Namibia is a multilingual country wherein German is recognized as a national
language (a form ... German is more widely used than may be assumed by its
lack of official status. ... of Namibians, eit...
Aug 6, 2015 ... If the people refuse to do so, I shall force them with the Great Rohr [cannon]. ... It
becomes evident in view of the German atrocities in Namibia that .... It is
remarkable that Germans and Namibians have been in discussion for more than
a ... the cruel acts of the German administration or military, lost their land, ...
Jan 19, 2015 ... WINDHOEK – The new German director general for Sub-Saharan Africa and the
... Does Germany want Namibia to lose hope, and then what?
Namibia was colonized by Germany and South Africa and was named ... with 44
percent aged fourteen and under and only 4 percent older than 65. ... Most
Namibians speak Bantu languages like Oshiwambo and Otjiherero as ..... and i
hope you will update us again with another information regarding our beautiful
Mar 23, 2010 ... Over the weekend, Namibia - a former German colony - marked 20 years of
independence. Since then the country has made good progress, but what will the
... is intended to claw back lost ground in the scramble for resources. ... from
Europe to give those in need a sense of hope and a new lease on life.
Aug 24, 2015 ... Central Namibia was then an area of conflict between the southward-moving ...
By the turn of the century, German settlers had arrived, copper was minable, ... By
1910 the loss of life by hanging, battle, or starvation and thirst—plus .... as “The
Place We Do Want to Be”) was perhaps the key catalytic event.
The wars largely destroyed the then-prospering Windhoek by the 1870s. ...
Namibian breweries adhere to German purity laws; local beer has no chemical
..... Windhoek sometimes seems like a sleepy little town, but it does have .....
which gives hope for more a more reliable telecommunications infrastructure in
Lynn Berat, Genocide: The Namibian Case against Germany, 5 Pace Int'l L. Rev.
165 (1993) ... than a century of colonial rule' - first by Germany and then by ...
Lessons from Namibia, Hope for South Africa?, 11 CONFLICT 17 (1991);
SAMUEL HUNT- ...... On the other hand, I do not concur with those fanatics who
Apr 28, 2015 ... Between 1904 and 1907 German colonial rulers in Namibia ... Namibia, then
known as South-West Africa, became a German colony in 1884 under the rule of
Otto von Bismarck and was lost to the British during the First World War. ... With
time we will inevitably need more space and only by the sword will ...
Aug 10, 2013 ... Between 1904 and 1907, the German army conspired to commit ... people of
present-day Namibia, as punishment for their revolt against German colonial rule.
... to regain the lost land that had been settled by German colonists. ... of the
necessity that the Negro does not respect treaties but only brute force.”).