THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

As provided for in Article 12 of our governing document — the Constitution of NANSO — the National Executive Committee (NEC), among others, (a) formulates and executes our by-laws, policies and programmes of action, (b) administers our finances, (c) appoints, when necessary, technical staff members and ad-hoc committees, and (d) institutes, defends or abandon legal proceedings on our behalf, in particular, and young people in Namibia, in general. 

 

Elected at the 17th National Students Congress in May 2022,

the current National Executive Committee is as detailed below: 

Lucia Ndishishi

Lucia Ndishishi

President

A final year Bachelor of Laws (LLB) student at the University of Namibia (UNAM), Lucia is a visionary leader who has served in various roles...

Thrive Mahua

Thrive Mahua

Deputy Secretary General

Thrive is a radical feminist and writer who has worked with numerous feminist organisations in Namibia...

Doreen Lyomba

Doreen Lyomba

Secretary for Legal Affairs

Doreen is a seasoned youth leader with vast experience in leadership from the lowest ranks of NANSO...

Issaskar Tjandero

Issaskar Tjandero

Secretary of Technical and Vocational Education

Issaskar previously led as the //Kharas Vice-Chairperson and Chairperson...

Tunomwaameni Epafras

Tunomwaameni Epafras

Secretary of Sports and Culture

Tunomwaameni is currently serves as an executive member of the Namibia Hockey Union (for Marketing and Communications)...

Innocent Pieter

Innocent Pieter

Alternate Member

Innocent has served as a Special Youth Advisor to the //Kharas Governor...

Luciano Kambala

Luciano Kambala

Vice-President

Luciano has a long and impeccable history and track record in student and youth leadership...

Fortune Minyoi

Fortune Minyoi

Secretary for Finance and Economics

Fortune joined NANSO in 2011, and has served within its structures...

Lu-Ann Eysele

Lu-Ann Eysele

Secretary for Gender, Disability, Marginalised Communities and Social Welfare

Lu-Ann’s leadership journey began in 2017 when she became a youth leader at her church...

Pedro Muyoyeta

Pedro Muyoyeta

Secretary of Basic and Secondary Education

Pedro is an excellent orator who has served as the chairman of the Debate Society at the Rundu Senior Secondary School...

Philipus Hamunyela

Philipus Hamunyela

Secretary for Recruitment, Mobilisation and Special Programmes

Phillipus is an aspiring Investment Analyst who has served as the Secretary for Education at the UNAM NANSO Branch...

Malcom Kambanzera

Malcom Kambanzera

Secretary General

Malcolm was born in Walvis Bay and holds a Diploma in Paralegal Studies from UNAM...

Dorthea Nangolo

Dorthea Nangolo

Secretary for Information, Communication and Technology

Dorthea was UNAM Main Campus Branch Chairperson until her election into the NEC...

Vivian !Nou-/Gawaseb

Vivian !Nou-/Gawaseb

Secretary for Tertiary Education

Vivian is an aspiring urban and regional planner who is passionate about transforming and innovating urban development...

Naboth De Celestino

Naboth De Celestino

Secretary of Political, Research and International Affairs

Naboth is a professional public speaker and a legal writer with a Diploma in Paralegal studies...

Thandiwe Ndlovu

Thandiwe Ndlovu

Alternate Member

Thandiwe Ndlovu is an aspiring Economist with a passion for entrepreneurship...