Infrastructure

More support of Nam’s sustainable development efforts

2 days ago - 11 May 2021 | Infrastructure

Namibia’s finance minister Iipumbu Shiimi and German ambassador Herbert Beck signed an agreement on financial cooperation for loans between the two countries earlier this week.The agreement covers three programmes to the value of €100 million...

Upgrade for informal settlements promised

5 days ago - 09 May 2021 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek (CoW) presented its budget of N$4.9 billion for the 2021/22 financial year, of which N$104 million is earmarked for the upgrading of informal settlements in the current financial year, according to...

Robots for better Katutura traffic control

1 week ago - 02 May 2021 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek (CoW) has secured N$1.6 million to install traffic lights at three different intersections in Katutura, including the four-way at the Havana residential area.This was announced during a monthly council meeting last...

Mushrooms making a difference

1 week ago - 02 May 2021 | Infrastructure

First Lady Monica Geingos paid a visit to the Standard Bank Namibia's BioHab project site at Brakwater on the outskirts of Windhoek late last week. This project is an initiative exploring alternative ways of accelerating...

Vergenoeg gets new water point

2 weeks ago - 29 April 2021 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • [email protected] of the Vergenoeg informal settlement were pleased as punch when Okahandja's mayor Natasha Brinkman, personally came to open their new water point last Saturday.The prepaid water supply system was established with the...

Cleaning operation at Alte Feste

1 month - 09 April 2021 | Infrastructure

Anyone who has wanted to see the Alte Feste and the “Reiterdenkmal” in the past few weeks has been disappointed. What tourists describe as one...

Rent prices slip further

1 month - 06 April 2021 | Infrastructure

The FNB Residential Rental Index posted an annual contraction of 2.1% at the end of December 2020, from -0.8% recorded in December 2019. This brings...

Fare hike not approved

1 month - 01 April 2021 | Infrastructure

The Ministry of Works and Transport said that it has not approved an increment in bus and taxi fares, as was announced by the Namibia...

Monte Christo to be extended

1 month - 30 March 2021 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • [email protected] Monte Christo road in Windhoek’s northern outskirts will be extended at an estimated cost of N$40 million.Octagon Construction has been appointed to...

Women plead with mayor for water

1 month - 29 March 2021 | Infrastructure

Windhoek • [email protected] A group of informal settlement women are begging the municipality and mayor Job Amupanda to install a water point at the new location they relocated to...

Airport road advancing well

1 month - 17 March 2021 | Infrastructure

The first phase of the Windhoek-Hosea Kutako International Airport road is expected to be completed in August 2021.Construction of phase one commenced in January 2016,...

President visits Osona Village

1 month - 14 March 2021 | Infrastructure

President Hage Geingob on Friday visited the Osona Village housing project nearly five years after he laid the first brick to officially mark the commencement...

Infrastructure

Gobabis residents receive land hold...

2 months ago - 07 March 2021 | Infrastructure

Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform Anna Shiweda on Friday handed over 988 land hold titles to residents of the Freedom Square informal...

Desalination plant ‘could answer prayers’

2 months 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...

City admits that waiting list...

2 months 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...

Title deeds planned for Epako...

2 months 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...

Overhaul for local airports

3 months 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...

Road works ahead

3 months 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...

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