75,000 of the Herero and Nama peoples were slaughtered between 1904 and 1908 by German colonial forces following an uprising against them. Their remains had been sent to Germany for scientific experiments attempting to prove the racial superiority of white Europeans and were only recently returned.
Germany has refused to pay reparations, leading some people question why it paid reparations to victims of the Nazis but not to the Herero and Nama.
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