SPEC reiterates support for Geingob’s presidential candidacy

05 Aug 2019 19:00pm
WINDHOEK, 05 AUG (NAMPA) – The Swapo Party Elders’ Council (SPEC) central committee (CC) meeting held on Saturday resolved to support the presidential candidacy of Hage Geingob for the upcoming national election in November.
According to a media statement issued on Sunday, the SPEC CC met on Saturday to review the wing’s activities and programmes for the past six months of 2019 and to plan future programmes.
“For the presidential and national assembly elections slated for November 2019, the Swapo Party Elders’ Council reiterates its well-known position that we support the candidacy of comrade Hage Geingob as the presidential candidate for the Swapo Party,” the statement reads.
It added that SPEC has been supporting Geingob as the presidential candidate since 2017.
“This has been SPEC’s stand since 2017 and we have been reiterating this at all our central committee meetings in 2018 and 2019 (April). SPEC would like the entire Namibian nation to know our stand and vote for him 100 per cent in order to finish his second term like others,” statement further reads.