List of Presidents of Namibia

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President of the
Republic of Namibia
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Hifikepunye Pohamba.jpg
Hifikepunye Pohamba

since 21 March 2005
Term length 5 years
Inaugural holder Sam Nujoma
Formation 21 March 1990
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Presidents of Namibia (1990–Present)

(Dates in italics indicate de facto continuation of office)

Tenure Portrait Incumbent Affiliation Notes
Republic of Namibia
21 March 1990 to 21 March 2005 Sam Nujoma.jpg Sam Nujoma, President SWAPO Retired
21 March 2005 to Present Hifikepunye Pohamba.jpg Hifikepunye Pohamba, President SWAPO


Latest election

e • d Summary of the 27-28 November 2009 Namibian presidential election results1
Candidate Party Votes %
Hifikepunye Pohamba SWAPO 611,241 75.25
Hidipo Hamutenya RDP 88,640 10.91
Katuutire Kaura Democratic Turnhalle Alliance 24,186 2.98
Kuaima Riruako NUDO 23,735 2.92
Justus ǁGaroëb United Democratic Front 19,258 2.37
Ignatius Shixwameni All People's Party 9,981 1.23
Henry Mudge Republican Party 9,425 1.16
Benjamin Ulenga Congress of Democrats 5,812 0.72
Usutuaije Maamberua SWANU 2,968 0.37
David Isaacs Democratic Party of Namibia 1,859 0.23
Frans Goagoseb Namibian Democratic Movement for Change 1,760 0.22
Attie Beukes Communist Party of Namibia 1,005 0.12
Rejected ballots 12,363 1.52
Total (turnout ) 812,233 100.00

See also


  1. ^ 27 - 28 Nov 2009 Presidential Elections.pdf Electoral Commission of Namibia

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