Swapo Congress elects CC members
27 Nov 2017 10:50am
WINDHOEK, 27 NOV (NAMPA) The Swapo Partys sixth ordinary congress elected its new Central Committee (CC) members to serve for the next five years.
Announcing the CC members during the official closing of the congress on Monday, returning officer Sisa Namandje said a total of 20 734 votes were cast for males and 20 534 votes for females.
The CC consists of 84 members, including the 56 members elected at the congress; 14 regional coordinators; representatives of the four wings and six members appointed by the president of the party.
The list of female CC members who were announced during the closing of the congress on
Monday morning is as follows:
Maria Bernadette Jagger
Ingenecie David and
Meanwhile, the list of male nominees elected to serve on the Swapo partys CC are as follows:
Penda ya Ndakolo
Henock ya Kasita
Chief Samuel Ankama
Leonard Sunday Negonga
Issai Katambo and
Siyave Remigius Haindongo
Namandje indicated that the six nominees by the partys president to the CC and the elections for the politburo are expected to take place between Monday and Tuesday.
The party also conformed its CC to a zebra structure, having the same number of men and women on the committee to serve for the next five years.