Road safety starts now

From left to right: Deputy Inspector General, James Tjivikua (Namibian Police); MVA Fund CEO  Rosalia Martins-Hausiku; Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Works and Transport, Peter Mwatile; Executive Secretary of the National Road Safety Council, Eugene Tendekule and Namibia Breweries Limited National Marketing Manager, Rosemary Shippiki at the official launch of the Xupifa Eemwenyo Campaign – Road Safety Interventions for 2013/2014.The Xupifa Eemwenyo Campaign was official launched by the MVA Fund and National Road Safety Council (NRSC) last week Friday. The significant campaign with its main role players, the MVA Fund, the National Road Safety Council (NRSC) and the Namibian Police raises public awareness of the detrimental consequences of speeding that ranges from severe injuries and disability to mutilation and death. The campaign is in line with the objective of the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2020.