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The former flag of Hereroland.
Hereroland (green) in South-West Africa (light grey)
Hereroland was a bantustan in South West Africa (present-day Namibia), intended by the apartheid government to be a self-governing homeland for the Herero people. It was set up in 1968 and self-government was granted two years later.
Hereroland, like other homelands in South West Africa, was abolished in May 1989 at the start of the transition to independence.