Dr. Sam Nujoma has been awarded honours and awards for his outstanding leadership, courage and total commitment towards the creation of a non-racial society in Namibia. Among many following are a few of awards that he received:

1. Honoured with the Award of the Order of the Companions of O.R In Gold by H.E Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa,
   President of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
   28 April 2018

2. Honoured with the Mehdi Ben Barka Solidarity Order by the Organization of Solidarity of the Peoples of Africa, Asia and Latin America (OSPAAL), Havana, Republic of Cuba.

3. Honoured with the African Union ‘Son of Africa’ Award for his lifetime achievement in the promotion of peace and dignity on the African continent. (21 October 2015, Windhoek)

4. The Copperbelt University conferred H.E Dr. Sam Nujoma the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Peace and Conflict Studies (Honoris Causa) (25 July 2014, Zambia).

5. The University of Kinshasa conferred H.E. Dr. Nujoma, the Honorary Doctorate of Philosophy Degree Horis Causa Kinshasa DRC. (30 April 2014, Kinshasa)

6. Honorary Professor of China University of Geosciences, (May 26, 2006), China University of Geosciences, Beijing.

7. Sir Seretse Khama SADC Medal for his role in the liberation of the region at the 30th SADC Summit held in Windhoek in August 2010.

8. Honorary Doctorate Degree of Law (1990) from the Lincoln University, USA.

9. Honorary Doctorate Degree of Education, Honoris Causa (1993) from the University of Namibia where he was sworn in as the Founding Chancellor of the University of Namibia. Dr. Nujoma is no longer the Chancellor of the University of Namibia.

10. Ho Chi Minh Peace Award (1988) Vietnam.

11. Honorary Doctorate of Law (1982) from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Nigeria.

12. The Lenin Peace Prize in 1973 from the then USSR.




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