REPATRIATION FLIGHT

Kindly take note of the notice by Air Namibia regarding the repatriation flights for stranded Namibians from London and Frankfurt to Windhoek, informing that the flights initially scheduled for 27 May 2020 (see letter below the notice that the Embassy is closed today) have been postponed to 02 June 2020.

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 Air Namibia

 
Notice to flying passengers
 
Air Namibia's international repatriation flights scheduled for 27 May 2020, to Frankfurt and London have been postponed to 02 June 2020.
 
We apologise for the inconvenience this might have caused.
 
We look forward to serving you.

 

#airnamibia #reunitingfamilies #repatriation

Charter Flight

Kindly click on the above page to read the 3-pages document

 

Prospective passengers should kindly inform themselves about COVID-19 guidelines at Frankfurt Airport and Heathrow Airport respectively.

Frankfurt Airport: https://www.frankfurt-airport.com/en/news/information-on-the-coronavirus.html

Heathrow Airport: https://www.heathrow.com/customer-support/faq/coronavirus-covid-19

scaled logoOFFICE HOURS

Kindly take note that until further notice the office hours of the Embassy are
Monday - Friday, 09h00 - 17h00
                       Please note that the Embassy is closed between 13h00 - 14h00.

Registration of Namibian Citizens Abroad

Kindly click on the below document or click here to open the interactive form on the Embassy's Consular pages.

Registration of Namibian citizens in Germany

REMINDER

Please be reminded that since 01 April 2016, the Embassy no longer issues visas without the original passports.

All applicants are advised to submit their passports together with their appliactions. The failure to do so will result in your application not being processed.

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Please find below the Embassy's bank account details for the transfer of visa fees:

Hierunter finden Sie die Kontodaten zur Überweisung der Visagebühren:

Botschaft der Republik Namibia
Commerzbank Berlin
Bankleitzahl: 10040000
Konto-Nr.: 0262575400
IBAN: DE82 1004 0000 0262 5754 00
BIC: COBADEFFXXX

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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