The National Assembly is the legislative power of the Republic of Namibia, with the power to pass laws with the assent of the President as provided by Chapter 7, article 44 of the Namibian Constitution.

There are 104 members in the National Assembly, as per the Namibian Constitution as amended Article 46 (1) (a) and (b).  The composition of the National Assembly shall be ninety-six (96) elected members (voting members) and eight (8) non-voting members, appointed by the President as per Article 32 (5) (c) of the Namibian Constitution.

Voting Members of the National Assembly are elected based on party lists (article 49) and every National Assembly Continue for a maximum period of five (5) years (article 50).


Hon. Prof. Peter Katjavivi, MP
Speaker of the National Assembly
Hon. Prof. Loide Kasingo, MP
Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly

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Parliament Building
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Deputy Speaker

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