Ondobe Constituency

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Ondobe is a constituency in the Ohangwena Region of Namibia. It has 32,726 inhabitants,[1] the district centre is the settlement of Ondobe.

Ondobe Constituency contains the village of Okanghudi, the birthplace of Hifikepunye Pohamba, the second President of Namibia.[2]

Politics[edit]

As is common in all constituencies of former Owamboland, Namibia's ruling SWAPO Party won the 2015 regional election by a landslide. Its candidate Natangwe Pohamba gathered 6,498 votes, while the only opposition candidate, Levi Shifoleni of the Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP), received 225 votes.[3]

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Coordinates: 17°31′S 16°3′E / 17.517°S 16.050°E / -17.517; 16.050