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  • To be truly remorseful, Germany should pay for Namibia genocide 13 Jul 2019 21:20 Standard Digital News Surviving Herero after an escape through the arid desert of Omaheke in German Southwest Africa (modern day Namibia), circa 1907. [Courtesy, Times of Israel] Genocide, defined as the “deliberate killing of a large group of people, especially those of a …
  • Lost ancestral land: The rise and fall of the Republic of Upingtonia, 1885-1887 12 Jul 2019 09:29 New Era During the period preceding the 2nd national land conference held in Windhoek last year, several articles were written in defence of the existence of ancestral land in various parts of Namibia, which was dispossessed from the indigenous people, especially …
  • Exploring the Historically Rich South 02 Jul 2019 10:17 Namibian The southern regions of Namibia often seem left out and forgotten in terms of national development and the upliftment of these communities. Sanlam Namibia targeted the Hardap and //Karas regions this year to shed light on the Nama people, who make …
  • Returning Stolen Artwork 24 Jun 2019 09:17 The American Thinker Dishonesty is a way of life, as is denial or dodging the truth, and disowning the consequences of actions.  This is familiar all over the world. To take a few recent examples.  Russia denied responsibility for shooting down Malaysian Airline Flight MH 17  …
  • Nguvauva blames govt on traditional authorities’ rows 19 Jun 2019 10:12 New Era WINDHOEK - Ovambanderu Chief Kilus Munjuku III Nguvauva has put the blame of traditional authorities’ disputes squarely on government, warning that unless government changes its approach, disputes will spread to other communities across the country. …
  • GERMANY AGREES TO RETURN ANCIENT STONE CROSS TAKEN FROM NAMIBIA 30 May 2019 22:23 Wilmington Journal The German Historical Museum in Berlin has announced the return to Namibia of a 15th century artifact known as the Stone Cross of Cape Cross. Namibia has demanded the object’s return since June 2017. Germany’s State Secretary for Culture and Media, Monika …
  • Being black in Nazi Germany 21 May 2019 23:22 BBC Image copyright Library of Congress Image caption This photo was used in genetics lectures at Germany's State Academy for Race and Health Film director Amma Asante came across an old photograph taken in Nazi Germany of a black schoolgirl by chance. …
  • Luna and the Dragons 17 May 2019 18:17 Namibian Luna says we shouldn't worry much about the rats. They can swim as well as the cockroaches and they only come out at night but even then, they tend to keep to themselves – unless you've made the mistake of keeping food in your cabin. If we're …
  • Matthias Häussler's 'The Genocide of the Herero War, Emotion and Extreme Violence in Deutsch-Südwest 16 Apr 2019 13:30 Namibian • JOACHIM ZELLER So much has been researched about the 'pacification wars' of the German Reich against the Herero and Nama in Namibia (the former colony German-South West Africa) that one might think that everything has been said about it for the …
  • Swakopmund restaurateur stirs up emotions with Reiterdenkmal replica  08 Apr 2019 09:58 New Era SWAKOPMUND – Swakopmund businessman, Norbert Sadlowski, who has displayed a replica of the Reiterdenkmal at his Alstadt restaurant, is accused of being insensitive towards the suffering of Namibians at the hands of the Germans during the colonial times. …
  • Genocide: Real, robust and honest conversations overdue 05 Apr 2019 09:59 New Era On the sidelines of a conference titled Colonial Repercussions: Reflecting on the Genocide of the Ovaherero and Nama Peoples 115 Years Later, held in Windhoek last week at the Goethe Institut Namibia, US- based Jephta Nguherimo, a co-founder of the …
  • Shark Island Relived: Chronic pain amid intellectual discourse 03 Apr 2019 08:18 New Era On May 12th 1883 the Germans raised their flag on the coast of Namaqualand. The indigenes, the Nama, resisted. The invaders launched a war of extermination and all these culminated in the construction of concentration camps, in which prisoners were exposed …
