Minister says bravery and determination of Namibian heroes and heroines steered nation into a new era of self-respect

UUKWANDONGO: Land reform minister, Uutoni Nujoma says the bravery and determination of Namibian heroes and heroines steered the nation into a new era of self-respect, human dignity restoration, peace and unity.

Addressing a Cassinga Day commemoration by the community of the Omusati Region’s Okahao Constituency at the Uukwandongo village yesterday, he said the bravery and determination of Namibian heroes and heroines have also steered development and equal opportunities for all Namibians.

According to Nujoma, the blood of Namibians who were massacred during the liberation struggle at the Cassinga settlement in neighboring Angola on 04 May 1978 remains on the hands of those who carried out such an atrocious crime.

The minister encouraged the people of Namibia to never forget the history of the liberation struggle, hide it or keep it a secret.

SOURCE: NAMPA