Bank of Namibia Governor said his first 100 days in office have been humbling but did yield accomplishments that are focused on ensuring longer-term success

Bank of Namibia Governor Johannes !Gawaxab has said his first 100 days in office have been humbling but did yield accomplishments that are focused on ensuring longer-term success.

A statement issued after a media event to mark his first 100 days in office today said !Gawaxab took over the leadership role at the bank at a time when the world and Namibia have been hit by the deadly Coronavirus, with its devastating impact on the economy.

The governor has since his appointment had extensive stakeholder engagements aimed at building a bridge between the bank and its constituencies.

He added that he assumed duty with a clear 100-day plan which revolved around three key themes, namely introducing himself and aligning expectations with key stakeholders; crafting a strategic agenda and communicating and starting the execution of the plan.

Despite the current economic challenges, the 100-day plan yielded accomplishments that are preparatory and focused on ensuring longer-term successes.
Source: Namibia Press Agency