overnor urges residents to go out and register in numbers for upcoming elections

GOBABIS: The Governor of the Omaheke Region, Festus Ueitele, has urged residents of his region to go and out and register in numbers for the upcoming elections during the supplementary voter registration period in September.

Ueitele, who was speaking during an event on Tuesday to hand over cattle to the Itireleng community of the BaTswana people at the Metsweding village, implored all residents of voting age to register without delay.

Metsweding is located some 95 kilometres north-east of Gobabis.

The cattle were donated by the Omaheke Regional Council through the Ministry of Regional, Local government, housing and Rural Development’s Regional council’s Regional Specific Action Plan (RSAP).

Ueitele said Namibians ought to appreciate the prevailing political stability in the country by voting in numbers to ensure that the leaders of their choice are elected into prominent positions to maintain the prevailing stable political condition.

The governor noted that Namibians also needed to make sure they vote for the right leaders who will uphold the country’s constitution and contribute to the betterment of the standard of living of the electorate.