Infrastructure

Desalination plant ‘could answer prayers’

1 week ago - 19 February 2021 | Infrastructure

A new desalination plant that would cost N$8.7 billion could be the conventional long-term water source solution to the growing demand for water in Namibia’s coastal and central areas, NamWater chief executive Abraham Nehemia said.Highlighting...

City admits that waiting list for land is vulnerable

2 weeks ago - 16 February 2021 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek’s land application waiting list is vulnerable and can be tampered with, the City’s strategic executive for housing, property management and human settlement has said.Faniel Maanda revealed this on Monday in response...

Title deeds planned for Epako residents

2 weeks ago - 14 February 2021 | Infrastructure

The Gobabis Municipality is looking to issue land title deeds to about 800 residents in the Freedom Square informal settlement in Epako, mayor Elvire Theron said, adding that land delivery remains the council’s priority.“We realise...

Overhaul for local airports

2 weeks ago - 11 February 2021 | Infrastructure

Namibia Airports Company (NAC) chief executive Bisey |Uirab said the company plans to invest over N$1.3 billion in infrastructure development across all eight airports in the country within the next five years.|Uirab made this announcement...

Road works ahead

3 weeks ago - 07 February 2021 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek announced that road works for the construction of a slipway to the Truck Port in the capital's southern suburbs, would commence within in the next week.The City said by way of...

Nam boasts best roads again

1 month - 25 January 2021 | Infrastructure

For the fifth consecutive year, Namibia retained its position of having the best roads in Africa.According to the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Competitive Report...

Brush and broom factory planned for Windhoek

1 month - 18 January 2021 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • [email protected] Namibia’s industrial production capacity being constrained and not being as competitive asother countries, one company decided to change the status quo.Nambrush, a...

City takes a look at flood-prone areas

1 month - 11 January 2021 | Infrastructure

Windhoek Mayor Job Amupanda and members of the City of Windhoek’s (CoW) disaster risk management division on Saturday assessed flood-prone areas in informal settlements in...

Charcoal facility planned for Witvlei

2 months ago - 11 December 2020 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • [email protected] Namibia is planning a charcoal and briquette storage, processing and packaging facility atWitvlei.According to a non-technical summary (NTS) document, the project is...

Regional council completes most water projects

3 months ago - 17 November 2020 | Infrastructure

Water provision projects in the Omaheke region funded under the 2019/2020 drought relief programme have mostly been completed, despite some experiencing delays. According to a...

New development planned south of Windhoek

3 months ago - 16 November 2020 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • [email protected].naA public meeting is scheduled to take place on Thursday (19 November) for a new proposeddevelopment at Garm Gross Haigamas no. 447.Developers Birdsong...

New infrastructure for Dordabis

3 months ago - 13 November 2020 | Infrastructure

Residents of Dordabis in the Windhoek Rural Constituency received a community hall, newly constructed toilets and a solar water pumping system from the Khomas Regional...

Infrastructure

Namibia’s ECB second best in...

3 months ago - 11 November 2020 | Infrastructure

Namibia’s Electricity Control Board (ECB) was voted the second best electricity regulator in Africa, after Uganda’s Energy Regulatory Authority.This announcement was made by the African...

How MTC selects tower spots

3 months ago - 03 November 2020 | Infrastructure

MTC clarified what the selection criteria and procedures are for setting up network towers in Namibia. This followed after a claim by some community members...

Power for Otjomuise ext. 6

4 months ago - 20 October 2020 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek (CoW) officially switched on electricity for the Otjomuise Extension Six informal settlement as part of its development obligations to supply electricity...

Happy housing beneficiaries

4 months ago - 19 October 2020 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek (CoW) handed over completed affordable houses to eight beneficiaries at Goreangab in the Samora Machel Constituency on Friday.These houses are part...

Covid-19 spurs school sanitation

4 months ago - 19 October 2020 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • [email protected] accelerated provision of water and toilets to schools over the past seven months offers a much-needed reprieve from the relentless blitz of...

Otjomuise residents receive occupation certificates

4 months ago - 15 October 2020 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek issued Certificates of Acknowledgement of Land Occupation to 20 residents of the Otjomuise informal settlement on Wednesday.Speaking at the handover, Khomas...

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