Posted: 7 Mar 2024

A sad day was recorded when on the 05 March 2024, as strong winds lead to the homestead of Ms. Sesilia Shiweda located in Area 7 an informal locality within Lüderitz being gutted by fire. The fire resulted in her entire belongings being destroyed inclusive of the residential structure, in addition to her small business that she was running. The First Servant, His Worship, the Mayor Hon. Cllr. Phillippus A. Balhao and Her Worship, the Deputy Mayor Hon. Cllr. Brigitte Fredericks supported by local businessmen Mr. Lionel Kadhikwa from Kadhikwa Dealers and Chef Jona Levi from the Seaview Restaurant provided aid through the provision of basic food necessities’ during this difficult period, delivered to Ms. Shiweda on the 07 March 2024. Council is further aiding the fire victim in restoring her dwelling.