This morning, Roads Authority signed a contract with Emirates Trading, which will cover the construction of Section 2 District Road between worth over N$54.7 million.
Emirates trading are the main plant contractors on this project and will be partnering with Dynamite Contractors and Gems Engineering and Road Construction.
The road, approximately 47.4 km road stretches between Olupelengwa and Omutambo - Omaowe villages in the Omusati region. The construction of the road is fully financed by government.
Speaking at a press conference which was held at their head offices today, RA Chief Executive Officer (CEO) , Conrad Lutombi maintained that his institution is committed to implement national projects “in order to improve the living standard and social welfare for all Namibians.”
Lutombi added that the construction will create temporary employment to approximately 150 men and women within the project area. “The construction of this road will provide access to several government institutions such as schools, clinic and police stations”, added Lutombi.