Infrastructure

N$12m Tipeeg project scuppered

3 days ago - 16 October 2018 | Infrastructure

The illegal fencing of land has scuppered a commercial farming project, which was initiated in 2013 under government's Targeted Intervention Programme for Employment and Economic Growth (Tipeeg).The project was faced with massive challenges, including internal...

Govt seeks more loans

4 days ago - 15 October 2018 | Infrastructure

It appears that the Namibian government is preparing an official pitch to obtain funding from the New Development Bank, more commonly known as the Brics Bank, for the construction of the Baynes hydropower project as...

AR turns to High Court

1 week ago - 09 October 2018 | Infrastructure

The Affirmative Repositioning (AR) movement has turned to the High Court to challenge the failure of industrialisation minister Tjekero Tweya to implement rent control boards.AR leader Job Amupanda claims in his notice of motion that...

Developers face 'regulation'

2 weeks ago - 05 October 2018 | Infrastructure

The ministry of urban and rural development has proposed regulating the sale of land to private developers, especially to “prevent land speculation and the sale of large tracts of land to a few individuals and...

House building costs drop

2 weeks ago - 04 October 2018 | Infrastructure

With fuel and food prices constantly on the rise, there seems to some relief for Namibians, with a slight drop in house construction costs over the past months. Windhoek still remains the most expensive place...

Smart solution to Namibia's shameful housing crisis

1 month - 14 September 2018 | Infrastructure

Two Namibian town councils, in partnership with private partners, are embarking on an innovative project to minimally service 550 informal settlement plots to be sold...

Ekandulepo lyomukundu gwomagumbo moNamibia

1 month - 14 September 2018 | Infrastructure

JANA-MARI SMITHOondoolopa mbali moNamibia melongelokumwe nookuume moshikondo shopamumwene otadhi tula miilonga opoloyeka ndjoka ya nuninwa okuwapaleka ooplota dhomomalukanda dha thika po 550 ndhoka tadhi ka...

Serviced land, not houses

1 month - 05 September 2018 | Infrastructure

Instead of constructing 400 low-cost houses at a cost of N$66 million with grants and non-interest loans pledged by the Chinese government recently, experts calculate...

Aquifer to supply Eenhana

1 month - 03 September 2018 | Infrastructure

The tapping of water from the Ohangwena II aquifer is taking shape with NamWater planning to build a treatment plant at Eenhana in the Ohangwena...

Oonakuninga omaindilo gevi taya ningi iikengelela ya kunkililwa

1 month - 31 August 2018 | Infrastructure

Kansela melelo lyoshilando shaVenduka, Hileni Ulumbu okwa gunu aatungi mboka taya longitha aantu taya lumbu nomaulema mokuninga omaindilo gevi.Nonando inashi yelamo kutya iipotha ingaapi yoludhi...

Chinese dominate N$800 million project

1 month - 24 August 2018 | Infrastructure

A Chinese site agent sees nothing untoward about Chinese skills dominating local projects, even if they are awarded in conjunction with Namibian partners.Chile Yang, who...

Water plan still far from reality

1 month - 23 August 2018 | Infrastructure

While central Namibia is expected to experience another drought in the coming season and water restrictions are already in place, a plan to connect all...

Infrastructure

Efundja access roads progressing well

2 months ago - 10 August 2018 | Infrastructure

The Roads Authority's N$112-million flood mitigation project, which aims to build 25 new gravel access roads to 33 flood-prone schools and clinics in the Omusati...

Outjo shack dwellers to build...

2 months ago - 06 August 2018 | Infrastructure

The governor of Kunene Marius Sheya, this weekend officially launched the servicing of 35 000 square metres of land where 68 houses will be built...

Abandoned Tipeeg projects haunt Oshana

2 months ago - 27 July 2018 | Infrastructure

The Oshana education directorate is battling to complete teacher housing and classroom projects at various schools that formed part of the N$14.4 billion Targeted Intervention...

Oshana sha hala opo ku...

2 months ago - 27 July 2018 | Infrastructure

Oopoloyeka dhoka odha kala dha thikama okutameka omvula yo 2014 naatungi yoopoloyeka ndhoka oya thigi po omahala giilonga.Omatungo gamwe oga yonagulwa na oga pumbwa...

Shack dwellers accuse City of...

3 months ago - 21 June 2018 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek has been accused of frustrating efforts by the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia (SDFN) to speed up the delivery of houses,...

MTC hands over N$700 000...

3 months ago - 20 June 2018 | Infrastructure

A cheque of N$700 000 has been handed over by MTC to the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia (SDFN), through the Standard Bank Buy-a-Brick initiative,...

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