  • Europe’s resolution on African colonialism welcomed 02 Apr 2019 10:02 New Era WINDHOEK – Last week’s breakthrough resolution by the European Parliament on Europe’s colonial crimes in Africa is a major shift in the moral compass of that continent, a Namibian academic observed. “As we welcome this resolution, we hope it will bear …
  • 'The Mourning Citizen' Seizes The Night 29 Mar 2019 07:34 Namibian The request is simple. “Allow us to speak for the remains”. The demand is made in a dark tunnel below the national museum office building on Robert Mugabe Avenue where a jumble of people watch a screen flashing grim Namibian history set to the sound of …
  • Namises is Herself and 'The Khoest' in Stuttgart 29 Mar 2019 07:34 Namibian On a Friday afternoon on a hill in Stuttgart, Nesindano 'Khoes' Namises is chewing on some strips of ginger. She tames the taste with a sip of tap water at the Werkstatthaus where that evening she will be presenting 'The Khoest', a site …
  • Reparations campaign on course, lost track or derailed? 25 Mar 2019 14:14 New Era WINDHOEK - “It is fair to conclude that the efforts to have the German government recognise genocide and pay reparations has failed to produce the desired results thus far. This was to be expected. Despite the fevered rhetoric in Namibia around this issue …
  • Remembering Namibian Heroes 19 Mar 2019 08:58 Namibian Independence day is upon us and given Namibia's colourful history, the occasion is definitely one to celebrate and be proud of. Before we do that, let's take a brief look at the country's struggle and triumphs since colonial times up until 21 …
  • Rukoro files genocide notice of appeal 17 Mar 2019 01:25 New Era WINDHOEK- Lawyers representing the Ovaherero and Nama in the genocide lawsuit have filed a notice of appeal in the United State (US) Court of Appeals, following a dismissed class-action lawsuit filed by the two communities in the US Federal Court in New …
  • Here’s What You Need to Know About Namibia 13 Mar 2019 13:21 Africa Namibia is in southern Africa and borders the Atlantic Ocean to west, Angola and Zambia to the north, Botswana to the east, and South Africa to the south and east. Namibia gained independence on March 21, 1990 after the Namibian War for Independence ended. …
  • Ovaherero lose genocide lawsuit in US …Rukoro ‘disappointed’ but will appeal 08 Mar 2019 10:11 New Era WINDHOEK - The Ovaherero Paramount Chief Advocate Vekuii Rukoro yesterday said he is “disappointed” the United States District Court judge dismissed a class-action lawsuit filed by Ovaherero and Nama in the United States Federal Court in New York for …
  • Lawsuit against Germany over Namibian genocide dismissed 07 Mar 2019 20:01 Herald US District Judge Laura Taylor Swain in Manhattan said Germany was immune from claims by descendants of the Herero and Nama tribes, depriving her of jurisdiction over its role in what some historians have called the 20th century’s first genocide. Kenneth …
  • US judge dismisses Namibian genocide claims against Germany 07 Mar 2019 18:33 DW.DE Herero leader Vekuii Rukoro asserted Thursday that New York federal judge Laura Taylor Swain had made "fundamental errors" in dismissing the case, adding that lawyers for the tribes would lodge an appeal "with immediate effect." In the …
  • US court dismisses Namibia genocide lawsuit 07 Mar 2019 18:03 Business Day New York — A New York federal court has dismissed a lawsuit by the Herero and Nama tribes seeking compensation from Germany for the genocide of their ancestors in what is now Namibia. In a 23-page judgment dated Wednesday, judge Laura Taylor Swain said …
  • New York court dismisses Namibia genocide compensation suit 07 Mar 2019 17:37 Channel News Asia NEW YORK: A New York federal court has dismissed a lawsuit by the Herero and Nama tribes seeking compensation from Germany for the genocide of their ancestors in what is now Namibia. In a 23-page judgment dated on Wednesday, Judge Laura Taylor Swain said …
  • Namibians to appeal U.S. ruling on German colonial horrors 07 Mar 2019 15:59 Standard Digital News Human skulls from the Herero and ethnic Nama people are displayed during a ceremony in Berlin, Germany, August 29, 2018, to hand back human remains from Germany to Namibia following the 1904-1908 genocide against the Herero and Nama. [REUTERS]
