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Omaalala Traditional Authority worried about high prices of land

by editor1 / Jan 31, 2019 / 0 comments

The Omaalala Traditional Authority in Oshana Region is not happy with the exorbitant fees charged by land owners when selling plots in rural areas.

Otjiwarongo residents attempt to grab land in Ombili

by editor1 / Jan 22, 2019 / 0 comments
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Nampa

More than 100 residents of Otjiwarongo on Monday attempted to grab unserviced municipal land in the new Ombili informal settlement.

Urban and Rural Development Minister wants more land availed for housing

by editor1 / Dec 18, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

Urban and Rural Development Minister Peya Mushelenga has called on local authorities to make more land available for housing.

Security of tenure led government to lease farms to Russian billionaire

by editor1 / Oct 26, 2018 / 0 comments

Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa Amadhila says security of tenure was one of the considerations that led to a decision by government to lease four farms to a Russian billionaire for 99 years.

LPM questions legality of transferring land for over 10 years to foreigners

by editor1 / Oct 23, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-The Landless People's Movement (LPM) has also questioned the legality of transferring land for a period exceeding 10 years to foreigners.

Rundu urges informal settlements' residents to buy land within town boundaries

by editor1 / Oct 18, 2018 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The Rundu Town Council urges residents and businesses occupying erven in informal settlements to buy land within the local authority boundaries.

//Karas Youth Forum Chairperson confident that access to land will be addressed

by editor1 / Oct 17, 2018 / 0 comments

Despite only a handful of youth representatives at the just-ended second national land conference, the Chairperson of the //Karas Regional Youth Forum. Vivian de Koe is confident that youth concerns around access to affordable land, will soon be addressed.

Ngcukaitobi says unless land is shared equally it is impossible to talk about freedom

by editor1 / Oct 07, 2018 / 0 comments

-A South African legal expert says unless land is shared equally it is impossible to talk about freedom, equality, and dignity in Namibia.

Land conference delegates encourage rethink of land service model

by editor1 / Oct 04, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-The second National Land Conference has identified issues such as access to land as a fundamental challenge to housing delivery in urban areas.

Founding President Nujoma says land should belong to the state

by editor1 / Oct 01, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-Founding President Sam Nujoma has rejected claims for ancestral land in the country, saying the land should belong to the state.

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