Germany rejects reparations call as Namibian MPs slam genocide deal

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Germany rejects reparations call as Namibian MPs slam genocide deal” – below is their description. Germany rejects calls for reparations for Namibia after admitting to genocide in the former colony in the early 20th century. Berlin says the agreed sum of 1.1bn euros in financial aid is only … Read more Germany rejects reparations call as Namibian MPs slam genocide deal

How should countries deal with historical atrocities? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “How should countries deal with historical atrocities? | Inside Story” – below is their description. More than a hundred years ago, German soldiers killed tens of thousands of indigenous people in what is now Namibia. Last week, Germany apologised for the genocide, and agreed to pay 1.3 … Read more How should countries deal with historical atrocities? | Inside Story

Namibia genocide: Descendants want German reparations, not aid

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Namibia genocide: Descendants want German reparations, not aid” – below is their description. Tribal leaders from the Nama and Ovaherero communities in Namibia say its former colonial ruler Germany is not doing enough to make up for the genocide it committed there in the early 20th century. … Read more Namibia genocide: Descendants want German reparations, not aid

Herero & Nama disagree on Germany-Namibia genocide-compensation deal | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Herero & Nama disagree on Germany-Namibia genocide-compensation deal | DW News” – below is their description. Germany has officially acknowledged that it committed genocide during its colonial-era occupation of Namibia, and announced a financial settlement of some 1.1 billion euros. That money will be spent over the next … Read more Herero & Nama disagree on Germany-Namibia genocide-compensation deal | DW News

Germany admits Namibia genocide, but critics want more

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Germany admits Namibia genocide, but critics want more” – below is their description. #Germany admits  committing genocide during its colonial rule of #Namibia, hundred of thousands of people flee Goma fearing a second volcanic eruption, and a report out of #SouthAfrica show just how much invasive species … Read more Germany admits Namibia genocide, but critics want more

Germany recognizes Namibia genocide carried out by colonial troops

RT published this video item, entitled “Germany recognizes Namibia genocide carried out by colonial troops” – below is their description. Germany has officially recognized as ‘genocide’ crimes committed by its troops a century ago in what is now Namibia, and will spend a billion euros in compensation. RT looks into what’s behind the increasing willingness … Read more Germany recognizes Namibia genocide carried out by colonial troops

Namibia genocide: Germany admits guilt, promises financial support

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Namibia genocide: Germany admits guilt, promises financial support” – below is their description. Germany has acknowledged it committed genocide in the early 1900s when it controlled what is now Namibia. It has ruled out reparations, though, agreeing instead to more than a billion dollars in development aid … Read more Namibia genocide: Germany admits guilt, promises financial support

Germany recognizes colonial killings in Namibia as genocide

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Germany recognizes colonial killings in Namibia as genocide” – below is their description. #Germany has reached an agreement with #Namibia that will see it officially recognize as #genocide the colonial-era killings of tens of thousands of people and commit to spending a total of 1.1 billion euros … Read more Germany recognizes colonial killings in Namibia as genocide

Germany apologises for colonial-era genocide in Namibia

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Germany apologises for colonial-era genocide in Namibia” – below is their description. #Germany apologised on Friday for its role in the slaughter of Herero and Nama tribespeople in #Namibia more than a century ago and officially described the massacre as #genocide for the first time, as it … Read more Germany apologises for colonial-era genocide in Namibia

Germany recognises atrocities committed in Namibia as genocide

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Germany recognises atrocities committed in Namibia as genocide” – below is their description. IN THE PRESS – Friday, May 28, 2021: We start with a Rwandan paper hailing Emmanuel Macron’s decision to ask for forgiveness for France’s role in the 1994 genocide, even though he stopped short of apologising. … Read more Germany recognises atrocities committed in Namibia as genocide

Germany officially recognizes colonial-era Namibia genocide | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Germany officially recognizes colonial-era Namibia genocide | DW News” – below is their description. Germany on Friday formally recognized as genocide the crimes committed by its colonial troops at the beginning of the 20th century against the Herero and Nama people in what is now Namibia. Foreign Minister … Read more Germany officially recognizes colonial-era Namibia genocide | DW News

The blind spot of Germany’s dark history | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “The blind spot of Germany’s dark history | DW News” – below is their description. Books, movies, and monuments, Germans have used everything to expose and examine their past and their guilt. But one particularly dark chapter does not get as much attention: The country’s colonial history. Before … Read more The blind spot of Germany’s dark history | DW News

Namibia’s First Lady on how she handles online criticism

CNN published this video item, entitled “Namibia’s First Lady on how she handles online criticism” – below is their description. Monica Geingos, the First Lady of Namibia, tells CNN’s Zain Asher how she handles online criticism. #CNN #News CNN YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments … Read more Namibia’s First Lady on how she handles online criticism

Germany nears reparations deal on Namibia colonial- era killings – Eye on Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Germany nears reparations deal on Namibia colonial- era killings – Eye on Africa” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: Malawi has burned nearly 20,000 expired AstraZeneca vaccines, amid conflicting advice over what to do with the doses. Health Minister Khumbize Kandodo Chiponda put some of the … Read more Germany nears reparations deal on Namibia colonial- era killings – Eye on Africa

This project could be worth billions. But there’s a hidden cost

CNN published this video item, entitled “This project could be worth billions. But there’s a hidden cost” – below is their description. CNN’s David McKenzie journeys to ReconAfrica’s remote exploratory wells in Namibia and speaks with local farmers who are afraid the rigs will poison their scarce water and kill their animals. Read CNN’s full … Read more This project could be worth billions. But there’s a hidden cost