President of Namibia

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President of the
Republic of Namibia
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Hage Geingob.jpg
Hage Geingob

since 21 March 2015
Term length 5 years
Inaugural holder Sam Nujoma
Formation 21 March 1990
Deputy Vice-President of Namibia
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The President of the Republic of Namibia is the head of state and the head of government of Namibia, as well as the commander-in-chief of the Namibia Defence Force, according to the Constitution of Namibia.


Political parties

Presidents of Namibia (1990–present)

Picture Name
Elected Took office Left office Political Party
1 Sam Nujoma.jpg Sam Nujoma
21 March 1990 21 March 2005 SWAPO
2 Hifikepunye Pohamba.jpg Hifikepunye Pohamba
21 March 2005 21 March 2015 SWAPO
3 Hage Geingob.jpg Hage Geingob
2014 21 March 2015 Incumbent SWAPO


Hage Geingob Hifikepunye Pohamba Sam Nujoma

Latest election

Candidate Party Votes %
Hage Geingob SWAPO 772,528 86.73
McHenry Venaani Democratic Turnhalle Alliance 44,271 4.97
Hidipo Hamutenya Rally for Democracy and Progress 30,197 3.39
Asser Mbai National Unity Democratic Organisation 16,740 1.88
Henk Mudge Republican Party 8,676 0.97
Ignatius Shixwameni All People's Party 7,266 0.82
Usutuaije Maamberua SWANU 5,028 0.56
Ben Ulenga Congress of Democrats 3,518 0.39
Jan Mukwilongo Namibian Economic Freedom Fighters 2,514 0.28
Invalid votes 0
Total 890,738 100.00
Registered voters 1,241,194 71.76
Source: ECN

See also


External links

  • World Statesmen - Namibia
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