Lüderitz Endures Housing Scarcity

Tuulikki Abraham

Lüderitz-Lüderitz Mayor Hilaria Mukapuli says the town council faces the perennial challenge of residential housing caused by slow land delivery due to budgetary constraints.

She said the situation is exacerbated by the topography of Lüderitz, which is quite a challenge as it is expensive to install services on the rocky land the town sits on.

Mukapuli told New Era that with the little they got from the Ministry of Urban and Rural Development the town council managed to complete the upgrading of the one-kilometre road to Diaz School, along which they installed interlocks, as well as construction of a fire station. The council only managed to service 60 erven.

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