Roads Fund Administration (RFA)

Toll roads will not work in Namibia

The issue of whether to install toll booths on major thruways in Namibia is not new. As soon as South Africa installed theirs some years back, many here wanted to follow lockstep. Studies were done and the idea was not profitable or feasible. Those championing toll roads could not statistically justify the costs involved in constructing, staffing and maintaining toll roads vs the number of cars on Namibia’s roads. Now, when the pressure is on at in any government agency to find money to subsidize shrinking budgets, the toll road story rises again. Constructing and staffing toll roads in Namibia…
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