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Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of a pastoral Bantu people living in Namibia, Botswana, and Angola
  2. (n) a Banto language spoken by the Herero in Namibia, Botswana, and Angola

News

  • "We Are Proud..." Is Witty, Thrilling Theatre

    One of the truisms of theatre is that one doesn't need a lot of money to do it right; you just require creativity and talent. The latest example of this is a new show with a very long title: We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About The Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as Southwest Africa, From The German Sudwestafrika, Between The Years 1884-1915 . The west coast premiere of Jackie Sibblies ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: LAist

Quotes

  1. "In light of the admission on Germany's behalf, a Marshall plan and programme must be presented to the Herero people," said Riruako.
    on Aug 19, 2004 By: Kuaima Riruako Source: Independent Online

  2. "Any Herero found within the German borders with or without a gun, with or without cattle, will be shot. I shall no longer receive any women or children; I will drive them back to their people. I will shoot them. This is my decision for the Herero...
    on Dec 13, 2007 By: Lothar von Trotha Source: AllAfrica.com

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