hepatitis E

Clean-up campaign launched at Otjiwarongo

by editor1 / Apr 18, 2019 / 0 comments

-Otjiwarongo residents have launched a clean-up campaign to promote cleanliness at the town amidst the outbreak of diseases such as Hepatitis E.

NBC, Health Ministry partner in Hepatitis E awareness campaign

by editor1 / Apr 10, 2019 / 0 comments

The Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) and the Health Ministry have agreed to work together to disseminate the relevant information and raise awareness on preventive measures against Hepatitis E.

Proper sanitation needed to tackle Hepatitis E in Windhoek's informal settlements

by editor1 / Mar 17, 2019 / 0 comments

Windhoek will be severely affected by Hepatitis E as long as people in the informal settlements do not have proper toilets.

Journalists urged to report factually on Hepatitis E outbreak

by editor1 / Mar 05, 2019 / 0 comments

-Around 620 cases of Hepatitis E were recorded since the first outbreak of the disease last year.

Hepatitis E blamed on lack of basic services

by editor1 / Mar 04, 2019 / 0 comments

-The Hepatitis E outbreak in Namibia is caused by a lack of basic services such as proper toilets and clean drinking water, which local authorities are supposed to provide.

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.