SWAPO vice president Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah has paid tribute to the late president Hage Geingob.
The president died in the early hours of Sunday.
“It is with sadness that I learned of the untimely passing of our president, comrade Hage Geingob, a true democratic and transformational leader, who touched many lives,” Nandi-Ndaitwah said.
Vice president Nangolo Mbumba announced Geingob’s death on Sunday morning.
Nandi-Ndaitwah on social media platform X said Geingob’s legacy will live on.
“I join all of you in sharing our deepest condolences with the bereaved family and the entire nation,” she said.
Geingob has battled health issues in recent months.
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