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Village councils under scrutiny

1 day - 18 September 2019 | Government

Swakopmund • Adolf Kaure A four-day stakeholder briefing for village councils hosted by the Office of the Auditor-General began in Swakopmund on Monday, with auditors and CEOs of various councils attending the event hosted...

Right board members key to success

4 days ago - 15 September 2019 | Government

Swakopmund • Adolf Kaure Speaking after the conclusion Public Enterprises Conference Namibia 2019 event, the Minister of Public Enterprises, Leon Jooste, said that the appointment of the right board members is...

Public enterprises a burden on the state

1 week ago - 12 September 2019 | Government

Swakopmund • Adolf Kaure The Ministry of Public Enterprises is conducting a two-day National Public Enterprises Conference at The Dome in Swakopmund, with stakeholders from Namibia, South Africa, Kenya, Rwanda and Sweden attending. Speaking...

N$870m government park planned for Swakop

1 month - 04 August 2019 | Government

Swakopmund - Otis Finck The construction of a four-storey office park to accommodate the Erongo regional council (ERC), nine line ministries and an estimated 410 employees will commence soon. ...

Geingob addresses regional issues

2 months ago - 21 July 2019 | Government

Swakopmund - Adolf KaureThe head of state, Dr Hage Geingob, accompanied by a team of ministers, deputy ministers and special advisors held a public meeting for the Erongo region at the Swakopmund town hall on...

Money needed for capital projects

2 months 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...

Regional council assists SMEs

2 months 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...

Much welcomed donation for farmers

2 months 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...

Prepaid water meters for low cost housing units ...

3 months ago - 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...

Municipal tariffs to increase with 8 percent overall

5 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...

Asbestos removal project under way

5 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'

5 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...

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Working towards gender equality

6 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

7 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...

8 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

8 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...

Municipality workers up in arms

9 months ago - 03 December 2018 | Government

Swakopmund municipality workers, who were represented by the Namibia Public Workers Union (NAPWU), held a demonstration on Tuesday expressing their dissatisfaction with their salaries for...

Solar heating for Municipal Rest...

9 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...

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