Government to appeal against Fisheries director’s reinstatement
• By Hertta-Maria Amutenja
THE government is appealing against an order from the Labour Commissioner to reinstate former deputy director Anna Erastus who was sacked in July 2020.
Erastus was a deputy director in the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources and headed the directorate responsible for allocating fishing quotas.
In 2014, the Anti-Corruption Commission investigated Erastus over allegations that she had received about N$700 000 from Omualu Fishing Company.
Omualu Fishing is a horse mackerel company owned by Swakopmund-based lawyer Sacky Kadhila Amoomo.
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