  • Namibian tribes to appeal U.S. ruling on German colonial horrors 07 Mar 2019 15:41 euronews By Nyasha Nyaungwa WINDHOEK (Reuters) - Namibian tribes seeking damages over genocide and property seizures by Germany more than a century ago said on Thursday they would appeal a U.S. court's dismissal of their suit. A judge in New York said on …
  • Namibians lose lawsuit demanding reparations for genocide from Germany 07 Mar 2019 07:09 News Diary Online Survivors of the Herero genocide over a century ago in NamibiaA U.S. judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit seeking to require Germany to pay damages over genocide and property seizures by colonialists in what is now Namibia more than a century ago. U.S. …
  • Lawsuit against Germany over Namibian genocide is dismissed in New York 06 Mar 2019 23:16 Reuters NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit seeking to require Germany to pay damages over genocide and property seizures by colonists in what is now Namibia more than a century ago. U.S. District Judge Laura Taylor Swain in …
  • Taking accountability is global movement 03 Mar 2019 19:24 Prince George Citizen The Dalai Lama recently stated, "I feel optimistic about the future because humanity seems to be growing more mature." He specifically mentions the increasing importance of inner values, the study of the mind and emotions, as well as the desire …
  • Geingob tells Germany to eat humble pie 02 Mar 2019 09:18 New Era Kuzeeko Tjitemisa/Emmency Nuukala   WINDHOEK/GIBEON – President Hage Geingob yesterday told Germany to extend an olive branch to Namibians for atrocities committed by its forefathers – as part of settling the marathon issue once and for all. …
  • German museum returns stolen colonial era artifacts 28 Feb 2019 14:16 DW.DE As "Kaptein," Hendrik Witbooi was one of the most important leaders of the Nama tribes in Namibia during the German colonial period and revolted against German power in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He accepted the Christian faith by …
  • Review | SU Drama show recalls shocking slaughter 27 Feb 2019 18:53 Syracuse New Times Share Tweet Share Share Email Comments From a distance, Jackie Sibblies Drury’s 2012 play with the 27-word title, a Syracuse University Drama Department production running through Sunday, March 3, appears to be a drama about the horrors of imperialism. …
  • Namibia: Dispute over return of the Witbooi Bible 27 Feb 2019 16:21 DW.DE Authorities are expected to be present at the national handover event of the two artifacts on Thursday, 28 February. The artifacts returned home after over ten decades, however, raised controversy of who they should be handed over to. They will be kept at …
  • Speaker appeals for friendship group 20 Feb 2019 08:49 New Era George Sanzila BERLIN - Speaker of the National Assembly Professor Peter Katjavivi has implored the German legislature the Bundestag to reciprocate a gesture by their Namibian counterpart by creating a friendship group to boost bilateral ties. Katjavivi, …
  • Licensed To Cause Havoc? 15 Feb 2019 09:24 Namibian THERE'S ONE major reason my friend, Sacky Shanghala, MP and minister of justice, attracts a lot of public attention, most of which is hardly flattering: He has built a reputation for abusing his government positions to advance his own interests, those …
  • Africa: Berlin Museum Stirs Debate With Plans for Colonial-Era Remembrance Room 31 Jan 2019 05:28 News Photo: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra/Flickr View of the north-east facade of the Humboldt Forum and the cathedral at the edge of an arm of the Spree river in Berlin. Genocide in former German South West Africa, looted art on show: For some, the Humboldt Forum…
  • American museum closes viewing of Namibian human remains 14 Jan 2019 15:48 New Era SWAKOPMUND - The American Museum of Natural History last week turned down a request week by the Namibian Genocide Association led by Laidlaw Peringanda to inspect and verify the origin of some human remains kept in the museum. The New York-based museum has …
  • Looted colonial art: Is there the political will to return pilfered artifacts? 05 Jan 2019 12:01 DW.DE While African nations have long demanded the restitution of poached cultural artifacts, in former colonial powers like France and Germany the debate has recently reached fever pitch as cultural and political figures make the case for repatriation. In …
