Hereroland

Hereroland was a bantustan in South West Africa (present day Namibia), intended by the apartheid government to be a self-governing homeland for the Herero people. It was set up in 1968.

Hereroland

1968–1989
Flag of Hereroland
Flag
StatusBantustan
CapitalOkakarara
History 
• Established
1968
• Re-integrated into Namibia
May 1989
CurrencySouth African rand
Preceded by
Succeeded by
South West Africa
Namibia
Allocation of Land to bantustans according to the Odendaal Plan. Hereroland is in the north-east.

Hereroland, like other homelands in South West Africa, was abolished in May 1989 at the start of the transition to independence.

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