President Geingob praises world body for its role in the decolonization of Namibia.
Windhoek, Oct 24-The President of the Republic of Namibia, His Excellency Dr Hage G. Geingob congratulates the United Nations on the occasion of the 75th
Anniversary of the entry into force of the United Nations Charter on 24 October 1945.
In his message of felicitations to the United Nations family, President Geingob says:
“Namibia is a child of international solidarity, midwifed by the United Nations. In that vein, as a country, we recognise the pivotal role this distinguished organisation played in our decolonization and
transition towards independence in 1990. Today, the United Nations
through its specialized agencies continnues to be a reliable partner
in our developmental journey.
On this special occasion of the 75th anniversary of the entry into
force of the United Nations Charter, I commend the UN for its efforts
towards a better humanity, free from war and hunger. As we face transnational threats, including COVID-19, Namibia will continue to champion for a stronger multilateral system as the solution to our
The UN Charter came into force on 24 October 1945 with the main objective of maintaining peace and security, developing relations among nations, fostering cooperation between nations in order to solve social, economic and cultural, or international humanitarian problems.