“It always makes me happy and proud and I presume my colleagues too are happy and proud to see how the Ministry of Defence and especially the Namibian Defence Force are doing on training. One can really see progress in this area,” said Hon. Penda Ya Ndakolo, Minister of Defence at the Graduation Ceremony of the 15th Recruit intake which took place on 10 March 2017, at Military School, Okahandja.
The graduates from all corners of Namibia entered the military school on 12 September 2016 as recruit to be trained, transformed, and be equipped with all the necessary military skills and knowledge of being professional soldiers who are ready to defend their beloved motherland. The total graduates were 921 comprised of 837 males and 84 females.