  • FIRST GENOCIDE OF 20TH CENTURY WAS IN AFRICA, 31 Dec 2018 16:56 Black Star News Apr. 19 (GIN) – An Anglo-Nigerian writer has respectfully urged Pope Francis to look beyond Armenia for the first genocide of the 20th century. In an essay in the British Guardian, David Olusoga wrote: “When the media analysts at the Vatican scrutinize the …
  • Visual Art's a Wrap 22 Dec 2018 10:05 Namibian The Namibian visual art year tends to end the same way. The College of the Arts presents 'Artsplash' at the Katutura Community Arts Centre while the University of Namibia's graduate exhibition adorns the walls of the Franco-Namibian Cultural …
  • Africa: Germany Urged to Own Up to Colonial Past, Increase Awareness 16 Dec 2018 18:06 News Photo: Pambazuka German soldiers loading skulls and bones of massacred Herero into a casket for shipping to Germany (file photo). Germany must put 'maximum' research into colonial-era artifacts and trace their origins, insist two deputy ministers. …
  • Is Namibia a 24-hour brothel for rich foreigners? 12 Dec 2018 12:23 New Era Job Shipululo Amupanda Last August I was scheduled to address Heroes Day in Manchester. Due to sabotage, I could not make it.  Understandably, organisers – the Community of Namibian in Great Britain (CNGB) – were disappointed.  Last week, one of CNGB …
  • Riruako Centre for Genocide launches 11 Dec 2018 10:30 New Era 2018-12-11 10:04:142 hours ago Login / Register to save × WINDHOEK - The Riruako Centre for Genocide and Memory Studies, in honour of the late Paramount Chief of the Ovaherero, Dr Kuaima Riruako, is now officially opened. Reigning Paramount Chief of …
  • LPM targets 20 seats in parliament next year 26 Nov 2018 12:02 Namibian SAKEUS IIKELA of The Namibian (TN) talks to Landless People's Movement (LPM) deputy leader Henny Seibeb (HS) and one of the members, Eliaseritha Labazana Kohima (ELK) about the movement's achievements and preparations for the 2019 national …
  • A 40-year search for a skull in Germany 14 Nov 2018 07:47 BBC Image copyright Tahir Della Image caption Mnyaka Sururu Mboro promised his grandmother that he would bring home Mangi Meli's skull Pressure is growing on Germany and the UK to return to Africa skulls taken as trophies and for discredited racial …
  • The search in Germany for the lost skull of Tanzania's Mangi Meli 13 Nov 2018 22:22 BBC Image copyright Tahir Della Image caption Mnyaka Sururu Mboro promised his grandmother that he would bring home Mangi Meli's skull Pressure is growing on Germany and the UK to return to Africa skulls taken as trophies and for discredited racial …
  • Inspired by history to own 21st century 03 Nov 2018 23:34 The Sunday Mail The landmark African Union 50-year blueprint, Agenda 2063, calls for the “repatriation and safeguarding of Africa’s stolen culture, heritage and artefacts”. This is in recognition of the fact that part of the continent’s history is scattered around the …
  • Gukurahundi genocide victims compensation - a Possibility or an impossibility? 22 Oct 2018 11:47 Bulawayo 24 News All peace loving people will agree with me that the disturbances which started in Zimbabwe soon after independence and saw approximately 20 000 people mainly of the Ndebele tribe constitute genocide and that victims of the government sponsored killings …
  • A New Museum Opens Old Wounds in Germany 12 Oct 2018 11:13 The New York Times BERLIN — One Saturday morning in February, about 100 protesters marched loudly through Berlin’s streets to the Humboldt Forum, a new museum rising beside the River Spree. Wrapped in scaffolding, the Forum, one of Europe’s most ambitious current cultural …
  • FIRST GENOCIDE OF 20TH CENTURY WAS IN AFRICA, 07 Oct 2018 03:14 Black Star News Apr. 19 (GIN) – An Anglo-Nigerian writer has respectfully urged Pope Francis to look beyond Armenia for the first genocide of the 20th century. In an essay in the British Guardian, David Olusoga wrote: “When the media analysts at the Vatican scrutinize the …
  • OPINION: China’s Turn to Eat Part I 22 Sep 2018 08:36 Zim Eye Response to the China-Africa Summit and What it says About Africa By Stembile Mpofu Having established itself as the hub of global manufacturing, China is embarking on a project that President Xi Jinping has called the project of the century. On May 14 …
