Stolen cattle recovered from Meatco

At least nine stolen cattle have been recovered from Meatco’s Okapuka Feedlot situated along the Windhoek-Okahandja road, NamPol’s investigative officer, Joseph Kanguaiko, confirmed on Thursday.At least nine stolen cattle have been recovered from Meatco’s Okapuka Feedlot situated along the Windhoek-Okahandja road, NamPol’s investigative officer, Joseph Kanguaiko, confirmed on Thursday.

Senior Meatco managers including Acting Chief Executive Officer, Jannie Breytenbach, have been caught in the middle of a conflict of interest storm after allegations surfaced that a multi-million dollar grass supply tender was awarded to Breytenbach’s brother-in-law,

Meatco could lose export market – CEO

Meatco Acting Chief Executive Officer, Jannie Breytenbach, has warned that the meat processing and marketing company could lose its lucrative export markets in Europe if cattle numbers available for slaughter continue dwindling. Meatco Acting Chief Executive Officer, Jannie Breytenbach, has warned that the meat processing and marketing company could lose its lucrative export markets in Europe if cattle numbers available for slaughter continue dwindling. 

Meatco losses to top N$150m in 2018

The financial situation at Meatco is increasingly becoming desperate with reports that the meat processing and marketing company is projected to incur losses of N$150 million in the current financial year.

Meatco executives jump ship

Troubled meat processing and marketing company, Meatco, has been rocked by the resignation of six of its top executives in a space of six months, a move which has robbed it of over 50 years of collective experience.

Meatco members want board dissolved

Meatco producers have requested the Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, Alpheus !Naruseb, to consider dissolving the Meatco board and restart the nomination and appointment process as soon as possible.

Meatco directors weigh down company

Meat processing and marketing company, Meatco, says it has finally opened a bank account with Barclays Bank UK after several challenges that delayed the process for about six months.

Meatco appoints new Acting CEO

Meat processing and marketing company, Meatco, has announced the appointment of Jannie Breytenbach as the new Acting Chief Executive Officer.

Meatco makes progress with American market

Namibian meat processing and marketing company, Meatco, has moved closer to start shipping beef to the United States (US) after the American Government approved the labelling and packaging issues that had previously delayed exports.
Meat processing and marketing company, Meatco, has been forced into a N$2.35 million settlement with its former chief executive officer, Vekuii Rukoro, to stave off a possible defamation lawsuit.
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