Namdeutsch: How has the German colonial period left its mark on Namibian culture?

Namdeutsch: How has the German colonial period left its mark on Namibian culture?

When you think of German speaking minorities, this southwest African country may not be the first to come to mind. Though the relationship between Namibia and Germany is fraught, the influence of German culture can still be seen across Namibia’s urban areas. 

Germany officially recognises it committed genocide in Namibia during colonial rule

Germany officially recognises it committed genocide in Namibia during colonial rule

Germany confronts colonial past through return of ancient cross to Namibia

Germany confronts colonial past through return of ancient cross to Namibia

The surprising places around the world where German is still spoken
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The surprising places around the world where German is still spoken

Germany to return human remains from Namibian genocide

Germany to return human remains from Namibian genocide

US judge defers ruling on whether to hear Namibia genocide case

US judge defers ruling on whether to hear Namibia genocide case

Germany asks US court to drop Namibian genocide suit

Germany asks US court to drop Namibian genocide suit

Namibian tribe continue fight for German compensation over colonial genocide

Namibian tribe continue fight for German compensation over colonial genocide

Germany announces apology plans for colonization in Namibia

Germany announces apology plans for colonization in Namibia

Namibian groups sue Germany for alleged genocide

Namibian groups sue Germany for alleged genocide

Indigenous Namibians furious at German reparations ‘insult’

Indigenous Namibians furious at German reparations ‘insult’

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