  • News24.com | Repatriate remains to restore dignity 17 Sep 2018 11:55 News24 Under clear Namibian skies in Windhoek’s Parliament Gardens a massive white marquee provides shade to the affected descendants of the victims of the first genocide of the 20th century. On August 31 they gathered here – with traditional leaders, former …
  • Repatriate remains to restore dignity 17 Sep 2018 04:46 Africa News Under clear Namibian skies in Windhoek's Parliament Gardens a massive white marquee provides shade to the affected descendants of the victims of the first genocide of the 20th century. On August 31 they gathered here - with traditional leaders, former …
  • 'The myth of the civilising mission': colonial past weighs on Germany 12 Sep 2018 04:21 WA Today A crowd gathers at a street festival organised to raise awareness of the cultural heritage of the street name Mohrenstrasse, in Berlin. Photo: New York TimesGermany has yet to come to terms with its violent colonial legacy in Africa, which laid the …
  • The Big Hole in Germany’s Nazi Reckoning? Its Colonial History 12 Sep 2018 02:28 International Herald Tribune BERLIN — It is, at a glance, an unremarkable street — roughly a quarter-mile long, cutting through a grassy knoll the size of a couple of basketball courts. Yet to Joshua Kwesi Aikins, this street, Petersallee, in Berlin’s African Quarter, strikes a deep …
  • Big Mitch lame on GBV, hilarious on everything else 10 Sep 2018 11:28 Namibian Following the success of 'Nama with a Wambo Attitude' and the 'Son of a Mitch' tour, Big Mitch brings us 'There's a Nama on My Stoep'. Opening with an energising performance from local firecracker Adora Kisting flashing a hint …
  • News24.com | Namibian genocide victims' remains are home... but Germany still has work to do 10 Sep 2018 09:19 News24 Reinhart Kössler, Freiburg University and Henning Melber, University of Pretoria Human remains kept by German institutions as part of their colonial loot were repatriated to Namibia at the end of August 2018– the third time this has been done. And once …
  • Experts call for transformation of museum spaces 04 Sep 2018 11:30 Namibian PROFESSIONALS and researchers from museums, art galleries and institutions of higher learning last week completed a groundbreaking conference that tackled issues of collections and traditional forms of exhibitions in these spaces. Through the Goethe- …
  • Do not repeat Germany's mistake on land – Isaack 04 Sep 2018 07:48 Namibian THE government's consistent labelling of those calling for ancestral land restitution as tribalists was criticised by Nama Traditional Association chief Johannes Isaack. Isaack was addressing the memorial service to mark the arrival of the repatriated …
  • FIRST GENOCIDE OF 20TH CENTURY WAS IN AFRICA, 03 Sep 2018 16:26 Black Star News Apr. 19 (GIN) – An Anglo-Nigerian writer has respectfully urged Pope Francis to look beyond Armenia for the first genocide of the 20th century. In an essay in the British Guardian, David Olusoga wrote: “When the media analysts at the Vatican scrutinize the …
  • News24.com | WATCH: Skulls of genocide victims arrive in Namibia from Germany 01 Sep 2018 08:35 News24 An official ceremony has been held in Namibia after the return of skulls and bones from the German genocide of Herero and Nama people. According to The Namibian Facebook page, the ceremony took place in Windhoek’s Parliamentary Gardens on Friday to welcome …
  • Skulls repatriation process irks Rukoro 31 Aug 2018 07:58 Namibian OVAHERERO Traditional Authority chief Vekuii Rukoro has strongly condemned the procedure of the third repatriation of Namibian human remains as organised by the German and Namibian governments. Speaking at the handover ceremony in Berlin, Germany on …
  • Emotions As Germany Returns Genocide Skulls To Namibia 31 Aug 2018 05:43 Zim Eye Skulls and other remains of massacred tribespeople used in colonial-era experiments to push claims of European racial superiority were handed over by Germany to Namibia at a church ceremony in Berlin on Wednesday. In what historians call the first genocide …
  • Tears, anger as Germany returns human remains seized from Namibia 30 Aug 2018 21:11 Voice of the Cape Skulls and other remains of massacred tribespeople used in colonial-era experiments to push claims of European racial superiority were handed over by Germany to Namibia at a church ceremony in Berlin on Wednesday. In what historians call the first genocide …
