Infrastructure

Building Namibia our own way

1 week ago - 24 November 2021 | Infrastructure

Yochanaan Coetzee Namibia’s housing backlog is estimated to be at 300 000 units, with 84 000 of that occurring just in Windhoek. The latest Community Land Information Programme (CLIP) numbers show that there...

Ongos Connect, Paratus sign smart deal

2 weeks ago - 17 November 2021 | Infrastructure

STAFF REPORTERWINDHOEKParatus Namibia and Ongos Connect last week signed a commercial connectivity agreement, confirming that Paratus will be the technology / infrastructure partner to bring fibre connectivity to over 11 000 new residents in Ongos...

Water interruptions plague northern Namibia

2 weeks ago - 17 November 2021 | Infrastructure

ESTER KAMATIWINDHOEKA water shortage has been reported at villages in the Omusati, Oshikoto and Ohangwena regions, mainly those at the end of the water supply chain.“Of recent, circumstances beyond the water utility’s control have affected...

Experience the dream at Droombos

1 month - 27 October 2021 | Infrastructure

A flair for the unforgettableWith exquisite cuisine, elegant decor and personalised attention, the Droombos Estate sets a new standard for hospitality in Namibia.Mirinda van der Merwe, Co-owner of the Droombos Estate - “Everything we do...

Road from Okahandja to Ovitoto tarred

1 month - 13 October 2021 | Infrastructure

ENZO AMUELEWINDHOEKA 41-kilometre stretch of the Ovitoto road was inaugurated last week, completing phase one of the project.It includes more than 30 culverts to accommodate seasonal floods and a concrete drift where the road crosses...

Safland – Namibia: Driven by a desire to develop

2 months ago - 29 September 2021 | Infrastructure

Yochanaan CoetzeeSafland - Namibia Property Group is arguably one of largest and most diversified players in the local property industry. Having been involved in the...

Billions needed to develop water sector

3 months ago - 18 August 2021 | Infrastructure

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKA massive N$8.31 billion will be pumped into Namibia's water sector over the next seven years.These funds will be used for - among other...

Witel Namibia adds STM-16 international internet capacity

3 months ago - 13 August 2021 | Infrastructure

Sponsored ContentWitel Service Provider, a tier 1 internet service provider operating in Namibia, has just announced that they have boosted their existing international capacity by...

NHE hands over 131 houses in Okuryangava

4 months ago - 30 July 2021 | Infrastructure

Michelline NawatisesThe National Housing Enterprise (NHE), in collaboration with the City of Windhoek, the ministry of urban and rural development and the Khomas Regional Council,...

Calle urges stronger implementation in water sector

4 months ago - 23 July 2021 | Infrastructure

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKAlthough Namibia’s water policy and legislations rank among the best in the world, the implementation of these policies has been a serious challenge.“That must...

Action required to reach water goal

5 months ago - 06 July 2021 | Infrastructure

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKAfrica needs to put in place strategies for progress to accelerate progress towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6, which deals with ensuring...

Mass housing available in Ehenye

5 months ago - 25 June 2021 | Infrastructure

Tunohole Mungoba – OshakatiIn collaboration with Sarna Properties and Warthog Engineering, residents from northern Namibia and beyond will soon be new homeowners for two- to...

Infrastructure

New desalination plant for Namibia

5 months ago - 08 June 2021 | Infrastructure

Govt partners with private sector to save money > >OTIS DANIELSSWAKOPMUND“Another desalination plant for Namibia is no longer merely a potential, but a reality as...

City secures N$11m to upgrade...

6 months ago - 01 June 2021 | Infrastructure

NAMPA WINDHOEKThe City of Windhoek has received a non-repayable grant from the Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW) Bank to the tune of...

Building houses the unconventional way

6 months ago - 11 May 2021 | Infrastructure

RIVALDO KAVANGAWINDHOEKThe Standard Bank Group, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Shack Dwellers Federation are busy with a pilot project that will use...

Passionate about providing housing

6 months ago - 07 May 2021 | Infrastructure

Michelline NawatisesPull quote: “We look to provide homes to as many Namibians as possible.” – Brenton Kuss – Managing Director of Namibia International CapitalNamibia International...

Quality and affordable housing –...

6 months ago - 07 May 2021 | Infrastructure

Michelline NawatisesThe National Housing Enterprise and Shelter Afrique signed a memorandum of understanding on 30 April at the headquarters of NHE in Eros, Windhoek.Shelter Afrique...

Water supply and sanitation improves

9 months ago - 04 March 2021 | Infrastructure

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe supply of water and sanitation facilities in rural areas has improved significantly over the past three decades, according to official statistics.Since independence, a...

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