street vendors

Rundu street vendors to be allowed to trade in the central business district

by editor1 / Sep 17, 2020 / 0 comments

-Street vendors at Rundu will now be allowed to trade in the central business district but with strict conditions.

Otjozondjupa Governor happy with progress made in developing markets for street vendors

by editor1 / Sep 13, 2020 / 0 comments

-Some chief executive officers of local authorities in the Otjozondjupa Region are happy with the progress made in addressing issues affecting street vendors and development in their respective areas.

Rundu street vendors attack officials attempting to move them from the CBD

by editor1 / Sep 11, 2020 / 0 comments

-Chaos broke out at Rundu as the Town Council attempted to remove street vendors operating from the central business district (CBD).

Windhoek's city centre vendors call for development of trading spaces

by editor1 / Sep 09, 2020 / 0 comments

-Hawkers outside Shoprite in Windhoek's city centre are calling for the development of the area from where they operate.

City Police evict unsanctioned street vendors from CBD

by editor1 / May 07, 2020 / 0 comments

-Street vendors operating close to Shoprite in the central business district (CBD) were evacuated by the Windhoek City Police.

INTERVIEW | NCCI's Charity Mwiya on COVID-19 impact on informal traders

by editor1 / Apr 15, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-Charity Mwiya, CEO of the Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry, discusses the way forward for informal traders, amid the current restricted conditions and beyond.

State of emergency leaves street vendors destitute

by editor1 / Apr 12, 2020 / 0 comments

-Since the state of emergency was declared, low-income earners such as street vendors were banned from selling their products on the streets, and this has robbed them an income.

Keetmanshoop vendors engage municipality on COVID-19 measures

by editor1 / Mar 25, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-Close to 30 street vendors on Tuesday met with the Keetmanshoop Municipality to air their concerns after they were told to stop running their businesses due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Vendors selling on street corners at Keetmanshoop are being regulated

by editor / Oct 18, 2016 / 0 comments

Vendors selling on street corners at Keetmanshoop in the //Karas region are being regulated.

Mariental vendors ask for better facilities.

by producers / Jul 12, 2016 / 0 comments

Vendors at Mariental in the Hardap region are calling on the town council to assist them with toilets and shelter to operate in a conducive environment. One of the vendors, Magdalena Enganga says they need protection from the wind, cold winters and extremely hot summers, as well as facilities for clients when nature calls.