In his remark His Excellency the Vice President of the Republic of Namibia Dr. Nangolo Mbumba presented by Hon. Dr. Zephania Kameeta , Minister of Poverty Eradication & Social Welfare indicated that he was pleased to officiate and exchange some thoughts on Local Government development at the 2nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Association of Local Authorities in Namibia (ALAN), and the Seventh Partners Orientation Conference of the Alliance of Mayors and Municipal Leaders on HIV/AIDS in Namibia (AMICAALL-Namibia), in our premier harbor town of Walvis Bay. Under the theme “The Transition to Sustainable Towns and Territories, The Role of Local Authorities