Posted: 3 Feb 2024

The need for enhanced productivity in the wake of the impending growth of the town, goes hand-in-hand with increased wages; and that employees must reward the community with efficiency and dedication post the announcement of the wage increase. These were the sentiments of the Chairperson of the Lüderitz Town Council Management Committee Hon. Cllr. Anna-Marie Hartzenberg accompanied by the Acting Chief Executive Officer Mr. Otto K. Shipanga, during the signing ceremony of the wage increase of 4% backdated to the 01st July 2023, effecting all employees across the board. Council has entered into a two-year agreement with the Namibia Public Workers Union represented by the Lüderitz Branch Organizer, Mr. Lazarus Neshuku on the 02 February 2024 in Lüderitz at the Council Head Office Chambers, attended by Councilors’ staff and shop stewards.