No one can monopolise positions- Shaningwa

December 6, 2017, 6:51pm

Newly elected Swapo Party secretary general, Sophia Shaningwa has denied that the demotion of several councilors, including a deputy mayor of Walvis Bay was a political purge.

The demotions of Fransina Kahungu of the Windhoek Local Authority, Hilka Erastus and Tobias Nambala of the Walvis Bay Local Authority has led to speculation that the SG had fixed anti-Geingob supporters.

Speaking exclusively to The Villager, Shaningwa said these were not even demotions but a mere restructuring exercise which should not see those who lost their positions being treated as less honourable.

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