Otjiwarongo informal settlement residents unhappy with municipality charging fees for water

by editor1 / Apr 04, 2020 / 0 comments

-Some informal settlement residents at Otjiwarongo are unhappy with the municipality for selling them water, albeit at a subsidized rate, despite Government's directive for free water provision during the state of emergency regulations.

CoW, strategic partners provide water tanks at informal settlements

by editor1 / Apr 03, 2020 / 0 comments

-The City of Windhoek (COW) and its strategic partners have placed clean and disinfected water tanks at informal settlements.

Free water reconnection to cost City of Windhoek nearly N$9 million

by editor1 / Mar 31, 2020 / 0 comments

-The free reconnection of unpaid water for Windhoek residents will cost the city N$8,9 million, City of Windhoek Chief Executive Officer Robert Kahimise announced on Monday.

Okahandja without water for two days after heavy rains

by editor1 / Feb 21, 2020 / 0 comments

-Okahandja has been without water for two days. Mayor Congo Hindjou confirmed to NBC News this afternoon.

Otjiwarongo Municipality introduces water rations

by editor1 / Oct 19, 2019 / 0 comments

-Otjiwarongo has been hard hit by water shortages with the municipality implementing water rations to the residents.

Lack of finances compounds Katjinakatji water crisis

by editor1 / Sep 02, 2019 / 0 comments

-Residents of Katjinakatji Village in the Kavango West Region are still without water as the Directorate of Rural Water Supply in the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry lack funds to rehabilitate existing boreholes that are drying up.

Ministry of Education committed to improving rural schools' access to water, sanitation

by editor1 / Aug 27, 2019 / 0 comments
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-The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture says it is committed to improving access to water and sanitation at rural schools.

Okarui San community in Okakarara without water for seven months

by editor1 / Aug 09, 2019 / 0 comments

-The San community at Okarui Village in the Okakarara Constituency has been without water for the past seven months after NAMWATER disconnected water supply due to non-payment.

Debt ridden Stampriet cuts off residents' water

by editor1 / Jul 18, 2019 / 0 comments

Residents owe the Stampriet village council nearly N$6 million, a situation which prompted the municipality to cut their water supply.

Neckartal Dam water level rises

by editor1 / Feb 18, 2019 / 0 comments

The level of Neckartal Dam in the Karas Region has risen by 0,935 meters, following good rains received in the area.