DIAMOND WARRIORS IN COLONIAL NAMIBIA, diamond smuggling, migrant workers and development in Owamboland

: Amupanda (J.)

R 250.00
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198pp., illus, maps, paperback, Basel Namibia Studies Series 26, Basel, 2022


Job Shipululo Amupanda on the illegal diamond smuggling activities of the migrant workers employed at De Beers’ Consolidated Diamond Mines of South West Africa, and how these activities accounted for rapid development in Owamboland.

Job Shipululo Amupanda is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Public Management and Political Studies at the University of Namibia. He served as a Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences (2016–2021) and as Mayor of Windhoek (2020-2021).