COVID-19

Family of late Juku Tjazuko calls on the public to take COVID-19 seriously

by editor1 / Jan 04, 2021 / 0 comments

-A family member of the late NBC employee, Alfred Juku Tjazuko has called on the public to take COVID-19 seriously.

COVID-19 travel restrictions decimate income of woodcarvers along Trans Caprivi Highway

by editor1 / Jan 01, 2021 / 0 comments

-Woodcarvers selling along the Trans Caprivi Highway in Kavango East were also affected by the COVID-19 outbreak, as they have lost customers due to the state of emergency regulations imposed on travellers.

Government not considering Ramatex as additional COVID-19 facility

by editor1 / Dec 31, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The Government says it will not consider developing the former Ramatex factory, in Windhoek's Otjomuise suburb, into an additional facility for COVID-19 patients due to an existing ownership legal issue.

Namibia records 564 new positive COVID-19 cases

by editor1 / Dec 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-Minister of Health and Social Services Dr Kalumbi Shangula on Tuesday announced that the country has recorded 564 new COVID-19 confirmed cases and two deaths.

COVID-19 result backlog over 2 000

by editor1 / Dec 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Minister for Health and Social Services, Dr Kalumbi Shangula, said the country has a backlog of over 2 000 COVID-19 samples that need to be tested.

Omuthiya's Othithiya fountain temporary closed to curb the spread of COVID-19 infections

by editor1 / Dec 29, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The water fountain, commonly known as Othithiya at Omuthiya, is temporarily closure as a means to curb the spread of COVID-19 infections.

Namibia records 364 new COVID-19 positive cases, two deaths

by editor1 / Dec 28, 2020 / 0 comments

-Health and Social Services Minister, Dr Kalumbi Shangula on Monday announced that Namibia recorded 364 new COVID-19 positive cases and two deaths.

Visitors to //Kharas warned to comply with COVID-19 health regulations

by editor1 / Dec 28, 2020 / 0 comments

Those travelling to the //Kharas Region are warned against the non-compliance to the COVID-19 health regulations.

Health Minister expects an increase in COVID-19 cases

by editor1 / Dec 28, 2020 / 0 comments

-The number of COVID-19 cases for symptomatic patients and those in need of hospitalisation is on the increase. Health and Social Services Minister Dr Kalumbi Shangua says new cases are expected to rise even higher.

Health Minister says the public sector has enough beds for COVID-19 patients

by editor1 / Dec 28, 2020 / 0 comments

-Reports of private health facilities running out of beds for COVID-19 patients emerged over the weekend. Health Minister Dr Kalumbi Shangula, however, assured the nation that beds for COVID-19 patients in the public sector are sufficient.

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