Minister of Finance calls on staff members of his ministry to help him fulfill key performance indicators

WINDHOEK: The Minister of Finance, Called Schlettwein has called on all staff members of his ministry to help him fulfill the key performance indicators he received in his appointment letter from President Hage Geingob last week.

Schlettwein told employees at the ministry’s staff meeting held in Windhoek yesterday that when Geingob opened the first Cabinet meeting of his term of office, he indicated that all Cabinet ministers will receive their terms of reference outlining key performance indicators.

It is these indicators on which their performance as ministers will be gauged.

He said as Minister of Finance, he is expected to maintain prudent macro-economic stability and sustained economic growth, implement laws and policies to reform the financial sector to create employment, and eradicate poverty.

Schlettwein was further informed that it is expected of him to consolidate monetary and fiscal policies geared towards promoting investment, and broaden Namibian participation in the national economy and the public procurement of goods and services.