  • Tears as Germany returns Namibian human remains 30 Aug 2018 20:44 Chronicle The Chronicle Skulls and other remains of massacred tribespeople used in colonial-era experiments to push claims of European racial superiority were handed over by Germany to Namibia at a church ceremony in Berlin on Wednesday. In what historians call the …
  • Germany returns 27 sets of colonial-era Namibian remains taken for pseudo-scientific racial experiments 30 Aug 2018 13:14 Edmonton Journal The repatriation of the remains is a reminder of Germany's short-lived past as a colonial power in Africa which included the bloody suppression of a Herero and Nama uprising The Associated Press Updated: August 29, 2018 Namibian skulls from the German …
  • The 20th century genocide forgotten by history 30 Aug 2018 06:00 The New Zealand Herald At a handover ceremony held in a Berlin church on Wednesday, Namibian officials received the remains of indigenous people killed in their country by German forces more than a century ago. The grisly contents included 19 skulls, a scalp and bones belonging …
  • Europe struggles to atone for its colonial evils 30 Aug 2018 05:56 The Washington Post Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today’s WorldView newsletter. At a handover ceremony held in a Berlin church on Wednesday, …
  • Photos: Germany returns Namibia genocide skulls 30 Aug 2018 01:29 Africa News Having acknowledged what many historians consider to be the first genocide of the 20th century, Germany on Wednesday handed over human remains of Namibians that were butchered more than 100 years ago. A Namibian government delegation received the remains …
  • Germany Returns Skulls Stolen for Experimentation during Namibia Genocide 30 Aug 2018 01:29 Latin American Herald Tribune Germany Returns Skulls Stolen for Experimentation during Namibia Genocide BERLIN – A genocide by the German empire against the Ovaherero and Nama communities in what is now Namibia killed tens of thousands of people from 1904 to 1908 and around 300 of the …
  • Berlin will return human remains on Wednesday seized from Namibia a century ago following the slaughter of indigenous peoples under German colonial rule. But descendants are still waiting for an apology. 29 Aug 2018 21:26 France 24 A Namibian government delegation will receive the remains, including 19 skulls, a scalp and bones, during a solemn church service in Berlin. “We want to help heal the wounds from the atrocities committed by Germans at the time,” said Michelle Muentefering, …
  • Tears, anger as Germany returns human remains from Namibian genocide 29 Aug 2018 19:13 Malay Mail Members of a delegation attend a ceremony in Berlin, Germany, August 29, 2018, to hand back human remains from Germany to Namibia following the 1904-1908 genocide against the Herero and Nama. — Reuters picBERLIN, Aug 29 — Germany today handed back human …
  • Germany returns skulls from colonial-era massacre to... 29 Aug 2018 16:41 Charleston Daily Mail By Reuters Published: 11:24 EDT, 29 August 2018 | Updated: 11:24 EDT, 29 August 2018 BERLIN, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Skulls and other remains of massacred tribespeople used in the colonial era for experiments to push claims of European racial superiority were …
  • Germany returns human remains from colonial-era Namibian genocide 29 Aug 2018 16:26 France 24 A Namibian government delegation will receive the remains, including 19 skulls, a scalp and bones, during a solemn church service in Berlin. “We want to help heal the wounds from the atrocities committed by Germans at the time,” said Michelle Muentefering, …
  • Germany returns skulls from colonial-era massacre to Namibia 29 Aug 2018 16:07 News BERLIN (Reuters) - Skulls and other remains of massacred tribespeople used in the colonial era for experiments to push claims of European racial superiority were handed over by Germany to Namibia at a church ceremony in Berlin. Namibian education and …
