Muharukua declared national hero

President Hage Geingob has today accorded the status of National Hero to the late Honourable Angelika Kazetjindire Muharukua. The late Kunene regional governor died Sunday morning at the age of 59. “To that end the late Honourable Muharukua will be bestowed a full Hero’s Funeral and all the relevant arrangements that accompany such a burial will be followed,” read a statement from the Presidency.

Further funeral arrangements will be made available as soon as they are finalised, although current indications are that she may be buried in Opuwo next to her husband…