AR on the verge of buying 20 hectares of land to build low-cost housing

by editor1 / Feb 13, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Affirmative Repositioning (AR) Movement is on the verge of clinching a deal to purchase a 20-hectare piece of land on the outskirts of the capital to build low-cost housing for landless youth.

SWAPO promises to address housing shortage

by editor1 / Jan 05, 2020 / 0 comments

-SWAPO Vice President Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah says while housing remains a concern across the country, the party is confronting it head-on, as stated in its political manifesto.

50 Omusati families receive NHE houses

by editor1 / Nov 22, 2019 / 0 comments

-Fifty families at Okahao in the Omusati Region received keys to their new homes built through the National Housing Enterprises (NHE).

Oshakati Town Council commended for providing affordable housing

by editor1 / Sep 17, 2019 / 0 comments
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-President Hage Geingob has applauded the Oshakati Town Council for its continued efforts in providing affordable housing to the residents.

NUST and City of Windhoek sign capacity development and housing agreement

by editor1 / May 17, 2019 / 0 comments

The Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) and the City of Windhoek signed a memorandum of understanding to cooperate in research, capacity development and housing.

Civil servants’ housing scheme under scrutiny

by editor1 / Dec 18, 2018 / 0 comments
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The Namibian civil servants' housing scheme, which subsidises up to two-thirds of the set maximum purchase price, is under review as part of efforts to tighten the noose on unnecessary public expenditure.

Urban and Rural Development Minister wants more land availed for housing

by editor1 / Dec 18, 2018 / 0 comments
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Urban and Rural Development Minister Peya Mushelenga has called on local authorities to make more land available for housing.

President Geingob calls housing in informal settlements a humanitarian crisis

by editor1 / Nov 27, 2018 / 0 comments
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-President Hage Geingob says government will declare a humanitarian crisis on the situation of housing in informal settlements and mobilise resources to address it.

Private companies urged to provide housing for employees

by editor1 / Nov 16, 2018 / 0 comments

The Trade Union Congress of Namibia (TUCNA) wants the labour law amended to force big companies to build houses for their employees.

Economic recession affects property prices

by editor1 / Oct 26, 2018 / 0 comments
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Namibia's economy has been going through a recession and recorded negative growth for three consecutive financial quarters.