  • Germany returns Namibian genocide skulls 29 Aug 2018 15:00 The East African By BBC More by this Author Germany has handed back the human remains of indigenous people killed during a genocide in colonial Namibia more than 100 years ago. A Namibian government delegation received the skulls at a church service in the capital, Berlin. …
  • Tears, anger as Germany returns human remains from... 29 Aug 2018 14:04 Charleston Daily Mail Germany on Wednesday handed back human remains seized from Namibia a century ago after the slaughter of indigenous people under its colonial rule, but angry descendants slammed Berlin for failing to properly atone for the dark chapter. Herero chief Vekuii …
  • News24.com | PICS: Germany returns 27 sets of colonial-era remains to Namibians 29 Aug 2018 13:35 News24 A Namibian delegation is taking possession of the remains of 27 of their countrymen whose bones were taken by German colonial forces more than a century ago for pseudo-scientific racial experiments. Before the handover of the remains, Germans and Namibians …
  • Germany to return human remains from Namibian genocide 29 Aug 2018 13:18 East African By AFP More by this Author Berlin will on Wednesday hand back human remains seized from Namibia a century ago after the slaughter of indigenous people under German colonial rule, but descendants are still waiting for an apology. A Namibian government …
  • Germany returns skulls of Namibian genocide victims 29 Aug 2018 12:31 News Image copyright Reuters Image caption Leading Herero activist Esther Muinjangue is still demanding an apology from the German government Germany has handed back the human remains of indigenous people killed during a genocide in colonial Namibia more than …
  • Germany returns Namibia genocide skulls 29 Aug 2018 11:57 BBC Image copyright Reuters Image caption Leading Herero activist Esther Muinjangue is still demanding an apology from the German government Germany has handed back the human remains of indigenous people killed in colonial Namibia more than 100 years ago …
  • Germany returns 27 sets of colonial-era remains to... 29 Aug 2018 11:46 Charleston Daily Mail By Associated Press Published: 07:09 EDT, 29 August 2018 | Updated: 07:29 EDT, 29 August 2018 BERLIN (AP) - A Namibian delegation is taking possession of the remains of 27 of their countrymen whose bones were taken by German colonial forces more than a …
  • Germany to return Namibia genocide skulls 29 Aug 2018 11:32 The East African By AFP More by this Author Berlin will on Wednesday hand back human remains seized from Namibia a century ago after the slaughter of indigenous people under German colonial rule, but descendants are still waiting for an apology. A Namibian government …
  • Germany returns 27 sets of colonial-era remains to Namibians 29 Aug 2018 11:08 KIRO In this Aug. 27, 2018 photo a delegation of Ovaherero and Nama from Namibia, Esther Utjiua Muinjangue, left, chairwoman of the Ovaherero Genocide Foundation, Ida Hoffmann, second from left, member of parliament and chairwoman of the Nama Genocide Technical …
  • News24.com | The German massacre of Namibia's indigenous tribes 29 Aug 2018 09:16 News24 The massacre of modern-day Namibia's indigenous Herero and Nama groups by German imperial troops more than a century ago is considered by some historians to be the first genocide of the 20th century. As Germany prepares to return some of the victims…
  • News24.com | Germany to return human remains from Namibian genocide 29 Aug 2018 07:15 News24 Berlin will on Wednesday hand back human remains seized from Namibia a century ago after the slaughter of indigenous people under German colonial rule, but descendants are still waiting for an apology. A Namibian government delegation will receive the …
  • Historians consider Namibia massacre by German troops first genocide 29 Aug 2018 05:20 Monitor The massacre of modern-day Namibia's indigenous Herero and Nama groups by German imperial troops more than a century ago is considered by some historians to be the first genocide of the 20th century. As Germany prepares to return some of the victims…
  • The German massacre of Namibia's indigenous tribes 29 Aug 2018 02:31 Charleston Daily Mail By Afp Published: 21:27 EDT, 28 August 2018 | Updated: 21:27 EDT, 28 August 2018 The massacre of modern-day Namibia's indigenous Herero and Nama groups by German imperial troops more than a century ago is considered by some historians to be the first …
