Sakeus Edward Twelityaamena Shanghala was born on June 13, 1977.
In March 2015 he was sworn in as member of the National Assembly. His term as a parliamentarian covers the period 2015-2020. In 2015, Shanghala was appointed as the Attorney General.
He holds a LLB and B Juris from the University of Namibia (Unam). He attended Oshigambo High School, International Primary School as well as Montrose Elementary School.
He is former Chairperson of the Law Reform and Development Commission (LRDC) and of the Association of the Law Reform Agencies of Eastern and Southern Africa, as well as former Special Adviser to former Minister of Justice and Attorney General Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana between 2002-2010.
He is also a former Senior Special Assistant to the former Prime Minister Hage Geingob, currently the President, between 1999-2001 and was a parliamentary intern for NANGOF between 1997-1998.
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