Infrastructure

Access critical for development

1 month - 29 November 2017 | Infrastructure

The governor for Ohangwena Region, Usko Ngwaamwa, says his region needs more access road to make life easier for community members and employees who offer services at institutions in remote areas.Nghaamwa says most of the...

Holiday bus fares back in spotlight

1 month - 29 November 2017 | Infrastructure

It's that time of the year again when long-distance bus operators increase their fares in a bid to maximise profits during the festive season.Although authorities, including various bus associations have attempted to put an end...

Okahao bogged down

4 months ago - 30 August 2017 | Infrastructure

The town council of Okahao is trying to address its backlog of more than 1 000 housing units, but villagers are not accepting the compensation offered for them to vacate land.In 2012 the council identified...

Ondangwa addresses housing backlog through PPPs

8 months ago - 26 April 2017 | Infrastructure

The Ondangwa town council says the process of addressing its land and housing backlog will be fast-tracked through public-private partnerships (PPPs).Ondangwa has a housing backlog of over 5 000 units, which is said to be...

Okatjali finally gets access road

1 year - 30 November 2016 | Infrastructure

It will be easier to reach Okatjali than ever before once the Omuntele-Uukwiyu-Uushona gravel road is completed.In the past one had to use a sandy track to reach the Okatjali Constituency. Government officials used to...

Dundee defines giving back to the community

1 year - 30 November 2016 | Infrastructure

The Dundee Precious Metal Community Trust has ploughed N$12 million back into the Tsumeb community in the last six years.The copper-smelting company has been doing...

Region's big budget bounty

1 year - 01 July 2016 | Infrastructure

Drought, foot-and-mouth disease, veld fires, human-wildlife conflict, teenage pregnancies, gender-based violence, youth unemployment, and lack of adequate infrastructure in the energy, water and transport sectors...