The Rundu Town Council has elected Isack Kandingu as the new mayor, defying SWAPO Party Secretary General, Sophia Shaningwa’s directive to maintain the status quo.

Rundu’s finances in a mess, again

The Rundu Town Council has once again failed to produce financial statements that reflect the town’s true fiscal position, as the accounting books remain in a shambolic state. 


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