Mrs. Zelna Hengari, NWR’s Managing Director
Mrs. Zelna Hengari, NWR’s Managing Director

Windhoek, 23 April 2019 – We wish to confirm the suspension of the NWR Managing Director, Ms Zelna Hengari, with immediate effect on 23 April 2019 with full pay. The suspension is pending investigations. We do not at this stage wish to divulge the nature of the investigations.

We wish to further infonn you, that Dr Matthias Ngwangwama has been appointe.d the Acting Managing Director for the duration of the investigations. Dr Ngwangwama was employed previously, as the CFO at NWR for a period of 5 years, and currently holds the position of Chief Officer: Strategy and Projects. We are confident that the company will be in good hands pending the finalisation of the investigations.