Infrastructure

Major northern bypass

1 week ago - 12 January 2018 | Infrastructure

The Roads Authority has abandoned plans to expand the Ongwediva-Ondangwa road into a dual carriageway for a more suitable bypass that will link Onethindi to Oshakati.The new project will stretch from the B1 at Onethindi...

Unam raises N$140k for land

1 week ago - 12 January 2018 | Infrastructure

Launched in August 2015, Unam's 'Land-a-Dollar' campaign yesterday handed over N$140 779.38 to urban and rural development minister Sophia Shaningwa.The campaign saw 200-litre metal drums placed strategically around the capital for people to donate a...

Calueque tender questioned

1 week ago - 09 January 2018 | Infrastructure

Stakeholders in the water sector are criticising NamWater's N$5 million project to repair the Mota-Engil pipeline that supplies water to Namibia from the Calueque Dam in southern Angola, alleging that these two pipelines were recently...

Contractor abandons cop shop

1 week ago - 09 January 2018 | Infrastructure

The Namibian Police's maintenance division has taken over the construction of the Oshifo police station at Ruacana in the Omusati Region from AMA Engineering and Construction, which failed to deliver.Construction of the N$27.8 million C-class...

Elongo lyondama yaCalueque lya nyanwa

1 week ago - 09 January 2018 | Infrastructure

Namwater okwa popile etokolo lye meendelelo lyokulongitha omunino ngoka, kutya ogwa kulupa noonkondo na otagu ziya molwaashoka inagu longululwa konima nkene gwa tulwa po uule woomvula 35 dha piti. Metitano, omukomeho gwoshikondo shomauyelele goshigwana mehangano...

Ehenye floods again

2 weeks ago - 02 January 2018 | Infrastructure

Good rains have fallen in the northern parts of the country and while this has been welcomed, the residents of the Ehenye township at Oshakati,...

NamWater’s Calueque in troubled water

3 weeks ago - 29 December 2017 | Infrastructure

JANA-MARI SMITH Emergency repairs to two crucial pipelines from Angola’s Calueque Dam, which have jeopardised NamWater’s ability to supply water...

Rundu storm exposes Mass Housing faults

1 month - 20 December 2017 | Infrastructure

Residents of a Mass Housing Project complex at Rundu say damage caused by a rainstorm on Monday afternoon has unveiled serious construction problems with their...

Millions more for Neckartal

1 month - 18 December 2017 | Infrastructure

At least N$1.3 billion will be defrayed from the Infrastructure Development Fund during the 2017/18 financial year for the Neckartal Dam project. This is...

Bulk rail tenders cancelled

1 month - 01 December 2017 | Infrastructure

The permanent secretary of the Ministry of Works and Transport, Willem Goeiemann, says the cancellation of all four tenders for the purchase and delivery of...

Land, water projects stalled

1 month - 29 November 2017 | Infrastructure

Land development and the supply of potable water to rural communities are, according to a newly released report, utterly stagnated.The report of the National Council's...

The challenge of our burgeoning slums

1 month - 28 November 2017 | Infrastructure

Experts warn that Namibia has zero time to waste to tackle the housing crisis which has doomed more than 440 000 urban people to eke...

Infrastructure

RFA ta nyanga iiyemo

2 months ago - 20 November 2017 | Infrastructure

Oshiketha shoka hashi ungaunga niilonga yoondjila moNamibia shoRoad Fund Administration (RFA) osha tseyitha kutya otashi vulika shi ka tule miilonga omulandu tagu ithanwa “toll...

Kalkfeld Shack Dwellers build

2 months ago - 17 November 2017 | Infrastructure

Members of the Shack Dwellers' Federation of Namibia (SDFN) at Kalkfeld has started servicing land it had acquired from the Otjozondjupa regional council. Kalkfeld is...

RFA raises possibility of toll...

2 months ago - 17 November 2017 | Infrastructure

The Road Fund Administration (RFA) has once again raised the possibility of introducing a toll system on national roads.The introduction of toll roads would help...

Ompumbwe yomagumbo moshilongo

2 months ago - 17 November 2017 | Infrastructure

Okwa pumbwa okuningwa oonkambadhala dha kwata miiti opo ku vule okukandulwa po ompumbwe yomagumbo ndjoka tayi etitha e yo pombanda lyetungo lyomagumbo goombashu moshilongo.Embo epe...

Epic housing crisis

2 months ago - 16 November 2017 | Infrastructure

A new Namibian book on the explosive growth of informal settlements in Namibia warns that unless serious efforts and a shift in strategies are urgently...

Onawa township raises ire

2 months ago - 16 November 2017 | Infrastructure

A proposed township on the outskirts of Oshakati has raised the ire of community members who claim they were not properly informed by the town...

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