Elia Irimari, Ondangwa Urban Councillor has been officially appointed as the new Oshana Regional Governor by the President of Namibia.
Dr. Hage Geingob announced the appointment of the new Governor of Oshana Region on Tuesday. Irimari will replace Clemence Kashuupulwa who was appointed as Namibia’s ambassador to Russia in November 2018.
The appointment of Irimari as the new Regional Governor will be effective from the 18th of March 2019 until 18 March 2024.
According to the official statement issued by the Namibian Presidency, Irimari is a teacher by profession and had served as an Ondangwa Urban Councillor in the Oshana Region up until his new appointment.