The Walvis Bay Council has once again allocated the biggest chunk of its 2016/2017 capital budget to land development at the town.
The chairperson of the management committee, Tobias Nambala, during the tabling of the N$363.7 million annual budget, indicated that N$174 million is being allocated for land development.
He added that previous land development projects that are not completed yet, will be carried over to the new financial year.
In total 16 new extensions are envisaged for the new financial year. Five of them are at an advanced stage and will yield about 1269 erven once completed.
Furthermore, N$96 million was allocated to service delivery related projects.