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Parcels for Namibian students to arrive in Cuba on 24 September

by editor1 / Sep 16, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Health and Social Services confirmed that the parcels prepared by relatives and friends of Namibian students currently studying in Cuba will leave from Namibia to Havana, through Johannesburg on 18 September.

Ministry of Health applauds public for providing COVID-19 information

by editor1 / Sep 04, 2020 / 0 comments

-Members of the public have been applauded for being cooperative when providing information regarding COVID-19 to Ministry of Health officials.

Minister of Health compiles COVID-19 burial procedures

by editor1 / Aug 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Minister of Health and Social Services says his ministry has compiled a document setting out procedures and legal requirements related to the burials of those whose deaths are attributed to COVID-19.

Minister calls on Namibians to appreciate health care workers on Heroes' Day

by editor1 / Aug 26, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Minister of Health and Social Services has called on all Namibians to demonstrate and show the necessary respect and support to all health care and frontline workers.

Health workers face COVID-19 exposure at their work, in the community

by editor1 / Aug 12, 2020 / 0 comments

-COVID-19 among health workers are on the increase. This can be attributed to exposure at health facilities where they work and/or exposure in the community.
The head of case management at the Ministry of Health and Social Services Dr Theo-Ben Kandetu revealed this during an earlier interview with NBC News.

Omaheke Health Directorate says it has the capacity, resources to deal with COVID-19

by editor1 / Aug 12, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Omaheke Regional Health Directorate says it has the capacity and resources to deal with COVID-19 pandemic.

Minister of Health appeals for calm among residents of Walvis Bay

by editor1 / Jul 01, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Minister of Health and Social Services is appealing for calm among residents of Walvis Bay as COVID-19 cases continue to increase.

Mbumba commends Health Ministry, regions for initiative to accommodate homeless people

by editor1 / May 30, 2020 / 0 comments

-Vice President Nangolo Mbumba has commended the Health Ministry and regional councillors for an initiative to accommodate homeless people during the COVID-19 State of Emergency.

Rundu Town Council continues to engage street vendors' committee on public health

by editor1 / May 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Rundu Town Council will continue to engage the street vendors' committee on how to ensure that their activities do not constitute a public health risk.

Health official says the COVID-19 road to recovery is a lengthy process

by editor1 / May 02, 2020 / 0 comments

-Director of Primary Health Care Services in the Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS), Naemi Shoopala said the road to recovery for patients who have recovered is a lengthy process.

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