Infrastructure

Some light for Havana residents

11 hours ago | Infrastructure

Phase 2 of Havana informal settlement’s electrification project was commissioned by the minister of urban and rural development Erastus Uutoni on Wednesday.He said this step signifies a change that will make a positive impact on...

Informal market coming for Havana

2 weeks ago - 17 September 2020 | Infrastructure

Windhoek mayor Fransina Kahungu said the city received a pledge of N$5 million from the ministry of industrialisation, trade and SME development to help build informal markets in Windhoek’s Havana informal settlement.Speaking to Nampa, Kahungu...

Street resurfacing to begin soon

2 weeks ago - 16 September 2020 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek announced that the annual road resurfacing tender has been awarded to Tau Pele Namibia Construction, and that work would commence shortly. Resurfacing will continue until at least the end of March...

‘Redistribution’ of congested informal settlements

2 weeks ago - 16 September 2020 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • [email protected] informal settlements in Windhoek are to be classified as so-called “catchment areas”, in which Namibians from rural areas will initially be accommodated until they can be allocated a permanent residence.Based on this,...

House prices soften

3 weeks ago - 08 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 the second quarter of 2020, while the national weighted average...

Mayor not impressed

3 weeks ago - 04 September 2020 | Infrastructure

City of Windhoek (CoW) mayor, Fransina Kahungu has expressed her disappointment at the city’s engineering department for the manner in which water points and toilets...

Omaheke water woes addressed

4 weeks ago - 02 September 2020 | Infrastructure

A new borehole has been installed at Ozombouvapa settlement in the Epukiro Constituency under the drought relief programme, bringing relief to residents after years of...

Decongestion plan for WHK in the pipeline

1 month - 28 August 2020 | Infrastructure

The Khomas regional council and the City of Windhoek (CoW) are formulating a decongestion plan to combat the further spread of Covid-19. The plan includes...

Yellow speed cameras become white elephants

1 month - 19 August 2020 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • [email protected] four years after the installation of 12 high-tech yellow pole radar traffic cameras on the B1 and B2 national roads, they remain...

City announces contractors

1 month - 16 August 2020 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek handed over the first ten sites to ten contractors to start building low cost houses as part of the Informal Settlement...

CoW cleans reservoirs

1 month - 13 August 2020 | Infrastructure

The Windhoek municipality is busy cleaning its reservoirs in and around the city, and during this process water interruptions and/or low water pressure may be...

Changed road conditions in Eros

1 month - 13 August 2020 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek (CoW) announced that the section of road between Independence Avenue at the entrance to the new police facility between the Simon...

Infrastructure

Land surveying starts at Ekunde

1 month - 11 August 2020 | Infrastructure

The Ministry of Urban and Rural Development has started the land surveying process at Ekunde Extension 5 in Okahandja in efforts to speed up land...

Eros runway being patched

1 month - 11 August 2020 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • Clemens von AltenThe Namibia Airports Company (NAC) is currently repairing the Eros runway in the southern suburbs of the capital.The N$23 million project...

Rent prices stagger

2 months ago - 31 July 2020 | Infrastructure

The spike in the number of new Covid-19 cases in the last three months, signals that the worst economic effects of the pandemic are yet...

Groot Aub still facing water...

2 months ago - 28 July 2020 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek (CoW) said that have been working on a way to find lasting solutions to the water supply interruptions at Groot Aub.In...

Residents warned against annexing boreholes

2 months ago - 27 July 2020 | Infrastructure

Residents of the Aminuis constituency in the Omaheke region have been warned not to build structures around the drilled boreholes in the villages of the...

The cost of Covid: Windhoek...

2 months ago - 27 July 2020 | Infrastructure

As part of steps to fight the spread of the Coronavirus, the City of Windhoek (CoW) opened water taps for residents with unsettled municipal bills...

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