Infrastructure

Transforming the transport industry

5 days ago - 20 October 2020 | Infrastructure

The transport industry is traditionally perceived to be male-dominated, with only a few female professionals present mostly in lower decision-making and administration positions. To have improved gender equity, it is imperative to transform the transport...

Small vessel sinks at the waterfront

1 week ago - 18 October 2020 | Infrastructure

A small wooden vessel named Lilly sunk in the shallow waters at the recreational anchorage area close to the Walvis Bay waterfront this morning at 07:40.Justina Evelinus the acting executive for commercial services at the...

Construction for houses at Otweya starts

1 week ago - 15 October 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Construction of 35 houses has commenced for the Otweya fire victims in Walvis Bay. The minister of labour Utoni Nujoma, his deputy Hafeni Ndemula, deputy minister of urban and...

Kanime to steer Namport ship

1 week ago - 13 October 2020 | Infrastructure

The Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) will welcome new chief executive officer (CEO) Andrew Kanime on 1 November 2020 for the next five years. Kanime holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA), an Honours degree in...

RoRo’s on a roll

1 week ago - 13 October 2020 | Infrastructure

The Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) continues to be the choice of call for Roll on Roll off (RoRo) vessels. Its strategic location gives Namibia an advantage as a connecting point to neighbouring landlocked countries such...

Operations on a roll at new container terminal

2 weeks ago - 06 October 2020 | Infrastructure

The new Namport offshore container terminal in Walvis Bay has recorded throughput of 115 146 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in just eight months since becoming...

Eighty three Covid positive cases reported

4 weeks ago - 26 September 2020 | Infrastructure

The minister of health and social services Kalumbi Shangula announced that a total number of 1 075 results were received from the laboratories. Shangula said...

Toekenningsproses van huise bevraagteken

1 month - 22 September 2020 | Infrastructure

Omaruru Lede van ’n groep inwoners van die enkelkwartiere op Omaruru, het die kantoor van die goewerneur genader om verskeie klagte onder...

Namport updates Covid-19 procedures

1 month - 22 September 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay port captain Lukas Kufuna announced some changes to the Covid-19 induced rules pertaining to foreign seamen on Friday. Kufuna said since the State...

Louw ­re-elected as CLOF chairman

1 month - 22 September 2020 | Infrastructure

Martin Louw (Macs) was re-elected as the chairperson of the Container Liners Operators Forum (CLOF). Armando Legner (CMA-CGM) was elected as vice-chairperson and Waldi...

Sustained price increases for homes in Erongo

1 month - 12 September 2020 | Infrastructure

The FNB House Price Index posted a contraction of 2.7% y/y at the end of June 2020, compared to contractions of 5.6% and 3.7% y/y...

House prices soften

1 month - 09 September 2020 | Infrastructure

The second quarter FNB Residential property report highlights the fact that the House Price Index was down 2.7% from the second quarter of 2019 to...

Infrastructure

Millions unaccounted from MULSP

1 month - 06 September 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay • [email protected] The councillor for Walvis Bay urban constituency Knowledge Ipinge says he will institute legal action against the municipality of...

Mines contribute towards safer roads

1 month - 02 September 2020 | Infrastructure

In an effort to aid road safety, CNNC Rössing Uranium and Swakop Uranium have spent N$200 000 on the installation of Stimsonite road studs over...

Shack Dwellers finally reap fruits...

2 months ago - 09 August 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay •[email protected] Members of the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia (SDFN) were in high spirits on Saturday.The ground-breaking ceremony for the construction of houses...

Navigational warning issued

2 months ago - 04 August 2020 | Infrastructure

Port captain Lukas Kaufuna issued a written navigational warning to all vessels tied up in the commercial harbour regarding the seasonal surge currently experienced. Swell...

‘Silver lining’ for Namdock

2 months ago - 29 July 2020 | Infrastructure

Walvis Bay The towering 350 foot Valaris 109 shallow water jack-up rig from Angola etched against the Walvis Bay skyline, is noticeable from...

Henties council moves to resuscitate...

3 months ago - 13 July 2020 | Infrastructure

Henties Bay • [email protected] Henties Bay municipal council has initiated a legal process to ensure that a low cost housing project in Extension 7 of...

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