Saara Kuugongelwa

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Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila (born 12 October 1967) is a Namibian politician who has served as the Prime Minister of Namibia since 2015. She is a member of the South West Africa People's Organization (SWAPO) and has been a member of the National Assembly of Namibia since 1995. She served as Minister of Finance from 2003 to 2015. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Saara Kuugongelwa has received more than 218,211 page views. Her biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Saara Kuugongelwa is the 11,415th most popular politician (down from 10,854th in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Namibia and the 4th most popular Namibian Politician.

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Among politicians, Saara Kuugongelwa ranks 11,415 out of 19,576Before her are Lothar Bisky, Prince Eduard of Saxe-Altenburg, Lyudmila Zhivkova, Prawit Wongsuwon, Lutipri, and Marcantonio Giustinian. After her are Teres I, Joseph Vendryes, François Buzot, Edmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of Somerset, Lindsey Graham, and Ulrich III, Count of Württemberg.

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Among people born in 1967, Saara Kuugongelwa ranks 107Before her are Etgar Keret, Chuck Schuldiner, John Petrucci, Dave Matthews, Kellyanne Conway, and Luis Abinader. After her are Sandrine Bonnaire, Ai Yazawa, Satya Nadella, Naser Orić, Yordan Letchkov, and Sue Gardner.

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In Namibia

Among people born in Namibia, Saara Kuugongelwa ranks 5 out of 15Before her are Sam Nujoma (1929), Hage Geingob (1941), Nǃxau ǂToma (1944), and Hifikepunye Pohamba (1936). After her are Nahas Angula (1943), Theo-Ben Gurirab (1938), Frankie Fredericks (1967), Behati Prinsloo (1988), Collin Benjamin (1978), Percy Montgomery (1974), and Michelle McLean (1972).

Among POLITICIANS In Namibia

Among politicians born in Namibia, Saara Kuugongelwa ranks 4Before her are Sam Nujoma (1929), Hage Geingob (1941), and Hifikepunye Pohamba (1936). After her are Nahas Angula (1943), and Theo-Ben Gurirab (1938).