Karl Lichtenberg caught people’s attention when he wrote an open letter to President Hage Geingob, which was published in several newspapers, in which he argued, among other things,

Govt to remove 25 percent NEEEF clause

Government is said to have bowed to local and international pressure by removing a clause in the New Equitable Economic Empowerment Framework (NEEEF) draft bill that would have forced white businesses to sell a 25 percent stake to previously disadvantaged Namibians,

Rössing supports NEEEF

Uranium miner, Rössing Uranium, this week called on the crafters of the New Equitable Economic Empowerment Framework (NEEEF) to carefully consider making the proposed 25 percent ownership transfer, sector specific instead of blanket legislation due to the varying capital requirements for the various economic sectors.


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