The moment you say, "you Kavangos, you Domaras, you Owambos
, you are discriminating and this causes division among us," said Geingos.
Hydrocarb Energy possesses a 90% working interest in the extremely prospective Owambo
Basin concession with Namcor, the Namibian National Oil Company, holding the remaining 10%.
Many other groups exist with a bewildering array of different languages and dialects and with each cultural grouping containing several distinct sub-groups with the following being the major groupings: Owambo
, Kavango, Damara, Mafwe, Masubia, San, Coloured, Caprivi, Basters, Whites (speaking German, Afrikaans, English and French) Herero, Nama and Tswana.
It is speculated that when the time comes, he will be discarded in favour of Jerry Ekandjo or Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana to ensure that the party and country presidency remain in the hands of the Northern Owambo
tribe, and in particular that these positions come back to the Omusati region where Nujoma, Iivula-Ithna and Ekandjo hail from.
DEFENSE, MILITARY, NAVAL & AIR ATTACHE
However, a joint venture has been formed between Namibian state owned oil company Namcor and US company First African Oil Corporation (FAOC) to explore the Etosha and Owambo
It is, however, significant to note that an analysis of the location of projects supported by Swedish funding reveal no evidence to support internal criticism that a disproportionate amount of aid has been directed to SWAPO's regional power base in the Owambo
More Positive Results for Owambo
Oil & Gas Exploration Effort
The rather slight difference between the high pressure east (cold) and the low pressure west (warmth), prevents the intense early morning cold of midwinter with mild to warm, or even hot days, especially in Owambo
On 27th November, 2013, Duma s board of directors sanctioned the attainment and contract was inked, following the attainment of a sole oil resource estimate for its oil and gas concession in the Owambo
Basin adjacent to Angola in northern Namibia.
km concession, blocks 1714A, 1715, 1814A and 1815A, located in Owambo
Omashikwa, a traditional fermented buttermilk is produced by the Owambo
and Herero tribes living a community life in Namibia.