John Nakuta

John Nakuta


John Nakuta is a lecturer at the University of Namibia, Unam, where he teaches administrative law and human rights law. He identifies as a social justice academic. His socio-legal research interests are in the areas of housing, land justice, access to information, gender justice, indigenous peoples’ rights and reparation. 
John Nakuta recently completed a consultancy report on Reparatory justice for ancestral land dispossession in Namibia for the Presidential Commission of Inquiry into the Claims of Ancestral Land Rights and Restitution. He currently serves as the Media Ombudsman of Namibia. In October 2019 he was also appointed as an in imminent person to the National Governance Council of the Africa Peer Review Mechanism (APRM).

John Nakuta at the Latitude Festival:

Learning from Each Other: Resititution as an Ethical and Legal Challenge

Contributions by John Nakuta