Public Service Commission calls for study into right-sizing Namibia's public service


The Public Service Commission says a study would be required to look into the realities of the size of the public service and determine what works for the country.

The ever-increasing size of the public service has drawn several opinions and views, following President Hage Geingob's meeting with the Public Service Commission leadership a month ago.

During the meeting, the President asked the Commission to look into the size of public service, considering the unsustainably high wage bill of N$29 billion.

Khomas Regional Council to assist vulnerable, disabled learners with funding for their studies


The Khomas Regional Council will assist vulnerable and disabled learners with funding for their studies.

This follows a motion tabled by Khomasdal Constituency Councillor Samuel Angolo, which calls for the building of more classrooms in the Otjomuise suburb to accommodate more learners at Wesmont High School.

At the council meeting, Katutura East Constituency Councillor Richard !Gaoseb stressed the need to assist these needy students.