CoW to electrify 5 000 informal settlement households in the next five years

by editor1 / Sep 09, 2018 / 0 comments

The City of Windhoek is to electrify 5 000 households in informal settlements in the next five years.

Windhoek residents use people with disabilities to get land

by editor1 / Aug 29, 2018 / 0 comments

The City of Windhoek has noted with shock that people with disabilities are being fronted in applications for land ownership.

Churches in Windhoek can now purchase land

by editor1 / Jul 29, 2018 / 0 comments

This follows a decision by the municipality to lift a ban on the sale of institutional land.

City to write off pensioners’ municipal debts

by editor1 / Jul 01, 2018 / 0 comments

The City of Windhoek will write off all debt owed by pensioners.

CoW creates Waste oil collection points for backyard mechanics

by editor1 / May 18, 2018 / 0 comments

Backyard mechanics are a huge cause of pollution to Windhoek's aquifers, with engine oil routinely being left to seep through the ground.

Windhoek approves the renaming of a street after late struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

by editor1 / Apr 30, 2018 / 0 comments

The City of Windhoek has approved the renaming of a street after South African struggle icon late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

CoW urges public to exercise good hygiene to mitigate spread of water-borne diseases

by editor1 / Feb 18, 2018 / 0 comments

-City of Windhoek has cautioned the public, especially those living in informal settlements, to exercise good hygiene and not aggravate the further spread of diseases that could come from using questionable water sources.

CoW opens waste management tenders to informal settlement residents

by editor1 / Feb 18, 2018 / 0 comments

-City of Windhoek opened waste management tenders to residents in informal settlements.

CoW disappointed with vandalism of sanitation units

by editor1 / Feb 17, 2018 / 0 comments

-The City of Windhoek is disappointed over the theft of toilet doors and sanitation units, by some residents, meant to improve poor sanitation in the informal settlement of Havana.

City of Windhoek institutes measures to curb Heaptitis E

by editor1 / Feb 12, 2018 / 0 comments

-Hepatitis E has now claimed four lives and two still-births since the outbreak was first reported in late 2017.