Shilunga sworn in as Oshakati councillor

08 August 2018 | Local News

Onesmus Shilunga was sworn in as member of the Oshakati town council on Monday.

Shilunga, who previously served as mayor of the town, was sworn in as councillor to fill the vacancy left by the death of Johannes Shilongo on 17 July.

Shilunga was the next in line on the Swapo Party list elections and was endorsed by the party to replace Shilongo.

Shilunga took the oath of office before Magistrate Cynthia Matiti, fellow councillors, council staff and members of the public.

Subsequently Shilunga was elected to serve as member of the council's management committee, a position that his predecessor held.

KENYA KAMBOWE

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