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Ohorongo Buildit Brickmaking Academy in Line with the National Development Goals

Ohorongo Buildit Brickmaking Academy in Line with the National Development Goals
Published on: 14 February 2018

Today (14 February), 17 people from the Erongo Region benefited from the free brickmaking skills training offered by the Ohorongo Buildit Brickmaking Academy. The Brickmaking Academy which s...

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From Shack to Shelter – Realizing a Dream

From Shack to Shelter – Realizing a Dream
Published on: 6 December 2017

Twenty members of the Shack Dwellers Federation Namibia (SDFN) officially received keys to their houses from the Deputy Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Hon. Silvia Makgone, at Otavi tod...

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Effective Partnerships for Sustainable Future

Effective Partnerships for Sustainable Future
Published on: 22 November 2017

The Baard Group and Coastal Precast & Paving, from Walvis Bay recently joined the fight against poverty, by also pledging their support to the Shack Dwellers Federation Namibia (SDFN). They ...

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Ohorongo & Metreco Investigates the value of Tyre derived fuel

Ohorongo & Metreco Investigates the value of Tyre derived fuel
Published on: 16 November 2017

In its quest to replacing up to 80% of imported coal with alternative fuels by 2019, Ohorongo Cement together with a Namibia company, Metallurgical Research and Consulting CC (METRECO) are inves...

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Walvis community helps shack dwellers to clear land

Walvis community helps shack dwellers to clear land
Published on: 13 November 2017

ABOUT 1 000 people, including beneficiaries of the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia, businesses and politicians rolled up their sleeves on Saturday to level the dunes near Narraville to make...

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About 500 people on Saturday gathered in Narraville to level dunes where their houses will be built

About 500 people on Saturday gathered in Narraville to level dunes where their houses will be built
Published on: 13 November 2017

These are members of the Shack Dwellers Federation and Namibia Housing Action Group who do not have houses, joined by members of the public and business community. Everyone used shovels to s...

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Ondangwa Shack dwellers aim to grow

Ondangwa Shack dwellers aim to grow
Published on: 19 October 2017

ONDANGWA, 19 OCT (NAMPA)  The Ondangwa members of the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia aim to eliminate shacks in their community as they grow the number of brick houses through the buy...

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Beumer Group: Third Packaging Line For Ohorongo Cement, Namibia

Beumer Group: Third Packaging Line For Ohorongo Cement, Namibia
Published on: 16 October 2017

Ohorongo Cement (PTY) Ltd., part of Schwenk Zement KG, is the only cement manufacturer in Namibia, Africa. Its mission is to cover the national demand for high-quality cement. Up to now, the com...

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Otavi mayor acquire brickmaking skills

Otavi mayor acquire brickmaking skills
Published on: 4 October 2017

The Mayor of the town of Otavi, was one of the participants in the three hour brickmaking training session, held at Build it in Otavi today (04 October). During the training session, Her Wor...

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Ohorongo Cement avails N$9 Million for employee housing

Ohorongo Cement avails N$9 Million for employee housing
Published on: 3 October 2017

Employees of Ohorongo Cement received their Deeds of Sale for land allocated to them by the Otavi Town Council today. The company availed N$9 million that is going towards the purchasing of land...

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Rent-A-Drum clinches notable accolade at the sustainable development event

Rent-A-Drum clinches notable accolade at the sustainable development event
Published on: 26 September 2017

For their innovative waste management and recycling programme, Rent-a-Drum was crowned the Best Established Company in their category, at the 2nd biannual Sustainable Development Awards which to...

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A significant number of women participates in brickmaking training Khomas region

A significant number of women participates in brickmaking training Khomas region
Published on: 13 September 2017

A significant number of women dominated the 5th training session, offered by the Ohorongo Build it Brickmaking Academy, held at Crown Build it in Windhoek today (13 September). Eight women f...

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Ohorongo positive despite depressed building industry

Ohorongo positive despite depressed building industry
Published on: 5 September 2017

FOLLOWING mass retrenchments and severe recession in the construction industry, local cement maker Ohorongo said they will try to survive the recession with zero retrenchments. In an intervi...

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Ohorongo Cement opens new depot

Published on: 18 August 2017

On 17 August 2017, the Governor of Oshana Region, Hon. Clemens H Kashuupulwa, opened the Ohorongo Cement Ondangwa Depot, which will distribute cement to the four Northern regions, and if feasible, export markets to South Angola. The Governor commended Ohorongo Cement f...

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OHORONGO CEMENT – Stimulates Northern Entrepreneurs

OHORONGO CEMENT – Stimulates Northern Entrepreneurs
Published on: 17 August 2017

The Governor of Oshana Region, Hon. Clemens H Kashuupulwa, today (17 August 2017) officially opened the Ohorongo Cement Ondangwa Depot, which will cater for distribution of cement to the four No...

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Omusati Education Directorate joins in the Brickmaking Training

Omusati Education Directorate joins in the Brickmaking Training
Published on: 16 August 2017

The Chief Planner and the Chief Works Inspector of the Omusati Education Directorate formed part of the 14 brickmaker trainees of the Ohorongo Build it Brickmaking Academy session held at Build ...

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Building and financing partners agree to support Shack Dwellers Federation for two more years

Building and financing partners agree to support Shack Dwellers Federation for two more years
Published on: 1 August 2017

The tripartite partnership that supports the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia has been instrumental in the building of almost one hundred new houses over the past year. This week the partner...

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Ohorongo Otavi Community Trust Enusring Adequate Health Care

Ohorongo Otavi Community Trust Enusring Adequate Health Care
Published on: 20 July 2017

Ohorongo Cement through its corporate social responsibility arm the Ohorongo Otavi Community Trust (OOCT), in collaboration with the Support Ulm e.V. Group, a non-profit organization based in th...

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Tackling Poverty Through Skills and Knowledge Transfer in Ohangwena Region

Tackling Poverty Through Skills and Knowledge Transfer in Ohangwena Region
Published on: 19 July 2017

A total of 19 people from the 12 constituencies of the Ohangwena Region received training and guidance in the art of brickmaking, from the Ohorongo Build It Brickmaking Academy in Eenhana on 19 ...

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Ohorongo Cement Accelerates the Completion of Etunda Farm Primary School Hostel

Ohorongo Cement Accelerates the Completion of Etunda Farm Primary School Hostel
Published on: 12 July 2017

Ohorongo Cement through its social investment arm Ohorongo Otavi Community Trust (OOCT), donated a further 36 tons of cement, towards the completion of the Etunda Farm Primary School’s hos...

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