Disasters

Water crisis hits Oshikoto hard

2 weeks ago - 31 January 2018 | Disasters

The Oshikoto Region, which is dependent on NamWater's Oshakati water purification plant, has been hit hard by the current water crisis in the northern Namibia.The most seriously affected areas are the remote villages of Omuthiya,...

A disaster self-inflicted

11 months ago - 22 February 2017 | Disasters

With the high demand for land in the country, people have resorted to building illegally in flood-prone areas, which later becomes an extra burden on the government when heavy rains fall.Village headmen are being accused...