Neckartal Dam gets green light

At a meeting last week at the construction site of the Neckartal Dam, the Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, John Mutorwa spoke to Karas Governor, Bernadus Swaartbooi and Karas Regional Council Chairperson Jan Scholtz.The Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, Hon. John Mutorwa recently paid a visit to the site of the Neckartal Dam near Keetmanshoop. Mutorwa, who was accompanied by Karas Governor, Bernadus Swaartbooi and other stakeholders, stated that although the construction of the dam was interrupted for a very long time, “practical implementation of the awarded tender to construct the dam is now final. The Neckartal Dam Project, which was conceptualized more than a century ago has now become a reality, 23 years after Namibia’s attainment of political freedom and genuine independence,” Motorwa said.