farm workers

Omaheke Governor unhappy with treatment of farm workers

by editor1 / Jan 30, 2020 / 0 comments

-Governor of Omaheke Festus Ueitele is not happy with the way some farm owners in the area are treating their employees.

Nampol, Angolan Police join forces to stop employment of young children

by editor1 / Jul 31, 2019 / 0 comments

-The Namibian Police has joined forces with its Angolan counterpart to stop the employment of young children from that country as farm and domestic workers as well as vendors.

//Karas farm workers concerned over persistent drought

by editor1 / May 22, 2019 / 0 comments

-Farmworkers in the //Karas Region are concerned that if the persistent drought continues their livelihood will be in jeopardy.

President Geingob says living conditions of farm workers must improve

by editor1 / Oct 05, 2018 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

-During the closing of the second National Land Conference, Namibia's Head of State spoke about the exploitation of farm workers, saying their living conditions are inhumane.

NUNW wants farm workers to be considered for resettlement

by editor1 / Oct 02, 2018 / 0 comments
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-The Secretary General of the National Union of Namibian Worlers (NUNW) has called for a review of land reform policies, to include farm workers as a category, under those to be considered for resettlement.

New minimum wage for farm workers set at N$1 400 per month

by editor1 / Nov 15, 2017 / 0 comments

-The monthly salaries of farm workers have been set at N$1 400 effective as from the 1 November 2017, thanks to an agreement signed by three unions.