Who we are
Oshakati Premier Electric (Pty) Ltd (OPE) is an industry-leading distribution and supply company operating within the borders of Oshakati, Namibia and its surrounding areas. OPE is mandated to conduct the business of distribution and supply of electricity, electrical engineering services and other activities related thereto, throughout Oshakati. In support, the company tends to operations and ensures maintenance, upgrading and expansion of the electrical system towards a sustainable dependable power-supply delivery. OPE also install, maintains and operate the Street Lighting and Traffic Lighting installations in town to ensure improved safety and security.
Thanks to the ever-changing electricity supply environment, OPE is committed to implementing alternative generation solutions based on renewable energy and is already in advanced stages of a 5 MWac Solar PV generation investment. Alternative technologies and diversifying the core business is also receiving attention in the form of research and development.
Board of Directors
Dr Regina Shikongo
Mr Orestus Shilunga
Cllr Katrina Shimbulu
Mr Benedictus Mingeli
Mrs Tatenda Nyamutamba
Honorable Hofeni Mutota
Executive management is responsible for the day-to-day management of the company. It consists of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Executive Managers.
Mr. Nelson Sheya
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Leon Hanekom
Executive Manager: Technical Services
Mr. Bennodictus Sheehama
Executive Manager: Finance Corporate Services
To be the preferred electrical services provider in all the areas where we operate.
Through effective and efficient service, provide customers with affordable and reliable electricity, while exceeding shareholders’ expectations; care for employees; ensure innovative and diversified growth; and expand its markets.