Namibia: Struggle Kids’ registration not that simple

Published: 5/Aug/2016
Source: The Namibian

by Ndapewoshali Shapwanale

THE ongoing registration of the ‘struggle kids’ for citizenship has hit a snag after some provided wrong dates of birth.

The personal assistant to the home affairs minister, Willem Amutenya, said they suspect that this is being done for financial gain and other reasons.

Home affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana officially opened the nationwide special registration services on Monday. The registration is aimed at assisting ‘struggle kids’ in obtaining national documents as most of them don’t have any.

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Themes: Identity Documents, ID Documents and Passports
Regions: Southern Africa, Namibia
Year: 2016