Source:New Era (Windhoek)
Posted: Friday, May 1, 2009
Most recent follow-up news item: March 17, 2015
Yesterday, Namibia's SWAPO ruling party Secretary for Information and Publicity, Jerry Ekandjo, castigated those who "opt to spend the [holi]days engaging in socially pleasurable activities", and reminded Namibians that "these are days for remembrance and not for enjoyment".
These remarks were made at a press conference ahead of the upcoming 4-day weekend, with the upcoming weekend being flanked by Labour Day on Friday,May 1st, and Cassinga Day on Monday May 4.
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