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New chief for ERC

3 days ago - 20 July 2018 | Government

Ludmilla Habate Doëses was appointed as the new chief regional officer of the Erongo Regional Council (ERC) during a recent ordinary regional council meeting. The chairperson of the ERC, Hafeni Ndeluma, said that Doëses is...

Land for Swapo

3 days ago - 20 July 2018 | Government

Leandrea LouwThe Walvis Bay municipal council has approved the sale of a piece of land to the Swapo Party Walvis Bay Rural District for N$233 236.44. The institutional erf which measures about 1 062...

Usakos unable to settle N$2,3m debt

1 week ago - 13 July 2018 | Government

Jessica BotesThe Erongo regional council (ERC) refused two requests by the Usakos town council to write off debt amounting to more than N$2,3 million. During a recent ordinary monthly regional council meeting, a request was...

Town council supports local football club

2 weeks ago - 06 July 2018 | Government

The Karibib town council has shown its support for the town’s local football team, Karibib Football Club, by donating branded shirts and jerseys to the club. The initiative is part of council’s community sport development...

Municipality concerned about unemployment

3 weeks ago - 29 June 2018 | Government

Leandrea LouwConcerns were raised during the tabling of the Walvis Bay municipality’s budget that retrenchments in various sectors may eventually result in uncontainable unemployment rates. The chairperson of the management committee, Samson Nghilumbwa, mentioned that...

Sewage system buckling under pressure

3 weeks ago - 29 June 2018 | Government

Otis Finck Sporadic sewage blockages and overflowing drains are becoming a huge concern for residents of Walvis Bay. According to Kuisebmond residents, sewage...

Budget talks coming

1 month - 15 June 2018 | Government

Otis FinckDiscussions around the capital budget of the municipality of Walvis Bay will resume and an announcement will be made with regard to the process...

Dâuredama welcome new chief

3 months ago - 29 March 2018 | Government

Chief Sagarias Seibeb (62) was officially introduced as the new chief of the Dâuredama during a ceremony at the community hall in Uis last Saturday....

Junior councillors ready to tackle youth matters

3 months ago - 29 March 2018 | Government

Leandrea Louw The junior Erongo regional council held its first meeting for the year at council chambers in Swakopmund. This year’s council members are...

Two satellite pay points for Swakopmund

5 months ago - 09 February 2018 | Government

Swakopmund town council has approved the establishment of two satellite pay points where the public can settle their municipal accounts.The two points are to be...

Interest amnesty announced

6 months ago - 29 December 2017 | Government

Otis Finck Council approved an amnesty for the settlement of debts and writing-off of accumulated interest from 1 December 2017 until 28 February 2018. ...

Councillors take a break

6 months ago - 29 December 2017 | Government

Otis Finck Council will put off all its tasks for the period from 20 December 2017 until 30 January 2018. All decisions taken...

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Council calls for stricter asbestos...

7 months ago - 15 December 2017 | Government

Jessica BotesConcerns have been raised about the improper removal of asbestos materials from buildings and structures in Swakopmund, which has prompted the town council to...

New deputy mayor for Walvis...

7 months ago - 08 December 2017 | Government

Otis Finck Immanuel Wilfred will remain the mayor of Walvis Bay with Penelope Martin appointed as his deputy in compliance with a directive...

Nashilundo re-elected as mayor

7 months ago - 08 December 2017 | Government

Jessica Botes The mayor of Swakopmund, Pauline Nashilundo, was re-elected for the 2017/2018 term last week. She has been serving as the mayor of Swakopmund...

Three new townships approved

7 months ago - 08 December 2017 | Government

Adolf KaureThe establishment of three news townships in Swakopmund was recently approved by the town council. This came after a council resolution on 27 June...

Abattoir to create employment

7 months ago - 01 December 2017 | Government

Adolf KaureThe Usakos town council’s acting chief executive officer, Reinhold Evenson, says the development of an old abattoir will create jobs in the town.Speaking to...

Christmas party for children kicks...

7 months ago - 01 December 2017 | Government

Jessica BotesThe Christmas festivities kicked off in Swakopmund this week when the mayor, Pauline Nashilundo, hosted her annual Christmas party for pre-schoolers. Nashilundo visited hundreds...

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