Deputy Minister of Education and Culture


Legislative Profile Deputy Minister of Higher Education, Vocational Training, Science and Technology since 1995. Deputy Minister of Education and Culture (1992 – 1994); Deputy Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport (1990-1991); Member of the National Assembly MP since 1990.
Personal Born 17 July 1937, Kimberley, South Africa. Resides in Windhoek, Khomas Region. Deceased on 4 June 2014
Education Secondary education in South Africa. Advanced Teacher’s Diploma, Hewat Training College, South Africa (1954); Further studies, UNISA and Hewat Training College, South Africa.
Career Teacher and Principal in Namibia and South Africa (1955 – 1989); SWAPO Regional Secretary for Information, and SWAPO Regional Secretary for Education and Culture
Interests Education and Training, women’s and children’s rights, human rights and the promotion of peace, democracy and national reconciliation, sports, and early childhood