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In efforts to tackle structural inequality within the Namibian economy, Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) president McHenry Venaani said there is a need to establish a basic income grant (BIG) for unemployed Namibians between the ages of 18 to 59 in order to suppress poverty levels. The transformation of Karibib as the gateway to the Erongo region looks promising as the town is attracting substantial investments in the mining sector. The 11-member Business Rescue Task Force (BRTF), appointed by President Hage Geingob in July this year, on Friday submitted its interim report to the head of state. The panel responsible for the recruitment of the Okahandja municipal CEO has settled for Alfons Tjitombo. Tjitombo was appointed for a five-year period effective yesterday. The Agra group has nearly doubled earnings in the last financial year, with the company posting a profit before taxation of N$86.4 million, compared to N$42.8 million achieved during the 2019/2020 period. Both local authorities and regional councils owe the country’s water utility, NamWater, about N$500 million. ǀGuitikō - o!nâsib hîa Namibiab sâuǁkhāsib !nâ hâba oresa hōbas ases ge Popular Democratic Movements (PDM) di presidenti McHenry Venaaniba ge mî, ǁnāpab ǂhâsiba hâsa, sîseno Namibiaǁîn hîa 18 kurina xu 59 kōse hân nî ǁkhâkorobe ǀnîkhamikō marirosa ǂhanuba xu !khō!oasa, îb nēs !nâ-ū ǀgâsib ǀnōba ǁgôaxa-ūhe. CEO of the Namibia Investment Promotion and Development Board (NIPDB) Nangula Uaandja has cautioned that more needs to be done to encourage private sector investment in the country. In addition, she advised that government efforts must culminate in the facilitation of private sector investments. The City of Windhoek will consolidate its five different waiting lists for land applicants, including those who submitted names during the 2014 mass land applications. Due to decreasing beef production during 2021 as well as an increase in pork imports, Namibia became a net importer of controlled meat and meat products in 2021. The national rail service operator TransNamib will commence with a rightsizing process through the voluntary retrenchment of about 340 of its employees. Namib Desert Diamonds (Namdia) full year profit after tax amounts to N$13.3 million, which is down by 86% from the prior year’s N$95.2 million.