Nahas Angula

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Nahas Angula
Minister of Defense
In office
4 December 2012 – 21 March 2015
PresidentHifikepunye Pohamba
Preceded byCharles Namoloh
Succeeded byPenda Ya Ndakolo
3rd Prime Minister of Namibia
In office
21 March 2005 – 4 December 2012
PresidentHifikepunye Pohamba
Preceded byTheo-Ben Gurirab
Succeeded byHage Geingob
Minister of Higher Education
In office
21 March 1995 – 21 March 2005
PresidentSam Nujoma
Succeeded byNangolo Mbumba
Minister of Education, Sport, and Culture
In office
21 March 1990 – 21 March 1995
PresidentSam Nujoma
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byJohn Mutorwa
as Minister of Basic Education and Culture
Personal details
Born (1943-08-22) 22 August 1943 (age 80)
Onyaanya Constituency, South West Africa
Political partySWAPO
Spouse(s)Katrina Tangeni Namalenga
Alma materUniversity of Zambia
Columbia University
University of Manchester

Nahas Gideon Angula (born 22 August 1943[1][2]) is a Namibian politician. He was the third Prime Minister of Namibia from 21 March 2005 to 4 December 2012. He was replaced by Hage Geingob.

Angula is a member of the South West Africa People's Organization (SWAPO). He was Minister of Education, Sport, and Culture from 1990 to 1995 and Minister of Higher Education from 1995 to 2005.

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