President Geingob and First lady hosted a luncheon in honor of u.s first lady


The U.S. First Lady, Jill Biden, says she chose Namibia as the first destination on her Africa tour because of its vibrant democracy.

President Hage Geingob and First Lady Monica Geingos hosted a luncheon for Dr. Biden at the State House in her honor.

Members of the legislative branch, as well as various political and traditional leaders, attended the luncheon.

Over lunch, Dr. Biden reemphasized that both Namibia and the U.S. share similar values.

She stated that the two countries uphold liberty, democracy, and peace.

U.S First Lady arrives in Namibia


The First Lady of the United States of America, Jill Biden, has arrived in Namibia for a two-day official visit.

Dr. Biden touched down at the Hosea Kutako International Airport this afternoon.

This is Dr. Biden's maiden visit to the land of the brave and her first stop on a five-day Africa tour as part of a push to strengthen America's ties with the continent. 

Biden was met by her Namibian counterpart, Monica Geingos.