President of the Republic of Namibia
Hage Gottfried Geingob is the third and the current President of Namibia, in office since March 21, 2015. Geingob was the first Prime Minister of Namibia from March 21, 1990 until August 28, 2002. He served as Prime Minister again from December 4, 2012 to March 21, 2015. Since 2007, he has been Vice-President of the South West Africa People’s Organization (SWAPO), Namibia’s ruling party, and he was Minister of Trade and Industry from 2008 to 2012.
At the conclusion of the six roundtables held during the first three days of the Ronald H. Brown African Affairs Series (September 12-14th), CFA will convene a high-level, non-partisan U.S.-Africa Policy Forum to hear the outcome of the six roundtables, and then to debate and agree on specific recommendations for the next U.S. Presidential Administration […]
The Obama Administration has been committed to attracting investments in Africa and expanding trade opportunities between the United States and Africa. President Obama has prioritized promoting U.S. trade with and investment in Africa, building Africa’s trade capacity, and extending preferential access to the U.S. market for African products. As a result of the Doing Business […]