hepatitis E

Khomas Governor encourages proper waste disposal to control Hepatitis E

by editor1 / Nov 15, 2018 / 0 comments

Khomas Governor Laura McLeod-Katjirua has called on Windhoek residents not to dump their waste in the open, as this practice contributes to the escalating Hepatitis E cases in Namibia.

Hepatitis E cases recorded in six more regions

by editor1 / Nov 13, 2018 / 0 comments
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-Hepatitis E cases have now been recorded in six more regions after the first cases were recorded in Windhoek in October last year.

Communities affected by Hepatitis E call for improved sanitation

by editor1 / Jul 06, 2018 / 0 comments

Residents of informal settlements where Hepatitis E was reported want sanitation facilities improved and awareness campaigns run in their area to help contain the virus.

Four Hepatitis E cases reported in Swakopmund

by editor1 / Jul 03, 2018 / 0 comments
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-A statement released by the Erongo Governor Cleophas Mutjavikua confirms four Hepatitis E cases reported in Swakopmund.

Hepatitis E hits Omusati

by editor1 / May 27, 2018 / 0 comments

Ten cases of Hepatitis E have been confirmed in the Omusati Region, while 41 people are under observation after showing symptoms of the disease.

Otjozondjupa joins Ministry of Health to speed up awareness around Hepatitis E

by editor1 / Mar 23, 2018 / 0 comments

The Otjozondjupa regional council has joined the Ministry of Health in its efforts to intensify public awareness around Hepatitis E at the region.

10 People confirmed dead from Hepatitis E outbreak

by editor1 / Mar 22, 2018 / 0 comments

Ten people have so far died from Hepatitis E, out of more than 1 000 cases reported.

Hepatitis E cases in Windhoek increasing at a rapid rate

by editor1 / Feb 26, 2018 / 0 comments

-Hepatitis E has so far claimed six lives and the number of cases are fast increasing .

Havana Youth Group fights Hepatitis E outbreak

by editor1 / Feb 12, 2018 / 0 comments

-In a desperate move to stop the spread of the Hepatitis E outbreak in Windhoek's informal settlements, members of the Havana Youth Group took part in a clean-up campaign, also distributing free Hepatitis E prevention kits.

PDM says state hospitals' lack of hygiene could fuel Hepatitis E spread

by editor1 / Jan 25, 2018 / 0 comments
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-The Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) has criticised a lack of hygiene at state hospitals, saying it risks the continued spread of Hepatitis E disease.