Rundu (Namibia)

Type: City
Name: Rundu (Namibia)
Country: Namibia
Latitude: -17.92
Longitude: 19.75
population: 58,177
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Retailers yet to commit to buying local produce

By Albertina NakaleWINDHOEK – The absence of a coordinated marketing approach among local producers is the reason why the newly established fresh produce hubs are yet to effectively establish their presence in the retail market.At the root of the marketing ... [Published New Era - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Manwu, Gecko sign agreement

By John MuyambaRUNDU - The Metal and Allied Namibian Workers Union (Manwu) signed a recognition agreement with Gecko Mining yesterday at Uvungu-Vungu near Rundu.Gecko Namibia (Pty) Ltd is a wholly Namibian owned company.  Apart from developing own projects ... [Published New Era - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Namibia and Angola engaged in discussions to construct a floating bridge over the Kavango river

[embedded content]The construction of a floating bridge over the Kavango River between Calai and Rundu seems to be muddying diplomatic relations between Namibia and Angola.The Ministry of Works and Transport says there is no agreement between the two ... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Rundu’s Skinny Fella hustles debut album

By John MuyambaRUNDU – Local artist, Skinny Fella, has dropped an album which is enjoying massive air play on some radio stations around Windhoek and in the whole of Namibia, especially with the song, Respect . This song hit the first spot on Energy FM ... [Published New Era - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Rundu abattoir under construction

The official groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the N$110 billion abattoir, cold storage and meat processing facility was recently held in Rundu.Speaking at the ceremony, Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (MAWF), John Mutorwa said ... [Published Informanté - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 2 reports

Construction of floating bridge over Okavango River suspended

The Angolan government has suspended construction of a floating bridge over the Okavango River following uproar among residents at Rundu on the Namibians side, state media reported here Wednesday.Namibia Press Agency (Nampa) reported that the bridge was ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 2 reports

Namibia: Govt Probes Rundu Floating Bridge

[Namibian]THE Ministry of Works and Transport says it will soon dispatch a team to investigate the construction of a floating bridge on the Okavango River between Rundu and Calai, after complaints by activists that the bridge was an environmental haz ... [Published Architect Africa Online - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Namibia: New Slaughter Facility for Rundu

[New Era]The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry intends to construct a new abattoir at Rundu at a cost of N$110,8 million.Read full article:http://allafrica.com/stories/201407100942.html ... [Published Architect Africa Online - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

New service station and truck port open in Rundu

By John MuyambaRUNDU - Total Kavango Service Station and Truck Port officially opened in Rundu, making it the 7th and biggest petrol station in the town.The station is also the biggest in the region, with 10 petrol pumps,  a Bonjour shop, Debonairs Pizza, ... [Published New Era - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

New slaughter facility for Rundu

By John MuyambaRUNDU - The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry intends to construct a new abattoir at Rundu at a cost of N$110,8 million.The ground-breaking ceremony took place yesterday at the old abattoir in Rundu that is going to be demolished ... [Published New Era - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Rundu gets another large mall

Safland’s Leasing Director, Mirinda van der Merwe, this week advised that the construction of the Rundu Shopping Mall is well underway and on track.“Construction of this new mall began in February this year and the centre is being built in two phases ... [Published Fast Moving - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

San without food at Omega 1

By John MuyambaRUNDU – San people residing at Omega 1 in  Mukwe Constituency of Kavango East are starving because they have not received food rations.Omega 1 is home to over 500 San.Community members told New Era that since mid-April this year they have ... [Published New Era - Jul 02 2014]

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"The assignment of Peace Corps volunteers does not fall far from the objectives of the entrepreneurship development concept that the NTA has crafted" she said
"I cannot say anything at this point in time. I will get back to you with our response soon" he said
"In a one and half year existence, we now have close to 5 000 customers making bank deposits and are nearing our 1000th client on loan service. This is underpinned by the branch roll out. The Bank has plans to have representation in the long term in all 14 regions of the country. That the Bank has assisted over seven hundred clients since inception with a total value of N$40 million is evidence that we are stabilizing in terms of public confidence as demonstrated by the public support from depositors and institutional investors. The deposit base of the Bank and customer accounts are increasing at a good pace and we are quite confident that with our planned branch network the SME Bank will soon become "the preferred Bank for the SME sector in Namibia", which is the vision of the Bank" he said
"We are trying to locate the plane, but so far we found nothing," the Namibian agency quoted Deputy Commissioner Willy Bampton as saying. "The area is vast, and there are no roads and the park is bushy. So, it is very difficult to locate the scene."

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Retailers yet to commit to buying local produce [Published New Era - 23 hours ago]
Namibia: NTA, Peace Corps Ink Mou [Published AllAfrica.com - 23 hours ago]
Manwu, Gecko sign agreement [Published New Era - Jul 30 2014]
On the Spot – A new dawn for SMEs [Published New Era - Jul 25 2014]
Namibia and Angola engaged in discussions to co... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Jul 24 2014]
Veterinary laboratory facility “milestone” [Published Informanté - Jul 24 2014]
Namibian press zooms in on German reparations, ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Jul 24 2014]
NBC well ahead of digital deadline [Published Namibian Sun - Jul 24 2014]
Ritual murder, fuel attendants’ strike grab Nam... [Published StarAfrica.com - Jul 23 2014]
Maize sectors see production increase [Published New Era - Jul 22 2014]
Namibia: Rundu's Skinny Fella Hustles Debut Album [Published African Entertainer - Jul 18 2014]
Rundu’s Skinny Fella hustles debut album [Published New Era - Jul 18 2014]
Upcoming artists find going tough [Published New Era - Jul 18 2014]
Rundu abattoir under construction [Published Informanté - Jul 17 2014]
Ombudsman consulting widely [Published Informanté - Jul 17 2014]
Construction of floating bridge over Okavango R... [Published StarAfrica.com - Jul 16 2014]
SPYL condemns “slave wages” [Published New Era - Jul 16 2014]
ANGOLA HALTS WORK ON BRIDGE ACROSS OKAVANGO RIV... [Published NAM News Network - Jul 16 2014]
MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: SME Bank Receives $58m from... [Published MicroCapital - Jul 15 2014]
Namibia: Govt Probes Rundu Floating Bridge [Published Architect Africa Online - Jul 15 2014]
Namibia: Govt Probes Rundu Floating Bridge [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 15 2014]
Pineapples and tomatoes lead supply to Fresh Pr... [Published Namibia Economist - Jul 11 2014]
Namibia: New Slaughter Facility for Rundu [Published Architect Africa Online - Jul 10 2014]
New service station and truck port open in Rundu [Published New Era - Jul 10 2014]
More Abattoirs Needed In Northern Regions [Published Radio Wave - Jul 10 2014]
New slaughter facility for Rundu [Published New Era - Jul 10 2014]
Retail benefit at coastal projects [Published Fast Moving - Jul 09 2014]
Rundu gets another large mall [Published Fast Moving - Jul 09 2014]
Business boom in Nkurenkuru [Published New Era - Jul 09 2014]
SME Bank Readies for N$630 Million Expansion [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 07 2014]
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MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: SME Bank Receives $58m from... [Published MicroCapital - Jul 15 2014]
SME Bank, which was founded by the government of Namibia in 2012, is preparing to receive NAD 630 million (USD 58.7 million) in non-reimbursable funding from the government of Namibia to expand its operations to all 14 regions of the country, with the ...
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Source: New EraCountry: Namibia WINDHOEK – Grave concern is mounting over the ever-deteriorating water levels in Namibia’s major dams due to insignificant inflow despite recent rain. Light downpours, resulting in the average rainfall for February, made ...
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