- May 18, 2022
- |Law Everyday
ENFORCE ALL LAWS, FOR SOVEREIGNTY' SAKE
Article 1 of the Namibia Constitution establishes the Republic of Namibia as (1) a sovereign, secular, democratic, and unitary State founded upon the principles of democracy, the rule of law, and justice for all, of which (2) all power shall vest in the people who shall exercise their sovereignty through the democratic institutions of the State. The word ‘sovereign’ is used 6 times in the Constitution while ‘sovereignty’ is used 4 times, that’s 10 times in total. Whenever ‘sovereign’ or ‘sovereignty’ is used in the Constitution, it is in respect of . . .