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Constituency: Okatjali

Region: Oshana

Councilors Served:  Hon.Paulus Iilonga  Kapia from 1991 -1998

:Hon. Joseph Mupetami MP (Omupiya gwoshigwana)

From  1999 to date

The Constituency is situated 20 km south of Ondangwaand it is bordering with Uukwiyuushona  constituency on the South Western (Omukandu village) and North Eastern  side (Okatale village).

Okatjali is made up by the following villages Okatjali, Okapopo, Oshikondiilongo, Okatunduya, Enkavu, Ekwatambwa, Omutala, Ondiiyala, Opeleka, Onamiva, Omatokele, Ongenga, Oniimbwele, Okatunduya, Omukandu, Iingondji, Ondashaala and most of the area is made up of a big desert on the Southern side of the constituency.

Population

According to the census of August 2011 the population of Okatjali was 3 187

42.5% is made up by people under the age of 14 while people under the age of 59 made up the   population of 48.5% and the smallest of 9% is made up by people above the age of 60years.

Female population is made up by 54.2% while the male population is 45.8%

Government institutions and infrastructural development

  • Ondangwa, Uukwiyuushona, Okatjali – Omuntele gravel road
  • Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare
  • Ministry of Agriculture
  • Police sub station
  • Constituency office
  • Community hall

Schools

  • Onamayongo Primary
  • Okatjali Primary
  • Onekandu Primary
  • Onkumbimbwi/ Onezizi Combined
  • Ashitenga Primary School

Staff component at the constituency office

  • Councilor – Political head
  • Control Administrative Officer – Administrative head
  • Senior Administrative Officer
  • Administrative Officer
  • CACOC Coordinator – Contract
  • Driver
  • Laborers