Cobus van Bosch

Jakobus Isaak (oil on canvas, 50cm x 36cm, 2010)
Jakobus Isaak (#Khaxab gaib |Aiomab, died 1892) was captain of the Berseba Nama or |Hai-|khauan from 1873 to 1892. Isaak is remembered as one of the organisers of the Okahandja Peace Conference in 1870 as well as for his role in a united front against the Cape colonial powers. He and his people were supporters of the guerilla leader Hendrik Witbooi.