Heads Roll as Namibia President Fires Cabinet Ministers
President Hage Geingob has sacked Minister of Home Affairs Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana and Youth Affairs Minister Jerry Ekandjo, both of whom have served in government since Namibia's independence in 1990. The two challenged Geingob during the ruling party's last leadership contest.
Left: President Hage Geingob. Former home affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana, top right and former youth minister Jerry Ekandjo, bottom right.