The country that borders Angola to the south. Formerly known as South West Africa, it was a territory of the Republic of South Africa until 1989. Namibia served first as a staging ground for South African military support of UNITA, and later as a staging ground for MPLA military support. Many Christians in Namibia have worked to bring the gospel of Christ across the border into Angola.
a republic in southwestern Africa on the south Atlantic coast (formerly called South West Africa); achieved independence from South Africa in 1990; the greater part of Namibia form part of the high Namibian plateau of South Africa
a large, arid, and sparsely-populated country on the southwest coast of Africa