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CoW needs your input

2 months ago - 16 September 2019 | Government

The City of Windhoek announced that as from tomorrow (17 September), it is conducting a Community Risk Assessment (CRA).The first stage – data collection – runs until 7 December 2019.A community risk assessment is a...

CoW budget approved

3 months ago - 06 September 2019 | Government

Windhoek • Yolanda NelA N$4.65 billion operational budget of the City of Windhoek was approved by the line ministry, with expected expenses budgeted at N$4.52 billion.“The N$130 million surplus will be used to repay loans...

Have your say about the city

3 months ago - 05 September 2019 | Government

As from Saturday (7 September), the city of Windhoek is hosting a series of informative and consultative meetings in the capital to explains its programmes and operations. At the same time, the CoW seeks input...

Save water – or else, City of Windhoek warns

5 months ago - 07 July 2019 | Government

An increase of 5% on the majority of water tariffs along with a drought tariff structure came into effect on 1 July after approval by the City of Windhoek (CoW) last week. This is in...

Reho soek inwoners aan stuur

8 months ago - 14 April 2019 | Government

Rehoboth • Yolanda NelDie soektog duur voort vir 'n geskikte kandidaat om die pos van uitvoerende hoof van die Rehoboth dorpsraad te vul. Intussen is inwoners hoopvol dat iemand van die dorp dié pos binnekort...

Gobabis spog met junior dorpsraad

8 months ago - 17 March 2019 | Government

Gobabis • Yolanda Nel Die Gobabis dorspraad spog vir die eerste keer met ’n junior dorpsraad wat uit 12 leerlinge van drie plaaslike skole bestaan.Volgens...

CoW backtracks on water bills

9 months ago - 10 March 2019 | Government

After many residents queried their high water bills, the City of Windhoek has undertaken to rectify the backdated charges of single household consumers.“A water scarcity...

/Goagoses vs residents

9 months ago - 24 February 2019 | Government

Rehoboth • Jemima Beukes While it seems some Rehoboth residents are praising the Ministry of Urban and Rural Development's (MURD) representative in the Rehoboth Town...

Okahandja sit met hande in die hare

10 months ago - 03 February 2019 | Government

Yolanda Nel • OkahandjaDie uitvoerende hoof van die Okahandja-munisipaliteit is gefrustreerd oor raadslede wat nie ingehuldig word nie.“Die raad is verdeel,” het me. Martha Mutilifa...

City's capped budget safe for residents

10 months ago - 03 February 2019 | Government

Jana-Mari Smit • WindhoekRural and urban development minister Peya Mushelenga confirmed this week that the painstaking and nearly six-month approach he adopted before he approved...

Christmas lunch for Windhoek’s elderly

11 months ago - 17 December 2018 | Government

Windhoek’s mayor last week hosted a Christmas lunch for the city’s elderly residents at the Katutura multipurpose centre field.Speaking at the event, mayor Muesee Kazapua...

Town planners want ad requirements altered

1 year - 03 December 2018 | Government

Yolanda Nel - Your neighbour plans on erecting a three-storey dwelling next door that will block your view.The person across the street wants to rezone...

Government

Windhoekers wasting water

1 year - 26 November 2018 | Government

Given the heat wave the country is currently experiencing, it can be expected that water consumption has increased. However, this has dire consequences for the...

Water and electricity still on...

1 year - 12 November 2018 | Government

Yolanda Nel - The education ministry owes the City of Windhoek more than N$32 million in outstanding water and electricity debt.This is according to Harold...

GIPF to enhance service delivery...

1 year - 22 October 2018 | Government

A Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF) Erongo stakeholders' meeting was held in Swakopmund under the theme Delivering Better Services through Efficiency earlier this week.Speaking at...

Resolusies aanvaar

1 year - 08 October 2018 | Government

Elvira Hattingh - Die grondkonferensie het Vrydagaand afgesluit met pres. Hage Geingob wat Namibiërs die versekering gegee het dat merkwaardige veranderinge in grondhervorming voorts gesien...

Heroes honoured in WHK

1 year - 08 October 2018 | Government

Yolanda Nel - Several streets in the capital were renamed during a mass street renaming ceremony hosted by the City of Windhoek last week.Council made...

City to ease burden on...

1 year - 08 October 2018 | Government

Jana-Mari Smith - The City of Windhoek announced the imminent electrification of parts of Okahandja Park and Havana as well as six priority areas in...

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