Grootfontein informal settlement residents call for improved living conditions

by editor1 / Nov 17, 2020 / 0 comments

-Residents of Groofontein informal settlement in the Otjozondjupa Region want elected councillors to improve their living conditions and ensure speedy distribution of drought relief food.

NUDO to forego Otavi, Grootfontein elections to preserve resources

by editor1 / Oct 18, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The National Unity Democratic Organisation (NUDO) has opted to forego the Otavi and Grootfontein Regional Council and Local Authority elections as a way of preserving its limited resources.

Grootfontein Municipality makes 1 120 residential plots available

by editor1 / Sep 28, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Over 300 residents of Grootfontein in need of housing gathered at the Kap en Bou informal settlement on Saturday where they were informed of 1 120 serviced plots to be given for residential purposes.

Otjozondjupa Governor orders suspension of disciplinary hearings, recruitment at Grootfontein

by editor1 / Sep 23, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Otjozondjupa Governor James Uerikua has ordered the suspension of disciplinary hearings and filling of vacancies within the Grootfontien Municipality.

Grootfontein family of six receive house from GIPF

by editor1 / Sep 06, 2020 / 0 comments

-A San family of six in Grootfontein has received a modern house, built in partnership with the Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF), the Grootfontein Constituency and Grootfontein municipality.

Grootfontein woman asks for support for baby with multiple disabilities

by editor1 / Sep 05, 2020 / 0 comments

-A 27-year-old resident of Grootfontein in the Otjozondjupa Region, who gave birth to a baby boy, born with multiple disabilities, is appealing for any form of support from good Samaritans.

Rhino poaching accused at Grootfontein remanded in custody

by editor1 / Aug 25, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The four men who were arrested on Friday for allegedly poaching two white rhinos at a private game farm at Grootfontein were on Monday remanded in police custody.

Grootfontein regional council prepared for COVID-19 outbreak

by editor1 / Apr 06, 2020 / 0 comments

-Various role players and stakeholders in Grootfontein have set up a committee to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak.

Legal battle looms between Grootfontein, contractor over toxic sulphuric acid sand fills

by editor1 / Mar 19, 2020 / 0 comments

-Efforts to remove toxic sulphuric acid sand fill at Grootfontien's temporary dumpsite has resulted in a legal battle between the towns' council and contractor that illegally dumped the waste.

Grootfontein police officer arrested for allegedly attempting to sell docket

by editor1 / Mar 05, 2020 / 0 comments

-A 32-year-old police officer at Grootfontein was arrested on Wednesday afternoon after he allegedly tried to sell a police docket to a suspected perpetrator for N$2 500.