Namibia: Liberation War Photographer John Liebenberg Dies

Veteran photojournalist John Liebenberg died this morning in a hospital in Johannesburg, following a short illness.

Liebenberg was widely known for documenting the Namibian liberation struggle when he was a colleague of veteran journalist Gwen Lister at The Namibian.

He is survived by four children, the youngest being 14 years old.

Liebenberg (61) was admitted to a hospital in Johannesburg after he broke his leg in a fall on Monday last week.

Except for documenting the bush war that preceded…


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