NECKARTAL DAM IS RECEIVING SIGNIFICANT INFLOWS IN NAMIBIA

NECKARTAL DAM IS RECEIVING SIGNIFICANT INFLOWS IN NAMIBIA

The newly built Neckartal Dam near Keetmanshoop is receiving significant inflows following an increase in rainfall activity in its catchment area. Neckartal Dam is currently the largest dam in Namibia and the eight largest dam by storage volume in the Southern African region. Neckartal Dam is a curved gravity dam

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CORONAVIRUS: NAMIBIA CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY NEEDS IMMEDIATE START AFTER PANDEMIC

CORONAVIRUS: NAMIBIA CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY NEEDS IMMEDIATE START AFTER PANDEMIC

The construction industry has been heavy affected due to the corona virus, but things are about to get worst if projects don’t kick-off immediately after the pandemic is over.

This can be witnessed in Namibia as the nation’s construction industry has been suffering huge losses already over the last four

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CONSTRUCTION OF BAYNES POWER PLANT SLATED FOR 2023

CONSTRUCTION OF BAYNES POWER PLANT SLATED FOR 2023

The project has been slated for construction in 2023 after both nations involves in the project agreed on it.

Baynes power plant will be expected to generate 600 MW of power, which would be sold to Namibia and Angola in equal allocations of 300 MW each, while regional off-take is

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FACTORY CONSTRUCTION IN NAMIBIA KICK-OFF

FACTORY CONSTRUCTION IN NAMIBIA KICK-OFF

Namibia to construct a factory that will produce a variety of nutritious animal feed and charcoal.

Construction has kickoff for a factory that will produce a variety of nutritious animal feed and charcoal. These were announced by the Minister of industrialization, trade, and SME development Tjekero Tweya.

Speaking during a

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DEVELOPMENT BANKS JOIN FUNDS FOR NAMIBIA INFRASTRUCTURE PROGRESS

DEVELOPMENT BANKS JOIN FUNDS FOR NAMIBIA INFRASTRUCTURE PROGRESS

Will the new partnership help Namibia resolve its infrastructural problem or will lack of private capital unavailability stop them.

Infrastructure development is a key driver for progress across any developing nation. This is why the Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) and Development Bank of South Africa (DBSA) is combing to …

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NATIONAL HOUSING ENTERPRISE TO SPEND US$696K ON INFORMAL HOUSING

NATIONAL HOUSING ENTERPRISE TO SPEND US$696K ON INFORMAL HOUSING

Namibia plans to spend over USD 696,000 on housing needs for low and middle income citizens.  

National Housing Enterprise (NHE) is a state-owned company providing housing solutions that alleviates Nambia’s housing needs.  The company recently announces its plan to spend over USD 696,000 in constructing and upgrading houses in an

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NAMIBIA’s PRESIDENT DISCUSS E-GOVERNANCE WITH ESTONIA PRESIDENT

NAMIBIA’s PRESIDENT DISCUSS E-GOVERNANCE WITH ESTONIA PRESIDENT

Namibia plans to move into e-governance after meeting with Estonia delegates.

Namibia President Hage G. Geingob has held a bilateral meeting with Estonia President Kersti Kaljulaid in the state capital Windhoek. The focus of the  meeting was on e-governance and digital transformation in Africa.

Namibia is planning to introduce e-governance …

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NAMIBIA MINISTER FOR FINANCE ASK AFDB TO STOP PROJECT TENDER

NAMIBIA MINISTER FOR FINANCE ASK AFDB TO STOP PROJECT TENDER

Namibia Minister ask AFDB to hold tender process for major projects in the nation.

Minister for Finance, Calle Schlettwein has ask African Development Bank to stop the tender process for the rail and road project. This is as a result of dispute that the project will only favour foreign firm.…

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NAMWATER STAFF THREATENS STRIKE ACTION OVER DELAYED NEGOTIATION

NAMWATER STAFF THREATENS STRIKE ACTION OVER DELAYED NEGOTIATION

NamWater staff is planning to close off taps countrywide if their demand are not met.

The lack of quality water in the country is a major problem. This has made workers of Namibia Water Corporation (Namwater) making demand to go on strike if it is not fix. The worker are …

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KEETMANS FISH PROJECT STILL INCOMPLETE AFTER FOUR YEARS IN NAMIBIA

KEETMANS FISH PROJECT STILL INCOMPLETE AFTER FOUR YEARS IN NAMIBIA

Contractors set to meet with the ministry to resolve payment issues holding the completion of keetmans fish project after four years.

Construction of the N$21 million Fonteintjie community aquaculture fish project facility is still not complete after four years. The project which was originally due to be complete within 14 …

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CONSTRUCTION OF VOCATION TRAINING CENTRE KICK-OFF IN NAMIBIA

CONSTRUCTION OF VOCATION TRAINING CENTRE KICK-OFF IN NAMIBIA

New vocation training set to be build in Khorixas which will help develop the youth with various skills.

Construction of a vocation training centre (VTC) in Khorixas is set to kick-off. The centre which is worth N$700 million will also be to help grow more skill youth in the area.…

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NAMIBIA’s MINISTER FOR WORKS APPOINT NEW RCC BOARD

NAMIBIA’s MINISTER FOR WORKS APPOINT NEW RCC BOARD

Namibia minister of works and transport appoint new RCC board members after old members sign self-funding agreement without authorization from the Government.

Namibia Minister of works and transport John Mutorwa appoint new temporary board of directors of RCC. Meanwhile Road Contractor company (RCC) has been going through problem which result …

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ONANDJOKWE MATERNITY WARD NEARS COMPLETION IN NAMIBIA

ONANDJOKWE MATERNITY WARD NEARS COMPLETION IN NAMIBIA

Construction of onandjokwe maternity ward is well on track and should be complete by August of this year.

Construction of onandjokwe maternity ward is near completion in Namibia. The project which will also include 100 bed is well on track for completion in august of this year. It is the …

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CONSTRUCTION OF NEW KAVANGO FISHERIES OFFICE KICK-OFF IN NAMIBIA

CONSTRUCTION OF NEW KAVANGO FISHERIES OFFICE KICK-OFF IN NAMIBIA

Namibia government set to construct a new kavango fishery office that will help increase production and promote agriculture.

The new kavango fishery project is set to kick-off after construction was put on halt in 2012. According to report, the project will receive fund from the government. It also be complete …

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