  • Germany to return human remains from Namibian genocide 29 Aug 2018 01:29 Charleston Daily Mail Berlin will on Wednesday hand back human remains seized from Namibia a century ago after the slaughter of indigenous people under German colonial rule, but descendants are still waiting for an apology. A Namibian government delegation will receive the …
  • Geingob cautions against political opportunism 28 Aug 2018 07:51 Namibian PRESIDENT Hage Geingob has warned politicians and the general public to guard against using issues of national concern for political gain, saying the trend will divide the country and lead to civil war. Geingob made these remarks at the opening of the …
  • Indigenous Namibians urge Berlin apology for 'colonial genocide' 27 Aug 2018 18:24 Expatica Indigenous Namibians urged the German government Monday to finally apologise for the genocide of their peoples a century ago, to help "heal the emotional wounds" of Germany's brutal colonial past. The appeal by representatives of the Herero …
  • Indigenous Namibians urge Berlin apology for 'colonial... 27 Aug 2018 17:17 Charleston Daily Mail By Afp Published: 12:37 EDT, 27 August 2018 | Updated: 12:37 EDT, 27 August 2018 Indigenous Namibians urged the German government Monday to finally apologise for the genocide of their peoples a century ago, to help "heal the emotional wounds" of …
  • Katjavivi's 'They Tried to Bury Us' Makes Memorial of NAGN 17 Aug 2018 15:21 Namibian When immersed in Isabel Tueumuna Katjavivi's 'They Tried to Bury Us', you feel inclined to watch your step. To not trample and fracture the history crunching sandy under foot as the artist plunges you deep within a memory riddled with faces …
  • “They Tried To Bury Us” – a genocide  exhibition by Isabel Tueumuna Katjavivi        16 Aug 2018 17:26 Confidente  By Confidente Reporter ISABEL Katjavivi, has  gone one up in hosting  an exhibition that depicts  the atrocities of the genocide  committed against the Herero  and Nama people between  1904 and 1908.  Titled ‘They Tried To Bury  Us’ the exhibition runs …
  • US judge defers ruling on whether to hear Namibia genocide case 01 Aug 2018 09:39 Local US District Judge Laura Taylor Swain presided over the one-hour hearing in a New York federal court but concluded the session by saying that she would not rule immediately. She also did not set a date for a decision. The German government wants the lawsuit …
  • Germany argues US court has no power to decide Herero, Nama genocide suit 01 Aug 2018 07:53 Business Day New York — A lawyer for Germany on Tuesday urged a US judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought against the country on behalf of the Herero and Nama people, of what is now Namibia, over genocide and seizure of property carried out by German colonists more than …
  • eNCA | Germany urges US court to dismiss lawsuit over Namibian genocide 01 Aug 2018 04:28 eNCA NEW YORK - A lawyer for Germany on Tuesday urged a US judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought against the country on behalf of the Herero and Nama people of what is now Namibia over genocide and seizure of property carried out by German colonists more than 100 …
  • Africans take Germany to court in New York over 'forgotten genocide' 31 Jul 2018 22:03 PRI / GlobalPost For the last six decades, Germany has atoned and compensated for its historical role in the Holocaust of World War II, paying out an estimated $70 billion to survivors since 1952. However, a group of determined activists from Namibia has been fighting for …
  • News24.com | US judge defers ruling in Berlin-Namibia genocide case 31 Jul 2018 20:31 News24 A US judge on Tuesday heard arguments from lawyers representing the German government and indigenous groups from Namibia but deferred a decision on whether to hear a lawsuit demanding reparations for colonial genocide. US District Judge Laura Taylor Swain …
  • Germany urges U.S. court to dismiss lawsuit over Namibian genocide 31 Jul 2018 18:23 News NEW YORK (Reuters) - A lawyer for Germany on Tuesday urged a U.S. judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought against the country on behalf of the Herero and Nama people of what is now Namibia over genocide and seizure of property carried out by German colonists …