Alberts v Government of Namibia & Another 1993 NR 85 (HC): legislation depriving people serving in foreign forces of their citizenship

Article 8(4)(b) of constitution providing that government can enact legislation depriving people serving in foreign forces of their citizenship. Provisio to the art. is that citizen by birth cannot be deprived of citizenship and the enacted legislation did not have that effect. Government cannot redefine citizenship by way of policy decisions.

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