Government

Money needed for capital projects

1 week ago - 07 July 2019 | Government

Walvis Bay Although provision was made for the installation of one traffic light this year at a cost of N$750 000, no traffic counts were conducted. The budgeted amount was revised to N$105, 900...

Regional council assists SMEs

3 weeks ago - 23 June 2019 | Government

Walvis Bay • Leandrea Louw The Erongo regional council donated drills, overlocker sewing machines and car wash equipment to seven beneficiaries on Wednesday.The council annually avails N$130 000 to the seven constituencies in the...

Much welcomed donation for farmers

3 weeks ago - 23 June 2019 | Government

Swakopmund • Adolf KaureHuab Fishing donated N$100 000 towards the office of the governor. The money is intended to bring some relief to farmers affected by the prevailing drought in the Erongo region.Governor Cleophas Mutjavikua...

Prepaid water meters for low cost housing units ...

1 month - 26 May 2019 | Government

Walvis Bay - Leandrea LouwThe Walvis Bay municipal council has been approached to approve the expansion of the installation of prepaid water meters in Walvis Bay on erven with outstanding debt. Approximately 30 Narraville residents...

Municipal tariffs to increase with 8 percent overall

3 months ago - 15 April 2019 | Government

Walvis Bay - Leandrea Louw The chairperson of the management committee of the Walvis Bay council, Lilo Niilenge, has tabled the budget for 2019/2020.She said due the fast growth of the city, large...

Asbestos removal project under way

3 months ago - 15 April 2019 | Government

Arandis - Leandrea Louw The Walvis Bay municipal council accepted a proposal by Adcon CC to rehabilitate the hazardous waste site and create more space...

'The Topnaar throne is ours'

3 months ago - 01 April 2019 | Government

Swakopmund • Leandrea LouwChief Samuel #Khaxab and deputy chief Ephraim Petersen of the #Khaxab Royal House have been involved in a lengthy legal battle to...

Topnaar divided in absence of leader

3 months ago - 25 March 2019 | Government

Leandrea Louw - The Topnaar traditional council (TTC) called a community meeting to discuss the way forward after the untimely death of their chief, Seth...

Working towards gender equality

4 months ago - 04 March 2019 | Government

Leandrea Louw - A capacity building workshop of women in regional councils under the theme “Enhancing gender equality and women empowerment in Namibia”, concluded on...

Council approves MOU with SDFN

4 months ago - 18 February 2019 | Government

Adolf Kaure - The municipal council has approved a proposed memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Shack Dwellers Federations of Namibia (SDFN) during its latest...

ERC launches five-year strategic plan

6 months ago - 24 December 2018 | Government

Adolf Kaure -The Erongo regional council (ERC) launched its five-year strategic plan for the period 2017/2018 to 2021/2022 at the Mondesa Multipurpose Centre in Swakopmund...

Nashilundo re-elected as mayor

6 months ago - 24 December 2018 | Government

Adolf Kaure - Paulina Nashilundo was re-elected as the mayor of Swakopmund for 2019. The election of office bearers took place on Tuesday in the...

Government

Solar heating for Municipal Rest...

7 months ago - 03 December 2018 | Government

Jessica BotesIn an effort to become more ‘green’ the Swakopmund Town Council has approved the installation of a solar geyser system at the Municipal Rest...

Standing committees important

7 months ago - 19 November 2018 | Government

Adolf KaureThe official opening of a monitoring and evaluation workshop for the National Council standing committee on auditing took place on Tuesday at the Swakopmund’s...

Municipality responds to noise pollution...

8 months ago - 12 November 2018 | Government

Adolf KaureThe Swakopmund municipality will put measures in place to deal with disturbing noise levels caused by retailers on Saturday mornings in the central business...

Dirty tactics at play

8 months ago - 12 November 2018 | Government

Otis Finck - Allegations of wrongdoing at the municipality are merely distractions, says Immanuel Wilfred, the mayor of Walvis Bay. Wilfred said investigations are underway...

Local authorities urged to provide...

8 months ago - 22 October 2018 | Government

Leandrea Louw - Local authorities should discuss relevant resolutions to provide urban land and housing to those who are unable to finance a home of...

Contentious guesthouse gets the green...

11 months ago - 13 August 2018 | Government

Jessica BotesEven with numerous objections by neighbouring property owners, the Swakopmund town council has approved an application for the development of a residential guesthouse in...

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