Namibia Government Gazette dated 2017-06-21 number 6338

GOVERNMENT GAZETTE
OF THE

REPUBLIC OF NAMIBIA
N$6.00

WINDHOEK - 21 June 2017

No. 6338

CONTENTS

Page

PROCLAMATION
No. 11

Announcement of conferment of certain honours on Late Andimba Toivo ya Toivo: Namibian
Constitution ............................................................................................................................................. 1

________________

Proclamation
by the
PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NAMIBIA
No. 11

2017

ANNOUNCEMENT OF CONFERMENT OF CERTAIN HONOURS ON LATE ANDIMBA
TOIVO YA TOIVO: NAMIBIAN CONSTITUTION
In terms of Sub-Article (8) of Article 32 of the Namibian Constitution, I announce that I have, under
the powers vested in me by Sub-Article (3)(h) of that Article read with section 3(1) of the Conferment
of National Honours Act, 2012 (Act No. 11 of 2012) (a)

conferred the honour of national hero status upon the Late Andimba Toivo ya Toivo (born
22 August 1924 and died on 9 June 2017);

(b)

directed that a State Funeral be held in honour of the Late Andimba Toivo ya Toivo;

(c)

directed that his remains be interred at the Heroes Acre; and

(d)

directed that all flags in Namibia be flown at half-mast with effect from Wednesday,
21 June 2017 to Saturday, 24 June 2017 until the Funeral, and that period to be a period of
mourning.