Infrastructure

Otjinene-Okamatapati road opened

1 week ago - 20 March 2017 | Infrastructure

The new tarred road between Otjinene and Okamatapati was inaugurated by President Hage Geingob last week.The road, a section of the Gobabis-Grootfontein road which is under construction, links the Omaheke and Otjozondjupa regions via the...

Omagumbo goMass Housing ga teyagulwapo moSwakop

1 week ago - 14 March 2017 | Infrastructure

Omagumbo gomwaalu gwontumba ngoka ga tungwa kohi yopoloyeka yoMass Husing, kehangaano lyoDelta Group Holdings (DGH) mondoolopa yaSwakopo, oga teyagulwapo shoka oga tungwa pamuthika gwopevi no gwankundipala.Olopota yominista yEyambulepo lyOondooloa nIitopolwa, Sophia Shaningwa oya holola...

Municipality pulls down shoddy houses

2 weeks ago - 13 March 2017 | Infrastructure

Several prefabricated Mass Housing homes constructed by Delta Group Holdings (DGH) in Swakopmund are being demolished due to poor workmanship. Reports quote urban and rural development minster Sophia Shaningwa on Friday saying the South African...

Lutombi confident about completion of northern roads

2 weeks ago - 10 March 2017 | Infrastructure

Roads Authority (RA) chief executive officer Conrad Lutombi is confident that the company will deliver the long-awaited roads in the north by the end of this year.Lutombi was giving an update on Wednesday on the...

Ondonga princess loses N$19m tender

2 weeks ago - 08 March 2017 | Infrastructure

The Offshore Development Company (ODC) has revoked a construction tender awarded in 2015 to Katrina Enterprises, a company owned by Katrina Elifas, the daughter of Ondonga King Immanuel Kauluma Elifas.Elifas and her Chinese partners were...

No action on ballooning budget for oil storage

2 weeks ago - 07 March 2017 | Infrastructure

CATHERINE SASMAN Cabinet secretary George Simataa and Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) director Paulus Noa are accused of not taking steps against...

N$65 million road falls apart

2 weeks ago - 07 March 2017 | Infrastructure

Recent heavy rain in northern Namibia has caused severe damage to gravel roads that had cost the government millions of dollars not so long ago.One...

Katima settlement gets 180 houses

3 weeks ago - 03 March 2017 | Infrastructure

The Katima Mulilo Town Council has entered into a public-private partnership to build 187 houses in the new Cowboy Extension 21 settlement this financial year.The...

More dialogue on urbanisation needed

3 weeks ago - 28 February 2017 | Infrastructure

STAFF REPORTERThe minister of urban and rural development, Sophia Shaningwa, says her ministry is willing to take a leading role in trying to achieve more...

Fast-track land servicing: Shaningwa

1 month - 20 February 2017 | Infrastructure

The minister of urban and rural development, Sophia Shaningwa, has urged her staff to explore all options at their disposal to fast-track land servicing in...

Walvis landless are hopeful

1 month - 16 February 2017 | Infrastructure

News that land could be made available at Farm 37 near Walvis Bay for housing was met with applause and ululation at a meeting on...

Road works well on target – RA

1 month - 03 February 2017 | Infrastructure

CATHERINE SASMAN The Roads Authority (RA) has pointedly denied any recent work stoppages on any of the major road construction...

Infrastructure

1 000 Walvis homes by...

1 month - 31 January 2017 | Infrastructure

Urban and rural development minister Sophia Shaningwa has expressed satisfaction with the prices and quality of show houses being built by 22 contractors in Walvis...

Electrification starts at Ekuku

1 month - 31 January 2017 | Infrastructure

The latest phase of the mass land servicing project at Ekuku township in Oshakati is the electrification process, which will cost the council N$21 million....

Work on Windhoek-Okahandja road stops

2 months ago - 17 January 2017 | Infrastructure

Conflicting reports have emerged on whether work has stopped on the N$1.085 billion second phase of the dual carriageway between Windhoek and Okahandja.According to some...

Mariental houses handed over

3 months ago - 16 December 2016 | Infrastructure

The government has committed itself to providing housing that is not only decent, but also affordable.This was said by the minister of urban and rural...

Staff rewarded with their own...

3 months ago - 15 December 2016 | Infrastructure

Friday 2 December marked a historic occasion in Namibia. That day, the Rock Village, a residential complex in Okahandja, was officially opened by the Speaker...

Rude drivers delay fire brigade

3 months ago - 08 December 2016 | Infrastructure

The Otjiwarongo Municipality has entered into a land servicing deal with UUM Investment under a public private partnership (PPP) to service Extension 8 and 10.Minister...

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