B1 Road Safety Campaign Launched

The National Road Safety Council and its stakeholders launched a very ambitious month long campaign targeting the B1 Road stretching from Otavi through Otjiwarongo until Okahandja. This campaign, focusing largely on the B1 Route, is aimed at mitigating the impact of road crashes and deter traffic violations on the B1 highway. The campaign is themed “Let’s Be One on B1”, signifying that all road users must have a safety conscious…

Launch of The 2013 Festive Season Campaign

Ahead of the anticipated exodus of people to various holiday destinations, the NRSC together with the MVA Fund and the National Police jointly launched the Festive Season Campaign around the theme: “Mind the Consequences of Speeding”. The aim of the campaign is to educate road users especially drivers of the dangers associated with speeding. The campaign will be three-pronged. The public awareness drive will be supplemented by the commensurate law…

Scholar Patrol

Each year a number of school-going children are killed by vehicle on their way to and from school. In most cases these accidents occur within close proximities of the school. To ensure safety around the school premises and at places where school-going children cross busy roads, scholar patrols are provided.

The legal bases for Scholar Patrols in Namibia is provided under section 74 (4) of the Road Traffic and Transport…