Beware the quiet revolution

January 15, 2018, 9:02am

There is a silent revolution going on in Namibia at the moment. It is a revolution most people see as a radical step taken to remedy the country's economic woes.

In the past year, a lot happened, and there is no doubt that the trend will continue this year.

But to see and understand this quiet revolution, one need to understand the historical aspects, most of which have not changed ever since apartheid dawned on Namibia.

Let us start with the economy - yes, the heart of any country - whose beats and rhythm determine how a government and a nation function.