Geingob appoints Sacky Shanghala as Attorney General.

25 Mar 2015 10:00am


WINDHOEK, 25 MAR (NAMPA) ? President Hage Geingob has appointed Sacky Shanghala as Attorney General (AG). Shanghala previously served as Chairperson of the Law Reform and Development Commission as well as legal advisor to the Secretary-General of the ruling Swapo Party. The Minister of Presidential Affairs Frans Kapofi, in a media statement issued on Tuesday, announced the appointment. Meanwhile, Geingob also appointed former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare, George Simaata, to serve as Secretary to Cabinet. The appointments of Shanghala and Simaata are effective as of 24 March 2015. (NAMPA) SL/LI