Namibia: ‘You Were Born a Peasant and Died a President’ – Monica On Her Hage

Former first lady Monica Geingos says despite his modest upbringing, president Hage Geingob accomplished remarkable feats and influenced numerous lives.

Delivering a tribute to the late president at his state memorial service on Saturday, Geingos expressed pride in the fact that a boy born under a tree in the Grootfontein area is now respected worldwide.

“Hage connected easily to people. You were born a peasant and died a president,” Geingos said.

She said her husband was sincere and it was that…

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