coronavirus

!Gawaxab warns Coronavirus could severely affect Namibia's economy

by editor1 / Mar 11, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Economist Johannes !Gawaxab warns an outbreak of Coronaviru could affect Namibia's economy severely and possibly result in a shortage of food and medicine.

President Geingob visits Hosea Kutako Airport

by editor1 / Mar 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob today visited the Hosea Kutako International Airport to familiarise himself with Namibia's readiness in containing the Coronavirus.

Pharmacies face shortage of Covid-19 protective equipment

by editor1 / Mar 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-Pharmacies around Windhoek could face a shortage of masks, sanitisers and immune boosters due to the outbreak of Covid-19.

Public urged not to panic after South Africa reports first case of Coronavirus

by editor1 / Mar 06, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Ministry of Health and Social Services Executive Director Ben Nangombe has called on the public not to panic as the ministry has put in place measures to ensure preparedness for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Chinese embassy pledges 1 000 reagent testing kits for Coronavirus to MoHSS

by editor1 / Mar 05, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Chinese embassy has pledged about 1 000 reagent testing kits for Coronavirus to the Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS).

South African president urges calm following first confirmed case of Coronavirus

by editor1 / Mar 05, 2020 / 0 comments
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-South African president Cyril Ramaphosa has urged the country not to panic.

Chinese businesspeople are under self-quarantine

by editor1 / Mar 04, 2020 / 0 comments

-More than 200 Chinese business people are under self-quarantine over the coronavirus.

Minister of Health says Namibia will not repatriate citizens from China

by editor1 / Mar 04, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Health and Social Services Minister Kalumbi Shangula today said Namibia does not have the isolation capacity for 500 Namibians under lockdown in China amid the outbreak of the Coronavirus.

Corona outbreak negatively affects Namibia's import of goods from China

by editor1 / Mar 03, 2020 / 0 comments

-A Namibian economist believes Namibia's import of goods from China, the world's second-largest economy, has dropped considerably due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus.

Suspected Coronavirus patient tested negative

by editor1 / Feb 05, 2020 / 0 comments

-A patient admitted at a Swakopmund hospital, suspected to have the Coronavirus, has tested negative.

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